egypt fighting

The Rawda mosque in Sinai after a gun and bombing attack which killed at least 305 worshippers
Behind the Sinai mosque attack

There is allegedly sound cooperation on intelligence between Egypt and Israel, intent on fighting Islamic terrorism operating so close to their borders.

01/12/2017
ISIS
Cairo to continue targeting ISIS in Libya following attacks on Christians

"Anyone sponsoring terrorism will be punished no matter where they are," says Military spokesman; Egyptian air force cooperating with Libyan National Army.

By REUTERS
30/05/2017
Christian families who left from Al-Arish in the North Sinai Governorate after the escalation of a c
Egypt's Christians flee Sinai amid Islamic State killing spree

Sectarian attacks occur often in Egypt but are usually confined to home burning, crop razing, attacks on churches, and forced displacement.

By REUTERS
25/02/2017
A NUN WEEPS inside Cairo’s St. Marks Coptic Cathedral yesterday, after terrorists killed at least 25
The bombing at Egypt’s Coptic cathedral: Why Israelis should care

Ancient traditions. Ethnic and religious minority. Distinctive culture. Ongoing persecution. Any of that sound familiar?

An artist sculpting a statue.
Outrage over soldier memorial depicting sexual harassment in Egypt

Even though the statue has not be unveiled, it has caught the attention of local residents of the conservative city.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
05/09/2016
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi
Egyptians blast Sisi for ‘selling Egypt’ in exchange for Saudi money

The Egyptian government stated that it decided to renounce sovereignty in the islands to the Kingdom following the work of a joint Egyptian-Saudi committee.

Taba crossing
Could there be a clash between Israel and Egypt?

There is peace between Israel and Egypt since 1979. The two states also cooperate with each other against Islamic State (ISIS) in the Sinai Peninsula.

05/03/2016
Egyptian Army
Egyptian army kills 56 jihadists in ongoing operation

The goal of the operation is to “root out terrorist elements” from Sinai towns of Rafah, El-Arish, and Sheikh Zuweid.

Cairo
Two dead in Egypt as regime struggles with anti-terrorism strategy

Security forces were combing the area in search of the suspects.

Abdul Fattah Sisi
Attacks continue throughout Egypt as regime struggles with anti-terror strategy

Israeli expert to ‘Post’: On one hand President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s government has been able to produce a kind of stability, but on the other, it has violated peoples’ rights.

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