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Five years after Egypt uprising, police – not activists – celebrated

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About 300 people gathered in Cairo's Tahrir Square on Monday, not to celebrate the instigators of the revolt that five years ago...

Egypt’s Sisi says Britain, other NATO members must do more in...

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Britain and other NATO members involved in toppling Muammar Gaddafi must do more to help prevent the spread of Islamist extremism in...

Sisi to tighten grip on Egypt despite new parliament

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When general Abdel Fattah al-Sisi swapped his uniform for a suit to become Egyptian president, he mapped out a return to democracy...

Sisi to tighten grip on Egypt despite new parliament

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When general Abdel Fattah al-Sisi swapped his uniform for a suit to become Egyptian president, he mapped out a return to democracy...

Egypt sets October election date, after three years without parliament

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Egypt will hold a long-awaited parliamentary election, starting on Oct. 18-19, the election commission said on Sunday, the final step in a...

Egypt’s Sisi approves anti-terrorism law setting up special courts

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday approved an anti-terrorism law that sets up special courts and provides protections to its enforcers...

Wanted Egyptian militant urges jihad against Sisi

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One of Egypt's most wanted men, a former special forces officer turned Islamist militant commander, has condemned President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and...

Facing new militant threat, Sisi crackdown risks more instability in Egypt

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Despite the lessons of the past, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is relying on fighter planes, mass arrests and death sentences to...

Egypt pardons 165 including some jailed for illegal protests

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Wednesday pardoned 165 people, many of them young men or juveniles, who had been jailed for...

Rights group says Egypt’s Sisi gets wide Western support despite rights...

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's one-year tenure in office has witnessed human rights abuses and an escalation in violence by armed groups...

Egypt’s Sisi admonishes police, government on anniversary

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi reproached police and criticised his government on Sunday, a year after he took office, after critics accused...

Insight – In Egypt, ex-military men fire up Islamist insurgency

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A small but highly dangerous succession of former Egyptian army officers are joining Islamist militant groups, complicating President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's efforts...

Egypt’s Sisi issues decree widening scope of security crackdown

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has signed off on an anti-terrorism law that gives authorities more sweeping powers to ban groups on...

Sisi warns of response after Islamic State kills 21 Egyptians in...

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Islamic State released a video on Sunday that appeared to show the beheadings of 21 Egyptian Christians in Libya and President Abdel...

Russia’s Putin, Egypt’s Sisi say committed to fighting terrorism

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United by a deep hostility towards Islamists, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Russia's Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday they were both...

Egypt’s Sisi cuts short Ethiopia visit after 30 killed in Sinai

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi cut short a visit to Ethiopia for an African Union summit on Friday, after Islamic State's Egyptian...

Egypt’s Sisi calls for global effort to counter militancy

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called on world leaders gathered at the World Economic Forum on Thursday to unite against the global...

Egypt to criminalise insults to ‘revolutions’ of 2011 and 2013

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President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi plans to issue decrees to criminalise insults to Egypt's two "revolutions" of 2011 and 2013, a spokesman said...

Egypt’s Sisi calls on West to support Libya to avoid new...

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi urged the United States and Europe on Thursday to help the Libyan army in its fight against...

Egypt’s Sisi says pardon for Al Jazeera journalists ‘being discussed’

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi suggested on Thursday he was considering pardoning journalists of the Qatar-based Al Jazeera television station jailed in...

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