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Al-Masry Al-Youm 03 Apr 2015
The National Council for Human Rights called on Egyptian authorities to reconsider the number of curfew hours,...
Al-Masry Al-Youm
Reuters
02 Apr 2015
The attack on five army checkpoints along the Arish-Rafah road in North Sinai has left 22 dead, including 18 soldiers...
A boy walks near army trucks carrying tanks and vehicles, expecting opposition against militants, arriving at Rafah city, some 350 km (217 miles) northeast of Cairo, 9 August 2012. Egyptian police fought gunmen in northern Sinai's main town of al-Arish on Thursday, state television reported, a day after security forces began a crackdown on Islamist militants in the region.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 24 Mar 2015
People in the restive Sinai Peninsula have been informed of a third phase of evacuations to be made as part of...
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Friday cut short a visit to Ethiopia for a regional summit, returning home to deal with a wave of deadly militant attacks (AFP Photo/)
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 Feb 2015
A police officer who shot dead a hospitalized bombing suspect linked to the Muslim Brotherhood has said that he was...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 14 Jan 2015
People in Sinai have been in a state of panic after the dead bodies of five citizens were found at different areas of...
Abdel Fatah Harhour
Al-Masry Al-Youm 08 Jan 2015
Egypt starts on Thursday the second phase of evictions at the border city of Rafah, a security measure that seeks the...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 04 Dec 2014
Military troops have started on Thursday warning residents in Rafah to leave during the second phase of evacuation of...
Reuters 26 Nov 2014
Egypt opened the Rafah border crossing on Wednesday to allow thousands of stranded Palestinians to return to Gaza but...
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Al-Masry Al-Youm 19 Nov 2014
  Military jets launched on Tuesday airstrikes south of Sheikh Zuwaid and Rafah cities after notifications on...
Reuters 17 Nov 2014
Egypt will double to one kilometre (0.62 mile) the depth of a security buffer zone it is clearing on its border with...