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Egypt's president supports Syrian army

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi says he supports the Syrian military, putting him at odds with Saudi Arabia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 6:44 AM

Egyptian court overturns Morsi's life sentence

Egypt's Court of Cassation overturns life sentence against former president in case revolving around espionage with Hamas.Ben Ariel, 11/23/2016, 5:13 AM

Egypt foils plots to assassinate Sisi

Egypt's prosecution charges nearly 300 ISIS members with plots to assassinate President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi.Elad Benari, 11/21/2016, 5:16 AM

Sisi expects greater engagement in the Middle East from Trump

Egyptian President praises U.S. President-elect, says he has shown great understanding of the goings on in the region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2016, 2:06 AM

Former Egyptian President Morsi's death sentence overturned

Egyptian court overturns death sentence of Mohammed Morsi and other leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2016, 6:41 PM

Egypt: Morsi judge escapes car bomb

Judge presiding over trial of ousted Egyptian president escapes a car bomb explosion unharmed.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/4/2016, 10:36 PM

No extra security for Israeli coach in Egypt

Egypt will not provide extra security for Ghana coach Avram Grant despite alleged plots to attack him.Neri Weiss, 11/4/2016, 2:45 AM

Father of slain Israeli: The IDF abandoned my son

The father of the 15-year-old killed on the Egyptian border accuses the IDF of not protecting workers at the border fence.Gary Willig, 10/26/2016, 5:11 AM

Israeli civilian worker,15, shot and killed near Egyptian border

The gunfire seems to have come from Egyptian territory, but IDF denies terrorists were involved.Arutz Sheva, 10/25/2016, 4:02 PM

Islamists kill senior Egyptian officer

Suspected Islamist terrorists gun down a senior Egyptian army officer near his home in Cairo.Ben Ariel, 10/23/2016, 6:34 AM

Morsi's prison sentence confirmed

Egyptian court confirms 20-year prison sentence against former Islamist president over killings of protesters.Elad Benari, 10/23/2016, 4:57 AM

PA warned not to initiate anti-Israel resolutions

Both Egypt and the U.S. have warned the PA not to advance any moves at the UN Security Council until after the presidential election.Elad Benari, 10/21/2016, 6:13 AM

Egypt kills 100 ISIS terrorists in Sinai

Egypt responds to terror attack with retaliatory attack on ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2016, 7:12 PM

Top Egyptian official survives assassination attempt

Senior assistant to Egypt's top prosecutor survives assassination attempt in an eastern suburb of Cairo.Ben Ariel, 9/30/2016, 6:46 AM

Sisi calls for effort to reach 'two-state solution'

Speaking at the UN, Egyptian President says the Arab-Israeli is “the core of regional instability in the Middle East”.Elad Benari, 9/21/2016, 4:16 AM

Did the Soviets deliver nukes to Egypt in 1973?

United States went on high alert in October 1973 because of intelligence indicating that the Soviet Union was delivering nukes to Egypt.JTA, 8/30/2016, 2:04 AM

Egypt's ISIS affiliate kills police driver in the Sinai

Egyptian security officials say a police driver kidnapped by terrorists this week has been publicly shot dead in Sinai.Ben Ariel, 8/26/2016, 4:42 AM

Egypt's Foreign Ministry says minister's comments were 'twisted'

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry says media twisted Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry's comments on killing of Palestinian Arab children.Elad Benari, 8/23/2016, 3:15 AM

Egypt FM: No comparison between IDF and terrorism

Hamas viciously reacts to the Egyptian Foreign Minister's statement of support for Israel, calls him "blind."Rachel Kaplan, 8/22/2016, 6:51 PM

Egypt joins in condemnation of Israel over Temple Mount

Egyptian Foreign Ministry joins Jordan in condemning Israel for permitting Jews to enter the Temple Mount.Ben Ariel, 8/16/2016, 6:44 AM

