Egypt's 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 tourism boycott?With previously popular tourism hotspots Egypt and Turkey now ruled out Russian holidaymakers seek other options.
Egyptian TV host, historian agree: 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 New TestamentBritish 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 Saudi or Egyptian Warship Off YemenIf true, claim suggests pro-Iranian rebels in Yemen have their hands on sophisticated anti-ship missiles, presenting a game-changing threat.
Egyptian Playwright Urges Countrymen: 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.
Egyptian 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 Arab CountriesIn call for Mideast unity, Egypt's President argues resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict could 'change the face of the region.'
Sisi: Security Measures Near Gaza Not Harming PalestiniansEgyptian President says security measures taken by his country along the border with Gaza were coordinated with the Palestinian Authority.
ISIS Kills Two Egyptian Soldiers in SinaiEgyptian interior ministry says 2 soldiers killed, 16 wounded by roadside bomb. Local ISIS branch takes responsibility.
Egyptian Blogger Praises Israel from HidingSherif Gaber, in hiding from Egyptian police, creates a paean to Israel that puts Israeli hasbarah to shame.
Hamas Threatens Egypt Over Gaza 'Moat'Haniyeh lashes out at Egyptian project to create water border barrier, warning 'we will do our duty against those besieging Gaza.'
Sinai: Egypt Claims it Killed 500 Terrorists in 16 DaysEgyptian army says first phase of major counter-terrorism op. in Sinai Peninsula completed, as Cairo struggles to put down ISIS insurgency.
Human Rights Watch: Egypt Harming Thousands in the SinaiHuman rights organization warns that Egypt’s military campaign against insurgents in northern Sinai is harming thousands of civilians.
Egypt Floods Hamas Terror TunnelsCairo makes good on threats to convert smuggling tunnels into fish farms in latest in crackdown on terror.
Egypt's Sisi Swears In New GovernmentEgyptian President swears in a new government, one week after the previous one resigned over corruption.
Sisi Slams Israel for 'Violating' Al-Aqsa MosqueIgnoring Islamist violence or Abbas's incitement, Egyptian president attacks Israel and warns of 'consequences for peace.'
Will Islam's Holiest Site be Taken From Saudi Arabia?Egyptian leaders say Saudis failing Hajj pilgrimage after crane fall, indicating possible division of authority among Muslim states.
Jordan Blasts Israel for 'Attack' on Temple MountJordan and Egypt condemn Jewish state for 'provocations' and 'escalation' in their defense against Arab rioters on Temple Mount.
Egyptian Court Reaffirms Death Sentences for ISIS MembersCourt in Egypt ratifies death sentences for 12 people convicted of planning attacks for ISIS.
Egyptian Government Resigns Over Corruption ScandalPresident al-Sisi instructs oil minister to build new cabinet, only a month before parliamentary elections begin.
Israeli Embassy Reopens in CairoFour years after mob raids the premises, Israeli flag raised once again at the embassy in the Egyptian capital.
Egyptian Authorities to Open Rafah Crossing for Three DaysEgyptian authorities to open Rafah border crossing starting Monday to allow Gazans to leave for pilgrimage to Mecca.
Egyptian Gas Could Be Big Plus for Israel, Says ProfessorThe discovery of a large gas field in Egyptian waters does not mean “the end of the Israeli gas industry,” says Professor Idit Avrahami.
Tripoli Offices of Egyptian Natural Gas Developer BombedWill Islamist radicals attempt to derail development of a huge gas field off Egypt's shores?
Egypt 'Goes Medieval' With Moat Around GazaEgypt on Monday embarked on the second stage of its plan to protect itself from Hamas – construction of a medieval-style moat around Gaza.
Egyptian Muezzin in Hot Water Over 'Facebook Prayer Call'An Egyptian muezzin is in hot water, after he replaced a traditional line in the prayer call with one about Facebook use.
Egypt Sets Date for Parliamentary ElectionEgypt announces it will hold its parliamentary election starting on October 18-19, as path to democracy continues.
Egypt Summons UK Ambassador Over Comments on JournalistsEgypt's Foreign Ministry summons British ambassador to protest comments he made after a judge sentenced three journalists to prison.
