The reason for the crash of the Airbus A320, which killed 66 people, remains a mystery, investigators said on Saturday.
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The wreckage could lead investigators to the plane's flight data recorder, providing additional clues about what caused the mysterious crash.
Sabrina De Sousa faces possible jail time for an unlawful CIA rendition that she says she wasn't involved in — and she says as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton did nothing to help her.
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Brazen attacks from the Islamic State have forced one country to withdraw from an international peacekeeping mission in the Sinai, while the remaining troops have been abandoning outlooks in the volatile region.
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Spiritual leader Mohammed Badie and 35 others were found guilty for their alleged involvement in violent clashes that took place after the ouster of former President Mohammed Morsi in 2013.
Netanyahu's new defense minister, ultranationalist Avigdor Lieberman, is known for his criticism of Israel's Arab minority, US-sponsored peace talks with Palestinians, and regional powers Egypt and Turkey.
One Egyptian expert says the size of human remains retrieved from the crashed flight suggest there was an explosion on board, but another said it was too early to say what brought the plane down.
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A 31-minute statement released by the Islamic State didn't mention the EgyptAir crash, which some officials have suggested may have been caused by terrorism.
France's air accident investigation agency says the missing jet sent a series of signals indicating that smoke had been detected on board before it crashed.
The Egyptian navy is currently sweeping the area 180 miles north of the Mediterranean coastal city of Alexandria looking for the plane's black box. It's still not known what brought it down.
The Republican frontrunner wasted no time in weighing in on the situation, despite officials saying repeatedly they do not know what happened yet.
The Airbus A320 carrying 66 people from Paris to Cairo disappeared over the Mediterranean on Thursday. Egypt's aviation minister said terrorism is more likely than an accident.
The State Department lacks a rigorous protocol to ensure that US equipment doesn't find its way into the hands of Egyptian units flagged as human rights abusers, even as it has itself criticized Egypt's rights record.
The data represents the first full month since a highly controversial deal was signed between the EU and Turkey aimed at stymieing the flow of asylum seekers arriving in Europe.
Egypt's government is facing an insurgency that has killed hundreds of soldiers and policemen, mostly in northern Sinai, since mid-2013, when President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi took power.
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Six people, including the two Al Jazeera journalists, were sentenced for allegedly leaking classified information to Qatar.
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The arrest of two journalists has prompted an anti-government backlash amongst Egyptian press, in perhaps the most striking of a number of recent challenges to President Sisi's hold on power.
It's been four days since Reuters published an expose implicating Egyptian security forces in the kidnapping, torture, and murder of Italian graduate student Giulio Regeni, and in Egypt threats against the news organization are mounting.
Giulio Regeni, a 28-year-old postgraduate student, disappeared on January 25. His body was found on February 3, dumped on the side of a road outside Cairo, and showing signs of torture.
By Sally Hayden
Details of the latest tragedy in the Mediterranean Sea remain unclear, but the latest reports come one year after 800 people died there prompting an international outcry and European crisis talks.