Circumcision, as supporters call it, or female genital mutilation, as opponents refer to it, was suddenly a ferocious focus of debate in Egypt this summer.
Circumcision, as supporters call it, or female genital mutilation, as opponents refer to it, was a ferocious focus of debate in Egypt this summer.
Female circumcision is focus of ferocious debate in Egypt: Marie Assaad has been battling genital cutting since the 1950s, and has been able to enlist prominent Egyptian women in her campaign.
Egypt and Syria urged the UN nuclear watchdog on Wednesday to pass a resolution condemning Israel for possessing nuclear weapons.
VIENNA/CAIRO, 20 September 2007 — Egypt and Syria urged the UN nuclear watchdog yesterday to pass a resolution condemning Israel for possessing nuclear weapons.
Egypt on Wednesday expressed its rejection to Israel's declaration of the Gaza Strip as an "enemy entity", a Foreign Ministry spokesman said. Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul Gheit voiced the rejection in a message to his Israeli co ...
A SCOTTISH facilities management supplier has opened its first international office in Egypt.
Egypt and Iran will hold ministerial level talks aimed at renewing full diplomatic relations, which have been frozen since 1980, the Egyptian foreign ministry said on Tuesday.
CAIRO. Cairo yesterday rejected a US government report warning of deteriorating religious freedoms in Egypt as proof of Washington’s "ignorance".
Key regional US ally Egypt is opposed to any military action against Iran and is working on normalizing its own relations with the Islamic Republic after 28 years of frozen ties, the foreign minister said on Wednesday.