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Sinai pipeline attacked for third time this month, while army destroys “militants’” tunnels and cars
Defence minister Al-Sisi is promoted to field marshal
Egypt’s military rarely promotes senior officers to the rank of field marshal.
AFP – Egypt’s top army command discussed a possible presidential bid by army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi at a meeting on Monday, state media reported. The Supreme Council of the Armed Forces “is meeting to discuss developments on the security front, especially in northern Sinai, in addition to looking into other matters including the peoples’ …
Ministers of Defence and Interior meet ahead of 25 January, Police Day
Meeting focused on cooperation between the two nations
Foreign Ministry spokesman declines to comment on allegations regarding Emirati interference in Egypt’s domestic politics
Security on “high alert” ahead of upcoming national referendum
Official statement says boy was monitoring security forces for militants
The border crossing has been closed since 27 December
Arrested Al-Azhar students held for 15 more days pending investigation
Hamas member calls the news a “fabrication”
By Dr Mohamed Fouad Last week, we spoke about the gripping polarisation turned mass mania. We have seen how it became easier and less painful to choose sides rather than be pragmatic about any situation. There is no doubt that we have been living three years where logic has been put on hold and all …
Journalists accused of vandalising military property
Minister of Military Production Reda Hafez dies on Tuesday
Leading alliance member says group does not object to holding referendum on both Morsi’s and post-30 June roadmaps
The monument was defaced within hours of its inauguration
The death toll of the 2011 Mohamed Mahmoud clashes was almost 50, making them the deadliest Egypt had witnessed at the time. Subsequent clashes on the one year anniversary of the violence saw at least two killed, including a 16 and a 15 year old. These words are being written on the eve of the second anniversary. No one really knows what will happen within a few hours, but the tensions are rising amid rival protests planned on the anniversary. As the Daily News Egypt looks in depth into which movements are calling for what this year, participants in the original 2011 clashes tell their story about an anniversary that has been rather stripped of what it stands for.
Militants also injure army soldier; police and army forces immediately retaliate
Attack on Abu Sowair checkpoint is the third on security officials in Ismailia outskirts in past week
In response to questions about their food product factories, the military spokesman insisted that “the military is responsible for 400,000 recruits.
Military trials are the military’s means of fighting the revolution: Revolutionary Socialists
Dozens of soldiers and policemen have also been killed in near daily attacks in the Sinai.
Constituent Assembly spokesman affirms that Article 219 will be omitted and the ban of “political activity on religious grounds”
16 arrested in violence around a pro-Morsi protest
25 other jihadists arrested in Sinai
Coptic Orthodox Church anticipates a return to stability for the country
No Military Trials accuses military establishment of compromising independence of Constituent Assembly
Prime Minister El-Beblawi says he is ” ready for dialogue”; law continues to stir negative reactions
Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis has claimed responsibility for attacks on military buildings and police forces