Sponsored by:

Sections
 U.S. News
 World News
 Michigan News
 Strange News
 Business/Finance
 Health
 Politics/Elections
 Science
 Sports
 Travel
 Technology


Entertainment
 Entertainment
 Events
 Music Reviews
 Movie Reviews
 Recipes & Menus


Sports
 BlogCentral
 Lions/NFL
 Pistons/NBA
 Red Wings/NHL
 Tigers/MLB
 College Football
 College Basketball
 Golf
 NASCAR Racing
 Tennis

Video & Photos
 Video & Photo Sharing
 Photos to Buy

Classifieds
 Classifieds

 Cars

Advertisements
 Newspaper Ads
 Special Sections


General Info
 About Us
 Subscribe
 Place A Classified
 How To Advertise




 




 

 LIONS/NFL

MICENTRALSPORTS.COM “brought to you by the Michigan Newspaper Network”  

Oct 12, 7:12 AM EDT

Egypt extends its state of emergency for another 3 months


Latest News
4,300-year-old pyramid discovered in Egypt
Women join fight against female circumcision
Cheap electronics threaten Egyptian repairmen
Militants rob bank, attack church in Egypt's Sinai; 7 dead

Egyptian Coptic priest killed in Cairo attack

Egypt accepts leading activist's appeal of life sentence

Egypt extends its state of emergency for another 3 months

Human rights honor goes to Egyptian banned from travel

CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt has extended its state of emergency for yet another three months, according to a decision from President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi.

The president's decision - a re-declaration of the state of emergency - was published in the official gazette on Thursday and was due to go into effect the following day. The new declaration should be approved by parliament within seven days.

Egypt has been under months-long state of emergency, which has already been extended once, following deadly church bombings and attacks on Coptic Christians that have killed more than 100 people and wounded scores since December.

In July, militants from the Islamic State group killed 23 soldiers in a remote checkpoint in northeastern Sinai - the deadliest assault on the military in the turbulent region in two years.

© 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

 

 

 



Return to your local newspaper...

 Daily Publications


Non-Daily Publications


Niche
Publications/Sites

Home | About Us | Subscribe | Place A Classified | How To Advertise
MICENTRAL.COM is a network of Michigan newspaper Web sites.

© Copyright MICentral, a Journal Register Property & part of Journal Register MI -- All rights reserved
Our Publications | About Our Ads | Privacy Policy/Terms of Service