Egyptian security forces have "accidentally" killed 12 Mexicans and Egyptians and wounded 10, by mistaking a tourist convoy for militants.
Three Al Jazeera journalists are sentenced to three years in prison by an Egyptian court for broadcasting false news.
Sinai Province, an extremist group affiliated with Islamic State militants, claims to have launched a rocket at an Egyptian naval vessel in the Mediterranean, setting it ablaze.
At least 70 people die in a coordinated attack by Islamic State militants in Egypt's Sinai peninsula. Lasting several hours, the assault targets several military checkpoints.
Egypt's first freely elected president, Mohamed Morsi, is sentenced to death along with 105 other members of the Muslim Brotherhood.
Mirvat and her family fled Syria, eventually arriving in the UK via Lebanon, Egypt, Libya and Calais. She has begun a new life - but cannot forget what she went through to get here.
Mohamed Morsi, who was toppled from the Egyptian presidency in 2013, is sentenced to 20 years in prison without parole for the killing of protesters in December 2012.
The plight of the Al-Jazeera three has focused the spotlight on the dark side of the Egyptian regime, including the case of Irish citizen Ibrahim Halawa.
A mentally-ill British grandfather is among more than 19,000 people on death row in Pakistan, according to human rights group Amnesty International.