Egypt condemns attacks in Niger killing 100 villagers

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 10:33 GMT

The assaults took place Sunday by 100 militants who were riding motorbikes.

Egypt PM delivers speech at Arab Media Forum held by Dubai Press Club

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 01:57 GMT

Madbouli showcased that many terrorist groups used social media to propagate their discourse.

Afghan FM urges setting roadmap to expand cooperation with Egypt

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 02:01 GMT

Egypt's Minister of Foreign affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday a video call from his Afghan counterpart.

Egypt’s Sisi, European Council President urge establishing international forum to fight extremism

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 07:34 GMT

Sisi affirmed that noble religious values have nothing to do with extremist acts and expressed rejection that any religion is stained with terrorism charges.

Egypt's PM pledges commitment to balance between freedoms, needs of national security

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 03:17 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli delivered Sunday a speech at the House of Representative.

Egypt’s President: Insulting prophets hurts feelings of millions, should stop

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 03:39 GMT

Muslims should not bear the brunt of the actions of a deviated group, Sisi said.

Saudi Arabia voices support to Egypt’s right to secure its western borders

Sat, 20 Jun 2020 - 10:33 GMT

Saudi Arabia on Saturday affirmed its support to Egypt in “its right to defend its borders and people against acts of extremism and terrorist militias and their supporters” in Libya.

19 terrorists killed in Sinai raids, 5 military personnel killed or injured: Army

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 10:30 GMT

Military engineers could detect and destroy five explosive devices that were planted to target the armed forces.

WYF 2019 discusses hate speech promotion on social media

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 02:18 GMT

The "Combating Extremism & Hate Speech on Digital Platforms"’ panel discussion examined the definition of hate speech and the different approaches to deal with it.

Sisi, Senegal's president talk cooperation to counter extremism

Thu, 12 Dec 2019 - 08:34 GMT

Sisi on Wednesday expressed Egypt's willingness to cooperate with Senegal, as a country that spreads moderate Islamic thought in West Africa region, to combat extremist ideology, the Presidency said in a statement.

Sisi urges continuing fight against terrorism, crime

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 - 10:04 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday urged relevant authorities to continue to exert maximum efforts to counter terrorism.

Palestinian scholar: Terrorism biggest challenge facing Islamic nation

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 - 11:28 GMT

Supreme Sharia Judge in the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Sedki Al Habbash on Tuesday asserted that the biggest challenge facing the Islamic nation is extremism and terrorism.

Egypt's Endowments Ministry to launch counter-extremism center

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 - 10:33 GMT

The center is set to include specialists in religions, languages and humanities to counter extremism.

Egypt seeks expressing interests of African peoples: Sisi

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 01:56 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Saturday said that Egypt is seeking to express the interests of the African peoples and their need to achieve stability and progress.

FM urges Syrian political process in meeting with U.S. envoy

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 - 04:02 GMT

Shokry and Jeffrey examined the latest developments on the Syrian scene and the updates of counterterrorism efforts.

Al-Azhar Observatory celebrates its fourth anniversary since opening

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 07:20 GMT

Al Azhar Observatory for Combating Extremism issued on Monday a detailed report on its publications.

Endowments min. warns of International Union of Muslim Scholars

Mon, 08 Apr 2019 - 12:09 GMT

The minister said it is not credible, and backs the terrorist ideology

Essebsi asks judiciary to make decision on Muslim Brotherhood

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 - 08:59 GMT

“The judiciary must make a decision on the secret society of the Muslim Brotherhood...What is happening is a threat to the national security,” the Tunisian president said.

Somalia’s security part of Egypt’s national security: FM

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 - 04:24 GMT

Awad presented the developments on the Somali scene including measures taken to rebuild state institutions and develop security forces.

Sisi urges African judicial collaboration to face terrorism, extremism

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 - 06:19 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received on Tuesday the chief justices of African constitutional and supreme courts.