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Sudan PM says he survived 'terror attack' in Khartoum

March 10, 2020 12:29 pm

Abdalla Hamdok tweeted he was "safe and in good shape" following the explosion. Sudanese state TV said Hamdok had been heading to his office when the attack took place.

Egypt: The security situation remains tense

July 24, 2019 2:10 pm

Lufthansa and British Airways canceled flights to Cairo over the weekend, citing security concerns. Although they were reticent with details, the situation in Egypt, and particularly in North Sinai, is indeed unstable.

In Cairo, Mike Pompeo blasts Obama's Middle East policies

January 11, 2019 9:31 am

Pompeo is touring the region to try to explain U.S. strategy after Trump's surprise announcement last month of an abrupt withdrawal of all 2,000 U.S. troops from Syria, which rattled allies, shocked top U.S. officials and prompted US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis's resignation.

Bomb threat causes panic on Saudi airliner

May 10, 2017 1:05 pm

Air security is a sensitive topic in Egypt.

Cairo explosion: 16 killed in Molotov cocktail attack on Egypt nightclub

December 04, 2015 8:35 pm

The unidentified attackers torched the club by throwing Molotov bottles on it. The club, located about 5km from Tahrir Square in downtown Cairo, also houses a restaurant.

Indian Embassy in Cairo hosts annual 'Iftar' party

July 09, 2015 9:39 am

India's Ambassador to Cairo Sanjay Bhattacharyya last month presented his credentials to the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi as the new Ambassador to Egypt.

Egypt's winemakers seek to revive ancient art

June 09, 2015 2:29 pm

It's all part of a now 15-year effort to revive Egypt's small wine industry, which mainly caters to tour

Gunmen open fire, kill 2 Egyptian policemen at the Pyramids

June 03, 2015 6:51 pm

Egypt sees regular attacks on its security forces as it struggles with a low-level Islamist insurgency, mostly in the lawless northern Sinai Peninsula.

Five bombs explode in Cairo, one killed

February 26, 2015 2:47 pm

Three policemen were wounded when another device went off near a police station in the poor district of Alwaraq.

Security hightened on Cairo airport: Officials

February 03, 2015 2:26 pm

Security officials assure Cairo airport on alert after 2 bombs were bombs found.