In the Middle East, the two most contiguous cultures are the Egyptian and Persian civilizations. For ages, they stood as beacons of durable learning and contributed immeasurably to human progress.
The Egyptian Foreign Ministry on Sunday denied reports about the presence of Egyptian servicemen in Syria.
Spanish archaeologists have unearthed an ancient Egyptian mummy in "very good condition" near Luxor, Egypt's antiquities ministry has announced.
The Russian and Egyptian troops have made a joint anti-terrorist drills. The exercises are taking place at Egypt's El Alamein military base and aim to develop common approaches for destroying illegal armed groups in deserts.
Russian media have reported on Monday that Egypt 'ready to agree' new Russian air base on coast including an air base on the Mediterranean coast close to the border with Libya.
A deadly attack on a checkpoint north of the Egyptian capital of Cairo has claimed the lives of two police officers, state-run media report.
Desperate migrants fleeing war-ravaged countries are having their organs harvested by ruthless traffickers if they are unable to pay sky-high travel costs, a former smuggler has revealed.
The Saudi defense minister says Riyadh has funded as much as 20 percent of the money that US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has spent to court voters, according to a report.
An Egyptian forensic official says human remains retrieved from EgyptAir 804 crash site point to an explosion on board.
An Egypt Air domestic flight from Alexandria to Cairo has been hijacked and landed in Cyprus’s Larnaca airport, state radio says.