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US to deliver Apache helicopters to Egypt, relaxing hold on aid

  /  April 23, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

The decision will help Egypt’s counter-terrorism operations in the Sinai Peninsula, the Pentagon said.

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Al-Tayeb in Aswan for reconciliation

  /  April 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The conflict, which extended for days, left 26 people dead and dozens injured

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Aswan tribal clash death toll reaches 26

  /  April 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Victim dies in hospital as groups attempt to extend three-day truce

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23 dead, at least 12 injured in Aswan clashes

  /  April 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  5 Comments

After two days of violence, reconciliation and police mediation has failed; governor asks army to intervene

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Egypt army extends power by taking charge of Gulf aid

  /  March 29, 2014  /  Business  /  2 Comments

Bread is a politically-explosive issue in Egypt – failure to deliver it at an affordable price has triggered major riots in the past and the government wants to boost its storage capacity to reduce its reliance on international markets.

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MOI considering weapons from Russia

  /  March 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Minister of Interior Mohamed Ibrahim told reporters that US, EU “stifling” arms

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Al-Sisi reshuffles army leadership

  /  March 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Changes made in the Egypt’s second army and Southern Military District

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ANHRI condemns attack that killed five military policemen

  /  March 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Arab human rights group calls Saturday’s attack “black terrorism”

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Al-Sisi on official visit to UAE

  /  March 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Defence minister overseeing final stages of military exercises and meeting officials

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Court ruling shows strains on Egypt-Hamas relationship: experts

  /  March 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Cairo Court for Urgent Matters banned activities of the Palestinian movement temporarily

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Egyptian Engineers Assembly to boycott Engineers’ Syndicate elections

  /  March 4, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Engineers’ Syndicate elections will take place in April

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Egypt army chief ‘can’t ignore demands’ for presidential bid

  /  March 4, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Sisi is seen by his supporters as a strong hand who can stabilise Egypt following three years of unrest ignited by the 2011 uprising that toppled longtime ruler Hosni Mubarak.

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Army kills alleged Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis member, destroys ‘field hospital’ in Sinai

  /  February 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Increased efforts to suppress militant activity in Sinai continue

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Three hikers dead in Saint Catherine blizzard, one still missing

  /  February 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Four hikers were rescued and evacuated as search for final member continues

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Op-ed review: Youths and the army

  /  February 2, 2014  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

Six misguided groups and a surviving one Ezzedine Choukri Fishere Columnist Ezzedine Choukri Fishere wonders how it is possible that even though the majority of voters are made up of young people, they are not read the rest…

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Gunmen bomb Sinai pipeline, army strikes back with arrests

  /  January 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Sinai pipeline attacked for third time this month, while army destroys “militants’” tunnels and cars

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SCAF mandates Al-Sisi presidential bid

  /  January 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defence minister Al-Sisi is promoted to field marshal

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Egypt top brass weighs Sisi presidential bid

  /  January 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt’s military rarely promotes senior officers to the rank of field marshal.

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Egypt army meets on Sisi presidential bid: state media

  /  January 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

AFP – Egypt’s top army command discussed a possible presidential bid by army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi at a meeting on Monday, state media reported. The Supreme Council of the Armed Forces “is meeting to read the rest…

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Government gears up for 25 January

  /  January 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Ministers of Defence and Interior meet ahead of 25 January, Police Day

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UAE Chief of Staff meets with Sedky Sobhy, military leaders in Cairo

  /  January 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Meeting focused on cooperation between the two nations

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UAE prime minister hopes Al-Sisi ‘stays in the army’, clarifies position later

  /  January 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign Ministry spokesman declines to comment on allegations regarding Emirati interference in Egypt’s domestic politics

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18 suspected terrorists arrested in north Sinai, four arrested in Ismailia

  /  January 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Security on “high alert” ahead of upcoming national referendum

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Army arrests 12 year-oldboy in Sinai

  /  January 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Official statement says boy was monitoring security forces for militants

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Rafah crossing to open on Wednesday and Thursday

  /  January 7, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The border crossing has been closed since 27 December

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Anas Al-Beltagy arrested for inciting riots in universities

  /  December 31, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Arrested Al-Azhar students held for 15 more days pending investigation

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Hamas member arrested for planning car bombing of security site

  /  December 25, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Hamas member calls the news a “fabrication”

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Suspended Logic

  /  December 7, 2013  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

By Dr Mohamed Fouad Last week, we spoke about the gripping polarisation turned mass mania. We have seen how it became easier and less painful to choose sides rather than be pragmatic about any situation. read the rest…

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Military police arrests two photojournalists

  /  December 7, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Journalists accused of vandalising military property

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Military production minister dies

  /  December 3, 2013  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Minister of Military Production Reda Hafez dies on Tuesday

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