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There are an estimated 4,000 fishermen in Gaza. (AFP/Said Khatib)
May 26, 2015 - 12:11 GMT
A Gaza fisherman was shot at and injured by Egyptian naval forces late Monday night, just hours after two other fishermen were shot by Israeli forces.
The Egyptian army announced on Tuesday that it has arrested over 6,000 people in the last seven months for attempting to
May 26, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
The Egyptian army announced on Tuesday that it has arrested over 6,000 people in the last seven months for attempting to "illegally migrate" within Egyptian borders.
Libyan tribal leaders attend a four-day conference in Cairo to discuss growing terrorism across the region, May 25, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2015 - 10:45 GMT
Libyan tribal leaders began talks in Cairo during a four-day conference on preventing the spread of terrorism across the Middle East.
Security forces killed 12 suspected militants during raids on North Sinai cities late Monday, state news reported. (AFP/File)
May 26, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
Security forces killed 12 suspected militants during raids on North Sinai cities late Monday, state news reported.
Bassem also lost his mother 18 months ago. (Facebook)
May 26, 2015 - 08:42 GMT
Egyptian satirist makes us cry with a heartfelt tribute to his father.
Sharif at the Mediterranean Film Festival in Rome in 2011. (CBC.ca)
May 26, 2015 - 08:13 GMT
Sharif is said to be aware that he was an actor, but can no longer distinguish one film from another.
The officer received the maximum sentence Sunday and may appeal within a period of 60 days. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
The officer received the maximum sentence Sunday and may appeal within a period of 60 days.
Egypt's top prosecutor Monday referred the chairman of a newspaper to criminal court for
May 25, 2015 - 17:21 GMT
Egypt's top prosecutor Monday referred the chairman of a newspaper to criminal court for "publishing false news" and illegally practicing journalism.
Despite prohibitions, residents of Gaza just couldn't satisfy their craving for this mass-produced American fried chicken. (imgur)
May 25, 2015 - 16:21 GMT
Despite prohibitions, residents of Gaza just couldn't satisfy their craving for this mass-produced American fried chicken.
A man enters a smuggling tunnel along the Sinai-Gaza border, September 2013.  (AFP/Mahmud Hams)
May 25, 2015 - 15:32 GMT
The Egyptian army has destroyed 521 tunnel openings along the Gaza border in the last six months, said an army spokesman.
The Egyptian government plans to negotiate a $6 billion loan with the IMF to close the financing budget gap for the fiscal year. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
The Egyptian government plans to negotiate a $6 billion loan with the IMF to close the financing budget gap for the fiscal year.