IOC to probe Egyptian's refusal to shake Israeli's hand

IOC to look into incident in which Egyptian judoka Islam el-Shahabi refused to shake the hand of his Israeli rival, Or Sasson.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/13/2016, 1:54 AM

Egypt: Judoka's refusal to shake Israeli's hand was his decision

Egypt's Olympic Committee says judoka Islam el-Shahabi's refusal to shake the hand of Israeli rival Or Sasson was his own decision.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/12/2016, 9:54 PM

Egyptian judoka refuses to shake Israeli rival's hand

Israeli judoka Or Sasson makes semifinals at Rio Olympics, but not before his Egyptian rival is booed for refusing to shake Sasson's hand.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/12/2016, 8:06 PM

Egyptian cleric survives assassination attempt

Gunmen open fire at former Egyptian mufti Ali Gomaa, who in 2012 caused an uproar over visit to Al-Aqsa.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/6/2016, 1:26 AM

Egypt claims to have killed Sinai ISIS leader

The Egyptian military claims that it killed ISIS leader Abu Duaa al-Ansari in air strikes in the Sinai region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2016, 8:56 PM

Unite the Middle East - through business

Speaking with Arutz Sheva, MK Erel Margalit outlines his plan for peace using the goal of making money.Yoni Kempinski, 7/31/2016, 12:30 PM

Netanyahu: We welcome Al-Sisi's peace efforts

Speaking on Egypt's National Day, Netanyahu expresses his appreciation for President al-Sisi's efforts to renew Israel-PA talks.Nitsan Keidar, 7/29/2016, 12:12 AM

Egypt's Sisi wants to 'break deadlock' in peace process

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi says his country is serious in its efforts to restart Israel-PA peace talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2016, 5:53 PM

Egyptian newspaper under fire because of Israel's capital

Egyptian newspaper Al-Ahram says "Jerusalem" instead of "Al-Quds", comes under fire on social media.Ben Ariel, 7/14/2016, 5:15 AM

'Israel no longer weak state seeking peace at any price'

Foreign policy expert suggests Netanyahu's Africa trip, strengthening ties with Egypt show Israel dumping old model of foreign policy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2016, 8:10 PM

Amnesty: Egypt abducts, tortures hundreds each year

New Amnesty International report accuses Egypt of 'disappearing,' torturing protesters as young as 14.Matt Wanderman, 7/13/2016, 7:52 AM

How 'hard-liner' Netanyahu pulled off a diplomacy trifecta

On the Turkish, Egyptian and African fronts, Prime Minister Netanyahu is proving the conventional wisdom wrong.Ron Kampeas, 7/13/2016, 3:03 AM

Will there soon be an Egyptian-mediated peace summit?

Reports claim Netanyahu has agreed to meet with Abbas and el-Sisi; PM office neither confirms nor denies; Palestinians reportedly opposed.Shai Landesman, 7/11/2016, 7:06 PM

Egypt foils terrorist attack in northern Sinai

Egyptian security forces foil jihadist attack on security checkpoint in North Sinai's Sheikh Zuweid city.Ben Ariel, 7/11/2016, 4:14 AM

Egypt's foreign minister meets Netanyahu in rare visit

In Jerusalem, Egyptian FM emphasizes "commitment to supporting a just, comprehensive resolution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflictArutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2016, 5:04 PM

Egypt joins in attack on Israeli construction

Egypt says Israel's construction plans in Maale Adumim and in Jerusalem harm the peace process.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/9/2016, 2:15 AM

Egypt closes Rafah crossing after five-day opening

Egypt allows 3,099 people to enter through Rafah crossing over five days before closing the border again.Ben Ariel, 7/5/2016, 5:42 AM

Egypt reiterates support for Palestinian state

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry visits Ramallah as international efforts to resume Israel-PA peace talks continue.Ben Ariel, 6/30/2016, 5:45 AM

Egyptian court rejects deal to cede islands to Saudi Arabia

In blow to Sisi government, court rejects controversial deal to transfer control of two islands off the coast of Eilat to Saudi control.Ari Soffer, 6/21/2016, 5:00 PM

