In a press conference, the ministry said internal and external elements were involved in the plans targeting the president or the president’s foundation.
A military officer and four soldiers were killed in a terrorist attack in North Sinai, where seven of the attackers were also killed and a collection of machine guns, walkie talkies, hand grenades, and ammunition were seized Wednesday.
Saudi Arabia condemned the attack and affirmed Saudi support to Egypt against threats to its security and stability. The Kingdom also hailed the role played by the Egyptian Army in facing such terrorist attacks.
Qatar strongly condemned on Saturday the terrorist attack that targeted a water lift station west of Sinai, which killed 11 military personnel, including an officer, and injured five others.
The attack has claimed the lives of dozens of innocent people, including children, the ministry said, extending condolences to the Congolese government and people and to the families of the victims.
Egypt extends its sincere condolences to the government and Iraq people, and to the families for the death of the victims, wishing a speedy recovery for the injured.
Egypt has condemned a terrorist explosion outside a hospital in Liverpool city in the UK.
Egypt strongly condemned on Wednesday the attack that targeted a military hospital in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Tuesday.
Egypt has strongly condemned the heinous terrorist attack by suspected Boko Harram fighters on rice fields near the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, Saturday.
Egypt affirms its solidarity with Saudi Arabia in the measures it takes to preserve its security and the safety of Saudi citizens everywhere.
Egypt strongly condemned the brutal attack perpetrated in northern Mozambique by extremist militias, killing more than 50 civilians.
“Egypt strongly condemns and rejects these terrorist incidents and stresses that they totally contradict with human instinct and instructions of monotheistic religions,” the ministry added.
Also, four officers, three non-commissioned officers and eight soldiers were either killed or injured during the operations, the statement noted, without specifying the exact number of deaths.
On Thursday, a terrorist attack in the same area either “killed or injured” 10 army members, according to the military spokesman.
“Such abortive attempts will not stop the brave Armed Forces’ men from defensing the resources of the nation,” the ministry said in a brief statement.
The United Arab Emirates on Friday denounced a terrorist attack on North Sinai's Bi'r al-Abd city, which caused the death or the injury of eight army soldiers and two officers, according to the military spokesman.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has mourned the Armed Forces martyrs who were killed and injured in North Sinai terrorist attack on Thursday.
Yesterday, during the last hours before the dusk-to-dawn curfew, dwellers of the crowded Amiriya district were shocked by the sound of gunfire.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi mourned the death of Mohamed al-Houfi, a police officer who was killed in fire exchange with terrorist elements in Cairo on Tuesday, and wished the injured policemen speedy recovery.
Egypt condemns the terrorist attacks that targeted civilians and military personnel in northern Burkina Faso over the past days, causing the death of many citizens mostly women, the foreign ministry said in a statement.