Egypt Train Collision kills 43 Aug 12, 2017 - Alexandria, Egypt train collision The crash also injured 122 people. One of the trains was traveling from Cairo, and crashed into the back of another train.
Egypt ordered grenades from North Korea Oct 2, 2017 - USA spotted a weapons ship leaving North Korea in 2016 and tracked it toward the Gulf of Aden and the Suez Canal. The US alerted Egyptian authorities through diplomatic channels.
Egypt ordered 30,000 rocket-propelled grenades from North Korea in a sanctions-busting deal that was foiled by the US.
Egyptian customs agents were waiting when the ship entered Egypt’s waters outside of the Suez Canal. The crates carrying the arms were for the Egyptian army, who are battling ISIS. kek.gg/u/329yd
Israel upset at Egypt Oct 9, 2017 - Israel asks USA to plumb real motive behind Sisi Palestinian talks. Egyptian President Abdel Fatteh El-Sisi talks aimed at helping the Palestinian brothers to start a new stage of unity among Palestinians.
His goal is an independent Palestinian state. Israel isnt happy. Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt in Cairo to ask the Egyptians what they are up to. Article full of a lotta Muslim lies and crap bad for Israel. tinyurl.com/IsEgyPal
Sinai Egypt police officers killed Oct 21, 2017 Jpost - Gunfight with Muslim Brotherhood (part of ISIS) southwest of Cairo kills 30 Egyptian police. Muslim Brotherhood terrorists are outlawed in Egypt. ISIS-alqaeda in the Sinai peninsula has grown since 2013. Egypt has terrorists concentrated in the Sinai peninsula. They have launched several major attacks, some targeting churches. tinyurl.com/SiEgyMB
Egypt Morsi sentenced to 25 years Oct 21, 2017 - Egypt ex-president Morsi was previously sentenced to death, but overturned. He is Muslim Brotherhood terrorist who was put in power by US Xident 0bama. Morsi-0bama-Hellary Clinton plotted the Bengazi attack that killed 4 Americans.
An Egyptian court sentenced Mohammed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood to 25 years in prison in a final ruling over a case accusing him of spying for Qatar.
Morsi was elected after Egypt's 2011 revolution, and overthrown in mid-2013 by then-general Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, now the president. Morsi has promised to bring the blind sheik Omar Abdel-Rahman in U.S. prison back to Egypt, so plotted with Xident 0bama.
Egypt churches forced to close Nov 1, 2017 - Recently Egypt has been one of the worst places for Christian persecution. A series of attacks targeting Copt Christians and forced closures of churches have caused Egypt’s Christians to call on authorities for help.
2 churches in Minya and another church were closed after rumors of an attack surfaced. No attack occurred, but the church has remained closed. Copts make up 10% of Egypt’s population.
Egypt’s president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has vowed to combat Islamic terrorism and declared a 3 month state of emergency after 2 church bombings last April. tinyurl.com/Egychrch
Egypt president backs Saudi purge Nov 9, 2017 - Egypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said he was against military strikes on Iran or Lebanon. He pledged support for Saudi Arabia in its stand-off with Iran. Saudi Arabia called for sanctions against Hezballah and accused Iran of supplying Yemen’s Houthis with missiles used to target it.
Egypt freezes Palestinians Nov 16, 2017 debka - Cairo notified the Palestinian Authority in Ramallah and Hamas in Gaza that the reconciliation process brokered by Egypt between them is suspended, and the Rafah crossing will stay closed to traffic between Gaza and Sinai.
Egypt tries to avoid Iran war Nov 19, 2017 - Cairo is reluctant to be dragged into a military conflict. Its reluctance could lead to frictions between Cairo and Riyadh. Saudi Arabia has bolstered Egypt with massive financial backing.
Egypt President al-Sisi has been giving nods of support to its Gulf allies while trying to defuse their escalations against Iran. Any threat to Gulf security is a threat to Egypt national security. Sisi warned Iran to stop meddling.
Egypt’s duty is to defend the security of Saudi Arabia, the Gulf and the entire region, but that does not mean that we get dragged into war.
Saudi King Salmon and Egypt Pres al Sisi are friends and allies. It remains to be seen if al Sisi is willing to ally with King2b MbS. www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-5043763,00.html
We think of Egypt as mideast, but its actually Africa
ISIS kills 300 in Egypt mosque Nov 24, 2017 - Bombing and shooting at Rawdah mosque in Bir al-Abd targets worshipers at Friday prayers. Cairo declares 3 days of mourning. Gunmen attacked a packed mosque in North Sinai, set off explosives and opened fire, killing at least 235 people. 130 wounded in the attack.
