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The Egyptian Defense Ministry plans to dispatch Egyptian troops to Central Africa as part of the UN's new mission there and to boost Egyptian contributions to the United Nations peacekeeping missions, especially in Africa.   "The move...
Egyptian maritime sources at Cairo airport said, on Thursday, that authorities suspended flights between Cairo and Libya's regional airports because of the security situation.   The sources added that Egyptian authorities received a tip...
The Egyptian Foreign Ministry critcized Thursday the killing of American journalist James Folly by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, considering it a brutal incident that violates the teachings of Islam and human ethics.   Foreign...
Giza Criminal Court will resume on Thursday the trial of 188 defendants over storming and burning Kerdasa police station.   The prosecutor accused the defendants of joining an illegal group, assaulting police, premeditated murder, attacking...
Cairo Criminal Court on Wednesday postponed the trial of political activist Ahmed Douma and 268 other defendants, including 16 detained and nine fugitives, to 3 September. They are accused of violent acts outside the Cabinet building. The court...
The Supreme State Security Emergency Court on Wednesday sentenced the Jordanian spy Bashar to 10 years in prison and his accomplice, the Mossad officer, to life in absentia. They have been convicted of spying for Israel and informing the Jewish...
Mortada Mansour, chairman of the Zamalek Club, said that he received a phone call on Wednesday from President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to check on him after the assassination attempt on his life earlier this week. “Sisi told me that he supports me...
Cairo Criminal Court on Wednesday sentenced in absentia former Trade and Industry Minister Rachid Mohamed Rachid and his daughter Alia to 15 years in prison and fined them LE522 million and a similar amount to be repaid to the government.  ...
Egypt's population reached 87 million on Tuesday at 6:46 pm, according to the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). CAPMAS said that the population increased by one million in the past six months, averaging 5,604...
Cairo Criminal Court on Wednesday postponed the trial of toppled president Mohamed Morsy and another 14 members of the Muslim Brotherhood over the alleged killing of protesters outside the Ettehadiya Palace to 25 August. The session was postponed...