Hijacker bragged about killing IDF soldiersSeif Eldin Mustafa, who hijacked plane to Cyprus, used to brag about killing 3 IDF soldiers and fanatically supported PLO, ex-wife claims.
Egypt asks Cyprus to extradite plane hijackerEgypt asks Cyprus to extradite the man who hijacked an EgyptAir flight in order to meet his ex-wife.
How a Nazi SS commando became a Mossad assassinFor the first time, Mossad agents confirm that one of their most useful assassins was one of the top officers in the SS.
Egyptian bank publishes shekel rate, raises a riotOpposition, Muslim Brotherhood accuse al-Sisi of normalization with Israel after 2nd-largest state bank publishes rate.
Passengers on hijacked flight arrive in CairoAll passengers aboard hijacked EgyptAir flight MS181 arrive safely in Cairo.
Egyptian plane hijacker arrested; no casualtiesMan with explosive vest hijacks EgyptAir plane, takes it to Cyprus in effort to reunite with ex-wife. Police arrest hijacker, no one harmed.
Egypt urged to annul jail terms for Christian kidsCoptic Christian teenagers were handed heavy sentences for 'insulting Islam', as Egypt cracks down on 'blasphemy.'
Hamas begs Egypt to stop destroying its tunnelsSenior delegation to Cairo claims Hamas has no connection to terror attacks in Sinai, offers to help Egypt investigate.
Egyptian minister sacked for 'insulting' MohammedEgyptian justice minister fired after saying he would imprison "even a prophet" if he broke the law.
Former Egyptian FM confirmed as Arab League chiefDespite Qatar's efforts to delay the appointment, Ahmed Abul Gheit named as the Arab League's new secretary general.
Anti-Hamas Egyptian delayed leading Arab LeagueQatar delays appointment of Egyptian as head of Arab League over his 'hostile positions.' Diplomat previously blamed Hamas for war.
Egypt blames Hamas for death of prosecutorEgypt says Hamas and the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood were behind last year's killing of the country's top prosecutor, Hisham Barakat.
Is there a peace treaty with Egypt?Ex-ambassador says huge majority that voted to dismiss MP who met Israeli shows 'the basic enmity in Arab states towards Israel.'
Egypt rejects friendly soccer match with IsraelEgyptian national team rejects Israeli proposal for a friendly match, explains it would not be tolerated by the Egyptian people.
Egypt MP who met Israeli envoy suspendedEgypt's parliament suspends Tawfik Okasha, who met Israel's ambassador, for insulting the speaker of the house.
Egyptian MP attacked with shoe in parliamentMP throws shoe at lawmaker Tawfik Okasha and others demand he be dismissed, over 'crime' of meeting with Israeli ambassador.
Egyptian MPs want sanctions for MP who met IsraeliGroup of Egyptian parliamentarians ask that MP who met Israel's Ambassador to Egypt be sanctioned.
Egypt: Christian boys jailed for 'insulting Islam'Judge hands down tough sentences to four young Coptic Christians for a video which they say was just meant to mock ISIS.
Egyptian schools to teach peace deal with IsraelPresident Sisi's administration enacts overhaul of national curriculum, scrubs out Muslim Brotherhood influence.
Egypt seals off Gaza border after brief openingThree-day opening comes to an end, as Egypt reimposes blockade on Fatah crossing.
Report: A-Sisi said Netanyahu has 'great powers'Egyptian president reportedly said Netanyahu can 'advance the region and the world,' in meeting with US Jewish leaders.
Cairo source: Italian killed in extreme tortureEgypt keeps report under wraps, but source reveals student took severe abuse including having sexual organ electrocuted. Did police do it?
Egyptian President meets American Jewish leadersPresident Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi has productive discussion with the leaders of the Conference of Presidents.
Hamas denies Gaza treating ISIS terroristsIDF general declares Hamas smuggling ISIS terrorists from Egypt into Gaza for medical treatment - a charge Hamas immediately denies.
Egyptian army finds rigged terror tunnelTunnel found in northern Sinai in which terrorists hid with explosives, arms and Egyptian army uniforms, in apparent Hamas plot.
Israeli hiker finds ancient Egyptian sealHiker on family outing in the Galilee discovers rare Egyptian artifact.
Egyptian cartoonist arrested in CairoEgyptian cartoonist Islam Gaweesh to be charged with running an illegal website. His cartoons were at times critical of the government.
Museum workers to court over King Tut mishap8 museum workers in Egypt charged with negligence for mishap involving beard of King Tut's mask.
