Alahednews Alahednews Egyptians to Vote on Changes That May See Sisi in Power to 2030 Egypt’s 596-member parliament approved the amendments, voting by 531 to 22 in favor of Sisi. Egypt Parliament to Vote on Extending Sisi Rule Egypt’s parliament is to vote on changes to the constitution that could keep the former military chief in power until 2030. Egypt Withdraws from US-Led Security Initiative Egypt has pulled out of the US effort to forge an ’Arab NATO’ with key Arab allies. Egypt Pulls Out of US-Led ‘Arab NATO’ Initiative – Report Reports suggested that Egypt decided to withdraw from US-led initiative to create a strategic alliance with key Arab allies. Egypt: 30 Men Sentenced For Egyptian Church Attack Plot Thirty men were sentenced to between 10 years to life imprisonment. Up to 10 Killed in Blast at Phosphate Plant in Western Egypt Eight workers lost their lives and seven others injured as a reservoir exploded at a phosphate plant in western Egypt. Egypt Train Fire: At Least 24 Dead, 50 Injured, Bodies Strewn Across Tracks In a tragic incident, twenty-four people lost their lives and 50 injured after a huge fire broke out on a train entering a major train station in Egyp Death Toll in Cairo Suicide Blast Now At 3 The death toll from a late-night suicide blast near Cairo’s famed tourist market rose to three. Egypt Considers Longer Presidential Term for Sisi Egyptian MPs proposed constitutional changes that would allow Sisi to stay in power till 2034. Macron to Press Egyptian President on ‘Human Rights’ French President Emmanuel Macron is to hold talks with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo. Egypt: 5 Suspected Militants Killed By Police in Sinai Egyptian police killed five suspected militants in North Sinai, where security forces are fighting an insurgency led by an affiliate of Daesh. Pompeo Meets with Egyptian President US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was holding talks with Egyptian leaders in Cairo Thursday as he continued a nine-nation Mideast tour. Egypt: Sisi Boasts Military Cooperation with “Israel” Is ’Closest Ever’ Shamelessly, Egyptian President Abdel Fattaf al-Sisi announced that Cairo’s military cooperation with “Israel” has reached unprecedented levels Egyptian Forces Kill 40 Militants after Tourist Bus Bombed Egyptian security forces have killed 40 suspected militants after the Vietnamese tourist bus bombing. Terrorism Strikes Again: 7 Dead in Attack on Bus Carrying Christians in Egypt Gunmen attacked a bus carrying Coptic Christians in central Egypt on Friday, killing seven in the latest assault on a religious minority repeatedly ta Egypt to Host Joint Military Exercises in What Could Become «Arab NATO» Egypt will host the armed forces of five Arab nations for joint military exercises. Egypt Army: 52 Militants Killed in Sinai The military launched a sweeping operation in February focused on the Sinai in eastern Egypt Daesh: Senior Leader in Egypt’s Sinai Killed Daesh announced that one of its senior leader in Sinai had been killed. Egypt Security Forces Kill 11 Suspected Terrorists in Sinai Egyptian security forces have killed 11 suspected terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula. Egypt: 20 Terrorists Killed in Operations Security forces in Sinai had arrested 18 wanted suspected militants and destroyed 18 hideouts Egypt: Terrorist Daesh Leader Killed in Sinai Daesh [the Arabic acronym for terrorist ‘ISIS/ISIL’ group] announced that one of the leaders of its affiliate in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula was ki Explosion Sets off Fire outside Egypt’s Cairo Airport An explosion ripped through fuel tanks near Egypt’s Cairo airport on Thursday evening, igniting a fire in the area. Egypt Increases Fuel Prices, As Part of Austerity Measures Egypt announced increases in fuel and cooking gas prices as part of economic reforms and austerity measures. Sisi Replaces Key Egypt Security Ministers Egypt’s president swore in a new Cabinet after replacing his defense and interior ministers. Egypt to Slash Electricity Subsidies in Austerity Move Egypt announced new cuts to electricity subsidies.