Egypt  (Page 1)

45 years ago – Yom Kippur War launched against Israel

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 5:40pm 10/6/2018 at 5:40pm

Today is the 45th Anniversary of the 1973 Yom Kippur War.

We have covered the war in several prior posts, including in an extensive post in 2015, Yom Kippur War – October 6, 1973:

(more…)

 
 
 

Report: Egyptian Leaders Accept Trump’s Jerusalem Move

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 3:30pm 1/7/2018 at 3:30pm

When President Trump affirmed his support for Israel by acknowledging “the obvious . . . that Jerusalem is Israel’s capital,” the Middle East w...

Read More...
 
 
 

ISIS declares war on HAMAS

https://www.timesofisrael.com/islamic-state-in-sinai-declares-war-on-hamas-in-gruesome-execution-video/
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 5, 2018 at 2:35pm 1/5/2018 at 2:35pm
https://www.timesofisrael.com/islamic-state-in-sinai-declares-war-on-hamas-in-gruesome-execution-video/

The Islamic State in the Sinai Peninsula has been attacking the Egyptian military and is responsible for massacres of civilians.

There has been a symbiotic relationship between ISIS and Hamas, which controls the adjoining Gaza strip. Military supplies from Iran and Hezbollah are smuggled through the Sinai into Gaza for...

Read More...
 
 
 

BDS activist Miko Peled: Egyptian “criminal collaboration with Israel” responsible for Sinai massacre

https://twitter.com/mikopeled
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 24, 2017 at 8:00pm 11/24/2017 at 8:00pm
https://twitter.com/mikopeled

Miko Peled is a celebrated anti-Israel activist who tours the U.S. promoting that Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement.

We first wrote about Peled when the hideous “Jewish Voice for Peace” found Peled too toxic (which is saying a lot), 

Read More...
 
 
 

Egypt: Gunmen Kill Over 200 at Mosque in Sinai Peninsula

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYeUIt9ZfBA
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 24, 2017 at 10:00am 11/24/2017 at 10:00am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYeUIt9ZfBA

Gunmen with explosives killed over 200 people at a Sufi mosque in the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt. From Fox News:

The extremists launched an attack on the al-Rawdah mosque in the town of Bir al-Abd, some 25 miles from the North Sinai provincial capital of el-Arish, Egypt’s state news agency MENA reported....

Read More...
 
 
 

Egypt-themed fraternity party sacrificed on altar of “cultural appropriation”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5c4swamoug
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 1:30pm 8/26/2017 at 1:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5c4swamoug

The forces of social justice self-righteousness have claimed another victim, as an ancient Egyptian-themed fraternity party was sacrificed on the altar of “cultural appropriation“.

The University of Michigan branch of Delta Sigma Phi recently deleted their Welcome Week party that was Ancient Egyptian themed due to backlash from the student body.

The party...

Read More...
 
 
 

Six-Day War Day 6 — War Ends

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYvyvn49NQo
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 6:30pm 6/10/2017 at 6:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYvyvn49NQo

Note: This is the final in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which ran from June 4. Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-Day War Day 1 — War BeginsSix-Day War Day 2 — At the Gates of Jerusalem’s Old CitySix-Day War Day 3 — “The...

Read More...
 
 
 

Six-Day War Day 5 — Golan Heights are Captured

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYvyvn49NQo
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 9, 2017 at 6:30pm 6/9/2017 at 6:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYvyvn49NQo

Note: This is the fifth in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which will run through tomorrow (Saturday, June 10). Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-Day War Day 1 — War Begins; Six-Day War Day 2 — At the Gates of Jerusalem’s Old City; 

Read More...
 
 
 

Six-Day War Day 4 — Egypt and Jordan Defeated

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=56_K78fRdvM
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 8:30pm 6/8/2017 at 8:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=56_K78fRdvM

Note: This is the third in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which will run through Saturday, June 10. Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-...

Read More...
 
 
 

Six-Day War Day 3 — “The Temple Mount is in Our Hands”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyZA8B_hr58
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 9:00pm 6/7/2017 at 9:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xyZA8B_hr58

Note: This is the third in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which will run through Saturday, June 10. Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-Day War Day 1 — War Begins; Six-Day War Day 2: At the Gates of Jerusalem’s Old City.

Israel’s armed forces are ...

Read More...
 
 
 

Six-Day War Day 2 — At the Gates of Jerusalem’s Old City

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qWyqopsYNEc
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 9:00pm 6/6/2017 at 9:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qWyqopsYNEc

Note: This is the second in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War, which will run through Saturday, June 10. Prior posts: 50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of WarSix-Day War Day 1 — War Begins.

Yesterday, a surprise aerial attack on the Egyptian Air Force set the stage for some ...

Read More...
 
 
 

Six-Day War Day 1 – War Begins

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1dqd3XPIQKI
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 5, 2017 at 8:30pm 6/5/2017 at 8:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1dqd3XPIQKI

Note: This post is the first in our daily re-created coverage of the Six-Day War. Starting Monday June 5 and concluding on Saturday June 10, we will cover each night the war as the events happened in 1967.  For a prelude, see

Read More...
 
 
 

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, UAE Cut Ties With Qatar

Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 5, 2017 at 8:30am 6/5/2017 at 8:30am

Officials in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have all announced the countries have severed diplomatic ties with Qatar due to terrorism and extremism. From The Guardian:

The official state news agency, citing an official source, said Saudi Arabia had decided to sever diplomatic and consular relations with...

Read More...
 
 
 

50th Anniversary of Six-Day War: The Eve of War

https://youtu.be/pnSNJL_MirY
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 8:30pm 6/4/2017 at 8:30pm
https://youtu.be/pnSNJL_MirY

Note: This post is a prelude to our daily re-created coverage of the Six Day War. Starting Monday, June 5, we will cover each night the war as the events happened in 1967.

The Six-Day War, the fiftieth anniversary of which takes places tomorrow on June 5, 2017, is “one of history’s...

Read More...
 
 
 

In response to bus attack, Egypt launches air strikes on terror targets

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GTrQStZ764
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 2:30pm 5/28/2017 at 2:30pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GTrQStZ764

Egypt has launched an air assault on terror training camps in Libya, following the deadly bus attack that claimed the lives of over two dozen Coptic Christian men, women and children.

On Friday, Egyptian fighter jets struck eastern Libya just hours after a shooting that killed 29 and wounded 24 in the...

Read More...
 
 
 

Terrorists Slaughter 28 Coptic Christians in Egypt

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCw34Pwcz_0
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 26, 2017 at 11:00am 5/26/2017 at 11:00am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kCw34Pwcz_0

At least 10 gunmen opened fire on a bus transporting Coptic Christians in Cairo, Egypt, and killed 28 people. The Christians were headed to the St. Samuel the Confessor monastery.

Men, women, and children are among the dead. Fox News reported that Copt United news portal confirmed only three children survived the...

Read More...
 
 
 

CHANGE: Egyptian Sheikh Faces Trial for Calling Christians ‘Infidels’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLUA4qgqiy0
Comments
Permalink
Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 5:00pm 5/13/2017 at 5:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLUA4qgqiy0

The last time Legal Insurrection visited the Land of the Nile, Pope Francis was refusing to use an armored car during his visit to Egypt.

Fortunately, one was not needed, and the Holy Father must have made quite...

Read More...