Egyptian court confirms Morsi sentence over espionage

Former Islamist president sent to 25 years in prison for espionage.Ben Ariel, 6/19/2016, 5:46 AM

Too far? Arab TV show 'pranks' actress by faking ISIS abduction

Egyptian TV show 'Mini ISIS' punks people into believing they're being attacked or abducted by ISIS - and it's... um... not very funny.Ari Soffer, 6/15/2016, 3:54 PM

Hamas rejects peace with the 'Zionist entity'

Hamas official criticizes Egyptian President's call for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.Dalit Halevi, 6/6/2016, 2:13 AM

Egypt temporarily reopens Rafah border crossing

Hamas says Egypt temporarily reopens the Rafah border crossing with Gaza.Ben Ariel, 6/2/2016, 4:46 AM

Outcry after Egyptian official calls Africans 'dogs and slaves'

Kenyan diplomat demands apology from Cairo after Arab diplomat's racist remarks at UN environment conference.Ari Soffer, 6/1/2016, 10:08 AM

Egyptian mob humiliates elderly Christian woman, ransacks homes

Muslim rioters sack Christian homes following rumor Christian man had affair with Muslim woman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2016, 10:23 PM

Report: Arab countries plotting to replace Abbas with archrival

UAE, Egypt and Jordan reportedly planning to have PA chairman be replaced by Mohammed Dahlan.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/28/2016, 1:00 AM

Sisi vows to fight for Abbas - because of Liberman?

Diplomatic sources reveal Sisi asked for Abbas's positions so as to press them at UN, blame Liberman's appointment for Egyptian shift.Ari Yashar, 5/26/2016, 9:36 PM

US, Egypt discuss reviving Mideast peace talks

Kerry indicated support for Egypt-brokered talks in visit earlier this month.JTA, 5/24/2016, 9:17 PM

Egypt TV guest calls for death squads to kill, mutilate Israelis

Egyptian commentator says Israel responsible for downing EgyptAir Flight 804 - as well as AIDS and 'aphrodisiac bubblegum.'Ari Soffer, 5/23/2016, 5:11 PM

Egypt deploys submarine to look for crashed flight's black box

Egypt deploys a submarine to hunt for the black box flight recorders of the EgyptAir plane that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea.Ben Ariel, 5/23/2016, 4:42 AM

Israel sends ancient sarcophagi covers to Egypt

Ministry of Foreign Affairs hopes handing over ancient items will be a precursor to further bilateral cooperation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2016, 9:24 PM

Islamic Jihad leader meets Egypt's intelligence chief

Gaza terror group sends delegation to Cairo for top-level talks, as part of al-Sisi's efforts for Palestinian unification.Ari Yashar, 5/20/2016, 10:48 AM

Egypt: Plane crash was likely terrorism

All signs point to yet another terrorist bomb downing EgyptAir flight MS804, as first pieces of debris discovered in Mediterranean.Ari Soffer, 5/19/2016, 5:19 PM

Herzog: Egypt's call for peace 'a rare opportunity'

Zionist Union chairman links his desire to join the coalition with the statement by Egypt's President calling for a peace agreement.Ben Ariel, 5/18/2016, 4:43 AM

Egyptian teen: Obama offered me $10M to turn sunrays into lasers

Egyptian teenager claims he turned down offer for outrageous technology not because it never happened, but to be a 'good Egyptian.'Tova Dvorin, 5/17/2016, 7:27 PM

Migrants rescued off Sicily are not Syrians, UN says

Oops: Migrants arriving in Italy and in Europe mostly from Egypt, Yemen, and other Arab countries, UNHCR rep admits.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/14/2016, 8:34 PM

Days after terror tunnel revelation, Egypt lets cement into Gaza

Israeli security establishment furious as Egypt lets cement trucks through Rafah crossing, in decision with Abbas that disregarded Israel.Ari Yashar, 5/13/2016, 11:01 AM