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US diplomats banned from visiting religious sites outside Cairo

06 June, 2017

The US Embassy in Egypt warned its personnel against visiting religious sites outside the greater Cairo area, citing terror attacks in a statement on Monday.

Thomas Cook scraps Sharm al-Sheikh holidays over terror fears

11 May, 2017

Thomas Cook will not run its holiday service to the popular Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh this winter or next summer over fears of terrorist attacks.

IS gunmen attack Egypt police near famed Christian monastery

19 April, 2017

An Egyptian policeman has been killed and four others wounded in an attack by Islamic State group militants on a checkpoint near the famed Saint Catherine's Monastery in Sinai.

'Look on my works, ye Mighty': Ramses' statue unearthed

10 March, 2017

German-Egyptian archaeological team have found one of the most important pharaonic statues ever found, after a Ramses figure was unearthed in a Cairo slum.

Top Palestinian Fatah official denied entry to Egypt

28 February, 2017

Fatah official Jibril Rajoub was barred from entering Egypt on Tuesday, prompting an angry response from his Palestinian delegation.

IS video shows execution of 5 Egyptian "military spies"

12 February, 2017

The Islamic State group in Egypt claims to have executed five men it accuses of spying for the army, which is battling the extremists in the Sinai Peninsula.

Analysis: Tiran and Sanafir are Egyptian, after all

17 January, 2017

Monday's final court ruling over the Red Sea islands came amid public outcry at Sisi government's unpopular agreement with Saudi Arabia, reports Jo Schietti.

Russia checks-in: Moscow pilots security mission at Egyptian airports

12 January, 2017

Russian inspectors are surveilling airports in Egypt before they seek to resume flights to Cairo, following strained relations after the downing of a flight over Sinai in 2015.

Russia-Egypt flights 'most likely' to resume in January

28 December, 2016

Russia will make a decision on whether to resume direct flights with Egypt following a review of the country's airport security measures.

Two militants receive life sentence for Egypt hotel attack

25 December, 2016

Egyptian authorities slapped life sentences to two assailants convicted for an attack on the Red Sea hotel that took place last January.

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