Middle East

US to pull forces from Syria, continue fight against ISIL: Pompeo

US Secretary of State assures allies Washington will remain a steadfast partner, despite pulling troops out of Syria.

US to pull forces from Syria, continue fight against ISIL: Pompeo

Middle East

Pompeo in Egypt amid Middle East policy confusion

US top diplomat holds talks with Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry in Cairo.

Pompeo in Egypt amid concerns over Trump's Middle East policy

Egypt

Egypt recovers smuggled ancient artefact from London auction

It is unclear how the tablet fragment made its way from the Temple of Karnak in Luxor to the UK.

Egypt recovers smuggled ancient artefact from London auction

Egypt

Egypt to replace Cameroon as host of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

Cameroon was stripped of hosting rights because of security concerns and the slow pace of preparations.

Egypt to replace Cameroon as host of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

Egypt

CBS broadcasts Sisi interview despite Egypt request not to air it

In '60 Minutes' show, president denies rights abuses and acknowledges Sinai military cooperation engagement with Israel.

Egypt

Egypt: Blast raises fears ahead of Coptic Christmas

Incident likely will force authorities to further tighten security around churches ahead of Coptic Orthodox Christmas.

Egyptian policeman killed defusing bomb outside Coptic church

Egypt

Egypt, Israel in close cooperation against Sinai fighters: Sisi

Egyptian president tells CBS the former enemies are in 'wide-ranging' military coordination against armed groups.

Egypt, Israel in close cooperation against Sinai fighters: Sisi

Egypt

Egypt asks CBS to not air President Sisi interview

In an interview with CBS show '60 Minutes', Abdel Fattah el-Sisi denies holding any political prisoners in Egypt.

Egypt demands CBS should not air interview with President Sisi

Middle East

Tourist bus bombed in Egypt near Giza Pyramids

Within hours of the bombing, the Egyptian government says it killed 40 'suspected militants' responsible for the roadside bomb that destroyed the bus.

Egypt

Bomb kills three Vietnamese tourists, guide near Egypt pyramids

Roadside bomb hits bus carrying tourists near Egypt's famed Giza pyramids, killing four and wounding 11 others.

Egypt

Egyptian forces 'kill 40' in response to tourist bus attack

Egypt's interior ministry says police have killed 40 suspected fighters after roadside bomb attack killed four people.

Egyptian forces 'kill 40' in response to tourist bus attack

Egypt

Hosni Mubarak testifies against Mohamed Morsi in Egyptian court

Egypt's first freely elected president, Morsi, faces charges related to a 2011 prison breakout.

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi

Sisi's call on Egyptians to lose weight creates a stir

Egyptian president criticised for fat-shaming and taking an elitist approach to a problem rooted in poverty.

Sisi's call on Egyptians to lose weight creates a stir

Mahmoud Hussein

Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein marks two years in Egyptian prison

In violation of Egyptian and international law, Hussein completes two years in Egyptian jail without charges or trial.

Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein marks two years in Egyptian prison

Middle East

Egypt court acquits 40 NGO workers after retrial

The workers, including citizens from the US, Europe, Egypt and other Arab nations, were first jailed in 2013.

Egypt court acquits 40 NGO workers after retrial