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Egypt has long been accused of collectively punishing residents of North Sinai due to the Daesh presence in the region, especially in the town ...
Egypt's police kill gunmen attempting to attack forces in North Sinai: ... they guarded a coastal highway in the North Sinai capital city of Al-Arish ...

... increased, particularly in North Sinai governorate. Attacks increased in recent months to encompass major cities including Cairo, the capital.
A series of deadly terrorist attacks in Egypt's North Sinai province have ... The men spread out, firing on nearby security stations at the city council ... offices and vehicles transporting money between cities or governorates.
The rest of the militants moved rapidly to the main city inside North Sinai, Al-Arish, where they targeted a church based in the city's main street ...

... on Monday condemned a terror attack that targeted security checkpoints in al-Kawadis area northeast of North Sinai's capital city of Arish.
Since 2014, North Sinai has seen an increase in conflict between state ... attacks against army and police checkpoints in North Sinai cities.
North Sinai witnessed violent clashes between militants and security personnel in ... A day before six army forces were killed in the same city.
24 militants, 6 soldiers Killed in North Sinai Attacks: Statement ... "The five checkpoints targeted in the city of Sheikh Zuwayed and on the ... and Borkan 5, which are all permanent security posts on roads connecting villages in ...
... of six armed forces soldiers in clashes in North Sinai, Gomaa prayed ... east of North Sinai's capital city of Arish, the military spokesman said.
A series of synchronized attacks on five checkpoints in North Sinai killed five ... city of Sheikh Zuwayed and on the outskirts of Arish in North Sinai included: ... which are all permanent security posts on roads connecting villages in ... of Al-Kharouba village in Sheikh Zuwayed to vacate the village, and asked ...
Egypt foils terrorist attack, killing 2 militants in North Sinai ... attack that was targeting a security check point in the North Sinai city of Arish, killing ...
File Photo: Rains flood a street in the Red Sea city of Ras Gharib, 2016. ... floods is conducted at the level of the North Sinai governorate.
... North Sinai, heading to the company headquarters in the west of the city. ... the confines of the city, when something unexpected happened.
Civilian deaths and postponed start to school year mark North Sinai conflict ... Meanwhile, conditions in the border city of Rafah continue to ... being shot in his leg on Friday near his home in Massoura village in western Rafah.
Today, with increasing instability and autocracy, terror attacks across Egypt and an ISISaffiliated insurgency wreaking havoc in North Sinai, tourists are still keeping their distance, and the Bedouin tribes that have long relied on travellers for much ...
The Sinai Development Authority (SDA) introduced investments projects worth EGP 10.7bn in six governorates, including Port Said, Damietta, Ismailia, Suez, and North and South Sinai.
army forces affiliated to the second field army on Sunday evening managed to prevent the establishment of a checkpoint by militants believed to be members of the IS-affiliated group of "Sinai Province" in the North Sinai city of Rafah. According to a ...
The Islamic State militant group has claimed responsibility for the killing of the 10 army personnel. Hundreds of security personnel have been killed in terror attacks in North Sinai by militants in recent years, while the army says it has killed ...
Hundreds of Christian families were forced to abandon their homes in the northern Sinai Peninsula following the murders of at least seven Christians in the coastal town of Al-Arish from Jan. 30 until Feb. 23. According to ... (Photo: Reuters/Ahmed ...
Kuwait CITY, March 18: A grant agreement was signed today in Cairo between the government of the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development, whereby the Kuwait fund provide a grant in the amount of one hundred thousand ...
militants believed to be members of the IS-affiliated group "Sinai Province" blew up on Monday night a residential building in the 3rd District of Al-Arish in North Sinai. The militants blew it up after evacuating all its residents, a local journalist ...
Wael Ghaith, head of the North Sinai plant subsidiary of the Desert Research Centre, said that oil palm cultivation has not proved its success on the ground so far, which makes the private sector refuse to expand in order to avoid exposure to losses ...
AS one of the former most popular holiday destinations in the world, Egypt has had it's country - and it's tourism industry - turned upside down.
The Western Cairo Prosecution unit referred on Saturday two police officers to the Criminal Court after being accused of aiding a suspect's escape while escorting him to court, according to state media.
