ISIS claims attack on airport in Egypt's Sinai

An ISIS affiliate claimed responsibility for a missile attack the previous day that targeted an airport in Egypt's northern Sinai Peninsula during an unpublicized visit to the facility by the defense and interior ministers. In a …

Egypt can be opened for Russians already tomorrow

Egypt’s aviation minister Sharif Fathi will travel to Russia to sign protocol agreements to allow the resumption of Russian flights that were suspended after the 2015 bombing of a tourist jet, Egyptian sources and Russia’s minister …

Turkey declares day of mourning for Egypt attack

Turkey has announced that on November 27 will be a day of national mourning in the wake of last week's deadly terrorist attack in Egypt. Flags will fly at half-mast at Turkish representations in the country and abroad, authorities …

Death toll in Egypt mosque attack rises to 305

The death toll in the militant attack on a mosque in Egypt's North Sinai has yesterday risen to 305 killed, including 27 children, and 128 more people were wounded, reports citing MENA state news agency. Egypt has launched …

Pope Francis condemns attack on Egyptian mosque

Pope Francis “expressed his solidarity with the Egyptian people” following the terrorist attacks on the Rawda mosque in North Sinai today that killed at least 235 people. He condemned the attack as a “wanton act of brutality …

Egypt mosque terror attack leaves more than 100 dead

At least 115 people were killed when gunmen opened fire and bombed a mosque in Egypt's volatile Sinai Peninsula on Friday, state media reported. Some 120 more were injured in the attack. Police sources said that men in four off-road …