Egypt

Four beheaded corpses found in Egypt's Sinai - security sources

CAIRO - Four beheaded corpses were found by residents of a town in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, security sources said, blaming Islamist militants waging an insurgency against Cairo.

Recent Egypt News

Egypt, Norway eye Gaza donor conference 18 Aug 2014

OSLO - Egypt and Norway plan to co-host a donor conference to help towards the reconstruction of Gaza once a durable ceasefire has been negotiated, the Norwegian foreign ministry said on Monday.

EU backs mission to monitor Gaza crossing point 15 Aug 2014

BRUSSELS - The European Union on Friday said it was willing to reactivate an EU mission on the Egypt-Gaza border to help stabilise the Palestinian enclave after weeks of war.

Photo

Three Islamist protesters killed in Cairo -security sources 15 Aug 2014

CAIRO - Three Islamist protesters were killed on Friday during clashes between police and demonstrators in Cairo, Egyptian security sources said.

Photo

Renewed Gaza truce holds after rocky start 15 Aug 2014

GAZA/JERUSALEM - A new, five-day truce between Israel and Hamas appeared to be holding on Thursday despite a shaky start, after both sides agreed to give Egyptian-brokered peace negotiations in Cairo more time to try to end the Gaza war. | Video

Photo

Renewed Gaza truce holds after rocky start 14 Aug 2014

GAZA/JERUSALEM - A new, five-day truce between Israel and Hamas appeared to be holding on Thursday despite a shaky start, after both sides agreed to give Egyptian-brokered peace negotiations in Cairo more time to try to end the Gaza war. | Video