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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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Border security is a ‘sacred mission’: Defence minister

  /  August 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

More arrested as security campaign in Sinai continues

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Mubarak awaits court ruling, due on 27 September

  /  August 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Mubarak’s interior minister Al-Adly described 25 January as a conspiracy and 30 June, a revolution

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Explosion in Maadi causes child minor injuries

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

Security forces inspecting the area afterwards found two similar explosive devices and dismantled them

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HRW to release report on Rabaa, despite denial of staff’s entry into Egypt

  /  August 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

This is the first time ever for HRW staff to be refused entry into Egypt, including during Mubarak’s regime

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Final death sentences handed to 12 for policeman’s death in Kerdasa

  /  August 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The policeman was shot dead during a massive security operation in the village

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Car bomb explodes, another prevented in Giza

  /  July 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Rural village rocked by early morning explosion killing 3

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Aid convoy to Gaza forced to turn back

  /  July 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Convoy prepared by group of political movements stopped at the border for security reasons

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At least 7 dead in airport clashes amid mounting concerns on Libya violence

  /  July 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Amid escalating violence, voices calling on Libyan parties to end fighting and engage in dialogue are raised

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Egypt’s Army Chief of Staff meets Libyan counterpart to discuss border security

  /  July 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Military leaders discuss means of securing common border and halt illegal crossing

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Egypt’s foreign minister meets Libyan counterpart

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

Foreign ministers discuss latest developments in North African country, prepare for conference on Libyan border security

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Security to be intensified in wake of bombings: MOI

  /  July 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The ministry blamed the Muslim Brotherhood—classified by Egypt as a terrorist organisation—for “creating a state of chaos”.

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Criminal incidents will not deter gov’t from uprooting terrorism: Mehleb

  /  July 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The cabinet began its weekly meeting by taking a minute to mourn the deaths caused by recent bombings

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Al-Sisi, Ibrahim meet over security concerns

  /  July 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Terrorism, police training among topics discussed

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Egyptian trucks held in Libya released

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

Egyptian trucks held in Libya for several days in the latest incident of several faced by Egyptians in the country

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Police officer shot dead in Sohag

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

Interior ministry says officer killed in campaign to arrest members of cell allegedly responsible for a number of crimes

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