Latest in Tag: Sinai Highlight

Rotating Banner

Latest in Tag: Sinai


Page 6-1 ISIS - Public Domain

The economic toll of the new age of terrorism

    In the wake of the recent attack in Nice, the ongoing battle against Islamic State (IS) insurgency in Sinai and Sirte, and the feelings of shock, confusion, and uncertainty that ensue, we must raise the question: what is the real price of terrorism? The attack in Nice is the latest in a string …

Mohamed Samir

A military base in Al-Arish

(Photo Public Domain)

6 police personnel injured in IED attack in Al-Arish

Six police officers were injured on Friday in an attack that targeted a security convoy in Al-Arish, North Sinai. The attack took place in western Al-Arish as an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) planted by unidentified assailants detonated when the police patrol was on the move. Islamic State-affiliate, Sinai Province, is believed to be responsible for …

Daily News Egypt

Urban inflation has declined to register 8.5% in November, compared to 11.5% in October, the Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS) reported on Wednesday.

(AFP Photo)

Poverty rate rises while solutions are lacking, low-income citizens in Upper Egypt, Sinai most affected: experts

The Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics (CAPMAS) announced that the percentage of the population under the poverty line jumped from 26.3% in 2012/2013 to 27.8% in 2014/2015. With every price increase the government announces, low-income citizens in Egypt are greatly harmed and left wondering how to deal with the increasing challenges present in …

Daily News Egypt