Suspected Islamist militants kidnapped an Egyptian soldier in the restive North Sinai province on Friday, security sources said.
Gunmen stopped an ambulance carrying two soldiers south of Al-Arish, security... Friday, 22 May, 2015 - 21:40
Around 800 protesters marched through Sudan's capital on Friday against a court's decision this week to seek the death penalty for Egypt's ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
Sudan's... Friday, 22 May, 2015 - 21:34
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi, who has led a massive ongoing crackdown on Islamists, said on Friday that the fight against extremism in the region must go hand-in-hand with pursuing greater "freedom,... Friday, 22 May, 2015 - 17:30
A suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shi'ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia during Friday prayers, residents said, and up to 30 people were reported to have been killed or wounded.
No one immediately claimed... Friday, 22 May, 2015 - 17:18