Egypt detects 'impressive' anomaly in Giza pyramids

Nov 10, 2015

Egypt detects 'impressive' anomaly in Giza pyramids

Two weeks of new thermal scanning in Egypt’s Giza pyramids have identified anomalies in the 4,500-year-old burial structures, including a major one in the largest pyramid, the Antiquities Ministry announced Monday. Antiquities Minister Mamdouh Eldamaty and technical experts working on the project showed the ...

Nov 6, 2015

Kremlin slams Charlie Hebdo cartoons on Egypt crash as 'sacrilege'

The Kremlin on Friday angrily condemned France’s Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine for publishing political cartoons on the Egypt plane crash in which 224 people died, most of them Russian tourists. “In our country we can sum this up in a single word: sacrilege,” President ...

Nov 6, 2015

Japan urges caution for travelers considering Sinai flights

The Japanese Embassy in Egypt on Thursday issued an advisory for travelers to exercise caution taking flights to and from Sharm el-Sheikh following a deadly Russian airliner crash in the region last week. While no airlines fly direct from Japan to Sharm el-Sheikh, some ...