RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Egypt

A collection of news and information related to Egypt published by this site and its partners.

Top Egypt Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Pakistan votes to stay out of Yemen conflict,

    Pakistan's parliament voted unanimously Friday to stay out of the Saudi-led air campaign targeting Shiite rebels in Yemen, offering instead to mediate a solution, in a blow to Saudi Arabia's attempts to build a Sunni front in an increasingly sectarian...
  • Egypt militants behind Cairo blast name new leader

    The Egyptian militant group behind a deadly Cairo bombing earlier this week has appointed a new leader after his predecessor was killed in a police shootout, while a separate group operating in the Sinai Peninsula claimed the killing of two police...
  • Jihadist cash lures Syria refugees as international aid dwindles

    Mohammad Deen, a Syrian refugee and father of six, struggles to find the money to meet his children's needs and worries who else might step in with an offer to help. "If Daash approaches my son and gives him $300 to fight with them, he would do it," he...
  • Violence in Egypt's Sinai kills 11 civilians, 2 soldiers

    Military officials say 11 civilians and two soldiers have been killed in three attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai. The officials said a mortar landed Wednesday on a residential area south of Sheik Zweid, a town in northern Sinai, hitting a house...
  • Iran calls on Turkey to help find peace in embattled Yemen

    ISLAMABAD A Turkey-led diplomatic initiative to prevent the conflict in Yemen from spreading in the Middle East showed signs of progress Tuesday at talks in Tehran, where Iran's leadership agreed to work with visiting Turkish President Recep Tayyip...
  • Bomb explodes on central Cairo bridge, kills at least 1

    A bomb blast on a bridge leading to an upscale neighborhood in central Cairo killed a policeman and wounded at least two passers-by on Sunday, hours after Egyptian security forces killed the leader of an extremist group that claimed responsibility, police...
  • AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the Middle East

    In the Middle East this week, a coalition of Iraqi security forces, Shiite militias and Iranian advisers backed by U.S.-led airstrikes dislodged the Islamic State group from the Saddam Hussein's hometown of Tikrit. Iraqi authorities called the rout of...
  • Egypt police raid radio station, detain rights advocate

    The head of an Egyptian human rights organization said Saturday he is being held in a central Cairo police station following a police raid on the group's online radio station. Ahmed Samih, director of the Andalus Institute for Tolerance and Anti-Violence...
  • Mubarak and sons deny charges in corruption retrial

    CAIRO Ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and his two sons pleaded not guiltyon Saturday in the first session of their retrial on corruption charges. "No sir. It didn't happen," each one told the presiding judge at the Cairo Criminal Court when he...
  • Egypt's Islamic State branch claims deadly Sinai attack

    The Islamic State's branch in Egypt has claimed responsibility for a wave of deadly attacks that killed 15 Egyptian soldiers and three civilians the previous day in volatile northern Sinai. A statement posted Friday on a militant website associated...
  • Militants strike Egypt's Sinai, kill 15 troops, 3 civilians

    Islamic militants unleashed a wave of attacks in Egypt's northern Sinai on Thursday, hitting a military checkpoint and killing 15 soldiers there while near-simultaneous attacks elsewhere in the volatile stretch of the peninsula left three civilians dead,...