Islam Yaken, also being called the “hipster jihadi,” is a 23-year-old Egyptian currently fighting for the Islamic State in Iraq.


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Do you love history? Check out these cool pictures from one of the first pics of the Sphinx to color prints of Nazi war planes to Woodstock and more. Fascinating.

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Archaeologist Zahi Hawass has banned Beyonce from seeing the ancient pyramids in Egypt.

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James Lone has been named as the U.S. citizen who was found dead in an Egyptian jail cell over the weekend.

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The American man found dead by suspected hanging in an Egyptian cell has been identified as James Lone by the US Embassy in Cairo, not James Henry as was originally reported.

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As clashes in Egypt continue to spiral out of control, civilians are forced to risk their lives to avoid injury or death by jumping off a bridge to safety.

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Shocking footage shows Egypt protesters pushing an armed police car off a bridge and attacking the soldiers inside after it crashed to the ground.

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Bloodied bodies, billowing smoke and tear gas are reminiscent of a country at war.

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These shocking images show the utter chaos that has swept through Egypt

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Mick Deane, Sky News Cameraman has been shot and killed in Cairo, Egypt while covering the violence. The president has called a state of emergency. Read on.

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Egyptian officials have confirmed that a joint operation involving an Israeli predator drone has killed 5 suspected militants in the Northern part of the Sinai peninsula.

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In the midst of the political chaos that has enveloped Egypt over the past few weeks, one precocious 12-year-old boy understands it all.

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