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Gunmen target Egypt truck convoy, nine killed

Gunmen target Egypt truck convoy, nine killed

Suspected militants shot dead at least nine truck drivers in Egypt's Sinai region late on Thursday when they targeted a transport convoy, setting the vehicles on fire, medical and security sources said on Friday.

Four policemen killed in attack in Egypt's North Sinai

Four policemen killed in attack in Egypt's North Sinai

Four Egyptian policeman were killed on Wednesday when gunmen fired at a patrol car in the northern Sinai city of al-Arish, state newspaper Al-Ahram reported.

Sinai suicide bombing kills 26 Egyptian soldiers

Sinai suicide bombing kills 26 Egyptian soldiers

Twenty-six Egyptian soldiers were killed or wounded on Friday in attacks on several checkpoints in Sinai that included car bombings, the military said in a statement.

Egypt imposes partial curfew in Sinai after deadly attack

Egypt imposes partial curfew in Sinai after deadly attack

Egypt imposed a partial curfew in Sinai on Wednesday, a day after a deadly attack claimed by the Islamic State extremist militia near a monastery on the volatile peninsula.

IS executes 5 Egyptians accused of aiding army

IS executes 5 Egyptians accused of aiding army

The Islamic State group in Egypt claims to have executed five men it accused of working for the army, which is battling the jihadists in the Sinai Peninsula.

Truck bomb kills 8 police in Egypt's Sinai

Truck bomb kills 8 police in Egypt's Sinai

A truck bomb attack on an Egyptian security checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed at least eight policemen on Monday, officials and state media said.

At least 25 dead in anti-Christian blast in Cairo

At least 25 dead in anti-Christian blast in Cairo

A bomb blast killed at least 25 worshippers during Sunday mass inside a Cairo church near the seat of the Coptic pope who heads Egypt's Christian minority, state media said.

Egypt Coptic priest shot dead in IS-claimed Sinai attack

Egypt Coptic priest shot dead in IS-claimed Sinai attack

An Egyptian Coptic priest was shot dead Thursday in the Sinai Peninsula where authorities are battling a jihadist insurgency, officials said, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.

Bomb kills two police in Egypt's Sinai

Bomb kills two police in Egypt's Sinai

A bomb blast killed two Egyptian police officers and wounded five others in an attack on their armoured vehicle in the Sinai Peninsula on Friday, the interior ministry said.

Private-Public partnerships highlighted at Transport Forum

Private-Public partnerships highlighted at Transport Forum

The importance of Private Public Partnership in developing transportation infrastructure in the country was highlighted ...