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25-10-2014 Death toll rises to 25 soldiers in a car bomb checkpoint in Sinai
A bomb at a security checkpoint killed at least 25 army conscripts and injured 27 others in the North Sinai city of Sheikh Zuwaid on Friday, reported Al-Ahram's Arabic news website.
Al-Ahram's correspondent in North Sinai described the bomb as a car bomb that exploded at a security checkpoint. Ambulances are still waiting to enter the area as security forces search the area for other explosives
25-10-2014 Egyptian FM discusses Libyan crisis in meeting with Algerian president
Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt is coordinating with Algeria regarding the crisis in Libya, after a meeting between the minister and the Algerian President Abdel-Aziz Bouteflika.
In a statement to state news agency MENA, Shoukry stressed the importance of working closely on developments in the country bordering Egypt and Algeria, saying the long borders between Libya and them poses a common threat, namely the infiltration of terrorists to both countries.