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At least eight militants were killed and 12 others injured in Sheikh Zuweid in an airstrike launched by the Egyptian army Wednesday
(AFP Photo)

Police killed in North Sinai attack

A senior officer at the Central Security Forces (CSF) was killed Wednesday evening in Al-Arish city in North Sinai, the Ministry of Interior said. It added that unidentified gunmen shot at a security installment near Al-Arish police station, which resulted in a gunfire exchange, killing the officer. An ongoing military operation known as “Retribution for …

Amr Khalifa

The Egyptian Lie

In the personal realm a lie is but a simple three letter word that can be destructive. When interjected with bureaucracies, businesses and nation states the lie undercuts the ultimate necessity in the relationship between citizen and state: trust. If the past 10 days are any indication Cairo has a serious and growing trust issue. …


Croatian hostage beheaded

A photo that circulated the Internet showed Salopek’s body next to “Islamic State” flag

Ismailia Beach Club on the Suez Canal (credit: Emir Nader)

Reflections of history on the Suez Canal

“The tour boat passes a mosaic depicting the glorious triumph of the Egyptian people in re-capturing Sinai… The soldiers look upwards and onwards, towards progress and towards the future”