Men were killed under accusations of collaboration with the Egyptian army.
Over 12,000 migrants arrived in Italy from Egypt this year, showing the extent of Egypt's harsh economic reality of high unemployment and rising inflation.
'This year's Right Livelihood Award Laureates confront some of the most pressing global issues head-on - be it war, freedom of speech, women's rights or the plight of migrants,' says director.
Rescue workers have saved 150 people; the boat was carrying Egyptian, Syrian, and African migrants, most likely headed for Italy, security sources say.
Citing his own country's peace agreement with Israel, Egyptian president makes an appeal at the UN General Assembly to bring 'prosperity and peace to both the Israelis and the Palestinians.
After traveling to Mexico to meet with Enrique Pena Nieto, Trump appears to be making another attempt to burnish his foreign-policy credentials to compete with Clinton.
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi arrives in New York at a crucial time, with international criticism of Egypt's human rights record under his rule gaining steam.
Uri Bar-Joseph's 'The Angel' details the sensational life and early death of Ashraf Marwan, who gave Israel crucial intel prior to the 1973 Yom Kippur War.
An analysis of the causes of Egypt’s economic crisis cannot overlook the enormous losses the country incurs due to the army’s control of the economy.
The elements that drove the popular Egyptian uprising against President Hosni Mubarak in 2011 are still there today, and are liable to trigger any future protest against Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi.