Israel thanks Egypt for restoring ancient synagogue

Israel thanks the Egyptian government for its decision to renovate the ancient synagogue in Alexandria.Ben Ariel, 7/12/2017, 3:14 AM

Massive drug bust on Egypt-Israel border

Egyptian drug smugglers toss 100 kilos of hashish over Israel's southern security fence to dealers on the Israeli side.David Rosenberg, 7/11/2017, 11:37 AM

Egyptian officers kill 6 ISIS sympathizers

Egyptian police kill six jihadists in gunfight during a raid on their Nile valley hideout.Elad Benari, 7/11/2017, 4:12 AM

Hamas sets up 'buffer zone' on Egyptian border

Hamas leader in Gaza tours buffer zone established at the request of Egypt.Dalit Halevy, 7/9/2017, 7:52 AM

Egypt approves plan to restore ancient Alexandria synagogue

Reports say the Egyptian government has approved a $22 million plan to restore 160-year-old Alexandria synagogue.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 7/8/2017, 1:37 AM

Countries boycotting Qatar rescind their demands

Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Bahrain rescind their 13 demands of Qatar, vow more measures against it.Elad Benari, 7/7/2017, 4:13 AM

Sisi cancels Abbas visit to Egypt

A visit by PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas to Egypt scheduled for later this week has been abruptly canceled, say sources in Ramallah.Elad Benari, 7/5/2017, 5:15 AM

Egypt extends state of emergency

Egypt's parliament approves extension of nationwide state of emergency until the end of September.Ben Ariel, 7/5/2017, 3:36 AM

Qatar responds to Gulf states' demands

Qatar responds to list of demands from countries that severed ties with it.Ben Ariel, 7/4/2017, 5:38 AM

Hamas delegation visits Egypt

Hamas trying to improve relations with the Egyptian government in an attempt to ease the restrictions on Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 7/3/2017, 4:07 AM

Saudi Arabia and four allies extend deadline for Qatar

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt give Qatar 48 more hours to comply with their demands.Elad Benari, 7/3/2017, 3:06 AM

Hamas building Gaza buffer zone on Egyptian border

Hamas destroys Gazans homes within 100 meters of border to create buffer zone in bid to ease relations with Egypt.AFP, 6/28/2017, 7:04 PM

Watch: 'Muslims contributed nothing except terror'

Egyptian TV host blasts Muslims following attack in London, says no one should be surprised by it.Elad Benari, 6/27/2017, 5:34 AM

Egypt begins supplying Gaza with fuel amid electricity crisis

Egypt supplies 1 million liters of fuel for electric plant after Abbas halts payments for Gaza's electricity.AFP, 6/21/2017, 6:48 PM

Egyptian court rules against island transfer to Saudi Arabia

Egypt's high administrative court says previous decisions in favor of transferring Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia were invalid.Ben Ariel, 6/21/2017, 6:35 AM

Egyptian parliament approves controversial island transfer

Egypt's parliament approves transfer of Sanafir and Tiran to Saudi Arabia,Elad Benari, 6/15/2017, 3:04 AM

Egyptian committee approves island transfer to Saudi Arabia

Egyptian parliamentary committee approves transfer of Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia.Ben Ariel, 6/14/2017, 5:04 AM

PM Netanyahu, Herzog held secret meeting with Egyptian president

Left-wing newspaper claims Netanyahu, Herzog, met with al-Sisi in April 2016Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 6/12/2017, 10:37 AM

Arab states blacklist entities associated with Qatar

Muslim Brotherhood leader Yusuf al-Qaradawi among 59 individuals blacklisted by Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain.Elad Benari, 6/9/2017, 2:06 AM

A fissure in the Arab world

Sunni Arab countries say Qatar supports terror, break ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 4:02 PM

Hamas leader in Cairo to meet security officials

Senior Hamas leader Yihya Sinwar heads delegation to Cairo for talks with Egyptian security officials.Elad Benari, 6/5/2017, 5:36 AM

Sisi signs controversial NGO bill

Egyptian President signs into law contentious bill to regulate non-governmental organizations.Ben Ariel, 5/30/2017, 12:06 AM

Egypt blocks newspaper website over 'support for terrorism'

Egypt blocks website of one of its most prominent financial newspapers as it continues media blackout.Elad Benari, 5/29/2017, 3:37 AM

Tel Aviv shows solidarity with Egypt

Building of Tel Aviv municipality lit with colors of the Egyptian flag following attack against Coptic Christians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2017, 6:32 AM

Egypt strikes jihadist camps in Libya

Egypt launches six air strikes on jihadist camps in Libya following latest attack on Coptic Christians.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/27/2017, 12:07 AM

'Terror will be defeated if all countries work against it'

Prime Minister's Office condemns attack in Egypt, calls on all countries to unite to work against terrorism.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/26/2017, 9:00 PM

Several Arab countries block Al-Jazeera website

Website of Qatari-owned television network blocked in Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Egypt.Elad Benari, 5/25/2017, 3:06 AM

Israel drops to 15th on list of world's strongest militaries

Global Firepower list puts Israel ahead of Iran, but behind Turkey and Egypt.Hillel Fendel, 5/16/2017, 11:11 AM

