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News Egypt Security: Ethiopia Condemns Egyptian Proposal for Nile Water Usage

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Ethiopia Condemns Egyptian Proposal for Nile Water Usage
News source: https://www.voanews.com/africa/ethiopia-condemns-egyptian-proposal-nile-water-usage

Ethiopia is condemning an Egyptian proposal for water allocation amid tense negotiations over the countries' use of Nile River waters. In an Oct. 5 statement, the Ethiopian government called Egypt's conditions for filling the massive reservoir of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam "unjustified" and disruptive to "the positive spirit of cooperation." The countries disagree about how to divert water from the Nile.

News Egypt Security: Egypt officials: Attack kills 3 forces, 3 militants in Sinai

Published on: Saturday 14 September 2019
Egypt officials: Attack kills 3 forces, 3 militants in Sinai
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/egypt-officials-attack-kills-3-forces-3-militants-in-sinai/2019/09/14/73f78822-d6f0-11e9-8924-1db7dac797fb_story.html

EL-ARISH, Egypt — Egyptian security officials say at least three forces and three militants have been killed in a militant attack on a checkpoint in restive northern Sinai province. They say the ...

News Egypt Security: Egyptian security forces arrest son of al-Mashhad editor Magdi Shandi

Published on: Tuesday 10 September 2019
Egyptian security forces arrest son of al-Mashhad editor Magdi Shandi
News source: https://cpj.org/2019/09/egyptian-security-forces-arrest-son-of-al-mashhad-.php

Washington, D.C., September 10, 2019 -- Egyptian authorities must immediately release Omar Shandi and stop harassing the families of critical journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today....

News Egypt Security: Official: Energy security key in bolstered Cyprus-Egypt ties

Published on: Tuesday 10 September 2019
Official: Energy security key in bolstered Cyprus-Egypt ties
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/official-energy-security-key-in-bolstered-cyprus-egypt-ties/2019/09/11/b36f132e-d46d-11e9-8924-1db7dac797fb_story.html

Cyprus’ defense minister says the east Mediterranean island nation and neighbor Egypt are exchanging information to bolster security around an offshore search for natural gas as part of enhanced defense ties

News Egypt Security: Security Threats Delay Egypt-Israel Gas Deal, Says U.S. Official

Published on: Thursday 12 September 2019
Security Threats Delay Egypt-Israel Gas Deal, Says U.S. Official
News source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/security-threats-delay-egypt-israel-gas-deal-says-u-s-official-11568294726

Egypt’s plan to import Israeli natural gas is being upended by security threats in the region where the military is fighting Islamic State, a senior U.S. energy official said, delaying implementation of a landmark 2018 Israel-Egypt deal.

News Egypt Security: Jailed in Egypt, American limo driver attempts suicide

Published on: Friday 09 August 2019
Jailed in Egypt, American limo driver attempts suicide
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/jailed-in-egypt-american-limo-driver-attempts-suicide/2019/08/09/90e32b40-bac5-11e9-aeb2-a101a1fb27a7_story.html

Hassan has denied the allegations, saying he was in Egypt to visit relatives when he was picked up by security agents. While he was in custody, security forces allegedly beat Hassan, delivered ...

News Egypt Security: Why Egypt matters — maybe more than ever

Published on: Friday 09 August 2019
Why Egypt matters — maybe more than ever
News source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2019/08/egypt-us-partnership-sinai-human-rights.html

20, 2017. Egyptian security forces this week killed 17 militants it claimed were involved in the terrorist bombing that rocked Cairo Aug. 4, leaving 20 dead and injuring 48. The retaliation comes as ...

News Egypt Security: Egypt says security forces killed 17 Islamic militants

Published on: Thursday 08 August 2019
Egypt says security forces killed 17 Islamic militants
News source: http://www.startribune.com/egypt-says-security-forces-killed-17-islamic-militants/528294882/

Security forces killed at least 17 suspected militants in raids in Cairo and in another province, Egypt officials said Thursday, four days after a car filled with explosives wrecked outside the county's main cancer hospital, killing at least 20 people in the ensuing explosion.

News Egypt Security: Meet lady whose award-winning museum design chronicled Ancient Egyptians creation of information security

Published on: Tuesday 02 July 2019
Meet lady whose award-winning museum design chronicled Ancient Egyptians creation of information security
News source: https://menafn.com/1098715166/Meet-lady-whose-awardwinning-museum-design-chronicled-Ancient-Egyptians-creation-of-information-security?src=Rss

I found a connection between the information security company and the ancient Egyptian civilisation; they both have a hierarchy. Both are connected to each other with the fact that not all ...

