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ICC Rejects Request to Probe Egypt's Military

ICC says it rejected a bid by the Muslim Brotherhood to probe the military's alleged crimes against humanity in Egypt.Elad Benari, 5/2/2014, 4:16 AM

Egypt's Sisi Hints He Will Run for President

After many rumors, Sisi finally says he can't 'turn his back on calls by majority of Egyptians' for his presidential campaign.Ari Yashar, 3/4/2014, 6:28 PM

Egypt's Army: Sisi Was 'Misinterpreted'

Egypt's army says a Kuwaiti newspaper "misinterpreted" comments by Abdel Fattah al-Sisi that he will run for the presidency.Elad Benari, 2/7/2014, 4:16 AM

Egypt's Army Backs Sisi for Presidency

Egypt's top military body backs Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to run for the presidency. He is expected to resign as army chief within days.Elad Benari, 1/28/2014, 3:13 AM

Egyptian Officials: First Brotherhood, then Hamas

Senior Egyptian officials say the military plans to take on Hamas in Gaza, which is a "threat to Egypt's national security."Elad Benari, 1/15/2014, 6:15 AM

Egypt Arrests Terrorist Involved in 2012 Attack

Egypt nabs a jihadist suspected of involvement in an ambush that killed 16 Egyptian soldiers near the border with Israel last year.Elad Benari, 12/18/2013, 5:40 AM

'Israeli Mind Control' Behind Cleric's Comments

Egyptian celebrity takes conspiracy theories to a whole new level, after preacher claims Egyptian army "worse than Israel."Ari Soffer, 10/14/2013, 10:32 PM

Al-Sissi: Morsi's Ousting Prevented a Civil War

Egypt’s armed forces ousted former President Mohammed Morsi to avoid a “civil war,” says army chief in an interview.Elad Benari, 10/8/2013, 5:13 AM

Terrorists: Egyptian Army is 'Enemy of Allah'

Al-Qaeda-linked group in Sinai denounces the Egyptian army as “an enemy of Allah” because of its crackdown on Sinai terrorists.Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 10/1/2013, 5:15 AM

Egypt Air Force Jets in Northern Sinai

Jets seen over Sheikh Zwaid. Egyptian soldier reported wounded by terrorist fire.Arutz Sheva, 9/17/2013, 1:34 PM

Egypt Finds Evidence of Hamas Involvement in Sinai

Hamas rejects Egyptian army's allegations that it has been cooperating with Sinai terrorists.Elad Benari, 9/16/2013, 6:15 AM

Hamas in Crisis over Egypt Terror Crackdown

Egypt’s counter-terror operations and anti-Islamist rhetoric leave Hamas in a precarious position.Maayana Miskin, 9/15/2013, 11:56 AM

Egyptian Army Sinai Offensive in Its Second Day

Military helicopters carried out air raids, soldiers seize anti-aircraft missiles.Gil Ronen, 9/8/2013, 5:18 PM

Egypt Shuts Down Rafiah Crossing

Egypt closes the Rafiah crossing with Gaza, citing "security concerns" following a crackdown on Sinai terrorists.Elad Benari, 9/8/2013, 6:30 AM

Hamas Facing Trouble from Without and Within

Hamas faces new Egyptian campaign on border as young group ‘Tamarod’ continues call for rebellion.Maayana Miskin, 8/20/2013, 4:26 PM

Beilin: The Egyptian Army Rigged the Election

Former minister reveals that the Egyptian army rigged the results of last year’s elections, fearing protests from the Muslim Brotherhood.Elad Benari, 8/19/2013, 2:14 AM

Signs of a Rebellion in Egypt's Army?

Local Egyptian website publishes a statement by Egyptian officers in which they denounce the army's intervention in political affairs.Elad Benari, 8/15/2013, 12:15 AM

Egypt May Take Action Against Morsi Supporters

Security forces are expected to start taking action against supporters of ousted President Morsi who are staging sit-ins.Elad Benari, 8/12/2013, 6:15 AM

Egypt Denies Israeli Airstrike in Sinai

"There is no truth whatsoever" that Israel attacked in the Sinai, says a spokesman for the Egyptian army.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/9/2013, 11:01 PM

Kerry: The Egyptian Army 'Saved Democracy'

U.S. Secretary of State says that the Egyptian army, which deposed Morsi, intervened at the request of millions to protect democracy.Elad Benari, 8/2/2013, 5:45 AM

Egypt Warns: Sinai Terrorists Planning Attacks

Egyptian commanders warn: Protests in Cairo, attacks in Sinai.Maayana Miskin, 7/26/2013, 12:07 PM

