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Due to fire exchange with the terrorists, the Egyptian forces managed to kill 10 of them and destroyed a four-wheel-drive vehicle, which was used in the attack.
There are 208 defendants in the case accused of 54 charges, including murder and attempted murder of officers and state officials
On Monday’s session, parliament discussed the new amendments in order to broaden the scope of terrorist entities to include Muslim Brotherhood-linked television channels, radio stations, and social media accounts, which are involved in inciting violence and terrorism, as well as being involved in funding terrorist activities and operations.
The court also imprisoned four people to seven years, 17 to three years, and a one to 1year imprisonment.
During the session, the parliament speaker Ali Abdel Aal said the State Council’s report on the law came in line with what the parliament said. In November, the parliament initially approved new amendments and referred it to the State Council for its advisory opinion.
In May, Libya extradited the convicted militant to Egypt. Al-Ashmawi was seen escorted by two General Intelligence Services agents as he arrived from Libya on board an Egyptian military aircraft.
A final verdict will be issued on 3 November
The army officer-turned-terrorist Ashmwai confessed he was recruiting physicians to be part of a militant group he was forming during the Muslim Brotherhood’s Rabaa sit-in in 2013.
An Egyptian soldier was killed in the attack
Egypt condemns attack on two mosques, expresses sincere condolences to victims’ families
They were accused of forming group in violation to law
Egyptian writers followed several topics in Sunday newspaper issues, including the Saturday terrorist attack in Al-Arish which killed and injured 15 military personnel, according to the military. Seven militants were also killed in the clash, the military added. President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi’s participation in the Munich Security Conference (MSC) has also been tackled. Al-Ahram editorial …
Best-case scenario to defeat terrorism is mitigating threat, providing services to people that might support terrorists, says analyst
Bombing took place in Habib Bourguiba Avenue, key meeting point for protesters during Arab Spring
Praise given to military operation that arrested Al-Ashmawy
Cassation court reduces sentences for defendants accused in “terror cell”
The arrested face charges of using terrorism as means to achieve goal of destroying the state, prosecution said
A total of seven police officers were killed after a man detonated himself at the entrance of Alexandria’s St. Mark’s Cathedral on Sunday
An Egyptian government decision to designate soccer icon Mohammed Aboutrika as a terrorist coupled with the recent arrest of more than 30 militant football fans puts to bed any hopes that general-turned-president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi sees the game’s supporters as a way to reach out to his opponents. Al-Sisi’s intent to maintain his brutal crackdown …
The attack took place in January, leaving several injured
Al-Sayed is among those terrorists who espouse takfiri ideas and lead armed groups, says Interior Ministry
This radical crime carries the same atrocity of crimes committed by “Islamic State” and Al-Qaeda crimes, the observatory says
Cases of suspected terrorists and militants being killed during arrest have been on the rise over the past year
Charities were originally formed to provide aid to those less fortunate than ourselves; most are indeed legitimate channels to help people in need. However, some charities are fraudulent, created to take advantage of the needy and the generous. Some charities have been used as a cover for money laundering or financing terrorists. It is estimated …
The Sultanahmet district is heavily populated by tourists as it houses the Blue Mosque and the Hagia Sophia, in addition to hundreds of hotels and restaurants
In the second attack, a citizen named Ramy Qasem from South Sinai was shot dead by unknown assailants while he was walking along the street in Al-Masoura district.
Turkey shot down a Russian plane Tuesday morning, claiming it violated its airspace
Qaliubiya Governor said a school in the village was named after the killed conscript
Police forces seized 954 weapons in the past week, says the ministry