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Prosecution starts probe in El Arish attacks

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

The Public Prosecution started on Tuesday a probe in Monday's terrorist attacks in El Arish city in North Sinai that left three policemen and one civilian dead.

Popular Mobilization Forces retakes Sinjar town: Iraq

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Iraqi security sources said that the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) on Tuesday extended control over all of Sinjar town in the northern province of Ninawa province.

October war victory landmark in Egypt's history:Egypt's Military Attaché

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Egyptian Military Attaché to China Colonel Bahaa Salem Omara hailed the Egyptian-Chinese relations.

Egypt, World Bank discuss 3rd batch of $3B loan

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Sahar Nasr on Tuesday discussed with World Bank Chief Executive Officer Kristalina Georgieva accelerating measures to sign the third batch of a WB loan to Egypt.

Dollar exchange rates stable at major banks in Egypt

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

The US dollar exchange rate was relatively stable during morning transactions at major banks on Tuesday.

International medical teams arrive to Somalia

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

International medical teams arrived on Tuesday to Somalia to offer aid to the victims of the bombing of a booby-trapped truck in central Mogadishu.

Iraqi forces retake Bai Hassan oil fields in northern Kirkuk

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Iraqi forces retook control over Bai Hassan oil fields in northwestern Kirkuk after the withdrawal of Peshmerga forces from them.

Egypt, Latvia discuss plans to operate flights to Riga in 2018

Tue, Oct. 17, 2017

Latvian Ambassador to Egypt Iveta Sulca discussed on Tuesday with representatives of Egyptian travel agencies plans to operate flights from Cairo.