Counter Terrorism

Sisi heads meeting with Supreme Council of Armed Forces on counter-terrorism efforts

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 10:35 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met with the Supreme Council of Armed Forces Monday to discuss concerted counterterrorism efforts with other state institutions and protecting the pillars of national security on all strategic levels.

Egypt hosts ‘Coast and Desert’ in Mohamed Naguib military base

Sun, 09 Dec 2018 - 04:56 GMT

This comes as part of the army’s, as well as the political leadership’s focus, on strengthening ties with neighbouring states and allies.

Bahrain arrests four Iranian-trained extremists

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 - 10:30 GMT

Bahrain Interior Ministry has announced that four extremists were arrested on Wednesday for their involvement in the explosion of an oil pipeline last year.

Paris conference condemns the Qatari Support for Terror

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 - 07:45 GMT

International conference dubbed "Qatar, the Muslim Brotherhood, and the sponsorship of terrorism" kicked off Thursday evening in Paris.

UK police making urgent inquiries over metro incident

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 - 12:28 GMT

London police said on Friday they were making urgent inquiries to track down who was responsible for an explosion at a metro station.

Overview of Egypt-Algeria relations: 65 years of diplomatic ties

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - 02:18 GMT

The leadership in both Egypt and Algeria is keen to preserve strong relations in various political, economic, and cultural levels that date back to 1952.

UN Sec Gen condemns terrorist attack in Rafah

Sat, 08 Jul 2017 - 08:33 GMT

The UN Secretary General condemned in a statement on Saturday the terrorist attack against a checkpoint in Rafah, Egypt.

Egypt, Germany discuss joint efforts to counter terrorism

Thu, 18 May 2017 - 12:28 GMT

The German Foreign Ministry hosted the first bilateral meeting between Egypt and Germany to discuss the joint efforts to counter terrorism on Monday.