Egypt Tests Out Second Suez Canal

Egypt conducts trial run on new Suez Canal route, plans to open for traffic in two weeks.Matt Wanderman, 7/25/2015, 10:21 PM

Middle East Sandstorm Shuts Down Suez Canal

High winds and gales of dust plague Egypt, Israel, and Lebanon - closing the Suez canal and grounding some domestic flights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2015, 6:38 PM

Egypt Sentences 'Israeli Spy' to Ten Years in Prison

Egyptian national was accused of passing information to Israel about naval movements in the Suez Canal; also of offering to spy for Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2014, 1:33 PM

Egypt: Terror Attack in Suez Canal Fails

Authorities in the Suez Canal say that a terrorist staged an unsuccessful attack on a container ship passing through the canal.Elad Benari, 9/1/2013, 5:39 AM

Egypt's Defense Minister: Egypt could Collapse

Gen. al-Sisi says military has been deployed in cities near the Suez Canal to protect the canal from riots.Annie Lubin & Gil Ronen, 1/29/2013, 1:41 PM

State of Emergency Declared in Egypt

Exactly two years after Hosni Mubarak was toppled, Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has been forced to declare a state of emergency.Chana Ya'ar, 1/28/2013, 1:01 PM

Egypt Salafists Punish Man for 'Cursing' Islam

Salafist group in Egypt attacks a man for not allowing its member to use his toilet, orders to cut his brother's tongue for “cursing” Islam.Elad Benari, 11/2/2012, 6:46 AM

Egypt Rejected U.S. Demand to Fire on Iranian Ship in Suez

Egyptian Naval Forces recently rejected a U.S. demand to fire on an Iranian vessel loaded with arms and heading to Syria.Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/27/2012, 3:49 PM

Report: Iran Targeting Israeli Ships

Iranian terrorists planned to hit Israeli vessels in the Suez Canal, Egyptian daily reports.Maayana Miskin, 3/24/2012, 8:09 PM

Egypt Foils Suez Terror Plot

Officials in Cairo say they have arrested two men who were planning to attack shipping as it passed through the Suez CanalGabe Kahn., 3/21/2012, 9:08 PM

Iranian Warships in the Mediterranean

Iranian warships have entered the Mediterranean for the second time in two years.Chana Ya'ar, 2/18/2012, 7:28 PM

Egypt Concerned Over Terror Threats to Suez Canal

With the Sinai Peninsula in a state of anarchy, Egypt deploys extra security in the Suez Canal to protect it from terrorists. Elad Benari, 8/26/2011, 5:16 AM

US Sends Warships to Suez, Troops Stationed in Libya

The US is moving warships, planes and troops to eastern Libya and two assault ships passed through the Suez Canal Wednesday morning.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/2/2011, 10:06 AM

Iranian Vessels Enter Suez Canal

An Iranian Navy frigate and accompanying supply vessel reportedly entered Canal at 5:45, Egypt time.Gil Ronen, 2/22/2011, 8:54 AM

Earthquake Shakes Up Suez Canal as Iran Warships Approach

An earthquake shook up residents at the entrance to the Suez Canal, two days before two Iranian warships are expected to sail through it.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/21/2011, 10:06 AM

Egypt Denies Iranian Ships Passed Through Suez Canal

Egyptian officials at the Suez Canal deny an Iranian claim that two of its warships have already crossed and have headed into the Mediterranean. Chana Ya'ar, 2/20/2011, 1:42 PM