ISIS surrounded the mosque with all-terrain vehicles, then planted a bomb outside, then mowed down the panicked worshipers as they attempted to flee and used the congregants’ vehicles they had set alight to block routes to the mosque. tinyurl.com/ToI235Egy
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced a period of mourning after the attack by "Takfiris", a term for ISIS-Daesh hardline Sunni Muslim Brotherhood.
Putin signs accords with El-Sisi in Egypt Dec 12, 2017 debka - After visiting Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin flew to Cairo, where he joined Egyptian President Abdul-Fatteh El-Sisi in signing a series of accords, one of them covering the establishment of Russian nuclear reactors in Egypt. They signed an agreement in November permitting the Russian air force to use Western Desert air bases near the Libyan border.
Egypt urges Palestinians to accept Ramallah as capital Jan 7, 2018 debka - Cairo has tacitly accepted Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Palestinians should content themselves with Ramallah. Strife with Israel is not in Egypt’s interest and the Arabs must accept it. Ramallah is in Samaria, 8 miles north of Jerusalem.
Pence in Egypt Jan 21, 2018 - VP Mike Pence visits Egypt first then Israel. US Vice President Mike Pence told Egypt President el Sisi the United States would support a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians if the two sides agreed. Pence assured Sisi that the United States was committed to preserving the status quo in Jerusalem. Sisi noted that a solution for the Palestinian-Israeli conflict will only come through negotiations. www.jpost.com/Middle-East/Pence-starts-faith-driven-trip-through-Middle-East-539272
Pence in Israel Jan 21, 2018 - VP Mike Pence in Israel Sunday for 3-day visit. Pence will meet PM Netanyahu, President Rivlin and speak at Knesset. He will not visit the PA. Pence is expected to speak to the Knesset tomorrow, and mention moving the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-5073746,00.html
Egypt Nile air strikes Mar 4, 2018 - The Egypt air force bombed 6 terrorist targets in Sinai and the agricultural Nile Delta. debka.com/egypt-conducts-first-ever-air-strikes-nile-delta-terrorist-targets
NEOM * Sinai super city Mar 6, 2018 - A Saudi-Egypt funded mega-city in southern Sinai was announced in Cairo. The city forms a segment of Saudi Prince MbS plan for a new northern Saudi urban trade zone NEOM that will also take in part of Jordan. A gigantic bridge spanning the Gulf of Aqaba is planned to link the 3 segments.
Cairo and Riyadh agree on several regional issues, including Yemen war and the Muslim Brotherhood. Prince MbS travels next to London and then Washington.
Saudi Arabia and Egypt have agreed to create a $10 billion joint fund to develop a mega-city in the Sinai along the Red Sea. Saudi Prince MbS met with Egypt President al-Sisi in Cairo.
NEOM Mar 11, 2018 - NEOM is an ambitious plan between Saudis, Egypt and Israel. NEOM is a mega city which will stretch Saudi Arabia’s northwestern border into Jordan and the southeastern part of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula.
The plan includes wind, high-tech and solar energy, where robots outnumber humans and a cosmopolitan lifestyle. Neom will feature a bridge across the Gulf of Aqaba and Israeli hydro-agriculture projects.
Saudi Arabia's Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman aka MbS King2b has been called the most dangerous man in the world. MbS will probably become Saudi’s new king this year.
MBS was in Egypt and the UK this on a trip which will end in the United States.
In Cairo, MbS showed he’s an out of the box thinker who is seriously implementing sweeping reforms in Saudi-Arabia. He arranged meetings in Cairo between top Egypt, Saudi and Israeli officials.
Its said MbS and President Donald Trump have the Palestinian deal of the century.
PA leader Mahmoud Abbas was summoned to Riyadh and shown the parameters and he returned to Ramallah in a state of shock. MbS told Abbas he would have to settle. Israel would retain control over the Jordan valley and would not be required to dismantle any town in Judea and Samaria.
The plan envisions building a seaport and an airport in Rafah, Egypt. Egypt rule over Gaza while Jordan would govern parts of Judea and Samaria, the biblical heartland of Israel.
Saudi Arabia and Egypt pressured Abbas to accept the Trump-MbS deal. (At this moment Abbas is hospitalized - LOL!)
Egypt assemble Russian tanks Mar 12, 2018 - Russian T-90S battle tanks are already in combat service with 2 Arab armies, Syrian forces and Iraqi Shiite militias fighting under Iranian command. Egypt will begin assembling tanks in 2019 outside Cairo.