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'Israel no longer 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

AI: 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 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 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 FM 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

Egypt court rejects deal to cede islands to Saudi

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 espionage sentence

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

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

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

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

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 - due to 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: Calls for death squads to kill 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

Egyptian submarine looks for 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 intel 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

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

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

After tunnel exposure, 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

Egypt opens Rafah crossing for two days

Egypt opens the Rafah border crossing into Gaza for the first time in three months.Ben Ariel, 5/12/2016, 5:43 AM

Netanyahu clarifies comments on embassy attack

PMO clarifies Netanyahu's comments that Israel threatened to send troops into Cairo during the 2011 attack on the Israeli embassy.Nitsan Keidar, 5/11/2016, 5:13 AM

Egypt's Sisi vows to fight for Palestinians at UN

Sisi promises Abbas he will use influence as Security Council chair to press French initiative and 'defend' the Palestinians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2016, 7:24 PM

Abbas in Egypt to discuss Israel-PA peace process

PA chairman to meet with a number of Egyptian officials and discuss Gaza tension as well as peace process.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2016, 3:13 AM

Egyptian official: 'Tom and Jerry' behind violence

The head of Egypt’s State Information Service claims popular children’s cartoon is behind the violence and extremism in the Arab world.Elad Benari, 5/6/2016, 4:44 AM

Watch: Saudi, Egyptian analysts spar over islands

Egyptian analyst accuses Saudi guest of buying strategic islands to 'build bridges to the Zionist enemy,' get military aid from Israel.Tova Dvorin, 4/18/2016, 1:59 PM

Hollande calls on Egypt to respect human rights

French President Francois Hollande, visiting Egypt, says human rights should be respected in the fight against terrorism.Ben Ariel, 4/18/2016, 4:14 AM

Egyptians protest against Sisi

Thousands of Egyptians angered by president's decision to hand over two islands to Saudi Arabia call for the government to fall.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/15/2016, 10:41 PM

Sisi defends strategic island transfer to Saudis

Faced with protest, Egyptian president says he 'restored' them, after Saudis in 1950 asked for protection from Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2016, 2:31 PM

White House reaffirms commitment to Sinai

United States stresses it is committed to peacekeeping efforts in the Sinai and is considering technology to supplement it.Elad Benari, 4/13/2016, 4:15 AM

Egypt cedes strategic islands to Saudi Arabia

Border change could block strategic passage between Israel and Aqaba.Tova Dvorin, 4/11/2016, 10:29 AM

Dead Egyptian sentenced to life in jail

Did anyone check the defendant? Arab media reports Egyptian court gave life sentence to man who rioted in 2013 - there's just one problem...Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2016, 11:48 AM

Egyptian court postpones Mubarak trial yet again

Egyptian court postpones trial of former president on murder-related charges until November.Ben Ariel, 4/8/2016, 5:44 AM

Egyptian satellite company cuts off Hezbollah

Egyptian satellite company NileSat halts the broadcast of Hezbollah’s Al-Manar, saying it violated its contract.Ben Ariel, 4/7/2016, 4:12 AM

Cyprus approves extradition of EgyptAir hijacker

Cyprus says it approved a request from Cairo to extradite the man accused of hijacking an EgyptAir plane last week.Ben Ariel, 4/7/2016, 3:43 AM

Republican senator backs Egypt's Sisi

A delegation of American Republicans, led by Lindsey Graham, expresses support for Egypt's president and his fight against ISIS.Ben Ariel, 4/4/2016, 4:12 AM

Soccer's Messi mistakenly ‘humiliates’ Egyptians

When Lionel Messi donated a pair of his used soccer shoes – scandal erupted.Gil Ronen, 4/1/2016, 2:15 AM

Hijacker bragged about killing IDF soldiers

Seif Eldin Mustafa, who hijacked plane to Cyprus, used to brag about killing 3 IDF soldiers and fanatically supported PLO, ex-wife claims.Matt Wanderman, 3/31/2016, 6:58 PM

Egypt asks Cyprus to extradite plane hijacker

Egypt asks Cyprus to extradite the man who hijacked an EgyptAir flight in order to meet his ex-wife.Ben Ariel, 3/31/2016, 4:14 AM

How a Nazi SS commando became a Mossad assassin

For the first time, Mossad agents confirm that one of their most useful assassins was one of the top officers in the SS.Matt Wanderman, 3/30/2016, 9:53 PM

Egyptian bank publishes shekel rate, raises a riot

Opposition, Muslim Brotherhood accuse al-Sisi of normalization with Israel after 2nd-largest state bank publishes rate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2016, 12:24 PM

Passengers on hijacked flight arrive in Cairo

All passengers aboard hijacked EgyptAir flight MS181 arrive safely in Cairo.Ben Ariel, 3/30/2016, 3:12 AM

Egyptian plane hijacker arrested; no casualties

Man with explosive vest hijacks EgyptAir plane, takes it to Cyprus in effort to reunite with ex-wife. Police arrest hijacker, no one harmed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2016, 9:30 AM

Egypt urged to annul jail terms for Christian kids

Coptic Christian teenagers were handed heavy sentences for 'insulting Islam', as Egypt cracks down on 'blasphemy.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2016, 11:56 AM

Hamas begs Egypt to stop destroying its tunnels

Senior delegation to Cairo claims Hamas has no connection to terror attacks in Sinai, offers to help Egypt investigate.Shimon Cohen, 3/14/2016, 8:50 AM

Egyptian minister sacked for 'insulting' Mohammed

Egyptian justice minister fired after saying he would imprison "even a prophet" if he broke the law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2016, 2:45 AM

Former Egyptian FM confirmed as Arab League chief

Despite Qatar's efforts to delay the appointment, Ahmed Abul Gheit named as the Arab League's new secretary general.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2016, 1:13 AM

Anti-Hamas Egyptian delayed leading Arab League

Qatar delays appointment of Egyptian as head of Arab League over his 'hostile positions.' Diplomat previously blamed Hamas for war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2016, 8:29 PM

Egypt blames Hamas for death of prosecutor

Egypt says Hamas and the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood were behind last year's killing of the country's top prosecutor, Hisham Barakat.Ben Ariel, 3/7/2016, 3:14 AM