Gunmen Kill 4 Policemen South of Cairo

Masked gunmen on a motorcycle shot dead four Egyptian policemen south of Cairo on Saturday, the interior ministry said. The gunmen opened fire on a...

Tunisia Closes Border with Libya

Tunisia said on Wednesday it is closing its border with Libya, a hotbed of violent unrest, a day after a deadly suicide bombing claimed...

Tunisia Declares State of Emergency after Deadly Bus Blast

Tunisia's President Beji Caid Essebsi declared a nationwide state of emergency and a curfew in the capital after a bomb attack on a presidential...

Tunisia: ISIL-Linked Group Claims Beheading of Teen Shepherd

A Takfiri group claimed the beheading of a young Tunisian shepherd on behalf of the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Levant (ISIL), accusing...

Dubai Deputy Police Chief Says Mossad Likely behind Russian Plane Crash

Deputy Chief of Dubai's Police Force Lieutenant General Dahi Khalfan said Israeli spy agency, Mossad, has most likely been behind the downing of the...

Gunmen hold 170 hostage at Radisson Blu hotel in Mali

n 170 people hostage inside the Radisson Blu Hotel in Mali's capital, Bamako. The hotel chain said two armed men have locked in 140 guests...

Eight Civilians Killed in Egypt’s Sinai

Gunmen killed eight civilians, including a child, in Egypt's Sinai peninsula where the army is battling a 'jihadist' insurgency, medical and security sources said...

Egypt Military Frees Prominent Activist Hossam Bahgat

Egypt's military on Tuesday freed prominent rights defender and reporter Hossam Bahgat, a day after his detention sparked calls for his release from the...

No Emergency Evacuation for 80,000 Russians Still in Egypt

Nearly 80,000 Russians are currently vacationing in Egypt but there will be no emergency evacuation, with tourists set to return home when they want,...

Morocco and Algeria Plan to Form ‘Arab Maghreb Union’

Moroccan King Mohamed IV has called upon the Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Tuesday to form the Arab Maghreb Union, the Anadolu Agency reported. In...