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7 militants killed, 67 arrested in North Sinai: Armed forces

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

Military operations destroyed seven tunnels connecting Rafah to Gaza Strip

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Rafah-Gaza buffer zone to expand to 1km

  /  November 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Decision comes after the armed forces discovered tunnels over 800 metres long

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Israeli navy fires on boat returning from Sinai

  /  November 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Palestinian state media says fishermen injured after Israel navy targeted boat

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8 ‘terrorist elements’ killed in North Sinai operations: armed forces

  /  November 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Unlicensed vehicles, drug laden cars, and “terrorist element headquarters” destroyed on Saturday, claims army

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Sinai enters a new chapter

  /  November 7, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Khaled Okasha The terrorist attack that took place in Karam Al-Qawadees , next to Sheikh Zuweid, will open a new chapter for the entirety of the Sinai Peninsula. Will 24 October represent the end read the rest…

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Israel displayed ‘callous indifference’ in Gaza: Amnesty International

  /  November 5, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The rights group recommends presenting alleged war crimes to the International Criminal Court

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Israel reopens Gaza border crossings

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

Border closed for two days following rocket fire from Gaza to Israel

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1,156 families relocated for ‘secure zone’ on Gaza border

  /  November 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Rafah elders and leaders to meet presidential council

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Rafah ‘elders and leaders’ to meet presidential council

  /  November 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Sinai residents to express vision for future and current issues following establishment of ‘secure zone’ on Egypt-Gaza border

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Israel indefinitely closes Gaza borders after rocket fire

  /  November 2, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The two borders on the Israeli side were closed early Sunday in response to rocket fire from Gaza into the Eshkel region.

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Endowments ministry vows to discipline North Sinai Imams hiding tunnels

  /  November 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ministry warns against the use of mosques for incitement

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Soldiers injured in Sinai bomb amid heightened security

  /  November 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Fresh attack on security forces despite increased military presence in North Sinai

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Armed forces creating ‘secure zone’ on Gaza border

and   /  October 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Residents told to leave homes as military seeks to destroy Gaza tunnels once and for all

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5 Syrian refugees face deportation from Egypt

  /  October 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Amnesty International calls on Egyptian authorities to provide international protection

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Hamas responds to proposed Gaza buffer zone

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

Hamas official says buffer zone supports Israeli blockade, harms Palestinians

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Rafah crossing closed indefinitely after deadly Sinai attacks

  /  October 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Al-Sisi says government “ready to take action to solve the problem on the Egypt-Gaza border at the roots”

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Will Gaza receive pledged donations?

  /  October 22, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Hamas remain sceptical about aid pledges

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Egyptian ambassador to UN calls for end to Palestinian occupation

  /  October 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Amr Abu Atta’s comments came during UN Security Council meeting shortly before peace talks are set to resume in Cairo

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3 soldiers die in Gaza border tunnel collapse

  /  October 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

One officer, two conscripts dead; another soldier injured in collapse

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The lie behind the Gaza Reconstruction Conference

  /  October 15, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Ricard Gonzalez A good-hearted global citizen would assume that the amount of money raised in an international conference of donors under the title “for the reconstruction of Gaza” is for that purpose. However, they read the rest…

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Egypt and Israel admit goods to Gaza

  /  October 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt transferred food supplies, while Israel transferred construction material

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Build-destroy cycle must be broken: Ban Ki-moon

  /  October 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

UN chief visits Gaza, announces start of reconstruction following $5.4bn pledged earlier this week

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Shoukry receives Chinese envoy for Middle East

  /  October 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Two sides discussed need to bolster cooperation and encourage Chinese investment in Egypt

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Shoukry meets Ashton and successor

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

Egyptian foreign minister discussed regional issues with Italian counterpart who is set to replace Ashton as EU High Representative in weeks

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$5.4bn pledged for Gaza reconstruction

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

International community stresses prevention of further conflict between Israel and Gaza

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68 Palestinians deported to Gaza

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

Palestinians caught attempting to illegally migrate to Europe through Alexandria

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Kerry, Shoukry define Egypt’s role in fight against ISIS

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

Egypt’s religious institutions play important role in fight against ISIS, says Kerry

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FAO seeks $33m to help Gaza’s agriculture

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

International organisation seeks to help over 21,000 families and farmers in Gaza

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UK pledges additional £20m for Gaza reconstruction

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

”Return to status quo not an option for Gaza”, says Department for International Development

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In Pictures: World leaders gather in Cairo for permanent Gaza solution

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

International community representatives at the Gaza Reconstruction Conference in Cairo called Sunday for a lasting solution to the Gaza conflict to avoid another turn in the cycle of destructive conflict. President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi reiterated read the rest…

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