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Egypt, UAE militaries in 3rd joint training this year

  /  November 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

“Righteous Arrows” exercise aims to “support and strengthen” cooperation

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11 militants killed in North Sinai: Armed forces

  /  November 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Police officer killed in Al-Arish, security forces still tracking down perpetrators

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Fear, violence and hardship part of everyday life in volatile North Sinai town

  /  November 22, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Residents of Al-Arish are caught in the fight between militants and the military

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Military court sentences 20 civilians for armed forces assault

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

One of the defendants refused lawyer, citing he did not recognise legitimacy of military trials

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The fading faces of opposition media under Al-Sisi’s Egypt

  /  November 16, 2014  /  In Focus  /  1 Comment

Egyptian media formed Al-Sisi’s personality cult and is constantly emphasising the fight against “terrorism”

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Fishermen held in attack on navy released

  /  November 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Arrests took place at sea after unidentified “hostile vessels” opened fire on Egyptian navy

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Egyptian and US army officials discuss military relations

  /  November 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

10 apache helicopters to be delivered to Egypt this month

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Egyptian navy boat attacked north of Damietta port

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

3 hostile vessels were destroyed, 20 people arrested

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Militants arrested in Sinai as counterinsurgency operations continue

  /  November 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

“Nothing has improved, there are still killings and incidents every day”, official says

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Traffickers of military and police uniforms arrested: Interior Ministry

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

The Azbakia Police Station investigation department in Cairo arrested a group of men for possessing large quantities of military and police uniforms with the intent of selling them, according to a statement released Sunday by read the rest…

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Egypt calls for ‘return of the Libyan capital’

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

Libyan government orders military to retake Tripoli, calls for civil disobedience in capital

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Better than Syria?

  /  October 8, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

It was back in the late 1980s when I, a young teenager then, visited my Syrian side of the family. In the garden of a family member’s villa, a group of us, all teenagers, gathered read the rest…

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The military and the state: The role of the armed forces in post-30 June Egypt

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

“After June 30, Sisi had one of two options: to succeed or to succeed. He doesn’t have the luxury of failure, in light of the existing political and security threats,” Magda Ghoneim told Daily News Egypt.

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Sobhi meets French counterpart to exchange views on regional security

  /  September 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defence ministers and Egyptian chief of staff discussed cooperation in various fields and latest developments

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Egypt redirects US military relationships

and   /  September 14, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Government’s anti-terrorism statements believed to be for “media consumption”, expert says

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2 militants killed in military raid North Sinai

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

Egyptian military carries out extensive raids to counter militant groups in Sinai

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Egypt and Norway discuss region and agree on future cooperation

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

Foreign ministers discuss bilateral ties and situations in Gaza and Libya

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‘Crying need for financial support’ in Gaza: UNRWA Commissioner General

  /  September 7, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Krähenbühl says “Palestinians are not statistics”

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US approves Apache deal and military cooperation with Egypt

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

Region also needs to work together and improve economic and social procedures to combat extremism, says President Al-Sisi

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US to send 10 Apache helicopters to Egypt

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Kerry describes Egypt as “strategic partner” on regional issues in phone call with Egyptian counterpart

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Egypt to train Libyan police and army forces

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Illegal weapons will be collected, while terrorist groups will be crushed, Libya Military head

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US holds Egypt, UAE responsible for Libyan airstrikes

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  5 Comments

Libyan and Egyptian Foreign Ministers deny any interference

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‘Dangerous terrorist’ arrested as military campaign in North Sinai continues

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

Military destroys tunnel openings in Rafah as part of ongoing campaign to restore security

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Members of ‘Ansar Al-Sharia in Egypt’ militant group referred to trial

  /  August 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Prosecution says the group founder sent some members to Syria for training

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Civilian referred to military prosecution over skirmishes at military-run gas station

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

Military spokesman says he has no knowledge regarding the incident

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Gaza death toll exceeds 770, Israel’s tops 35

  /  July 24, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

UN body says a new humanitarian pause is “urgently needed”

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Hamas has fundamental choice to make: Kerry

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

Kerry discusses Gaza and ceasefire efforts with Egypt’s president and foreign minister

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Death toll rises on both sides in Gaza as fighting enters third week

  /  July 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Over 100,000 Gaza residents flee their homes in mass displacements as the strip faces increasingly grim conditions

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Palestinian losses mount after Israel expands ground operations

  /  July 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  33 Comments

At least 60 people died in a single Gaza neighbourhood as Israeli death toll rises to 7, 5 of whom were soldiers

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Egypt stands by ceasefire initiative; Hamas says there was ‘no serious initiative’

  /  July 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Hamas says ceasefire must be preceded by Israel’s commitment to Palestinian conditions

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