Monday, 3 Zulqaidah 1439 / 16 July 2018

Monday, 3 Zulqaidah 1439 / 16 July 2018

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Egyptian man found dead in dorm of Magelang boarding school

Sunday, 24 Jun 2018 12:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAGELANG -- An Egyptian man, identified as Abdelaziz Mohamed Abdel Fattah Abdel Maksum Saleh (55), was found dead on Friday in the dorm of Pabelan Islamic Boarding School...

Mursi gets 3 years in prison for insulting Egypt's judiciary

Sunday, 31 Dec 2017 06:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- A Cairo criminal court sentenced former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi and 19 others to three years in prison on Saturday, and fined him 2 million Egyptian...

Egypt sends British woman to jail for smuggling painkillers

Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017 07:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO - An Egyptian court sentenced a British woman to three years in prison on Tuesday for smuggling around 300 painkiller tablets into the country, in a ruling...

Survivors recount horrible scenes of Egypt mosque attack

Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 13:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ISMAILIA -- "The whole thing started with a grenade thrown from the window, then masked militants rushed into the mosque, showering us with bullets, leaving dead bodies scattered...

Death toll in Egypt mosque attack rises to 305 killed

Sunday, 26 Nov 2017 01:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- The death toll in a devastating militant attack on a mosque on Friday in Egypt's North Sinai has risen to 305 killed, including 27 children, and 128...

Egypt's airstrikes kill terrorists involved in mosque attack

Saturday, 25 Nov 2017 10:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- The Egyptian airstrikes hit a number of vehicles of terrorists involved in the deadly attack on a mosque in North Sinai province, killing all therein, said the...

Indonesia condemns terror attack in Egypt

Saturday, 25 Nov 2017 06:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government has condemned the bomb and terror attacks in El-Arish, North Sinai, Egypt, which killed at least 235 people and wounded hundred others, Friday. "The Indonesian...

Militants kill more than 235 at mosque in North Sinai

Saturday, 25 Nov 2017 06:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Militants killed more than 235 people at a mosque in Egypt's North Sinai on Friday, by detonating a bomb and gunning down worshippers in the deadliest...

Death toll of mosque attack in Egypt rises to 85

Friday, 24 Nov 2017 22:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- The death toll in an attack on Friday on a mosque in Egypt's North Sinai province rose to 85, official news agency MENA reported. At least 80...

Egypt detains 29 people on suspicion of espionage for Turkey

Thursday, 23 Nov 2017 11:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt's public prosecutor has ordered the detention of 29 people suspected of espionage on behalf of Turkey and joining a terrorist organization, state news agency MENA reported...

Shoot-out in Egypt kills at least 16 police officers

Saturday, 21 Oct 2017 07:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- At least sixteen police officers were killed in a shoot-out during a raid on a suspected militant hideout in Egypt's Western desert, two security sources said...

Egypt arrest dozens in crackdown on gays

Tuesday, 03 Oct 2017 19:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt has arrested 22 people in the past three days as part of a crackdown on gays after a rainbow flag was raised at a concert,...

Egypt court sentences 11 to death over violence

Sunday, 10 Sep 2017 08:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- An Egyptian court on Saturday has sentenced eleven people to death over charges of attempted murder and violence, official news agency MENA reported. The defendants were convicted...

Egypt ends visa-free entry for Qataris

Tuesday, 18 Jul 2017 16:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt will end visa-free entry for Qatari nationals with some exceptions, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said on Monday, the latest measure taken against Doha which Cairo...

Egyptian forces hit terror camps in response to Minya attack: Sisi

Saturday, 27 May 2017 11:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Friday that the Egyptian forces hit terrorist training camps after the shooting attack that killed 28 Copts in Upper Egypt's...

Egypt coptic churches attack has no religious and moral ground

Monday, 10 Apr 2017 22:23 WIB

By Imam Shamsi Ali*) REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, I am waking up to horrific news coming out of Egypt, where bombs targeted two Coptic churches as the Christian faithful observed Palm Sunday, one...

IS says Egypt church bombings carried out by militant with suicide vests

Monday, 10 Apr 2017 18:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Two Islamic State militants wearing suicide vests carried out the deadly church bombings in Egypt on Sunday that killed at least 44 people, the group said...

French President vows to support Egypt's fight against terrorism

Monday, 10 Apr 2017 15:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PARIS -- French President Francois Hollande on Sunday vowed to mobilize his country's forces to support Egypt's combat against terrorism following bombings of Coptic churches. "Egypt is again struck...

Egypt declares 3-months emergency state after deadly church blasts

Monday, 10 Apr 2017 15:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi declared in a televised statement on Sunday evening a three-months state of emergency in the Arab country. The announcement came hours after two...

Bomb wounds 16 near police training center in Egypt

Monday, 03 Apr 2017 18:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- At least 13 policemen and three civilians were wounded when a bomb exploded near a police training centre in the Nile Delta city of Tanta on...

