Police forces targeted members of the Hasm terrorist movement in Alexandria on Tuesday killing three, according to a statement from the Ministry of Interior.
This past Palm Sunday two suicide bombers killed over 45 people at two churches in northern Egypt. One made his way all the way to the altar at St. George’s Cathedral in the Nile Delta city of Tanta, while the other was stopped at the gate outside St. Mark’s Cathedral …
Egypt’s military air forces have targeted and killed 12 militants in North Sinai, according to a statement released by the military spokesperson.
The Hasm Movement has claimed responsibility for the Sunday attack in Cairo, which killed two police officers and injured three conscripts. The unidentified assailants shot the gas tank of a central security force personnel carrier from a Jeep near the Cairo suburb of Maadi early Sunday.
The United Arab Emirates and Egypt have agreed to cooperate further in the fights against terror financing as well as against political and media cover over extremism.
The Muslim Brotherhood (MB) has been in the news lately as one of the reasons behind the current diplomatic crisis between Qatar and other Gulf countries.
A roadside bomb explosion near the Cairo suburb of Maadi has killed an Egyptian policeman and injured four others, according to the interior ministry.
Head of the Investigation bureau in Sherbin, Lieutenant Colonel Ahmed Hussein, was killed in the early hours of Monday. He sustained fatal injuries when his car was attacked by unknown assailants.
A security official at the Ministry of the Interior said on Friday that the security authorities raised the state of alert nationwide, coinciding with the changes that took place on the regional arena, the latest of which was the boycott of Qatar by Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain …
Egypt has called for the United Nations Security Council to launch an inquiry into reports that Qatar paid a ransom of more than $US 1 billion to “a terrorist group” in Iraq to release members of the Qatari royal family who had been kidnapped in 2015.