Egypt

Egypt's former top auditor ordered detained for 15 days

US says it is following the case of Hisham Genena who was arrested over remarks about incriminating documents.

Egypt's former top auditor ordered detained for 15 days

Inside Story

A new political scandal in Egypt?

Egypt's former army chief of staff Sami Anan said to have secret documents that could be released if he is threatened.

Egypt

Egypt arrests ex-top auditor over secret files remark

Hisham Genena held after claiming former army chief Anan possesses secret files that could undermine country's leaders.

Egypt

Egypt to probe ex-army chief and aide over secret files

Egypt's ex-top auditor says former army chief Anan possesses secret documents that would incriminate people in power.

Egypt to probe ex-army chief and aide over secret files

Egypt

Egypt kills 12 more suspected fighters in Sinai

Egypt steps up operations involving the country's army, navy and air force, aimed at pushing armed groups.

Egypt kills 12 more suspected fighters in Sinai

Inside Story

Egypt: Will the Sinai military operation succeed?

Egypt's president orders a major army campaign in Northern Sinai weeks before his re-election bid.

Sinai Peninsula

Egypt kills 16 fighters in Sinai military operation

More than 60 targets destroyed in major military operation in the restive Sinai Peninsula, Egyptian army says.

Egypt kills 16 fighters in Sinai military operation

Egypt

How does the US perceive Egypt's presidential race?

As Egypt gears for presidential elections, analysts say US 'weak' stance on Egypt policies will encourage 'terrorism'.

How does the US perceive Egypt's presidential race?

Egypt

Egypt launches military operation across country

Police and army begin fight against 'terrorist' elements in Sinai Peninsula, parts of the Delta and Western Desert.

Egypt launches military operation in Sinai, Nile Delta

Opinion

Trump's Palestine deal is a real estate transaction

The US is pursuing a plan to push Palestinians into northern Sinai and transfer part of the West Bank to Israel.

Bill Law

by Bill Law

Bill Law

Elections

Egypt opposition in 'worst condition ever'

Former presidential hopeful Aboul Fotouh says Egypt is governed by 'dictatorial police regime that hates politics'.

Aboul Fotouh: Opposition in 'worst condition ever'

Egypt

EU politicians call for Egypt to end excecutions

European Parliament condemns Egypt's use of execution and calls for a review of all death penalty sentences.

Egypt must end death penalty: EU politicians

Egypt

Egypt curbs opponents of presidential election

Crackdown of government dissent appears to continue, as incumbent president, Sisi, looks poised for a second term.

Egypt curbs opponents of presidential election

Inside Story

Why is Israel expelling thousands of African refugees?

About 40,000 Africans face deportation from Israel or indefinite imprisonment.

Human Rights

UN: Egypt's detention of Al Jazeera reporter is illegal

OHCHR demands release of Al Jazeera reporter and issues concern over Egypt's 'pattern of arbitrary detention'.

UN: Egypt's imprisonment of Mahmoud Hussein 'arbitrary'