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March 15, 2014
An armed group which belongs to the Muslim Brotherhood “terrorist group” attacked the soldiers after they finished their dawn prayers, according to a military statement.
March 4, 2014
Judge says all Hamas activities inside Egypt are now banned and offices must be closed in another sign that security forces plan to squeeze the Palestinian militant group that runs the Gaza Strip.
March 3, 2014
The two were sentenced following a retrial for the manslaughter and torture of Khaled Said in June 2010. His death rallied protesters in the 2011 revolt that toppled Hosni Mubarak.
March 2, 2014
As Egypt waits with bated breath for Field Marshal El Sisi to say he will run for president, militart officials close to him say he is spending his days talking with experts about national issues and assembling a team of advisers to help run his...
March 1, 2014
Abdullah Morsi, the son of former Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi, was arrested for posession of two hashish cigarettes found in his car.
February 25, 2014
Ibrahim Mahleb was announced as the new prime minister-designate and voted to form a new government, telling Egyptians: "We want to build our country".
February 24, 2014
The cabinet resigned after weeks of unrest. But some believe the move is intended to free Field Marshal Abdel Fattah El Sisi from his post as defense minister so he can run for the presidency.
February 18, 2014
Ansar Beit Al Maqdis has threatened to attack any tourists still in Egypt after February 20.
February 17, 2014
A bombing that killed three South Korean tourists and an Egyptian bus driver highlights the failings of Egypt's police force. Nadine Marroushi reports from Cairo
February 16, 2014
The trial of Egypt's former president was adjourned until February 23 as his lawyers walk out of court
February 13, 2014
Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah El Sisi came to Moscow for talks aimed at securing Russian assistance — stagnant since the late Soviet era — which could replace subsiding support from Cairo’s more recent ally Washington.
February 12, 2014
The visit by Egyptian Field Marshal Abdel Fattah El Sisi to Russia is his first trip outside the country since he rose to prominence last year
February 9, 2014
Egypt's interior ministry says it uncovered a cell organised by a Muslim Brotherhood leader that killed five policemen in an attack last month.
February 6, 2014
Army says the Kuwait newspaper misinterpreted a statement from Egypt's top military commander Abdel Fattah El Sisi that he has decided to run in the presidential election scheduled for April.