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Flash protest in Mohamed Mahmoud Street in downtown Cairo

  /  November 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Timing and location were highly symbolic, as the protest took place two days before the anniversary of the Mohamed Mahmoud Street clashes of 2011

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Cairo University students react to security measures on campus

  /  November 17, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Students say security measures are necessary but criticise enforcement

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Student dies in police custody

  /  November 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Muslim Brotherhood statement claims student was tortured to death

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Police detonate car bomb in Al-Arish, North Sinai

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

Armed forces arrest 18, including the alleged perpetrator of July’s Al-Farafra attack

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Militant killed in nationwide army operations

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

Three dozen arrested during the operations, said military spokesman

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German ambassador praises security situation in Egypt: Interior ministry

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

German security apparatuses agree with Ministry of Interior to exchange information about “terrorist elements”

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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 renews support for Libya’s ‘legitimate institutions’

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

Announcement comes days after top Libyan court orders dissolution of Libya’s parliament

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Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis denies pledging allegiance to ISIS

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

An unsubstantiated statement affirming Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis’s loyalty to ISIS went viral on international news outlets

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Shoukry in Addis Ababa for talks over Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

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

Al-Sisi’s message emphasised the importance of strengthening bilateral relations between the two countries.

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AU panel discusses Sudan stability, security issues

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

Shoukry underlines efforts made to enable Libyan government restore stability

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Interior ministry announces dismantlement of militant cells

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

Interior ministry spokesman Hany Abdel Latif announced on Saturday that security forces have dismantled five militant cells in different parts of the country. One cell was based in the governorate of Damietta and included individuals who read the rest…

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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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Egyptian, Cypriot, Greek foreign ministers meet in Nicosia

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

Talks occur on security, energy and tourism ahead of 8 November meeting in Cairo

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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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Security guard companies demand judicial seizure and arming of security personnel

  /  October 21, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Vice chairman of the Division of Security Services, said that Falcon Group’s crisis has caught the interest of all security guard companies and caused them to reconsider their future in the local market.

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Libyan tribal leaders gather in Cairo for unity talks

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

Egyptian foreign minister meets Arab League envoy to discuss Libya’s political path

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University professors gain government assurances on new law

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

9 March movement vows to continue working to “defend the independence of universities and academic freedoms”

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UPDATE: Security firm withdraws personnel from universities following protests

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

The private company later claimed in a statement that none of its personnel withdrew

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21 militants killed by security forces

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

Prominent militant allegedly amongst dead

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Egyptian national shot dead in Benghazi in militia crossfire

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

Egyptian foreign ministry remains concerned over security and political situation in Libya

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Students Against the Coup protest Al-Sisi’s visit to Cairo University

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

Students organised a protest in Tahrir Square, ahead of scheduled visit

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Will Egyptians restore their sense of security?

  /  September 13, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Egypt faces increased militancy and crime following 25 January Revolution

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Police sergeant, passerby killed in drive-by shooting

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

Explosion in a separate incident left several police personnel injured, in the continued targeting of security personnel

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Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis claims responsibility for attack on security convoy

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

A video surfaced showing convoy exploding into thick black smoke

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11 killed in attack on North Sinai security convoy

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

Landmine planted on Rafah-Sheikh Zuweid Road, perpetrators unknown

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Egyptian shot dead in Libya

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

Thousands of Egyptians have recently been evacuated from restive neighbour Libya

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At least 17 killed in microbus sinking in Luxor

  /  August 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

All of the deceased belong to the same family, Luxor security says

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Anti-Coup Alliance calls for partial strike

  /  August 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Escalation comes after the pro-Morsi alliance organised weekly protests throughout the past year

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Suspects in Mortada Mansour assassination attempt arrested

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

Ultras White Knights group says members’ homes were raided; Ministry of Interior denied allegations

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