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Egyptian Armed Forces appoint new military spokesman Cairo - Egypts Minister of Defense and Military Production Colonel General Sedki Sobhi approved on Sunday 1/1/2017 appointing Colonel Tamer Mohammed Mahmoud as the Military Spokesman as of January ... Sunday 01-01-2017 01:43 PM In pictures: Egypt's army completes restoration of Cairo bombed church Cairo - Egypts army spokesperson announced on his official Face-book page that Egyptian army finished repairing the church adjacent to St. Marks Coptic Cathedral, which was the site of an ... Saturday 31-12-2016 05:37 PM Sinai: 2 policemen killed by a roadside bomb Cairo - Two policemen were killed by a roadside bomb on Saturday in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula, according to a local security source. Another police conscript was injured when a police vehicle ... Saturday 31-12-2016 03:23 PM PM says Egypt on the right track Egypt was on the right track in 2016, Prime Minister Sherif Ismail asserted during the cabinet’s last meeting in 2016. Ismail hailed the efforts exerted by all ministers and the parliament over the ... Friday 30-12-2016 02:01 PM Egyptian Orthodox Church rejects US bill on renovating Coptic churches Cairo - The Egyptian Orthodox Church on Wednesday strongly rejected a bill introduced by a member of the US House of Representatives on renovating Coptic churches in Egypt. The bill demands the US ... Thursday 29-12-2016 01:49 PM Sisi: State serious about fighting corruption Cairo - Egypts President Abdel Fattah El Sisi lauded on Wednesday efforts being exerted by the Administrative Control Authority at such hard stage, stressing the states seriousness about fighting ... Thursday 29-12-2016 09:50 AM Egypt: Sisi receives Libyan Parliament Speaker Cairo - Egypts President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received on Wednesday Libyan Parliament Speaker Aguila Saleh. Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry attended the meeting, Presidential Spokesman Alaa ... Wednesday 28-12-2016 04:15 PM Cairo hotels occupancy rate surpassed 90% Cairo - The occupancy rate of Cairo hotels has hit 90-100 percent, especially in Cairo, Luxor and Aswan, the Egyptian Tourism Authority said on Tuesday. In statements to MENA, Tourism Authority Board ... Wednesday 28-12-2016 01:03 PM Russia may inspect Egyptian airports in first half of 2017, Minister Moscow - The delegation of Russian aviation specialists may visit Egypt to check compliance with security regulations at airports in the first half of 2017, Russian Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov ... Saturday 24-12-2016 03:23 AM Lebanon FM: Strong state helped Egypt in fighting terrorism Alexandria (Egypt) - Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil said that Cairo made successes in its fight against terrorism thanks to its strong state institutions and society. The recent attack on ... Thursday 22-12-2016 03:00 AM Egypt's Cathedral attack: 10-year-old girl dies, death toll rises to 27 Cairo - Egypt’s state news agency NENA said a 10-year-old girl who was critically wounded in the suicide bombing at a Cairo church earlier this month, died, taking the death toll to 27. Egypt’s ... Tuesday 20-12-2016 02:37 PM Egypt condemns assassination of Russian ambassador to Ankara Cairo - Egypts Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement on Monday evening that Egypt condemns the assassination of Russia’s Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov in Ankara. The foreign ministry ... Monday 19-12-2016 10:30 PM AJC delegation meets President Sisi in Cairo Cairo - An aAmerican-Jewish Committee, AJC leadership delegation, in two days of meetings in Cairo, conferred with President Sisi and senior Egyptian officials on the importance of strengthening ... Monday 19-12-2016 09:11 PM ISIS returnees constitute new threat for Egypt The Islamic State has imposed a new alarming reality and challenge on authorities in Egypt fol­lowing the deadly bomb­ing of a church in Cairo. By claiming responsibility for the Dec. 11 bombing of ... Monday 19-12-2016 09:07 PM ISIS-Sinai amidst conflict with Hamas, sources in Gaza Sinai- Palestinian sources told Saudi newspaper Asharq al-Awsat that ISIS in Sinai has been prohibiting, for two weeks, traders of Rafah from bringing commodities into Gaza Strip after Hamas had ... Monday 19-12-2016 01:44 PM