2017 in Egypt
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Events in the year 2017 in Egypt.
- 9 April – The Palm Sunday church bombings, twin suicide bombings that took place at St. George’s Church in Tanta, and Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Alexandria, killed at least 45 people and injured more than 100.
- 26 May – Egyptian military launch airstrikes against Libyan targets due to terrorist attack which killed 26 Coptic Christians.
- 11 August – Alexandria train collision.
- 1-9 July – the 2017 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup was held in Cairo
- 18-25 August – the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Men's U23 World Championship, volleyball event hosted by Egypt
- 15 June – Ibrahim Abouleish, pharmacologist (b.1937)
- Joe Sterling; Sarah Sirgany & Ian Lee (10 April 2017). "Egypt Cabinet OKs state of emergency after Palm Sunday church bombings". CNN. Retrieved 12 April 2016.
- Samar Al-Sayed (14 January 2017). "Mother of Egyptians' actress dies". The National. Retrieved 8 February 2017.