According to unconfirmed reports, Hamas and Islamic Jihad agreed to a truce with Israel. Meanwhile, a senior IDF source said, "only the facts on the ground will dictate our continued response
Jerusalem Post. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 20:12:51 GMT.
Archaeologists in Egypt have announced a new discovery dating back more than 2,500 years near Egypt's famed pyramids at an ancient necropolis south of Cairo.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 11:51:08 EDT.
Archaeologists in Egypt stumbled upon a new discovery dating back to more than 2,500 years ago near Egypt's famed pyramids at an ancient necropolis south of Cairo.
Fox News. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 13:32:07 GMT.
CAIRO (REUTERS) - At least 58 people were injured on Friday (July 13) when a passenger train derailed south of Egypt's capital Cairo, the health ministry said in a statement.
Straits Times. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 02:38:21 +0800.
Egyptian firefighters battled flames that erupted after an explosion at a chemicals factory outside Cairo's main airport Thursday, with a dozen people reported injured in a blast an army spokesman said was caused by high temperatures. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 20:48:45 -0400.
Egyptian courts on Thursday sentenced 31 people to death in two separate cases, one involving the killing of a policeman and a security guard in 2015 and the other related to a 2016 prison escape, state news agency MENA and witnesses said.
Reuters. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 19:58:05 -0400.
Facts About Egypt
The Arab Republic of Egypt, located in northeast Africa, is governed by
a People's Assembly and by a President who appoints a Prime Minister and
a Cabinet. Egypt's capital city is Cairo, and its currency is the
Egyptian Pound. The primary spoken language of Egyptians is Arabic
and, in 2007, Egypt's estimated population was 80,335,000.
For more news and information about Egypt, visit this official
Egyptian government website. For detailed maps of Egypt, visit
this Egypt map website.