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Egypt says it does not want war as tension grows with Sudan

CAIRO President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Monday Egypt is not conspiring against its neighbors and has no intention to fight, a reference to growing tension with Sudan.

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Egypt to impose curfew on parts of North Sinai: official gazette

CAIRO Egypt will impose a curfew on parts of the North Sinai region starting on Saturday after the country extended its state of emergency, the official gazette said.

World, Jan 12 2018

Ex-military chief of staff to run in Egyptian presidential election

CAIRO Former military chief of staff General Sami Anan will run in Egypt's upcoming presidential election, the party he leads said on Thursday, days after the most serious potential challenger to President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pulled out.

World, Jan 11 2018

Egypt court overturns sentence against Mubarak-era interior minister

CAIRO An Egyptian court on Thursday quashed the conviction and prison sentence for alleged corruption against ex-interior minister Habib al-Adly and ordered a retrial, judicial sources said.

World, Jan 11 2018

Italian police take computer of Cambridge tutor in Egypt murder case

ROME Italian magistrates investigating the murder of a graduate student in Cairo two years ago have seized the computer and cell phone of his Cambridge University tutor, the prosecutors' office in Rome said on Wednesday.

World, Italy, Jan 10 2018

Arab League to hold meeting on Jerusalem next month

CAIRO The Arab League will meet on Feb. 1 to discuss how to counter U.S. President Donald Trump's move last month to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Egypt's state news agency MENA said on Wednesday.

World, United Nations, Jan 10 2018