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President Sisi says jihadists threaten Egypt’s existence – BBC News


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President Sisi says jihadists threaten Egypt's existence
BBC News
Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi says the country is facing a threat to its existence from jihadists after the military suffered the biggest loss of life in decades in attacks in Sinai. At least 31 soldiers were killed in two attacks on Friday
Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai after checkpoint bombingThe Guardian
31 Egyptian Soldiers Are Killed as Militants Attack in SinaiNew York Times
Egypt Declares Emergency After Sinai AttackSky News
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Posted on 25 October 2014 | 2:43 pm

Line Between Islamists And ISIS Blurs In Egypt – NPR


Line Between Islamists And ISIS Blurs In Egypt
NPR
Among more extreme Islamists, sympathies for the so-called Islamic State are growing — especially in Egypt, where some Islamists are being arrested and accused of terrorism by the police. Share. Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email. Comment …

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 11:57 am

Egypt imposes state of emergency in Sinai after attacks – BBC News


BBC News

Egypt imposes state of emergency in Sinai after attacks
BBC News
Egypt has declared a three-month state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula after at least 31 soldiers were killed in two attacks there. President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has declared three days of mourning in the wake of the suspected jihadist

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 3:13 am

Attacks in Egypt’s Sinai kill 33 security personnel – Reuters


Attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 33 security personnel
Reuters
Egypt has offered to train anti-militant, pro-government Libyan forces while it tries to contain the Sinai insurgency. Security officials say Egyptian warplanes flown by Libyan pilots recently bombed militant targets in Libya. Thirty people were killed

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:21 pm

Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai – Aljazeera.com


Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai
Aljazeera.com
Egypt has declared a state of emergency in the north and centre of the Sinai Peninsula after a suicide car bombing killed at least 30 soldiers. The measures will begin on Saturday at 03:00 GMT "for [a] duration of three months," Presidency Abdel Fattah

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:10 pm

Egypt Declares Emergency in Northern Sinai – ABC News


ABC News

Egypt Declares Emergency in Northern Sinai
ABC News
A coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 10:12 pm

Bomb blast in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula is deadliest attack on army in decades – Washington Post


Bomb blast in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula is deadliest attack on army in decades
Washington Post
CAIRO — More than two dozen Egyptian soldiers were killed in a car bomb attack at a military checkpoint in the restive Sinai Peninsula on Friday, marking one of the deadliest insurgent actions in the country in years, even as authorities have vowed to

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 9:00 pm

Attack on Egyptian military checkpoint kills dozens – The Guardian


The Guardian

Attack on Egyptian military checkpoint kills dozens
The Guardian
Egypt's army suffered one of its biggest losses in recent years when militants killed at least 26 people at a military checkpoint in the northern Sinai peninsula, where jihadi fighters have waged an insurgency since the summer of 2013. Unofficial

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 6:44 pm

New generation of archaeologists takes ancient Egypt into 21st century – The Guardian


The Guardian

New generation of archaeologists takes ancient Egypt into 21st century
The Guardian
Five years ago, if archaeologists digging up pharaonic ruins in Egypt found any human bones, they would usually throw them away. “Most Egyptian archaeological missions looked at human remains as garbage,” said Afaf Wahba, a young official at Egypt's …

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 4:15 am

Israeli soldiers wounded in Egypt border attack – The Guardian


The Guardian

Israeli soldiers wounded in Egypt border attack
The Guardian
“Two soldiers were injured by fire directed at them from Egypt,” a statement from the Israeli military added, without identifying the attackers. The army said a female officer and a male soldier had been injured, both of whom were members of the
Two IDF soldiers injured in cross-border shooting from EgyptJerusalem Post
Two Israeli soldiers wounded in Egypt border attackHaaretz
Missile, fire from Egypt wounds 2 Israeli troopsDaily Mail
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Posted on 22 October 2014 | 6:34 pm

Egypt – Yahoo News Search Results

Egypt blames ‘external forces’ for deadly Sinai attacks

Abdel-Fattah El- Sisi says his administration is “taking measures” on the border with the Gaza Strip

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 5:01 pm

Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi issues order after 31 soldiers were killed in gun and bomb attack in the country's north.

