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Hardline Egyptian cleric Wagdi Ghoneim. (YouTube screenshot)
Cairo – An Egyptian court sentenced to death on Sunday hardline cleric Wagdi Ghoneim on charges of establishing and leading a terrorist cell. Ghoneim, a Muslim Brotherhood sympathizer, was sentenced in absentia. He currently lives in Turkey and is an outspoken...
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An Egyptian Christian woman in a Coptic Orthodox church in Alexandria. Amr Abdallah Dalsh / Reuters
Cairo- Egyptian security authorities have contained sectarian tension between Muslims and Christians in Upper Egypt and have arrested 15 people accused of involvement in the chaos that ensued a mass held by Christians in one of the village’s houses. These developments...
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Members of Egypt’s Parliament attend the inaugural session, the first to convene in three years, in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016 (AP)
Cairo – The Egyptian parliament approved the second cabinet reshuffle involving nine ministers. The cabinet reshuffle include the ministries of agriculture, legal and parliamentary affairs, supply and trade, local development, planning and administrative reform,...
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French police secure the site near the Louvre Pyramid in Paris, France, February 3, 2017 after a French soldier shot and wounded a man armed with a machete and carrying two bags on his back as he tried to enter the Paris Louvre museum. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
Cairo – Egypt’s interior ministry has finally admitted to the French reports that the suspect of the Louvre museum attack on Friday is Egyptian. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement on Saturday, through which it expressed Egypt’s condemnation of...
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A convoy of Egyptian armoured vehicles heads along a road in El-Arish on the Sinai Peninsula on August 13, 2011 (AFP Photo)
Cairo- Eight policemen and one civilian have been killed in clashes with terrorists that carried out simultaneous attacks on two checkpoints in the northern Sinai city of al-Arish, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said. Witnesses told Asharq Al-Awsat that a huge blast...