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A screenshot from a video posted by Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis showing the bombing of a police vehicle that killed six officers on Rafah-Arish road.
A third attack by suspected Islamist militants in Egypt killed a police officer in Suez city, raising the death toll from the three attacks to 27, medical and security sources said on Thursday. The roadside bomb in...
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A banner reads "Empty Tank" as tens of cars queue at petrol station, Cairo, January 16,2012 amid fears of an oil shortage.
Egypt is considering whether to reduce fuel subsidies by 20 billion Egyptian pounds ($2.64 billion) next fiscal year, but it needs to study the social implications before coming to a decision, the investment minister...
17:13
Women hold rally in Cairo to demand investigation into protestor deaths
 A group of women protested in Cairo on Thursday against the death of Shaimaa Sabbagh and around 25 other activists allegedly killed by security forces at recent rallies marking the anniversary of Egypt's 2011...
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Egyptian president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi Visisting France.
 A crackdown on protests in Egypt is not expected to provoke widespread unrest that threatens President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's rule, as most Egyptians crave an end to years of political turmoil that have...
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Ahmed Abul Nazr, chairman of Nahdet Masr Party
A political party leader has urged President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to use his legislative powers to champion his proposition of cancelling parliamentary immunity starting from the upcoming elections slated for 22 March-7...

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UNESCO’s General Conference chairman Ping Hao made a tour on Thursday at...
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Kasr al-Nil Bridge
Overlooking the Cairo Tower, the Opera House and the Arab League building, 150-...
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Former Vice-President of Supreme Constitutional Court Ali Awad, former...
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Egypt Independent has obtained exclusive photos of deposed President Mohamed...
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Protesters opposing Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy shout slogans against him and members of the Muslim Brotherhood during a demonstration in Tahrir square in Cairo June 30, 2013.
Egypt’s people and its army launched a new chapter in the country's...
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