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Egypt police foil church bombing, arrest extremist cell

24 June, 2017

Egyptian police said on Saturday they had foiled a church bombing by detaining a cell of would-be attackers who had planned to target Alexandria.

Egyptian Christians organise Iftar meals for Muslim neighbours

22 June, 2017

Coptic Christians have organised daily meals for their Muslim neighbours in Cairo during Ramadan, a show of communal solidarity in the wake of recent deadly attacks.

US diplomats banned from visiting religious sites outside Cairo

06 June, 2017

The US Embassy in Egypt warned its personnel against visiting religious sites outside the greater Cairo area, citing terror attacks in a statement on Monday.

Has Trump provoked a second wave of Arab counter-revolution?

06 June, 2017

Comment: The roots of the counter-revolutionary movement go back to the first days of the Arab Spring, if not to decades of authoritarian regimes in the region, writes Alaa Bayoumi.

Has Trump provoked a second wave of Arab counter-revolution?

05 June, 2017

Comment: The roots of the counter-revolutionary movement go back to the first days of the Arab Spring, if not to decades of authoritarian regimes in the region, writes Alaa Bayoumi.

Libya parliament leader 'gave Egypt permission to bomb militants'

02 June, 2017

The head of Libya's parliament reportedly gave the green light to Egypt to launch air raids on militants in response to a deadly attack on Coptic Christians.

Egypt 'deploys special forces to Libya' to back Haftar

30 May, 2017

Egypt has sent "dozens of military personnel" to Libya to back its close ally Khalifa Haftar as Cairo presses ahead with attacks on terrorist training camps in eastern Libya.

Egypt to continue Libya airstrikes after Coptic Christian massacre

30 May, 2017

Egypt's military said Monday that it plans to press ahead with military operations against terrorist training camps in Libya after the Islamic State slayed 29 Coptic Christians last week.

Russian ministers in Egypt discuss Libya and Syria conflicts

29 May, 2017

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shoukry discussed the conflicts in Libya and Syria as they met in Cairo on Monday, the foreign ministry there said.

Warplanes continue pounding Libya's Derna days after Egyptian intervention

29 May, 2017

Witnesses are reporting continued airstrikes on Libya's Derna days after Egypt attacked camps there in retaliation for a deadly attack on Coptic Christians.

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