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 4:52 pm

Egypt declares state of emergency as Sinai blast kills 30 troops

A state of emergency came into force Saturday across parts of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula as the military pounded suspected jihadists after 30 soldiers were killed in a suicide car bombing. It was the deadliest attack on the country's security forces since the army deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi last year, to the fury of his supporters. The state of emergency in the north and centre of the …

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 3:57 pm

Egypt leader: 'Foreign hands' behind Sinai attack

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Saturday that an assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 30 troops was a "foreign-funded operation" and vowed to take drastic action against militants.

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:32 pm

Egypt's president: Foreign hands behind attack that killed 30 troops in Sinai

Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi says a deadly assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 30 troops was a "foreign-funded operation." Roaring in front of cameras on Saturday, el-Sissi said there are foreign powers that want to "break the back of Egypt," without elaborating.

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 11:23 am

Attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 33 security personnel

By Yusri Mohamed ISMAILIA (Reuters) – Two attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula killed 33 security personnel on Friday, security sources said, in some of the worst anti-state violence since Islamist President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year. The violence prompted Egypt to declare a three-month state of emergency in parts of North Sinai, where the violence took place, the state news agency …

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 7:43 am

Egypt declares a state of emergency in northern Sinai, after attack kills 30

EL-ARISH, Egypt – A co-ordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since the overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:59 am

Egypt declares emergency in northern Sinai

EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — A coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since the overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.

Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:58 am

Egypt's Christians, attacked for supporting Sisi, patiently await payback (+video)

Egypt's Coptic Church threw its support to President Sisi after the overthrow of Mohamed Morsi. But the military has been slow to deliver on its pledge to repair churches damaged in Islamist reprisals.

Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:03 am

Don't prejudge Egypt's new draft NGO law, says minister

By Stephen Kalin and Lin Noueihed CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt's minister of social solidarity has urged civil society groups not to prejudge a new draft law for non-government organizations (NGOs), which they fear will roll back freedoms won in the 2011 uprising and could threaten their existence. Ghada Wali said the draft was still open to revision and could be further amended by parliament, which …

Posted on 23 October 2014 | 3:40 pm

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Egypt imposes state of emergency in Sinai after bomb kills 30 soldiers

Authorities crack down after suspected jihadist car bomb killed scores of Egyptian soldiers at a checkpoint in Sinai






Posted on 25 October 2014 | 1:34 am

Grenade attack kills two policemen in Egypt’s Sinai

Policemen’s patrol car in Egypt’s restive North Sinai province hit by rocket propelled grenade killing two and injuring a third






Posted on 17 October 2014 | 5:18 am

Egypt warplanes hit Libya militias, say officials

Egypt deepens its involvement in fight against Islamist militias who have taken over key parts of Libya, with unnamed officials saying Egyptian warplanes have bombed their positions in the city of Benghazi






Posted on 15 October 2014 | 8:16 pm

Egypt warplanes hit Libya militias, say officials

Egypt deepens its involvement in fight against Islamist militias who have taken over key parts of Libya, with unnamed officials saying Egyptian warplanes have bombed their positions in the city of Benghazi

Posted on 15 October 2014 | 8:16 pm

Bomb explosion in central Cairo injures a dozen people

Second attack in Egyptian capital in a month sees car and shop fronts destroyed near the Supreme court






Posted on 15 October 2014 | 5:26 am

Watch: container ships collide on Suez Canal

Video shows the moment that two container ships collide at the mouth of the Suez Canal in Egypt on Monday






Posted on 30 September 2014 | 9:31 am

Watch: container ships collide on Suez Canal

Video shows the moment that two container ships collide at the mouth of the Suez Canal in Egypt on Monday






Posted on 30 September 2014 | 9:31 am

Egypt court postpones Hosni Mubarak verdict

An Egyptian court postpones the verdict in the murder retrial of deposed president Hosni Mubarak to November






Posted on 27 September 2014 | 10:24 am

Abdullah Elshamy: ‘Freedom can’t be compromised’

Al-Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy, released from Egypt’s most notorious jail in June, tells the Telegraph about his ordeal






Posted on 25 September 2014 | 6:21 am

Egypt postpones trial of American hunger-striker in ‘critical’ condition

Ohio State University graduate held for 13 months without charge found unconscious in his cell, bleeding from the mouth






Posted on 23 September 2014 | 1:56 pm