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Nearly 300 people arrested in Sinai military raids

  /  December 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Most of detained individuals were illegal immigrants

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Two ‘State of Sinai’ militants allegedly killed in Cairo

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

Militants were responsible for several terrorist attacks, say Ministry of Interior

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New militant video allegedly shows masked gunmen running North Sinai checkpoint

and   /  December 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The footage also includes images of executions of alleged “army collaborators”

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Militants kill police conscript in Alexandria drive-by shooting

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

Military officer shot multiple times in Cairo previous day

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Drive-by shooting injures army officer

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

Officer now hospitalised after militants attacked him

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Five ‘State of Sinai’ militants killed in Sharqeya raid: Ministry of Interior

  /  December 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The suspects allegedly planned to carry out major terrorist attacks in coming days

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Military operations in Sinai kill 14 militants

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

Armed forces arrested 45 militants, five of them wanted, the rest suspects

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Military raid in North Sinai kills 5 militants

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

The raid targeted areas in Al-Arish and Sheikh Zuweid

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17 terrorists killed, 11 others arrested: Armed Forces

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Military operations comes within framework of armed forces to “ultimately eliminate terrorism”

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Captain of container ship that struck fishermen boat arrested

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The prosecution ordered their detention for four days pending further investigations, state media reported.

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British Embassy in Cairo re-opens, security issues ‘resolved’

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Relations with Egypt rest on “people – not a building”: British Ambassador

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Egyptian fisherman killed in Rea Sea collision with container ship

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

At least eight fishermen are believed to be dead, many still missing

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10 fighters killed in Sinai air raid

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

Security sources reported that a vehicle was destroyed, suspected to have been used in launching the attack

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US senate report on CIA reveals widespread use of torture

  /  December 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Document refers to torture of detainee rendered to Egypt

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North Sinai curfew reduced to 11 hours

  /  December 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Curfew part of emergency law measures imposed in North Sinai after 24 October militant attacks

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The return of the caliphate: between Islam and politics

  /  December 8, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

ISIS is obsessed with the myth of the Mehdi, and is preparing for his reign, claim AUC professors

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Schools set to reopen in North Sinai border towns

  /  December 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Counterinsurgency operations are still underway but “we cannot suspend schooling forever”, says governor

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7 ‘terrorist elements’ killed, 15 others arrested in Sinai

  /  December 2, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The militants participated in “terrorist schemes” against the armed forces, says military spokesman

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Shoukry calls for cooperation to combat terrorism in Middle East and Africa

  /  December 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

EU counter-terrorism coordinator stresses EU’s “seriousness” in combating terror

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UK lifts travel restriction in central Upper Egypt

  /  November 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

British ambassador looks to provide support for Egyptians

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3 ‘terrorists’ killed in Sinai military operations: Armed forces

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

Military arrests 21 “terrorist suspects” in Sinai over three days

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Egypt authorities must end Sinai home demolitions: Amnesty

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

Ongoing wave of home demolitions and forced evictions amid media blackout must stop, group says

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607 protesters died in Rabaa Al-Adaweya sit-in: Committee report

  /  November 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Committee holds government accountable for the number of casualties, issues recommendations

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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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Egypt could send troops to guarantee a Palestinian state, reassure Israelis: Al-Sisi

  /  November 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Tony Blair, Shoukry discuss Palestine amid rising tensions

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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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Police officer abducted in South Sinai

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Security forces were able to find the policeman hours after his abduction

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Muslim Brotherhood ‘demons’ trained by terrorist organisation: Prosecution

  /  November 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Morsi says he is outside the court’s authority, trial postponed

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Rafah-Gaza buffer zone to expand to 1km

  /  November 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

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

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3 killed in armed forces Sinai operations

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

Twenty-three arrested as armed forces continue operations against militants

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