Latest in Tag: counterterrorism Highlight
Latest in Tag: counterterrorism
Egypt notes efforts to reach fair, binding agreement to fill and operate dam without harming downstream countries
Mali, Chad, Burkina Faso, Niger, Mauritania have been witnessing nearly 10 years of steadily increasing militant movements
McKenzie describes Egypt-US relation as essential to facing threats to security, stability of Middle East
A counterterrorism unit launched an operation to track down a group of terrorists in mountains of Tipaza province, 65 km west of Algiers, capital of Algeria
Boko Haram group has been trying to establish an Islamist state in northeastern Nigeria since 2009. The group also extended attacks to Lake Chad Basin
Al-Shabab militants operate in Kenya from the neighboring Somalia which is facing a security crisis over terror-related incidents.
IS suspects planned to detonate an explosive device near an administrative building of law enforcement agencies and launch an armed attack on police
The jihadists, who have pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, have been active for three years in the Cabo Delgado region of Mozambique
The meeting also tackled Egypt’s comprehensive vision for combating terrorism, extremism, and illegal immigration.
President laid wreathes of flowers at former presidents’, army martyrs’ tombs on occasion of 6 October War anniversary
One Kenyan police officer was killed and three others injured in the Shabab attack on the border patrol unit camp at around 6:45 p.m.
There are 208 defendants in the case accused of 54 charges, including murder and attempted murder of officers and state officials
Decision comes following April referendum on constitutional amendments
FM stressed importance of UN’s role in pushing peace talks in Libya, Syria
The latest Sinai 2018 operation is not the first counterinsurgency operation that has been down to limit the effect of militancy in Egypt since the ouster of Islamist former president Mohamed Morsi. Indeed, several military campaigns have been unleashed to eliminate radical militant groups whose activity peaked after 2013, and found refuge in Sinai and …
Stricter legal penalties, media monitoring, state bodies on alert
The IS-affiliated group “Sinai Province” is also accused of killing an elderly man in central Al-Arish
Both countries signed an agreement to boost investment
Increased extrajudicial killing, curtailment of human rights activities, use of the judiciary as tool to eliminate political opposition among major violations
Al-Sisi discusses regional affairs with European representatives at Economic Summit
Military expert says Egypt’s pursuing ‘multiple alternative sources for military cooperation’
Remarks come despite US being “deeply disturbed” by HRW report on Rabaa dispersal