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    19 suspected extremists killed in Egypt military operation

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 12:56pm on May 31, 2020

    Egypt’s military said Saturday it killed 19 suspected extremists in targeted ground and air operations as part of its battle to quell a long-running insurgency...

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    21 ‘extremists’ killed in Sinai

    Agence France-Presse. Cairo | Updated at 10:40am on May 24, 2020

    Egypt said on Saturday that 21 extremists were killed in clashes with security forces in Sinai peninsula, where Islamic State group-affiliated militants have waged a...

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    Government appoints ambassadors to Egypt, Lebanon

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:43am on May 04, 2020

    The government has appointed Md Monirul Islam as the Ambassador of Bangladesh to the Arab Republic of Egypt, according to foreign ministry. He is currently...

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    Twitter deletes Egypt, Saudi accounts over 'pro-govt direction'

    Agence France-Presse. San Francisco, United States | Updated at 09:21pm on April 03, 2020

    Twitter said Thursday it has removed thousands of accounts in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Honduras, Indonesia and Serbia that allegedly took direction from governments or pushed...

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    Great Pyramid in Egypt lights up in solidarity against virus

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 09:39pm on March 31, 2020

    Egypt’s famed Great Pyramid was emblazoned Monday evening with messages of unity and solidarity with those battling the novel coronavirus the world over. ‘Stay safe’,...

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    Egypt’s Nubians tame crocodiles for selfie-snapping tourists

    Agence France-Presse . Aswan | Updated at 10:13pm on March 05, 2020

    Deep in the Nubia, a region along the Nile in southern Egypt, a baby crocodile sits on Mamdouh Hassan’s shoulder to wow tourists. The reptiles...

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    Mubarak dead: the age of silence

    Maged Mandour | Updated at 12:00am on February 29, 2020

    FEBRUARY 26, almost nine years to the day after his ouster in a popular revolt, Egypt’s long serving dictator is buried in Cairo. The man...

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    Egypt extends state of emergency to three years

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 12:13am on January 21, 2020

    Egypt’s state of emergency is set to reach the three-year mark by April after the government announced it would extend it by another three months...

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    Ethiopia’s dam: a lifeline or a show of power?

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 14, 2020

    TWO of the world’s and Africa’s oldest kingdoms have long unwittingly vied for dominance and influence on the motherland. And though cultural and economic ties...

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    At least 28 people killed in Egypt road accidents

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 02:28pm on December 29, 2019

    At least 28 people, including textile workers and several Asian tourists, were killed on Saturday in two road crashes in Egypt, official media and other...