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Video: UK Embassy's officials wander Islamic Cairo using Tuk Tuk

  A video of officials from the UK Embassy in Egypt driving around a Tuk Tuk (three wheeled motorized vehicle...

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Egypt supports national state in Syria, rejects presence of militias: Presidency

Presidency spokesperson Bassam Rady said Sunday that Egypt adopts a policy towards Syria that is based on keeping the country...

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Military court sentences 36 to death for 2017 church bombings

An Egyptian military court issued on Tuesday preliminary death penalties for 36 out of 48 defendants accused of bombing of...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

Security forces curb planned suicide attack in North Sinai's Al-Arish

Egypt’s security forces curbed a suicide bombing attack on Thursday which targeted an army stationing point inside the North Sinai...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

71 militants killed, 158 stationing points destroyed in 'Sinai 2018' operation: Army spokesperson

Following two weeks of Egypt’s comprehensive nationwide military operation aiming to eliminate the presence of terrorism in the country, official...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

Islam allows women to propose to 'good' men: Azhar cleric

A high-ranking cleric and member of the Fatwa committee of the Sunni world’s main Islamic institution Al-Azhar Ahmed Refa’at said...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

Egypt's government not 'partner' in $15 bn Israeli gas deal: Sisi

  Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi asserted on Wednesday that the Egyptian government is not part of – or a...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

Army spokesman denies mistaken bombing of Al-Arish military stationing point

Egypt’s Armed Forces spokesman Tamer al-Refeai denied on Tuesday the authenticity of news reports claiming an airstrike conducted by a...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

IS-affiliate brutally slaughters boy for affiliation to Al-Tarabin tribe

The Islamic State (IS)-affiliated terrorist group “Sinai Province” published photos on Monday that showed a brutal slaughter of a boy the...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

Sinai Province slaughters six civilians including two children in North Sinai

The IS affiliated group Sinai Province released on Tuesday photos of five civilians they decapitated and another they killed by...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

Young Egyptian successfully designs sports car emulating Ferrari, Lamborghini

With a dream that surfaced five years ago of constructing a sports car designed 100% in Egypt, and after passing...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

Egypt's trade unions show support for Africa’s UNESCO nominee Moushira Khattab

The official campaign of Moushira Khattab, the Egyptian candidate to lead the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO),...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

Amidst blur political scene: Who do Egyptians welcome to be 2018 Presidential candidate?

Egypt’s political sphere should be occupied by discussions about the forthcoming presidential elections, set to begin in a few months,...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago

Egyptian woman to sue father over 'unprecedented staleness,' lack of tenderness

A young Egyptian woman has filed a lawsuit against her father — a former presidential candidate — due to what...

Taha Sakr Taha Sakr 2 years ago