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Police forces foil deadly attack in Al-Arish

Police forces stationed on a highway in northern Sinai’s city of al-Arish managed on Monday to curb a militant attack...

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Egyptian-American Muslim teen murdered in US

A 17-year-old American Muslim girl with Egyptian origins was murdered on Monday after being accosted and kidnapped by a stranger in...

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Blocked news websites in Egypt go active at dawn, witness suspension in afternoon

Several social media users and officials from a number of media outlets, that were recently blocked in Egypt, said in...

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Former presidential candidate calls for popular referendum on Red Sea islands agreement

Former Presidential Candidate and former Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq called on the Egyptian government to carry out a popular referendum...

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Anonymous militants assassinate prominent police figure in Dakahlia Governorate

Head of Security Detection department in the city of Sherbin at Dakahlia Governorate Ahmed Hussein was killed on Monday morning...

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Egypt calls for UNSC investigation into Qatar $1billion ransom paid to terrorist group in Iraq

Egypt urged on Thursday the UN Security Council [UNSC] to undertake investigations on charges stipulating that Qatar paid a ransom...

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Water slides: an innovative way to enjoy Fayoum's lakes, dunes and deserts

As the government launches strategies and promotional campaigns to boost Egypt’s ailing tourism industry, Hany Amr has thought up an...

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US Embassy in Cairo warns of possible attacks on religious sites in Egypt

The US Embassy in Cairo released on Monday a security message for US nationals in Egypt warning of possible terrorist attacks...

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Fate of 300,000 Egyptian expats in Qatar still unknown

Egyptian expatriates in Qatar woke up on Monday to the news that Egypt had decided to sever diplomatic ties with their...

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Yemen, Libya follow four Arab countries in cutting diplomatic ties with Qatar

Yemen and Libya have brought the number of Arab nations that decided to sever diplomatic relations with Qatar to six....

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Will Sudanese Foreign Minister recent's visit to Egypt end political tensions?

After a period of political tension and accusations flung back and forth between the two Nile countries, Sudanese Foreign Affairs Minister...

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Black Shark attack helicopters to arrive in Egypt soon: Russian Deputy Prime Minister

As part of a bilateral agreement signed in 2015, Egypt’s Air Force will soon be enhanced by a delivery of...

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Al-Azhar suspends its charity PSA that shows Upper Egypt people as drinkers of dirty water

Egypt’ Supreme Council for Media Regulation announced that Al-Azhar decided on Thursday to suspend broadcasting its sponsored controversial Ramadan televised...

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Al-Azhar uses Cairo Metro's internal radio to practice preaching

For the sake of delivering the right teachings of Islamic religion to all Egyptians, Egypt’s Metro Company recently signed an...

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