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Libya's militant groups: from Islamic State to Muslim Brotherhood

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi declared in a televised speech that the Egyptian Armed Forces launched airstrikes against specific camps in...

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Sisi ratifies new law allowing state full control over NGO work in Egypt

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi ratified on Monday a new law that is set to regulate the work of non-governmental organizations...

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Staff of blocked news outlets threaten to protest at Press Syndicate

A number of staff from local media outlets whose websites were blocked in Egypt held a meeting at Al-Bedaiah newspaper headquarters Tuesday to...

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In photos and video: Three young people offer street dogs care, safe haven

Safe shelter for stray dogs in Egypt’s streets is hard to come by; however, street dogs that risk extensive extermination...

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Independent Daily News Egypt denounces recent online block from anonymous state authority

Following recent block of 21 news websites in Egypt over charges of supporting terrorism or being financed by the outlawed...

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Nasr City police killer arrested, Hasm vows more attacks in video

The Interior Ministry released a statement on Tuesday evening supported by video footage of one of the perpetrators of the recent...

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Egypt blocks 21 news sites including Qatari channel Al-Jazeera for supporting terrorism

Several Qatar-affiliated news outlets and other local news websites were blocked in Egypt on Wednesday in the wake of allegedly false footage...

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Egyptian-Italian man murdered in London after 'making eye contact' with locals

A young Egyptian man, who holds Italian citizenship, was reportedly murdered Monday when four locals stabbed him in the parking...

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Most of Egypt's classes hit in the pocket by soaring food prices ahead of Ramadan

As the Muslims’ holy month of Ramadan gets closer, most Muslims parents around the world pay great attention and time...

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Prominent lawyer Khalid Ali to be investigated for establishing unauthorized political party

The Dokki prosecution affiliated to the Giza governorate decided on Sunday to summon former presidential candidate and prominent lawyer Khalid...

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Sinai Province leader added to US terror list

The US state department has placed Abou Osama al-Masry, the leader of the Islamic State-affiliated group Sinai Province, on its...

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Timing not right to declare my stance on 2018 presidential elections: Sisi

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi touched on bilateral relations with the US and Saudi Arabia, as well as local issues, in the...

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Sinai Province praises Al-Tarbiyeen tribe, backs down in describing it as 'apostate'

Following the recent war declaration by North Sinai’s second largest group, Al-Sawarka, against the IS-affiliated group Sinai Province, anonymous militants...

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Murder still not ruled out in Magdalena case: Polish prosecutors

The Polish prosecution team, who came to investigate the circumstances surrounded Magdalena Zuk’s apparent suicide, said the possibility of murder...

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