Defense Minister Sedqi Sobhi examined army and police force operations in North Sinai on Friday, accompanied by Interior Minister Magdy Abdul Ghaffar.
As part of the operations conducted by the armed forces against militants' stationing points in North Sinai during the past few days, the air force managed to kill 18 militants in several air strikes in the cities of Al-Arish, Rafah, and Sheikh Zuweid ...
Kuwait CITY, March 18: A grant agreement was signed today in Cairo between the government of the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development, whereby the Kuwait fund provide a grant in the amount of one hundred thousand ...
journalists and human rights groups are rarely able to investigate frequent and credible reports of abuse because the government denies them access to North Sinai. On January 13, the Interior Ministry claimed in a statement that its counterterrorism ...
In mid-January, the interior ministry claimed in a statement that its counterterrorism forces had tracked a group of suspected IS fighters to an abandoned house in al-Arish, a town on the northern Sinai coast, and were preparing to raid the house when ...
Egypt's Army and police forces have been waging a war over the past several years against an Islamist militant insurgency in North Sinai, concentrated in the cities of Arish, Rafah and Sheikh Zweid. Hundreds of security personnel have been killed in ...
The plant, with a projected 250,000 cubic meter per day capacity, will secure drinking water to East Port City, currently under construction.
According to the most recent figures, some 355 Christian families have fled from the northern Sinai city of El Arish, near the Egyptian border with the Gaza Strip and Israel.
(Beirut) - Egyptian internal security forces waging a campaign in the Sinai Peninsula against an affiliate of the Islamic State may have extrajudicially executed at least four and perhaps as many as 10 men in January 2017, Human Rights Watch said today.
Images have emerged showing ISIS fighters in the Sinai manning checkpoints and performing security inspections in the Egyptian city of Al-Arish. By Brandon ... Arish is the capital of the North Sinai and is the largest city on the peninsula. These ...
After the murder of seven Copts in February, and the release of a video from the Islamic State group's Egypt franchise threatening new attacks against Christians, more than 150 Christian families fled North Sinai, leaving only a handful of Christians ...
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has warned Brits against travel to the once thriving Egyptian resort town. On its website, the FCO warns: "We advise against all but essential travel by air to or from Sharm el-Sheikh" as "terrorists continue ...
The Social Solidarity Directorate in Gharbiya governorate has granted a LE3,000 subvention for each Coptic Christian family that arrived in the province after fleeing al-Arish city in North Sinai due to the heightened risk of attacks against them by ...
... 'security concerns police personnel prevented a group of Coptic citizens from celebrating Sunday Mass in Marmina Church, which usually holds the daily prayers in Nazlet al-Nakhl village in the southern city of Minya, according to Minya Bishop ...
Islamic State militants appeared online on Sunday evening in Egypt's North Sinai city of Al-Arish manning checkpoints and checking ID cards in search of Egyptian Christians.
militants belonging to the Islamic State-affiliate Province of Sinai have reportedly intensified their presence in Arish, setting up a number of checkpoints on the North Sinai capital's most populated streets, eyewitnesses tell Mada Masr. The militant ...
Over the course of the last two days, three high-ranking police officers were killed in the vicinity of the [third] suburb of Al-Arish city in North Sinai after being targeted by 'improvised explosive devices' (IED) that hit their convoys, according to ...
Cairo: An Egyptian court in the coastal city of Alexandria on Thursday sentenced an Islamist militant to death by hanging for murdering a Coptic alcohol vendor in the street earlier this year, legal sources said.
1Russian troops enter disputed Kurdish-held Syrian city; 2Syrian farmers fear IS will open floodgates on villages; 3South Sudan hikes visa cost to $10,000 amid famine; 4Iran successfully tests new air defence system; 5Al-Qaeda confirms US strike killed ...
Coptic Christians who recently fled North Sinai in Egypt and sought refuge in other governorates are afraid that the Islamic State has a "kill list" which has their names on it.
... in a bomb attack on a security checkpoint in the same city. Egypt's Army and police forces have been waging a war over the past several years against an Islamist militant insurgency in North Sinai, concentrated in the cities of Arish, Rafah and ...
In numerous villages across Egypt, deadly disputes between Muslim and Christian neighbors have routinely ended with the forced evacuation of the Christian community -- crimes committed during the disputes largely go unpunished.


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