Cairo

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Virgin Atlantic plane damaged after Egyptair flight clips it on runway

Virgin Atlantic plane damaged after Egyptair flight clips it on runway

Virgin Atlantic plane damaged after Egyptair flight clips it on runway

The incident took place at John F Kennedy Airport in New York City

16 men handed jail sentences as LGBT crackdown continues in Egypt

16 men handed jail sentences as LGBT crackdown continues in Egypt

16 men handed jail sentences as LGBT crackdown continues in Egypt

The men have been convicted of abnormal sexual relations and inciting debauchery

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Irish student imprisoned in Egypt freed after four years in Cairo jail

Ibrahim Halawa: Irish student imprisoned in Egypt freed after four years in Cairo jail

Irish student imprisoned in Egypt freed after four years in Cairo jail

Ibrahim Halawa was imprisoned when he was 17 in the wake of the 'Day of Rage' protests in 2013

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Hamas and Fatah 'reach political reconciliation deal'

Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah reach key deal over Gaza

Rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah reach key deal over Gaza

Hamas has claimed it has reached a deal with Fatah, however no further details have been released

Friday, March 10, 2017

Friday, March 10, 2017

Archeologists discover 3,000-year-old ancient pharaoh statues in Cairo

Archeologists discover 3,000-year-old ancient pharaoh statues in Cairo

Archeologists discover 3,000-year-old ancient pharaoh statues in Cairo

German and Egyptian archeologists found the statues in a mud pit between crumbling apartment blocks on wasteland in the Mattarya district, Cairo

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

EgyptAir flight MS804: traces of explosive found on crash victims' bodies

EgyptAir flight MS804: traces of explosive found on crash victims' bodies

EgyptAir flight MS804: traces of explosive found on crash victims' bodies

The plane on route from Cairo to Paris went down over the Mediterranean in May, killing all 66 people on board