Egyptian ambassador meets Foreign Ministry chiefForeign Ministry Director General Dr. Dore Gold meets Egypt's new ambassador to Israel, as relations between the countries improve.
Egypt thwarts ISIS attack in SinaiEgyptian air force bombs suspected terror targets after receiving information that they were planning to carry out an attack.
Brotherhood member arrested in attack on touristsSenior member of the Muslim Brotherhood and his sons arrested on suspicion of involvement in attack on the Three Pyramids Hotel.
Egypt's parliament meets, elects new speakerEgypt's parliament meets for the first time since 2012, when an Islamist-led parliament was dissolved.
Tourists wounded in attack on Egyptian hotelGunmen arrive by sea at hotel in Egypt's Hurghada, open fire and kill two tourists.
Egypt urges Israel not to normalize with TurkeySources reveal Cairo has been worriedly asking for clarification over reports that Israel will lift Gaza blockade, let Turkey into Gaza.
Israelis among tourists targeted in Cairo shootingMasked gunmen flee scene after opening fire on tourists boarding a bus outside a hotel in the Egyptian capital; attack said to be criminal.
Egypt reinstates ambassador in IsraelAfter a three year hiatus, Sisi undoes Morsi's protest over operation Pillar of Defense.
Egyptian parliament to convene January 10Egyptian President calls for parliament to convene in January following recent legislative election.
Egyptian Air Force jets enter Gaza airspaceEgpytian Air Force jets bombed ISIS targets near the Egyptian town of Rafah and veered into Gaza.
Egypt jails Muslim scholar backing Islamic reformMuslim scholar gets 1 year in jail for warning Islam is moving 'far backwards,' with influential Islamic center claiming he 'insulted.'
Gazans take anger over man's death to social mediaPalestinians on social media outraged over the death of a naked man who was shot as he crossed from Gaza into Egypt.
Egypt to receive more submarines and satellitesEgypt will get two submarines from Germany, and is well on its way towards buying two satellites from France.
Egypt guns down mentally ill Palestinian on beachWorld silent, Gazans furious as Egyptian troops caught on video shooting naked man repeatedly as he swam over border, instead of arresting.
Egypt rejects $257M natural gas deal with IsraelCairo bans Egyptian companies from utilizing or discussing landmark deal to make Israel a 'natural gas superpower' in the Middle East.
Egypt: 'No evidence of terrorism' in Metrojet caseCairo denies terrorist links, despite black box evidence and British intelligence expose blaming jihadist bombers.
Gaza: 14 killed as Egypt floods smuggling tunnelsAs Gazans continue to rail against Israeli "siege," Egypt floods Gazan tunnel, leaving 14 dead.
Egypt finds Gaza's first iron attack tunnelAs part of buffer zone flooding project, first of estimated 17 expensive Hamas tunnels funded by Qatar unearthed in Gaza.
Coptic Pope makes historic visit to IsraelTawadros II becomes first Coptic Pope in decades to visit Jerusalem, for senior cleric's funeral; Church plays down political significance.
Will Israel benefit from Russia's Turkey boycott?With previously popular tourism hotspots Egypt and Turkey now ruled out Russian holidaymakers seek other options.
TV host, historian: burning Jews the solutionNews host and Islamic history professor agree genocide the 'only solution' to the Jews, joke about selling Jews into slavery.
Special exhibit to show Jewish texts, oldest BibleBritish Museum to display 200 objects from Egypt's religious communities - including 11th-century texts from a Cairo synagogue.
Egyptian Salafi politician shot dead in the SinaiEgypt's leading Islamist party says gunmen on a motorcycle kill their party's secretary.
Iran Claims Houthis Destroy Arab WarshipIf true, claim suggests pro-Iranian rebels in Yemen have their hands on sophisticated anti-ship missiles, presenting a game-changing threat.
Egyptian Playwright: Israel is Not an EnemyDays before his death, renowned playwright and political critic Ali Salem calls to embrace peace with Israel, 'the ancient Hebrew people.'
Egyptians See Israel as 'Most Hostile Country'What peace treaty? Poll of Egyptians shows Israel still viewed with enmity - followed by US and Iran. Saudi Arabia viewed most positively.
Rare Byzantine-Era Mosaic Found and RestoredThe unique 1,500-year-old mosaic served as the floor of a church and will be displayed in Kiryat Gat.
Professor: Martyrdom Over Holy Sites Not MuslimJurisprudence expert laments calls to die for Arab control over Temple Mount as political twisting of religion.
Sisi: Expand Peace with Israel to More CountriesIn call for Mideast unity, Egypt's President argues resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict could 'change the face of the region.'