Truck-attack driver in Kuwait admits links to terror group Daesh

The Egyptian driver told investigators that he supported the terror group and believed that its leader Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi should be the head of all Muslims

Egyptian lawmaker’s call for virginity tests draws fire – Washington Post

Washington PostEgyptian lawmaker's call for virginity tests draws fireWashington PostCAIRO — A women's rights group has filed a legal complaint against an Egyptian lawmaker who called for mandatory virginity tests for women seeking university ad

Egypt arrests 3 reporters conducting street interviews – Washington Post

Egypt arrests 3 reporters conducting street interviewsWashington PostCAIRO — Egyptian police detained three journalists who were conducting street interviews in downtown Cairo about President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's request for small donations of sp

148 bodies pulled from Egyptian coast waters after sinking of ship with migrants

The bodies of 148 people have been pulled from the waters off the Egyptian coast, three days after a boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsized in the Mediterranean while attempting to head to Europe.