'Super Giant' Gas Field Found in Egyptian Waters, Firm SaysAn Italian exploration firm searching for gas and oil off Egypt's shores announced Sunday that it had found a huge natural gas deposit.
Egypt Sentences Al-Jazeera Reporters to PrisonEgyptian court sends three Al-Jazeera reporters to prison for broadcasting false news. Washington calls for ruling to be overturned.
Putin: Russia Planning to Build Nuclear Plant in EgyptRussian President says his country will build a nuclear power plant in Egypt, announces greater economic cooperation with Cairo.
Egyptian Tel Aviv U. Student Praises Israel in Viral SpeechHaisam Hassanein, an Egyptian student who completed his master's degree studies at Tel Aviv U. has a unique perspective on Israel.
Egypt Closes the Rafah Crossing After Four DaysEgyptian authorities close the Rafah crossing with Gaza after allowing 2,579 Gazans to leave the territory for humanitarian reasons.
4 Hamas Naval Commandos Abducted on Way to Iran - by Egypt?Hamas accuses Egyptian intelligence of kidnapping senior commandos who were in Sinai en route to Iran for training.
ISIS Claims Responsibility for Cairo BombingISIS 'Sinai Province' branch claims bomb attack targeting police in Shubra Al-Khaima suburb of Egyptian capital.
Six Wounded in Car Bomb Attack in CairoCar bomb explodes near a national security building in the Shubra neighborhood of Egypt's capital.
Four Palestinians Reportedly Abducted in SinaiGaza's Hamas rulers say gunmen abducted four Palestinians who were on a bus bound for the Cairo airport.
Egypt Opens Gaza Crossing for Four DaysEgypt opens the Rafah crossing for a period of four days, the first time it has done so in two months.
Sisi Approves Special Courts for Terror-Related CasesEgyptian President approves anti-terrorism law that sets up special courts and provides protections to its enforcers.
Former Egyptian President Morsi Appeals His Death SentenceDeposed President Mohammed Morsi appeals conviction for violence against police and espionage.
Egyptian and PA Rabble-Rousing Reports Provoke TroubleWho needs to incite when you can simply provoke? Egyptian, PA agencies term Defense Minister's visit in Hevron as a "break-in."
Why is Sisi Expanding the Suez Canal?Grand plans by modern-day Egyptian ruler motivated in great part by the same reasons as his predecessor 150 years ago.
Security Source: African Infiltrator Problem GrowingAfter 15 migrants jump the fence over the weekend, security source reveals infiltration is on the rise again.
Kerry Begins Middle East Visit in EgyptSecretary of State John Kerry arrives in Cairo before heading to Qatar to discuss nuclear deal. Israel not on the itinerary.
Egypt Tests Out Second Suez CanalEgypt conducts trial run on new Suez Canal route, plans to open for traffic in two weeks.
Wanted Egyptian Terrorist Calls for 'Holy War' Against SisiFormer Egyptian commander who joined ISIS-linked jihadists calls for holy war against President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
ISIS Hits Egyptian Patrol Ship With a RocketPatrol ship confronts ISIS jihadists in Sinai, in gunbattle ISIS scores direct rocket hit; Egypt says none killed.
Hamas, Saudis to Work Together Against ISIS?There's no love lost between Hamas and Saudi Arabia, but a common enemy may bring the two together.
Palestinian Cleric: ISIS Will Give 'Settlements' to MuslimsAt Al Aqsa Mosque, preacher laments Egypt's ex-President Morsi would have had Egyptian army 'in Zikhron Yaakov by now.'
ISIS Bombs the Italian Consulate in CairoOne dead, 10 wounded as ISIS attacks Western target in Egypt for the first time, and warns it will attack similar targets in future.
Egyptian Bank Claims Part Ownership of King David HotelState-owned bank sues for 1,000 stocks of Jerusalem's luxurious hotel it bought before the establishment of the state of Israel.
Sisi: Israel-PA Peace Will Make the Region SaferEgyptian President meets delegation of the American Jewish Committee, calls for peace between Israel and the PA.
Egypt's New Anti-Terror Law Could Kill JournalistsJournalists' union warns 'unconstitutional' new law will allow the state to execute reporters for contradicting official reports.