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

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 Cairo 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' responsible for 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 'Zionist' 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 following island transfer

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 peacekeeping

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 channel

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: Sisi 'the right man at the right time'

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 star 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

Egyptian 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 exchange 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 safely

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

Egyptian plane hijacker arrested with 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 teens

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 foreign minister 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 from 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, Muslim Brotherhood 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

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.'Benny Tocker, 3/4/2016, 8:31 AM

Egyptian soccer association rejects friendly match with Israel

Egyptian national team rejects Israeli proposal for a friendly match, explains it would not be tolerated by the Egyptian people.Ben Ariel, 3/3/2016, 5:42 AM

Egypt MP who met Israeli envoy suspended for 10 sessions

Egypt's parliament suspends Tawfik Okasha, who met Israel's ambassador, for insulting the speaker of the house.Ben Ariel, 3/1/2016, 5:43 AM

Egyptian MP attacked with shoe in parliament

MP throws shoe at lawmaker Tawfik Okasha and others demand he be dismissed, over 'crime' of meeting with Israeli ambassador.Ari Yashar, 2/28/2016, 5:38 PM

Egyptian MPs demand sanctions for MP who met Israeli envoy

Group of Egyptian parliamentarians ask that MP who met Israel's Ambassador to Egypt be sanctioned.Elad Benari, 2/28/2016, 6:37 AM

Egypt: Christian teens 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.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2016, 7:07 PM

For first time, Egyptian schools to teach peace deal with Israel

President Sisi's administration enacts overhaul of national curriculum, scrubs out Muslim Brotherhood influence.Ari Soffer, 2/17/2016, 11:06 AM

Egypt seals off Gaza border after brief opening

Three-day opening comes to an end, as Egypt reimposes blockade on Fatah crossing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2016, 6:28 PM

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.Gil Ronen, 2/14/2016, 10:34 PM

Cairo source: Autopsy shows Italian killed in extreme torture

Egypt keeps report under wraps, but source reveals student took severe abuse including having sexual organ electrocuted. Did police do it?Ari Yashar, 2/13/2016, 11:56 PM

Egyptian President meets American Jewish leaders in Cairo

President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi has productive discussion with the leaders of the Conference of Presidents.Ben Ariel, 2/12/2016, 3:43 AM

Hamas denies Israeli charge Gaza treating ISIS terrorists

IDF general declares Hamas smuggling ISIS terrorists from Egypt into Gaza for medical treatment - a charge Hamas immediately denies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2016, 6:48 PM