Thomas Cook cancels upcoming flights and holidays to Sharm El Sheikh over terrorism fears 


Thomas Cook has cancelled its holiday packages and flights to Sharm El Sheikh following advice from the Foreign Office reported The Star. The travel company has decided to pull its prearranged services to the popular destination in Egypt following warnings regarding the ongoing threats of terrorism. The Foreign Office has advised against “all but essential … Read more

Suicide Bomber Kills 4 in Sinai, Egypt  


Earlier this week Egyptian security officials reported that an Islamic State suicide bomber has killed four members of a local tribe and wounded others in the northern Sinai Peninsula. According to them the attacker was driving a car filled with explosives, which he deliberately crashed into a checkpoint near the town of Rafah manned by members of the powerful … Read more

ISIS Kills at Least 44 in Two Suicide Bomb Attacks on Churches in Egypt 


ISIS suicide bombers attacked two Coptic Christian churches in Egypt during the services for Palm Sunday killing at least 44 and injuring more than 100. The authorities announced official mourning on Monday and the president called for a three-month state of emergency. The first attack on Sunday was at St. George Church in the Nile Delta … Read more