Jordan, PA, Egypt reiterate commitment to two states

Jordan, PA and Egypt officials meet in Amman, discuss peace process between Israel and the PA.Ben Ariel, 5/15/2017, 4:38 AM

Unprecedented: 17 non-royal mummies found at Egypt site

Archaeologists find 'unprecedented' discovery of 17 intact mummies at Minya site, expect to find more as excavations continue.Chana Roberts, 5/14/2017, 9:16 AM

Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood leader sent to life in prison

Egyptian court sentences Muslim Brotherhood's supreme guide, Mohammed Badie, to life in prison for planning attacks.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2017, 4:37 AM

Egypt urges US to play 'active' Mideast peace role

Egyptian president says two-state solution is 'only way' to bring stability to Middle East.AFP, 4/29/2017, 8:38 PM

Egyptian forces kill Sinai monastery shooter

Egyptian security forces kill gunman suspected of shooting policeman near St. Catherine's monastery in the Sinai.Ben Ariel, 4/20/2017, 12:06 AM

Policeman killed in attack near Sinai monastery

Gunmen attack security forces near St. Catherine's Monastery in Egypt's south Sinai.Elad Benari, 4/19/2017, 4:38 AM

Rivlin to Sisi: Terror won't diminish Egypt's spirit

President Rivlin sends condolences to Egyptian President following attacks on Coptic churches.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/10/2017, 6:45 PM

UN condemns Egypt church attacks

UN Security Council calls bombings of two Coptic churches in Egypt heinous and cowardly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2017, 6:45 AM

Israel updates Sinai travel warning

Counter-Terrorism Bureau updates warning against travel to Sinai following attacks on churches.Elad Benari, 4/10/2017, 5:16 AM

Sisi declares state of emergency

Egyptian President declares three-month state of emergency following bombings on Coptic churches.Elad Benari, 4/10/2017, 2:07 AM

ISIS claims responsibility for Egyptian church bombings

Death toll climbs to 43 in bombings of Coptic churches in Alexandria and Tanta. ISIS labels victims as 'infidels'.David Rosenberg, 4/9/2017, 7:02 PM

Egypt: Second church explosion in several hours

Church explosion kills two, wounds several others in Alexandria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2017, 2:41 PM

'The stability of the Egyptian government is a strategic value'

Former deputy head of Israel's National Security Council explains the logic standing behind terror attacks on Christian targets in Egypt.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 4/9/2017, 2:29 PM

At least 25 killed in Cairo explosion

Explosion in Coptic Tanta church near Cairo kills 25 and injures at least 38 others.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2017, 12:31 PM

Not only Israel: US brings Egypt closer

President Donald Trump welcoms Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi to the White House, pledges support for Egypt.Nitzan Keidar, 4/3/2017, 7:57 PM

Trump welcomes Egypt's al-Sisi amid questions on rights record

Trump, al-Sisi to meet in White House, discuss war against ISIS.AFP, 4/3/2017, 9:57 AM

Egyptian court allows transfer of islands to Saudis

Egyptian court rules that decision to block transfer of Red Sea Islands to Saudi Arabia is void.Ben Ariel, 4/3/2017, 4:46 AM

Sinai terrorist leader killed in air strike

Founder of Sinai-based terrorist group that pledged allegiance to ISIS killed in air strike.Ben Ariel, 4/3/2017, 3:07 AM

Sacred letter and awesome segulah

Note by Publisher in Original Hebrew, 1945:  “I, the publisher, saw with my own eyes in 1944 in the concentration camps in Hungary during a time of distress for the Jewish people, that those who said this ma’amar all survived with the help of G-d. Mordechai Sones, 3/26/2017, 11:16 PM

Egypt's last Jews aim to keep heritage alive

Egyptian Jews struggle to keep heritage alive, local community still prefers to pretend they never existed.AFP, 3/26/2017, 7:35 AM

6 years after revolution, Hosni Mubarak set free

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak freed from prison after nearly six years behind bars.Orly Harari, 3/24/2017, 2:02 PM

10 Egyptian soldiers killed in the Sinai

Ten members of Egypt's military killed during anti-terror operation in the Sinai Peninsula.Ben Ariel, 3/24/2017, 6:44 AM

Corruption probe against Mubarak renewed

Egyptian court orders renewed corruption probe against former president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2017, 5:07 AM

Abbas and Sisi discuss 'Palestinian cause'

PA chairman meets Egyptian President amid reports of tensions between Fatah and Egypt.Elad Benari, 3/21/2017, 4:46 AM

Muslim Brotherhood: We're not terrorists

Muslim Brotherhood activists work to block Trump's efforts to list group as terror organization.Shimon Cohen , 3/20/2017, 1:04 PM

Abbas to meet Sisi in Cairo

PA chairman to meet Egyptian President amid strained relations between PA and Egypt, before Abbas' meeting with President Trump.AFP, 3/19/2017, 6:41 PM

This week in recent history: Arab Spring

Six years ago, what is known as the 'Arab Spring' began and changed Middle East history forever., 3/14/2017, 1:00 PM

Mubarak to be released from prison

Egypt's prosecutor-general orders release of former president who was acquitted of charges of killing protesters.Elad Benari, 3/14/2017, 3:14 AM

'We want to eat'

Egyptian protesters call on the government to heal their economy and bring more food to the people., 3/9/2017, 11:31 AM