An Egyptian nun mourned a Coptic man who was executed by terrorists in North Sinai in a moving Facebook post, saying the victim was "a lion."
A 62-year-old Copt was executed by the Islamic State (IS) in a video released on Sunday, where IS militants threatened Christians of Egypt and warned them that their fate will be like their elderly victim.
Rafah border crossing has been closed to vehicles and commodities owing to "transgressions by Hamas, according to a Monday statement.
The three criminals are fugitives and were handed down sentences of the death penalty and life imprisonment for charges of deliberate murder, the attempt of murdering and possession of illegal weapons.
Two terrorist elements were killed in a police raid in Qalyubia governorate, while both were planning for a terrorist attack.
The Ministry of Interior has arrested a terrorist cell in Alexandria over producing fabricated videos on Egypt, as part of the efforts to reveal hostile plans by terrorist Brotherhood organization.
Military engineers could detect and destroy five explosive devices that were planted to target the armed forces.
One of the elements were killed during the raid, Spokesman Tamer Al-Refae said, while the other six were killed in a hideout while attempting to escape.
Hundreds of Turkey-backed militants blocked sections of the M4 highway connecting Aleppo with Latakia on March 15.
Seventeen terrorists were killed, Tuesday in an exchange of fire with police forces in Obeidat district in Arish, North Sinai, the Interior Ministry said.
The Interior Ministry announced on Thursday killing of three terrorists in North Sinai after an exchange of fire with the police, in a press statement.
Cairo Criminal Court postponed to December 1st the final verdict in terrorist Hesham Ashmawy’s lawsuit over involvement in terror attacks that killed more than 50 people as a result of terror attacks.
Awqaf Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa said Friday uncovering terrorists, topped by Muslim Brotherhood members represents a religious and national duty.
Security forces arrested a leading member of Lewaa al-Thawra terrorist movement called Mahmoud Ghareeb Qasim, who was using the fictitious name “Khalaf el-Dahshury,”
Security forces killed six terrorists in a gun battle near Bahariya Oasis in the Western Desert, about 375 km southwest of Cairo, the Interior Ministry said.
Terrorists attacked a security checkpoint in southern Arish city in Sinai at dawn of Wednesday
Six terrorists affiliated with the Islamist militant group, Hasm Movement, were killed Thursday, during a fire exchange with security forces.
Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli inaugurated Wednesday the Middle East and North Africa Conference to counter terrorism.
The elements planned to carry out a series of terrorist attacks on critical targets including prominent figures, the Interior Ministry said.
An Egyptian police officer was killed on Saturday while attempting to defuse an explosive device found at a church in an eastern Cairo suburb.