Egyptian Army Gives Brotherhood an Ultimatum

The Egyptian army gives the Muslim Brotherhood until Saturday to sign up for political reconciliation.Elad Benari, 7/26/2013, 5:46 AM

Family of Former Pres. Morsi to Sue Egyptian Army

The family of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi said Monday they plan to sue Egyptian Army officials for "kidnapping"Chana Ya'ar, 7/22/2013, 5:56 PM

Egyptian Commander: We’ve Taken Control of Sinai

Egyptian military sources say the Sinai Peninsula is under control following counter-terror push.Maayana Miskin, 7/21/2013, 4:01 PM

Britain Blocks Exports to Egyptian Army

Britain revokes export licenses for equipment used by Egypt's military and police, saying it could be used against protesters.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/20/2013, 1:54 AM

1st time in 40 Years: Egypt Helicopter Over Gaza

One Egyptian army officer died and five soldiers were wounded Wednesday in ongoing battles with Islamist terrorists in SinaiChana Ya'ar, 7/17/2013, 11:18 AM

Israel Allows Entry of Egyptian Infantry to Sinai

Defense Minister approves a request by the Egyptian military to bring in two infantry battalions into the Sinai.Elad Benari, 7/16/2013, 12:12 AM

Egypt's Morsi Under ‘Criminal Investigation’

Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi is officially under criminal investigation, a public prosecutor announced in a statement Saturday.Chana Ya'ar, 7/14/2013, 8:43 AM

Egypt Seeks to Send Thousands of Soldiers to Sinai

Egypt is seeking permission to send thousands of soldiers to Sinai to battle terrorists, and Israel is likely to agreeDavid Lev, 7/11/2013, 11:14 AM

Egyptian Army Announces Sinai Operation

Senior Egyptian Army official announces major operation in Sinai Desert, after another terror attack on the natural gas pipeline.Chana Ya'ar, 7/7/2013, 1:55 PM

U.S. Cautious on Egypt

U.S. national security team calls for a quick return of a democratically elected civilian government in Egypt.Elad Benari, 7/5/2013, 5:44 AM

Egypt's Military Boosts Presence in the Sinai

Hamas says Egypt's military has boosted its presence in the Sinai Peninsula. Israel says move was coordinated with it.Elad Benari, 7/3/2013, 5:44 AM

Muslim Brotherhood Rejects Army's Ultimatum

"The age of military coups is over," stresses Muslim Brotherhood member.Elad Benari, 7/2/2013, 12:16 AM

Egyptian Army to Morsi: Calm Within 48 Hours

As protests supporting and opposing Morsi mounted, Egypt's army set an ultimatum for the PresidentDavid Lev, 7/1/2013, 5:40 PM

Egyptian Army Tortured Civilians During Uprising

Egypt's armed forces participated in forced disappearances, torture and killings during the 2011 uprising, a leaked report finds.Elad Benari, 4/11/2013, 5:47 AM

Egyptians Rally, Call on Army to Assume Power

Hundreds of Egyptians demonstrated in Cairo to press for the army to assume power in a country plagued by unrest and instability.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/15/2013, 10:41 PM

Egypt army says killed 32 'criminals' in Sinai

Egyptian army kills 32 'criminals' in crackdown on Sinai terror., 9/9/2012, 12:06 AM

Official: Balance of Military Power Will Change

Senior Egyptian security official says that the balance of military power in the Middle East will change significantly in the near future.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/31/2012, 10:08 PM

Israel 'Asks Egypt to Take Armor Out of Sinai'

Arab paper: Israel was only informed retroactively about deployment of armored forces in Sinai.Gil Ronen, 8/19/2012, 4:45 PM

Morsi Tells Army: Improve Preparedness

After taking over the military reins, Egyptian president tells officers to prepare for dealing with "threats."Gil Ronen, 8/17/2012, 1:40 PM

Morsi Fires Top Defense Brass

Muslim Brotherhood consolidating power: Defense Minister and Chief of Staff sacked, military shaved of extra powers. Gil Ronen, 8/12/2012, 7:49 PM

60 Egyptian Tanks in Sinai

Egypt reportedly sends 60 tanks, 400 armored vehicles to El Arish in biggest deployment since 1979.Gil Ronen, 8/9/2012, 7:06 PM

Morsi Fires Intelligence Chief, Sinai Governor

Gen. Morad Mu'afi sacked after terror attack that killed 16 Egyptian policemen.Gil Ronen, 8/8/2012, 9:24 PM

Morsi Orders Dissolved Parliament to Reconvene

Egyptian President Morsi calls Islamist-dominated parliament to reconvene, defying a military decree dissolving the legislature.Elad Benari, 7/9/2012, 6:13 AM