News Egypt Security: Egypt seeks to host UEFA Super Cup, Supercoppa Italiana, or Spanish Supercopa: Abu Rida

Published on: Tuesday 02 July 2019
Egypt seeks to host UEFA Super Cup, Supercoppa Italiana, or Spanish Supercopa: Abu Rida
News source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2019/07/02/egypt-seeks-to-host-uefa-super-cup-supercoppa-italiana-or-spanish-supercopa-abu-rida/

It is easy to open the stadiums for the masses, however for the security of the Egypt’s guest fans from other nation’s the EFA doesn’t do that. He pointed out that he is in talks with all ...

News Egypt Security: Egypt, France Hold Drill in Mediterranean to Counter Naval Security Threats

Published on: Tuesday 02 July 2019
Egypt, France Hold Drill in Mediterranean to Counter Naval Security Threats
News source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1794576/egypt-france-hold-drill-mediterranean-counter-naval-security-threats

Egypt’s armed forces announced on Tuesday the launch of a joint naval drill with France in the Mediterranean. The Ramses 2019 exercise will focus on joint marine and air combat operations and seeks to ...

News Egypt Security: US training and security assistance may be empowering Egyptian war crimes, says human rights group

Published on: Tuesday 28 May 2019
US training and security assistance may be empowering Egyptian war crimes, says human rights group
News source: https://www.militarytimes.com/news/your-military/2019/05/28/us-training-and-security-assistance-may-be-empowering-egyptian-war-crimes-says-human-rights-group/

Egypt has used U.S. military aid to purchase major U.S. defense systems, such as the F-16 fighter aircraft, the M1A1 Abrams battle tank, and the AH-64 Apache attack helicopter and Humvees, some of which have seen combat on the Sinai Peninsula.

News Egypt Security: Egypt attack: Soldiers killed in raid on Sinai checkpoint

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
Egypt attack: Soldiers killed in raid on Sinai checkpoint
News source: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/06/egypt-attack-soldiers-killed-raid-sinai-checkpoint-190605074358827.html

Fighters have killed eight Egyptian security personnel at a security checkpoint in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula, the interior ministry said. "Terrorist elements targeted a checkpoint west of El ...

News Egypt Security: Egypt Lays Out Path for a Crypto Future With Draft Law

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
Egypt Lays Out Path for a Crypto Future With Draft Law
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/egypt-lays-path-crypto-future-171000276.html

In the end of May 2019, the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) announced that it is working on a draft law for crypto-related activities. When introduced, it will oblige financial institutions in the country to obtain licenses in advance for creating, advertising or operating platforms that issue or facilitate

News Egypt Security: Egypt: Troops Kill 14 Militants Day After IS Attack in Sinai

Published on: Wednesday 05 June 2019
Egypt: Troops Kill 14 Militants Day After IS Attack in Sinai
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2019/06/06/world/middleeast/ap-ml-egypt-sinai.html

CAIRO — Egypt says security forces killed 14 militants while pursuing attackers behind an assault on a police checkpoint in northern Sinai that authorities said left eight policemen dead. The Islamic ...

News Egypt Security: Hifter's rule brings security to eastern Libya, at a cost

Published on: Tuesday 21 May 2019
Hifter's rule brings security to eastern Libya, at a cost
News source: https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900071634/hifters-rule-brings-security-to-eastern-libya-at-a-cost.html

INSPIRED BY EGYPT'S EL-SISSI Hifter has modeled his rule on that of ... "The LNA primarily emphasize stability and deem the Muslim Brotherhood and their allies and associates as a security threat," ...

News Egypt Security: Egypt explosion injures tourists near Giza pyramids

Published on: Sunday 19 May 2019
Egypt explosion injures tourists near Giza pyramids
News source: https://www.cnn.com/2019/05/19/africa/egypt-museum-blast-tourists-intl/index.html

Cairo, Egypt (CNN)At least 17 people were wounded in an explosion ... The interview was interrupted by security before the woman could provide her name. Ten tourists and seven Egyptians were brought ...

News Egypt Security: At least 12 people injured in Egypt blast targeting tourist bus - security sources

Published on: Sunday 19 May 2019
News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/blast-injures-south-african-tourists-near-egypts-giza-pyramids-security-sources/ar-AABAhQV

CAIRO, May 19 (Reuters) - An explosion targeting a tourist bus injured at least 12 people near a new museum being built close to the Giza pyramids in Egypt on Sunday, two security sources said. Most ...