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The Egyptian army announced on Saturday that raids by the military have killed 205 terrorists
The law still awaits legal revision by another judicial body before it is sent to the president for approval by decree
On 2 August 2013 tens of Brotherhood supporters attempted to storm the Media Production City
The ship, which was carrying cargo as well as trucks, sank because the trucks were parked mainly on one side, which caused the ship to tilt and start sinking
Simultaneous attacks on military checkpoints in North Sinai on Wednesday, claimed by Islamic State affiliates Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis (Sinai Province), were initially said to have claimed the lives of 17 soldiers
Four election laws that will allow for Egypt's long-delayed parliamentary elections are expected to be ratified soon, though controversies remains
The intensified army offensive comes after simultaneous attacks claimed by Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis on Wednesday left at least 17 soldiers dead
An Egyptian court has upheld a six-month prison sentence against Armenian belly dancer Sofinar Gourian for 'insulting the Egyptian flag' by wearing its colours as a dancing costume
The proposed legislation imposes a minimum two-year sentence as punishment for 'reporting false information on terrorist attacks which contradict official statements'  
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Reportedly handed out at an Egyptian Foreign Ministry presser, a document circulating on social media among journalists instructs media workers on dropping religious references in reports on terrorism

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The ultra-conservative Salafist Nour Party has launched a campaign against extremism ...


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During his speech in military uniform, the Egyptian president stressed that the situation in Egypt's Sheikh Zuweid, Rafah and Al-Arish cities is stable

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The deputy head of the National Research Institute ...


Three-day meetings held in Cairo reached no agreement concerning Ethiopia's controversial Grand Renaissance Dam; officials are expected to resume talks in the Sudanese capital within two weeks

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On the international day to mark awareness of substance abuse, Ahram Online investigates Egypt's growing drug problem

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Ahram Online catches up with some of the key players in the 30 June 2013 protests that led to the ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi

The co-founder and former member of Islamist militant group Al-Gamaa Al-Islamiya witnessed its reconciliation with the Egyptian state under Mubarak, after Sadat's assassination

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