Egypt blacklists fugitives Moataz Matar and Mohamed Ali

Mon, 19 Dec 2022 - 05:17 GMT

The decision came into force on the day of the publication in the official gazette.

89 terrorists killed in Egypt's North Sinai, weapons, vehicles seized

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 11:39 GMT

A total of 89 high-risk terrorists were killed in the operation zone of North Sinai in the recent past period, according to a Sunday statement by the General Command of the Armed Forces.

Egyptian nun mourns Coptic victim of Sinai terrorists in moving post

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 03:03 GMT

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."

IS executes elderly Copt, threatens 'crusaders' worldwide and supporters of the Egyptian army

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 07:26 GMT

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.

Hamas 'transgressions' result in Rafah border crossing closing off to vehicles, commodities

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 01:12 GMT

Rafah border crossing has been closed to vehicles and commodities owing to "transgressions by Hamas, according to a Monday statement.

High-risk criminal killed, two others arrested in shoot-out in Upper Egypt

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 05:23 GMT

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.

2 terrorists killed in Police raid in Egypt's Qalubiya

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 02:27 GMT

Two terrorist elements were killed in a police raid in Qalyubia governorate, while both were planning for a terrorist attack.

In pics: Terrorist cell arrested in Alexandria over 'fabricated videos' on Egypt

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 12:32 GMT

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.

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.

Several terrorists killed in military raids in Egypt's North Sinai: Army spox

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 03:35 GMT

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.

Militants force Turkey, Russia to shrink patrolled area on day 1

Tue, 17 Mar 2020 - 12:54 GMT

Hundreds of Turkey-backed militants blocked sections of the M4 highway connecting Aleppo with Latakia on March 15.

Police kills 17 terrorists during fire exchange in Arish

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 05:36 GMT

Seventeen terrorists were killed, Tuesday in an exchange of fire with police forces in Obeidat district in Arish, North Sinai, the Interior Ministry said.

3 terrorists killed in fire exchange with police in North Sinai

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 - 02:37 GMT

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.

Final verdict in Hesham Ashmawy’s case postponed to December 1

Wed, 02 Oct 2019 - 11:00 GMT

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.

Uncovering terrorists represents national duty: Awqaf minister

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 - 09:01 GMT

Awqaf Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa said Friday uncovering terrorists, topped by Muslim Brotherhood members represents a religious and national duty.

9 terrorists killed, leading terrorist captured in police raid in Greater Cairo

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 - 12:12 GMT

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,”

Police kills 6 terrorists near Bahariya Oasis: Interior Ministry

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 - 01:16 GMT

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.

5 terrorists, number of security forces killed in attack at Arish checkpoint

Wed, 05 Jun 2019 - 08:28 GMT

Terrorists attacked a security checkpoint in southern Arish city in Sinai at dawn of Wednesday

Security forces kill 6 terrorist affiliated with Hasm

Thu, 11 Apr 2019 - 11:24 GMT

Six terrorists affiliated with the Islamist militant group, Hasm Movement, were killed Thursday, during a fire exchange with security forces.

In Pics: PM inaugurates MENA Conference to fight terrorism

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 - 10:55 GMT

Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli inaugurated Wednesday the Middle East and North Africa Conference to counter terrorism.