The attempt to spread liberal democracy, Trump has stated, will end under him. But, at the same time, he has declared that he will expand the defence budget. So, the only reason for ramping up this already massive force would be to project American power, through wars if necessary, for America’s self-interest
President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi’s decision to hand control of the two islands back to Gulf kingdom sparked street protests last year
'It is Egyptian land and cannot be given up according to the Egyptian constitution'
The attack happened in the city of el-Arish in northern Sinai
Sisi’s failure to address longstanding injustices has prompted disillusionment. Many Copts now feel that the president has failed to deliver on the promise of equality he made three years ago
Understanding who was actually responsible – which group, which individuals – should be crucial in delivering justice. What is more important now, though, is whom the Turkish authorties deem and hold responsible
Attack comes after six policemen were killed by a bomb in Cairo on Friday
Attack comes after months of bombings and shootings claimed by Isis in Egypt
Morsi still faces lengthy jail sentences related to other charges, including two high-profile espionage cases
New discovery encased in brightly coloured wooden sarcophagus is thought to be 2,500 years old
A ‘disturbing wave of radicalism’ has deepened sectarian tensions, pitting neighbour against neighbour
Planned protests were reportedly largely stifled by police, who were on high alert
News of deadly accident comes day after 2016 officially became the deadliest year on record for people trying to cross from Libya and Turkey to Europe
Possible cross-border gunfire incident is being investigated by the authorities following death of Israeli citizen doing maintenance work on border fence which separates the Jewish state from the restive Egyptian Sinai
Omar is 12 years old, his fiancee, Gharam, is 11
Scans of the ancient structure show anomalies, which researchers believe indicate unexplored 'cavaties'