Man 'founds country' to make daughter a princess

Thu 14 May, AT 14:49

American starts world's first crowdfunding page to set up a kingdom in northeast Africa

Middle East peace process: are two states the only option?

Fri 10 Apr, AT 11:57

As the chances of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict fade, few alternatives remain

A relative of a victim from EgyptAir Flight 990

Germanwings crash: what are the parallels with EgyptAir 990?

Fri 27 Mar, AT 16:21

Experts see similarities between Tuesday's tragedy and the mysterious 1999 crash of EgyptAir flight 990

Shark kills man in Egypt: where do most shark attacks occur?

One-Minute Read
Mon 23 Mar, AT 16:01

German man reportedly had leg bitten off at the knee by a shark off Egypt's Red Sea coast

Egyptian woman who lived as man given 'best mum' award

One-Minute Read
Mon 23 Mar, AT 13:35

Sisa Abu Daooh has spent the last 40 years dressing and working as a man to provide for her family

Islamic State-themed wedding provokes outcry – video

Thu 5 Mar, AT 14:40

Footage shows knife-wielding men forcing the couple into a cage on the dance floor while jihadi music plays

Egyptian defence minister and his French counterpart in the presence of President Sisi

Egypt buys French fighter jets as press rattles sabre

First Reaction
Wed 18 Feb, AT 13:32

Egyptian newspapers are full-throated in their support for military action against Islamic State

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi making a televised statement

Egypt 'avenges' Coptic Christians killed by Islamic State

One-Minute Read
Mon 16 Feb, AT 09:07

Islamic State targets in Libya hit by Egyptian forces after militants behead 21 Christians in gruesome video

Peter Greste's brother, Andrew, holding a picture of Peter

Peter Greste: why Al-Jazeera journalist was freed in Egypt

One-Minute Read
Mon 2 Feb, AT 09:09

Australian correspondent says he will now fight to win the release of his two colleagues from jail

Abdul Fattah al-Sisi

Sinai attacks: Islamist militants kill 26 in Egyptian peninsula

One-Minute Read
Fri 30 Jan, AT 11:49

Group which pledged allegiance to Islamic State carried out simultaneous attacks on military targets