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Egyptian Army withstands resolutely against terrorism, Iraqi ambassador says Cairo – Habib Al-Sadr, Iraqi ambassador to Cairo, said on Tuesday that the Egyptian Army is strong and brave and withstands firmly against terrorism. He explained that terrorists have suffered ... Wednesday 12-07-2017 02:10 PM Veteran journalist urges Egyptians to reunite against terrorism Cairo – A member of the Egyptian Journalists’ Syndicate has called on the Egyptian people to reunite in the fight against terrorism, particularly in Sinai. In statements, Gamal Abdel Rahim ... Wednesday 12-07-2017 12:58 AM Sufi Grand Sheikh should have deputy to solve pending issues, says leader Cairo – Grand Sheikh of the Sufi Orders Abdel Hadi Al-Qasabi should have a deputy to help him in his duties, a Sufi leader said. Speaking to Al-Bawaba News on Tuesday, Member of the Sufi Orders in ... Tuesday 11-07-2017 10:27 PM Egypt calls for excluding Qatar from anti-ISIS coalition Washington - A U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State should not have member states that support terrorism, Egypt said in a coalition meeting held in Washington in reference to Qatar. "It is ... Tuesday 11-07-2017 10:02 PM Explosive device targets police vehicle in Sinai Cairo - Terrorists targeted a police vehicle by improvised explosive device in Al-Arish city on Tuesday. A huge blast was heard in Al-Arish City, North Sinai Governorate, in the early hours of ... Tuesday 11-07-2017 03:39 PM Senior Muslim scholar meets Malaysian delegation Cairo - Secretary-General of the Islamic Research Academy Mohie El-Deen Afifi met on Monday with a Malaysian delegation, now visiting here to discuss means of boosting religious cooperation between ... Tuesday 11-07-2017 03:25 PM Egypt’s Al-Azhar Grand Imam expresses readiness to train France’s imams Cairo – Dr. Ahmed El-Tayeb, Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, said that the Islamic Sunni institution is ready to train French imams of mosques on how to positively integrate into the society and face current ... Tuesday 11-07-2017 09:49 AM Terrorist attacks escalate in Egypt due to Qatar crisis, adviser says Cairo – Mourad Khedr, an adviser at Egypt’s Arab Council for Studies, Training and Sustainable Development, said that the escalation of terrorist attacks in Egypt is closely linked to Qatar’s crisis ... Tuesday 11-07-2017 07:48 AM Egypt vows harsher penalties against traders of unauthorized pesticides Cairo – Egyptian Agriculture Minister Abdul Moneim El-Banna has stressed the need for tightening grip on the market of agricultural pesticides in Egypt. During a meeting with a cluster of the ... Tuesday 11-07-2017 03:04 AM Al-Azhar Grand Imam meets French ambassador in Cairo Cairo – Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Dr. Ahmed El-Tayeb met on Sunday with French Ambassador in Cairo Stéphane Romatet. During the meeting, El-Tayeb said Al-Azhar as a prestigious religious institution ... Tuesday 11-07-2017 02:04 AM Al-Azhar official offers condolences over victims of Friday terrorist attack Cairo – Undersecretary of Al-Azhar Dr. Abbas Shoman has condoled with the Egyptian people over the victims of the terrorist attack that targeted an army checkpoint in Rafah, North Sinai, on Friday. ... Monday 10-07-2017 10:02 PM Egypt, Somalia discuss military cooperation Cairo - Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Lieutenant General Mahmoud Hegazy met on Monday with Somali army commander Ahmed Mohamed Gomaali and his accompanying delegation. During the meeting, ... Monday 10-07-2017 08:44 PM Statement: El-Sisi is following up project to upgrade houses of poor Monday 10-07-2017 02:57 PM Egypt's Minister: Ain Sokhna port step toward building regional energy hub Monday 10-07-2017 02:51 PM Egypt's PM issues decision on Rafah, Arish curfew Cairo - Prime Minister Sherif Ismail issued, on Sunday, a decision, identifying areas and timing of a curfew imposed in Rafah and Arish cities in North Sinai. The curfew will be effective daily ... Monday 10-07-2017 01:48 PM