- Militants Attack Hotel in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, Killing at Least 7
Egypt’s Islamic State affiliate claimed responsibility for the assault at the hotel in El Arish, which was housing judges who were monitoring parliamentary elections.
Kareem Fahim. International Herald Tribune. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 20:39:03 GMT.
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- Airlines cancel Sharm el-Sheikh flights
British Airways and Easyjet cancel all flights between the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh until January, in the wake of last month's Sinai plane crash.
BBC News. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:20:06 GMT.
- Four killed in attack on Sinai hotel
Two suicide bombers and a gunman attack a hotel in the city of el-Arish in Egypt's northern Sinai, killing four people, officials say.
BBC News. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 13:40:24 GMT.
- Militants Attack Hotel in North Sinai Peninsula of Egypt, Killing at Least 3
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the assault at the Swiss Inn Resort in El Arish, which was housing judges who were monitoring voting in parliamentary elections.
Kareem Fahim. International Herald Tribune. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:51:51 GMT.
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- Surge in Robberies, Violence Threaten Aid to Crisis-hit South Sudan
Aid workers in South Sudan have been hit by a surge in violent armed robberies, the United Nations said Monday, condemning the latest attack in which staff of a local charity, Nile Hope, were held at gunpoint as equipment was stolen. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 21:48:56 -0500.
- Africa: June Draw for Third Round of African Zone Qualifiers
[CAF] FIFA and CAF have determined that the draw for the third round of African Zone qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia(TM) will be held at CAF headquarters in Cairo on 24 June 2016.
All Africa. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 15:47:06 GMT.
- Egyptians head to polls again to elect new parliament
Egyptians began voting Nov. 22 across 13 of the country's 27 provinces in the second phase of parliamentary elections after a low turnout marred the first stage in the absence of any strong opposition
Hurriyet. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 10:26:00 +0200.
- Russian Company to Build Egypt’s First Nuclear Plant
Russia has signed an agreement to build Egypt’s first nuclear power plant, in a televised ceremony attended by Egyptian President Fattah al-Sissi. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 13:37:38 -0500.
- IS Shows Picture Of Bomb Used In Attack On Russian Airliner
The Islamic State (IS) group's official magazine has posted a photo of what it says was the improvised bomb used to bring down a Russian passenger plane over Egypt last month, killing all 224 people on board.
Radio Liberty. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 16:36:22 +0000.
- ISIS claims to show soda can bomb that brought down Russian passenger jet
ISIS releases photo of the bomb it says was used to bring down a Russian passenger plane in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula last month, killing all 224 people on board.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 11:11:43 EST.
Facts About Egypt
The Arab Republic of Egypt, located in northeast Africa, is governed by
a People's Assembly and by a President who appoints a Prime Minister and
a Cabinet. Egypt's capital city is Cairo, and its currency is the
Egyptian Pound. The primary spoken language of Egyptians is Arabic
and, in 2007, Egypt's estimated population was 80,335,000.
For more news and information about Egypt, visit this official
Egyptian government website. For detailed maps of Egypt, visit
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