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Egyptian security forces arrest suspected militants after a firefight at the al-Goura settlement in Egypt's north Sinai region, about 15 km (10 miles) from the border with Israel, 11 August 2012. Egyptian troops killed as many as six Islamist militants after storming their hideout at the settlement near the isolated border with Israel on Sunday, security sources and eyewitnesses said.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 22 Apr 2017
Members of Fawakhreya tribe, in cooperation with other tribes, blocked public squares and main streets, including Al-...
 
Egypt's St Catherine's monastery
Taha Sakr 19 Apr 2017
A non-commissioned police officer was killed and other three officers were injured on Tuesday night in a militant...
Funeral of Palm Sunday's victims
Al-Masry Al-Youm 18 Apr 2017
St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Alexandria will hold an open funeral tonight for people to offer their...
AP 18 Apr 2017
The United Nations says nearly half a million civilians have fled Mosul since US-backed Iraqi forces launched a wide-...
Smoke rises in Egypt"s North Sinai as seen from the border of southern Gaza Strip with Egypt July 1, 2015.
REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
Taha Saker 17 Apr 2017
Clashes erupted in the city of Rafah, North Sinai on Sunday between younger members of the prominent al-Tarbiyeen tribe...
Reuters 14 Apr 2017
The US-led coalition against Islamic State on Thursday denied a Syrian army report it had carried out an air strike...
Rage at abandonment by the state as Egypt's Christians dig graves after bombing
Reuters 14 Apr 2017
The Egyptian government needs to do more to protect the country's Coptic Christians from a "wave of...
Prosecution orders DNA tests for identifying victims of Alexandria church blast (photo AFP)
Egypt Independent 13 Apr 2017
The Interior Ministry released a statement on Wednesday indentifying the suicide bomber who targeted St. Mark's...
Egypt Independent 13 Apr 2017
Egyptian Coptic Orthodox churches decided on Wednesday to cancel Easter Sunday celebrations, which mark the...
Authorities shut down central Stockholm in the wake of the attack (J Sandberg / TT news via Reuters).
Reuters 13 Apr 2017
An Uzbek asylum-seeker accused of ramming a truck into a crowd of people in Stockholm last week, killing four people,...