A former army general, al-Sisi came to power in 2014 election one year after bloody military coup
A spokesman for the pro-Al-Qaeda Majlis Mujahedeen Derna, which controls the city, said the Egyptian air force carried out eight raids on the city without causing casualties.
Visit to Bahrain is fourth and final leg of Gulf tour that also saw Egyptian leader makes stops in Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, UAE
The leader of France's far right National Front party said on Sunday that a visit to Egypt to meet with the country's religious and political leaders
The visit comes after months of tension between Cairo and Riyadh
After touching down at Cairo airport, Mattis set off to meet President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who was hailed by Trump during a White House visit earlier this month.
US president ‘looks forward to welcoming’ Egyptian counterpart, White House says
Egyptian president makes assertion amid rumors of plan to resettle Palestinians in desert region
Asked by the interviewer whether he meant the Syrian military, he responded: "Yes."
Court jailed the head of Egypt's press union and two board members for harboring "fugitive colleagues"
Prosecutor-general says Sisi faced two assassination attempts since 2014
It was not immediately clear whether the pardons, reported by state television, included prominent Arab Spring activists such as Ahmed Maher and Alaa Abdel Fattah.
Trump won the White House, beating his Democratic rival Clinton in a stunning victory that shocked world markets
"If the media reports are accurate, we will address it bilaterally with Russia and with the other members of the UN Security Council," State Dept. says
The announcement of the possibility of a bomb being the reason for the crash of a Russian passenger plane comes as a surprise for Egypt's President Abdalfattah al Sisi
Sisi accepts resignation of cabinet and has appointed oil minister Sheif Ismail to form a new cabinet.
The Egypian Sisi regime has deliberately misrepresented the factual events of the Rabaa massacre and has steered the media and consequently the world, to believe that it was legitimate and necessary.
Alex Tsipras, leader of the left-wing Syriza party will meet with Sisi, on a visit to Egypt on Thursday for the official opening of the Suez Canal.
PM of Egyptian dictatorship said Egypt was in a state of war and this new draft was necessary to battle with terror attack.
Al-Jazeera journalist was arrested in Germany 'at the request of the Egyptian authorities'