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2 tribal leaders killed in North Sinai

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Unidentified gunmen kill tribal leaders in separate incidents on same day

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Army kills 7 in Sinai raid

  /  July 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Spokesperson says no civilians were killed

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Al-Arish mortar strikes condemned

  /  July 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Prosecution begins investigation into the attacks

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Rocket explosions in Al- Arish, death toll rises to 8

  /  July 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

One security officer and 7 civilians were killed, including a child, Ministry of Interior

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Russian tourist raped in Sharm El-Sheikh

  /  July 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Suspect, a minibus driver, in custody

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Army destroys tunnels, arrests ‘intruders’ and captures marijuana

  /  July 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

“Very dangerous” alleged militant arrested

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Christian kidnapped in Sinai

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

The incident is the third to take place in June

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Tourism authority achieves highest revenues to date, backs Red Sea projects

  /  June 30, 2014  /  Business  /  2 Comments

The Tourism Development Authority’s board of directors, chaired by Minister of Tourism Hisham Zaazou, agreed to a new deadline for development projects for implementation to be completed after late fees payment.

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4 police officers killed in Sinai

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

Second attack raises Saturday’s death toll to 6

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Two killed in Arish shootout

  /  June 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Gunmen attack police officer, kill two

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US pushes Egypt to address ‘international concerns’

  /  June 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Kerry reiterates concerns over freedoms in Egypt and warns of alienating the US

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Hotels chamber demands property tax to be based on replacement value

  /  June 11, 2014  /  Tourism  /  1 Comment

Using replacement value method would reduce property tax for Cairene hotels by 90%, says deputy chairman

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Cabinet mourns killing of 6 border guards

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

The military says six border guards were killed at the hands of smugglers and outlaws

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Soldier shot dead in Rafah by unidentified assailants

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

Soldier shot in chest, dies from wounds

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Al-Arish natural gas pipeline bombed

  /  May 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Militants bomb pipeline in Sinai for second time in a week, 23rd time since 2011 revolution

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Egypt to enhance strategic relations with China

  /  May 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian delegation at Shanghai conference aims to increase cooperation with Asian countries

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IEDs injure two children in Giza neighbourhood

  /  May 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The two children accidentally triggered the explosive devices while playing

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Unknown gunmen attack Arish pipeline

  /  May 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Pipeline bombed for the 22nd time since Mubarak’s ouster

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To stop terrorism, Egypt needs support and reconciliation

  /  May 19, 2014  /  Opinion  /  11 Comments

By Daniel Nisman When he is (eventually) elected to Egypt’s Presidency, former Field Marshal Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi knows the Everest of his policy goals will be restoring the country’s floundering economy. But before he can take read the rest…

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Al-Sisi meets Sinai representatives; Sabahy says ‘the army… must not rule’

  /  May 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Sabahy addresses controversial topics, while Al-Sisi speaks about development prospects in the Sinai Peninsula on day 11 of campaigning

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Mehleb considers amending touristic land ownership law

  /  May 13, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

PM to meet the head of Sinai Development Authority, Minister of Tourism, and South Sinai governor next week in that regard

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Palestinian among arrested as Sinai security operations continue

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

One recruit dies following Sunday gun fight in North Sinai

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Army recruit killed in Sinai gunfight

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

Armed forces vows to eradicate “black terrorism and groups of darkness” from Egypt

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200 Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis members referred to trial

  /  May 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Prosecution has charged them with founding, leading and joining a terrorist organisation, among other charges

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Travel to Middle East expected to grow 11.9% over next decade: Amadeus Study

  /  May 10, 2014  /  Business  /  3 Comments

Arab Spring had a negative impact on tourism in Egypt and Tunisia, says President of the Federation of Tourism, while Morocco and Turkey benefitted from the crisis

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Preparations for high-level Egypt-Palestine talks underway

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

Reconciliation efforts continue in Doha between Palestinian leaders

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Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis claims responsibility for Sinai bombings

  /  May 4, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Police ramping up presence in Sinai, says interior ministry

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Sinai land allocations to promote diversity of services: TDA Chairman

  /  May 4, 2014  /  Business  /  2 Comments

Tourism Development Authority considering opening up 10m metres to investors in South Sinai

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Friday blasts kill 5

  /  May 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Terrorist forces will not affect the peoples’ will to see the ‘roadmap’ through, cabinet says

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Rafah border crossing opens for two days

  /  April 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Egyptian authorities open the crossing for humanitarian cases upon Palestine’s request

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