This was stated by Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri.
The authorities of Cairo International Airport thwarted Tuesday a passenger's attempt to smuggle 313 packages of medicines and cosmetics into the country.
When interrogated, all members of the gang confessed to committing the crime.
The authorities of Cairo International Airport foiled Sunday an attempt to smuggle €88,500 into Egypt by a passenger coming from Rome, Italy.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Tuesday with his Belgium counterpart Sophie Wilmes.
Egypt's Ambassador to Rome Hesham Badr received on Thursday two artifacts that had been smuggled to Italy in 2019.
The Armed Forces Spokesperson Tamer al-Refai posted Sunday a press release showcasing the efforts of the Border Guards over the past month.
The authorities of Cairo International Airport foiled an attempt to smuggle 27 spying devices by an Egyptian passenger coming from Greece.
The Ministry of Interior released on Saturday a statement detailing its achievements over one week.
This comes as part of the ministry’s efforts to combat crime in all forms, especially in the field of drug trafficking.
Skakal has been convicted of attempting to smuggle 21,855 artifacts in a diplomatic container from Alexandria to the Italian port of Salerno.
The passenger was coming from Dubai.
The arrested man is an Egyptian national coming from Turkey.
The National Security Department at the Ministry of Interior released on Tuesday a video-taped confession of one of the 16 defendants arrested.
Public Prosecutor Nabil Sadeq referred six defendants in the lawsuit publicly known as “The Illegal Migration Gang” to urgent criminal trial.
Head of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri said that the National Committee for Antiquities Repatriation held a meeting after making sure that an Egyptian Tutankhamun bust is up for sale in an auction in the UK.
Although it has medical uses, it can be used in manufacturing explosives, cocaine and methylcathinone.
Egyptian security authorities in the Cairo International Airport foiled an attempt to smuggle into Egyptsome historic objects.
The smuggled objects were possessed by an Arab passenger who flew from Jeddah to Cairo.
In its mid-year report, the Cabinet stated the achievements ofthe Egyptian Armed Forces and the police in the realm of countering terrorism and combating crime.