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

Sinai Peninsula

Sisi criticised over 'brute force' strategy in Sinai

Egyptian president's approach will lead to higher levels of oppression and more deaths, analysts say.

Sisi criticised over 'brute force' strategy in Sinai

The Listening Post

'Respond with brute force': Sisi's narrative on Sinai

In the wake of the Sinai attack, is Egypt's media taking cues from Sisi's government? Plus, Mugabe's media legacy.

ISIS

Egyptian air raid kills 'terrorist' mosque attackers

Army statement says air force destroyed a number of vehicles used in Friday's massacre, killing all those aboard.

Egyptian air raid kills 'terrorist' mosque attackers

Egypt

At least 235 killed in mosque massacre in Egypt's Sinai

Government declares three days of mourning for victims of assault on Sufi mosque after Friday prayers in North Sinai.

Sinai Peninsula

Egypt mosque massacre: What we know

Assault on worshippers in Sufi mosque has left at least 235 people dead, creating more tension in the Sinai Peninsula.

Sinai mosque massacre: What we know

Egypt

Major Attacks in Egypt

Though attacks became more frequent in 2011, since Morsi’s removal from power in 2013 they have escalated dramatically.

Major Attacks in Egypt

Middle East

Egypt-Israel relations 'at highest level' in history

As Egypt's Sisi and Israel's Netanyahu meet in public for the first time, analysts say relations have never been closer.

Egypt-Israel relations 'at highest level' in history

Gaza

Is Gaza-Sinai state a possibility for Palestinians?

The long-discussed plan could see most of Gaza's population end up in Sinai, alongside millions of Palestinian refugees.

Is Gaza-Sinai state a possibility for Palestinians?

Gaza

Egyptians in Gaza: 'We escaped from certain death'

Hundreds of refugees fleeing the Sinai conflict have settled in Gaza, where they have been subsisting on handouts.

Egyptians in Gaza: 'We escaped from certain death'

Middle East

Egyptian soldiers killed in ISIL-claimed suicide attack

ISIL claims suicide bombing at army checkpoint near Rafah in northern Sinai.

Egypt: 26 soldiers killed in Sinai suicide attack

Sinai Peninsula

Video shows Egyptian troops executing detainees

Footage posted online purportedly shows soldiers executing detainees in Sinai and then trying to cover up the facts.

Middle East

Egypt says Sinai air raids kill ISIL affiliate's chiefs

Three leaders were among 19 members of Sinai Province group who were killed in air raids, Egyptian military says.

Egypt says air raids kill 19 ISIL fighters in Sinai

Middle East

Police targeted near Egypt's St Catherine's Monastery

ISIL claims responsibility for attack near UNESCO World Heritage site in South Sinai, just days before pope's visit.

Police targeted near Egypt's St Catherine's Monastery

Middle East

Roadside bombs kill 10 Egyptian soldiers

At least 15 ISIL fighters also die during a raid in the volatile Sinai peninsula, Egyptian military says.