Sat, Oct 3 2015
CAIRO - Russia's intervention in Syria will curtail the spread of terrorism and help deal a fatal blow to Islamic State in the war-torn country, Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on Saturday.
Mon, Sep 28 2015
CAIRO - Egypt's tourism industry, hit by years of political upheaval and militant violence, is expected to post moderate growth this year and hopes a global advertising campaign will revive the sector vital for economic recovery, the tourism minister said.
MOSCOW - An international contact group on Syria including Russia, Iran, the United States, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Egypt could meet in October, RIA news agency cited Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov as saying on Monday.
Fri, Sep 25 2015
CAIRO - Egyptian security forces on Friday killed nine militants who took part in a bomb attack at the Italian consulate in Cairo in July, the Interior Ministry said.
Wed, Sep 23 2015
CAIRO - Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pardoned 100 prisoners including three Al Jazeera television journalists, on Wednesday, a day before he plans to head to the annual United Nations summit of world leaders. | Video
Sat, Sep 19 2015
CAIRO - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi kept his finance, investment and interior ministers in a new government sworn in on Saturday as he tries to rebuild an economy battered by Islamist militant violence. | Video
CAIRO - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi kept his finance, investment and interior ministers in a new government sworn in on Saturday, state news agency MENA reported, as he tries to rebuild an economy battered by Islamist militant violence.
Fri, Sep 18 2015
MEXICO CITY - Six Mexican tourists who survived a deadly air raid on their convoy by Egyptian security forces returned home on Friday, and Mexico's government urged the public not to travel to the country after the group was apparently mistaken for militants.
Thu, Sep 17 2015
MEXICO CITY - Egyptian warplanes mistakenly bombed a convoy of Mexican tourists five times over three hours, even though security forces on the ground had cleared their passage, one of six survivors of Sunday's deadly attack said.
MEXICO CITY - Egyptian forces bombed a convoy of Mexican tourists around 5 times over a period of 3 hours, even after security forces on the ground had stopped them twice and cleared their passage, one of six survivors of Sunday's deadly attack said.
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