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Egyptian soldiers inspect a smuggling tunnel in the divided border town of Rafah, along the border with the Hamas-run Gaza Strip. (AFP/Getty Images/Mohamed El-Sherbeny)
July 05, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Egypt increased efforts to destroy the smuggling tunnels as part of a security campaign in the northern Sinai region, as militant attacks and violence become alarmingly more frequent.
A picture taken from the Rafah border of the southern Gaza Strip with Egypt shows an Egyptian armored vehicle patrolling the area on the Egyptian side of the border on July 2, 2015. (AFP/Said Khatib)
July 05, 2015 - 07:13 GMT
Six people, including a child, were killed and at least nine were injured in a string of Sinai attacks.
Ahmad al-Marghani
July 04, 2015 - 17:02 GMT
An Egyptian Premier League football team has suspended one of its top players for the rest of the season after he posted comments online critical of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi , media reports said.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, dressed in military garb, visited North Sinai Saturday days after a series of deadly Daesh-affiliated attacks targeted security forces in the province. (AFP/Mohamed Abdelmoaty)
July 04, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi visited North Sinai Saturday days after a series of deadly Daesh-affiliated attacks targeted security forces in the province.
Did Paris really fake that freak out on the plane? (Fan Share)
July 04, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Rumor has it that Paris Hilton was in on Ramez' plane prank all along!
Supporters of ousted President Mohamed Morsi demonstrate in Cairo, July 4 2013.  (AFP/Mahmoud Khaled)
July 04, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
After a turbulent week in Egypt, Muslim Brotherhood supporters accused Egypt security forces on Friday of shooting dead a protestor commemorating Mohamed Morsi's 2013 ouster.
Militants from Daesh's Sinai affiliate, known as Sinai Province, published an online statement Friday claiming responsibility for rockets fired into southern Israel earlier that day.  (AFP/File)
July 04, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
Daesh's Egypt affiliate, known as Sinai Province, published an online statement Friday claiming responsibility for rockets fired into southern Israel earlier that day.
Loutfy also founded the Association of Egyptian Women Filmmakers. (Photo courtesy Loutfy's family/Ahram)
July 04, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The filmmaker helped create the New Cinema Group and made more than 20 films about Arabs and social struggle in the 1970s.
The rockets landed near Gaza in southern Israel. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
July 04, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Two rockets fired from Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula landed in an open area of Eshkol regional council in southern Israel on Friday. No casualties were reported.
Mohamed Salah
July 03, 2015 - 15:46 GMT
The Viola are adamant that they retain the right to buy the Egypt international but the winger's agent insists that he belongs to Chelsea
Deadly clashes between Egyptian forces and militants have continued in the aftermath of the attack. (AFP/File)
July 03, 2015 - 13:51 GMT
No less than 70 militants were killed in North Sinai by Egyptian security forces over the past 48 hours following a deadly attack by the Islamic State-affiliated Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis on the city of Sheikh Zuwied.