Egypt Mubarak breathes freedom after six years in detention

Friday, 24 Mar 2017 19:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt's ousted president Hosni Mubarak walked free on Friday for the first time in six years, his lawyer said. He left the Maadi Military Hospital where he...

Egypt temporarily reopens Rafah border crossing with Gaza

Monday, 17 Oct 2016 01:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GAZA -- Egypt on Saturday temporarily reopened Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip, the coastal enclave that Islamic Hamas movement rules, an official statement said. The Hamas-run...

Egyptian court jails five juveniles over sea island protest

Saturday, 24 Sep 2016 11:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KAIRO -- An Egyptian court sentenced five juveniles to five years in prison and a fine of 100,000 Egyptian pounds ($11,000) for protesting against a decision to transfer...

Solar plane takes off from Egypt on final leg of world tour

Sunday, 24 Jul 2016 12:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- An aircraft powered by solar energy left Egypt on Sunday on the last leg of the first ever fuel-free flight around the globe.Solar Impulse 2, a...

Egypt deports popular Lebanese political talk show host

Tuesday, 28 Jun 2016 16:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt on Monday arrested and deported popular talk show host Liliane Daoud, security and airport sources said, hours after the Lebanese journalist announced the cancellation of...

Egypt raises flag on its first-ever French Mistral helicopter carrier

Thursday, 02 Jun 2016 18:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOULOUSE -- Egyptian navy officers raised the country's flag Thursday on the first Mistral-class Landing Helicopter Dock (LHD) which Cairo acquired from France in 2015.Egypt has named the...

Egypt refuses entry to Cairo-based French journalist

Thursday, 26 May 2016 06:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PARIS -- Egypt denied entry to the Cairo correspondent of the La Croix newspaper and RTL radio without explanation after detaining him at the airport overnight, the French...

Indonesia donates two ambulances to Egypt

Friday, 13 May 2016 23:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia, through its ambassador to Egypt Helmy Fauzi, donated two ambulances to the Egyptian Red Crescent in Cairo on Thursday.According to a press release from the...

Egypt's Sisi vows never to give up inch of Egyptian lands

Monday, 25 Apr 2016 22:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al- Sisi stressed on Sunday that his government will never give up any inch of Egypt's lands and "will take all measures to...

Egypt to add flights to Jakarta

Tuesday, 19 Apr 2016 18:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt plans to increase the flight frequency of EgyptAir on the Jakarta-Cairo route to four times a week in 2018, Minister of Civil Aviation of Egypt...

Egyptians outrages at plan to transfer Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia

Tuesday, 12 Apr 2016 17:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt's announcement during a five-day visit by King Salman that it would transfer two Red Sea islands to its Saudi ally has outraged Egyptians, who took...

Egyptians outraged at plan to transfer Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia

Tuesday, 12 Apr 2016 16:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt's announcement during a five-day visit by King Salman that it would transfer two Red Sea islands to its Saudi ally has outraged Egyptians, who took...

Egypt calls for concrete steps to end Israeli occupation

Monday, 07 Mar 2016 21:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Egypt Foreign Minister Sameh Soukry said his country hopes the fifth Extraordinary Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Summit could take concrete steps to end Israeli occupation...

Egypt parliament expels MP for dining with Israeli ambassador

Thursday, 03 Mar 2016 06:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt's parliament voted on Wednesday to expel an independent lawmaker who invited the Israeli ambassador in Cairo for dinner, drawing widespread criticism and prompting a fellow...

Egypt cartoonist arrest stirs fresh alarm

Monday, 01 Feb 2016 22:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egyptian police arrested a cartoonist Sunday on charges of running a website without permission, in a move denounced by opposition parties.Since then army chief and now...

Xi signs Egypt deals as China look to boost Mideast clout

Friday, 22 Jan 2016 04:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Chinese President Xi Jinping signed a slew of trade deals with Egypt's leader Thursday as part of a regional tour aimed at bolstering Beijing's economic ties...

Egypt: Who's afraid of January 25?

Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 07:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egyptian activists Ali al-Khouly and Mohamed Ali had just sat down at a Cairo coffeeshop when plainclothes officers grabbed them and hauled them off to a...

Egypt's minister to boost security after attack

Sunday, 10 Jan 2016 23:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Egypt's Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou said on Saturday that the government will announce additional security measures to safeguard tourists after an attack in the Red Sea...

ISIS claims attack on police in Egypt's Giza

Sunday, 10 Jan 2016 21:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAIRO -- Islamic State (IS/ISIS) militant group said on Saturday in an online message that it was behind an armed attack targeting police officers in Egypt's Giza.One traffic...

Petrokimia Gresik to invest to source raw material in Egypt

Thursday, 31 Dec 2015 20:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GRESIK -- State-owned fertilizer company PT Petrokimia Gresik plans to invest in several African countries, including Egypt, to source rock phosphate due to its limited availability in many...