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6 convicts in ‘Arab Sharkas cell’ case executed

  /  May 17, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

This is the 12th execution to take place since beginning of 2015

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Judicial bullets and Egyptian insecurity

  /  May 16, 2015  /  Egypt, Opinion  /  No Comments

Egypt has become one massive kangaroo court for Islamist opponents of the Al-Sisi regime. The security repercussions of such systematic repression and injustice may potentially lead the shortening of the life span of a regime read the rest…

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3 judges killed, 2 others injured hours after Morsi’s death sentence

  /  May 16, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Reports on the death of the fourth circulated in North Sinai, says resident

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600 terrorists arrested in April: Al-Sisi

  /  May 13, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Numbers of arrested militants much higher than prison and detention facilities capacity, says rights lawyer

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At least 3 civilians killed in North Sinai road-side explosion

  /  May 13, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Bombing took place at same time Defence and Interior Ministers visit North Sinai’s security sites

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Defence, interior ministers visit North Sinai’s security forces

  /  May 13, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defence minister urges security forces to maintain vigilance and readiness to face potential threats

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Wounds and medicines of Sinai

  /  May 12, 2015  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Analyst Khaled Okasha and Sinai activist Said Ateeq present an image closer to reality in the ‘neglected’ peninsula

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70 Sinai residents released from Azouli military prison

  /  May 10, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Residents had been randomly arrested, says Sinai-based activist

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Sinai tribes gather to announce support for armed forces

  /  May 10, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The prominent Al-Tarabeen and Al-Sawarka tribes were present at the conference

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2 conscripts dead in North Sinai following militant attack

  /  May 9, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The military spokesperson announced killings of at least 700 militants since October

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Arabia Group’s Sinai project implementation expected by end of 2015: Chairman

  /  May 4, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Security issues hinders project’s progress, Tarek Shoukry said

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Matariya bomb blast injures 6, several other bombs defused

  /  April 20, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Among the injured were two army conscripts, while bombs were defused near Ramses Square and Al-Shorouk

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Court places Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis on terrorist organisations list

  /  April 18, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The court referred its alleged founder and seven others to the list on Saturday

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‘Protecting and securing Egypt is of utmost importance’: Al-Sisi

  /  April 18, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

President’s speech tackled “increased” attacks on security personnel, rumours about Egyptian army in Yemen, and postponed parliament

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Terrorism in Egypt decreased by 65%: Interior Ministry

  /  April 15, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Attacks in Sinai and other Egyptian cities continue, according to ministry statement

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Turkey condemns Sinai bombings, despite strained relations with Egypt

  /  April 14, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Turkey and Egypt have been locked in dispute since ouster of President Mohamed Morsi, ending economic ties between two countries

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174 killed, over 600 injured in Q1 2015

  /  April 14, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

North Sinai “bloodiest zone” in over 1,000 violent events across Egypt at beginning of 2015, says Democracy Index

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Sisi State vs Sinai State

  /  April 13, 2015  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

Five months ago, after another massive attack, Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi declared the situation to be an existential struggle. Months later, Al-Sisi is a student in desperate need of a Sinai strategy tutorial. North Sinai experienced three read the rest…

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2 security personnel injured in Helwan bomb explosion

  /  April 13, 2015  /  Egypt  /  No Comments

Bombs also went off in Zagazig and Sinai

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5 policemen killed in Al-Arish car bomb

  /  April 12, 2015  /  Egypt  /  No Comments

The car bomb targeted a security checkpoint

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Egypt’s investments threatened by security situation:  Security Experts

  /  March 12, 2015  /  Egypt, Egypt Economic Development Conference, Politics  /  No Comments

A shift from security targets to telecommunication branches, banks and electricity units has been witnessed recently 

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US confirms Kerry’s Economic Summit participation

  /  March 10, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

US Secretary of State will attend Economic Summit and meet with President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi

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3 conscripts killed, 3 others injured in Sheikh Zuweid explosion

  /  March 9, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

North Sinai governor to disburse EGP 448,000 for families harmed as a result of 29 January explosion

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Hamas terrorist case postponed to 28 February, spokesperson blasts media ‘incitement’

  /  February 22, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Spokesman speaks of campaign in Egypt to incite public against movement

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Reflections of a female Bedouin candidate on upcoming elections

  /  February 14, 2015  /  interviews  /  No Comments

Daily News Egypt interviewed Na’sa Ibrahim, a female Bedouin activist from South Sinai who will run individually for the seat in the Ras Sidr and Al-Tor electoral district.

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What are the existing strategies in the face of terrorism and extremism?

  /  February 8, 2015  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

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4 Bedouin development communities created in North Sinai

  /  February 8, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

155 feddans will be utilised for agriculture and fish farming, says minister

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9 Muslim Brotherhood members arrested in North Sinai

  /  February 8, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

“State of Sinai” claimed IED explosion targeting a military vehicle Sunday

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Court sentences 3 to death for ‘conspiring’ with Al-Qaeda

  /  February 8, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Convicts planned terrorist operations against officers in Sinai, court says

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Security crackdown kills 20 ‘takfiris’ in North Sinai

  /  February 7, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Militants used bases to launch attacks against army and police, say security sources

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