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12 suspected jihadists killed in Egypt raids: ministry

Twelve suspected jihadists were killed Monday in police raids near Cairo, a day after a bomb blast injured 17 people including tourists near the Giza pyramids.

Nine Vietnamese victims of Egypt bomb attack return home

Nine Vietnamese tourists who escaped death in last Friday’s deadly bomb blast in Cairo arrived in Saigon Tuesday.

Vietnamese relatives of bus blast victims arrive in Egypt

Relatives of Vietnamese tourists hit by a roadside bomb near Egypt's famed pyramids arrived on Sunday in Cairo, an airport source said.
December 31, 2018 | 01:33 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese travel agencies cancel Egypt tours after deadly bomb blast

Local travel operators have temporarily suspended Egypt tours following last Friday’s bomb blast that killed several Vietnamese tourists.
December 30, 2018 | 09:28 am GMT+7

Vietnam demands due punishment for Egypt bombers

‘Vietnam is outraged and vehemently opposes the killing and injuring of innocent Vietnamese,’ says Foreign Ministry spokeswoman.
December 29, 2018 | 05:44 pm GMT+7

Scenes of bus blast that killed three Vietnamese tourists in Egypt

The bombing that killed three Vietnamese holidaymakers and an Egyptian tour guide on a bus in Cairo was the first attack to target foreign tourists in more than a year.
December 29, 2018 | 01:13 pm GMT+7

Vietnam urges Egypt to grant urgent visas for families of bomb blast victims

Vietnam's foreign ministry is working with Egyptian authorities to help families of tourists killed and hurt in a roadside blast.
December 29, 2018 | 01:01 pm GMT+7

Bomb kills three Vietnamese tourists, Egyptian guide near pyramids

Three Vietnamese holidaymakers and an Egyptian tour guide were killed Friday when a roadside bomb blast hit their bus.
December 29, 2018 | 07:36 am GMT+7

Gunman kills 11 in attacks on Coptic church, Christian-owned shop in Egypt

Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks though it provided no evidence for the claim.
December 31, 2017 | 09:05 am GMT+7

British woman sentenced in Egypt to three years in jail for smuggling painkillers

Laura Plummer, a 33-year-old shop worker from Hull, was arrested in October after the Tramadol tablets were found in her suitcase. 
December 27, 2017 | 09:51 am GMT+7

Militants kill more than 230 at Sinai mosque in Egypt's deadliest attack

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the assault.
November 25, 2017 | 10:02 am GMT+7

Attack on mosque in Egypt's Sinai kills at least 115: state media

It's one of the deadliest attacks in Egypt's recent memory.
November 24, 2017 | 08:57 pm GMT+7

Big void detected inside Great Pyramid at Giza

Archaeologists have identified an empty cavity in Egypt's Great Pyramid, marking the first discovery of a new internal structure in over two hundred years.
November 09, 2017 | 10:48 am GMT+7

Egyptian president pays historic visit to Vietnam, boosts economic cooperation

This is the first visit made by an Egyptian president to Vietnam in 50 years.
September 06, 2017 | 06:41 pm GMT+7

Egyptian artist creates portraits out of burnt tobacco

'I wanted to make something good out of something that is considered harmful.'
August 14, 2017 | 08:10 am GMT+7
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