Police Day

Egypt's banks, stock market off on Thursday for January 25 Revolution, Police Day

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 - 10:18 GMT

Trading will be resumed on Sunday 30th of January 2022, according to the EGX.

Memory of the day: Battle of Ismailia erupts in 1952

Tue, 25 Jan 2022 - 10:59 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on January 25.

In celebration of Egypt’s Police Day: King Senusret's head statue displayed at entrance of Egyptian Museum in Tahrir

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 03:29 GMT

The Egyptian Museum in Tahrir currently displays the head of King Senusret III at the main entrance as the artifact of the month, to shed light on the legal system in ancient Egypt.

'Given the big budget allocated to rural development, the outcome better be satisfactory,' Egypt's Pres. addressing officials

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 11:58 GMT

The project – worth LE500 million – covers 1,500 villages housing 50-55 million dwellers, who compose half of the Egyptian population.

In Pics: Citizens, police officer celebrate national police day nationwide

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 - 02:08 GMT

Policemen were joyfully meeting citizens on the streets, offering them and their children roses and candies in celebration of the 68th anniversary of the National Police Day.

Why ‘January 25’ chosen for Police Day in Egypt?

Sat, 25 Jan 2020 - 12:37 GMT

The day January 25 marks multiple important incidents that Egypt has witnessed over the past 70 years.

Police Day anniv.: Sisi hails security forces’ ‘sacred’ war against terror

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 - 01:10 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on Thursday has praised the sacrifices made by police personnel on January 25th, 1952, when 50 policemen were killed in the north-eastern city of Ismailia by the British colonization, saying it would remain in the me

Sisi lays wreath at Police Martyrs Memorial ahead of national celebration

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 - 08:54 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi laid a wreath on Thursday at the Memorial of Police Martyrs in the headquarters of the Police Academy, to celebrate the 68th anniversary of the Egyptian Police Day.

More than 6K inmates released on Jan. 25 anniversary

Fri, 25 Jan 2019 - 02:09 GMT

After being released, the inmates would be under the Ministry’s department of subsequent supervision, which monitors the released prisons’ attitude after being re-integrated into the society

'A Martyr’s life', new documentary to be released on Police Day

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - 11:00 GMT

“A Martyr’s life” is a new documentary expected to be released on the anniversary of January 25 revolution and Police Day.

Army deployed to help police secure Jan. 25 celebrations: statement

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - 10:45 GMT

The Defense Ministry said that joint patrols will deploy to deal with any attempt to break the law.

Sisi lays wreath at Memorial of Police Martyrs

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 - 09:16 GMT

Sisi on Wednesday laid a wreath at the Memorial of Police Martyrs in the headquarters of the Police Academy.

Exceptional visit for Egypt's prisoners on Jan. 25 anniversary

Mon, 21 Jan 2019 - 03:26 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior granted inmates one exceptional visit on the occasion of the 67th Police Day on January 25.

Cabinet approves presidential pardon of some prisoners on Police Day

Thu, 20 Dec 2018 - 11:57 GMT

The cabinet under Moustafa Madbouli approved on Thursday a presidential decree pardoning some prisoners on the occasion of the anniversary of Police Day.

Over 640 prisoners out of jail per presidential pardon

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 - 10:38 GMT

Egypt's Prison Service usually holds several meetings and committees to determine the prisoners' entitlement to get a presidential pardon.

Swimmer Husseini to stretch Egyptian flag across Nile

Fri, 26 Jan 2018 - 09:30 GMT

Egyptian swimmer will help placing the Egyptian flag on the surface of the Nile River on Saturday, as part of the National Police Day celebrations.

Why January 25 is Police Day in Egypt

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 - 02:11 GMT

The reason January 25 is Police Day in Egypt dates back to 1952 when 50 policemen were killed and 80 were wounded in Ismailia by the British colonization.

What did Muslim Brotherhood do to January 25 Revolution?

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 - 04:04 GMT

The Brotherhood, along with other Islamist forces, voiced their intention of forcing Sharia law upon Egyptians on July 29, 2011

Sisi pledges to avenge murder of policemen

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 - 12:30 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi expressed his appreciation for the courage of policemen and their long-standing sacrifices.

Sisi celebrates Police Day at Police Academy

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 - 08:41 GMT

Interior Ministry holds a grand ceremony on Wednesday in the new Police Academy in New Cairo.