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Egyptian scuba diver breaks world record, spending 145-hours underwater

16 November, 2020

Saddam Al-Kilany, 29, remained underwater for a total of 145 hours and 30 minutes.

Army identifies 5 Americans killed in Egypt helicopter crash

15 November, 2020

Five American soldiers, a French peacekeeper and a Czech officer were killed in the helicopter crash near Sharm el-Sheikh.

Shark attack injures two at Egypt Sharm El-Sheikh resort

27 October, 2020

The attack took place on Sunday when two tourists - a mother and her son - and their tour guide were snorkelling in Ras Mohammed national park.

IS occupies four villages in Egypt's Sinai

28 July, 2020

Wilayat Sinai, Egypt's Islamic State group affiliate, has occupied four villages in the north of the Sinai peninsula for nearly a week.

Egypt eases restrictions despite surge in Covid-19 infections

28 June, 2020

Egypt has lifted restrictions put in place to combat the coronavirus pandemic, despite a rise in infections.

Egypt to open tourist destinations less hit-hard by virus

12 June, 2020

The decision comes even as the pandemic surges in the densely populated capital of Cairo and other major cities, where many people say they can’t find a hospital bed.

Egypt returned deceased British diver's body 'with heart missing'

11 June, 2020

British pathologists have been told it could take up to four years for Egypt to release a detailed coroner's report.

Egypt reopens slowly to revive coroanvirus-hit economy

06 May, 2020

Egypt has loosened a strict coronavirus curfew for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in an effort to kickstart the economy.

North Sinai residents see blockade as 'blessing' amid coronavirus

09 April, 2020

Egypt's imposition of a mandatory "self-isolation" in the North Sinai governorate may allow it to steer clear of a coronavirus outbreak.

Egypt begins building concrete wall along Gaza border

19 February, 2020

Dozens of workers aided by cranes could be seen erecting the structure, which will stretch from Gaza's south-eastern tip to the Rafah crossing with Egypt.

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