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Nine killed as Egypt army presses Sinai campaign: State TV


Egyptian troops clashed with gunmen in the Sinai Peninsula early on Sunday, leaving three soldiers and six militants dead, as they pressed a drive to flush out armed Islamists, state television reported.

Renewed clashes hit Egypt's Sinai: State TV

Police and gunmen traded fire in the Sinai town of El-Arish on Thursday as security forces pushed ahead with a campaign aimed at quelling a surge in Islamist militancy, state television reported.


Egypt airstrike kills 20 militants in Sinai: state TV


Egypt's military killed 20 militants in a helicopter strike in Sinai on Wednesday, state television reported, days after 16 of its soldiers were killed in an attack attributed to Islamic extremists.

Gunmen kill 15 Egypt border guards, enter Israel


Gunmen on Sunday killed 15 guards in Egypt near the border with Israel before stealing armoured vehicles and crossing into the Jewish state where one vehicle was destroyed by a helicopter.


Egypt army vows to avenge deadly Sinai attack


The Egyptian army vowed on Monday to 'avenge' the killing of 16 guards by gunmen near the Israeli border, as President Mohamed Morsi ordered security forces to take full control of the increasingly la

Egyptians throng former spy chief Suleiman’s funeral


Thousands of well-wishers and Egypt's military brass gathered on Saturday for the funeral of the country's former intelligence chief Omar Suleiman, a key figure in the fallen Mubarak regime who died this week in hospital in the United States.

Egypt former vice president Omar Suleiman dies


Egypt's former vice president Omar Suleiman, long-time spy chief to deposed president Hosni Mubarak, died on Thursday in the United States aged 77, the official MENA news agency reported.

Hillary Clinton not offended by 'Monica' chants during Egypt visit


Hillary Clinton has revealed that she actually welcomed being taunted about her husband Bill's affair whilst on a visit to Egypt.

The US Secretary of State said that the cheers of 'Monica, Monica!' w

Egypt is focus as Clinton visits Israel after nearly two years


U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Israeli officials will discuss on Monday Egypt's political upheaval, Iran's nuclear program and the stymied Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

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Hillary Clinton meets Egypt generals after urging transition


US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was on Sunday holding talks with Egypt's top military leaders, just hours after calling for them to help smooth the country's full transition to democracy.

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