The UN human rights chief has expressed “serious concerns” over reports of a lack of due process, after authorities in Egypt made widespread arrests during … Read more
Seven soldiers and one civilian were killed in an ambush in Egypt’s North Sinai region in an attack claimed by ISIS.
Two soldiers were also … Read more
Egyptian security forces arrested three political activists known for outspoken criticism of Egypt’s government and president, lawyers said Wednesday amid an intensified crackdown following small … Read more
Egypt has seen a second night of clashes and dozens of arrests in rare demonstrations against President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi.
About 200 demonstrators took to … Read more
The British Public Health England (PHE) is issuing advice to people travelling to Egypt after a number of people, including children, have returned with a … Read more
A joint statement by Egypt, France, Italy, the United Arab Emirates, the UK, and the U.S.A. on the situation in Libya
The text of the following statement on Libya was released by the Governments of Egypt, France, Italy, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, … Read more
Egyptian authorities have arrested the founder of a Facebook page with millions of followers that praises ousted President Hosni Mubarak, a judicial source said on … Read more
Egyptian authorities on Tuesday detained a leader of the 2011 uprising that unseated long-time president Hosni Mubarak, accusing him and others of a plot to … Read more
Egypt’s former President Mohamed Morsi was buried on Tuesday in eastern Cairo, his son said. Morsi had collapsed in court on Monday and died shortly … Read more
Amnesty International calls for impartial, thorough and transparent investigation into Morsi’s death
Amnesty International, an international pressure group that campaigns against the imprisonment of political prisoners, has called for an “impartial, thorough and transparent” investigation into Morsi’s … Read more
What follows are the main stories covered selected by our editorial team for today.
Egypt’s former president, Mohammed Morsi, who was ousted by the military in 2013, dies in court, state TV says.
The state TV said that the … Read more
Al Jazeera investigation exposes mysterious aircraft in Haftar territory after trips in Egypt, Israel and Jordan
Al-Jazeera revealed in an investigation published that Khalifa Haftar’s forces had used two Russian-made Ilyushin 76 aircraft registered to a joint Emirati-Kazakh company called Reem … Read more