US officials: Egypt, UAE behind airstrikes in Libya
WASHINGTON (AP) — Egypt and the United Arab Emirates secretly carried out airstrikes against Islamist militias inside Libya, U.S. officials said Tuesday, decrying the intervention as an escalation of the North African country's already debilitating ...
US holds Egypt, UAE responsible for Libyan airstrikes
Washington knew Egypt and UAE were planning to secretly bomb Libya and ...
Egypt denies role in air attacks in Libya
Ahmed Seif el-Islam, leading light of Egypt human rights, has died
One of the father figures of Egyptian social activism, Ahmed Seif el-Islam, died on Wednesday aged 63. He had been in coma for several days following heart surgery. A leading human rights lawyer whose career spanned four decades, Seif el-Islam worked ...
Human rights activist Ahmed Seif El-Islam dies at 63
Egypt's belly dancers face backlash despite tradition
CAIRO — Studs sparkled on Diana Esposito's dress as she ticked her hips on a Nile boat thousands of miles away from the place she calls home: Brooklyn. "I have a full-time job doing what I love," said Esposito, 31, sitting outside the docked dinner ...
Who Is Bombing Libya? US Says It's Egypt, UAE
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Egypt and the United Arab Emirates were responsible for carrying out two series of air strikes in the past week on armed Islamist factions in Tripoli, Libya, U.S. officials said on Monday. The officials said the two Arab ...
Egypt And The United Arab Emirates Bombed Libya, And Qatar Could Be A Big ...
UAE, Egypt carry out airstrikes in Libya without US' consent, officials say
UAE and Egypt warned over air raids in Libya
Israel, Hamas reach cease-fire deal brokered by Egypt
GAZA CITY — Palestinians in the Gaza Strip poured into the streets Tuesday to celebrate the announcement that Hamas and Israel had agreed to an open-ended cease-fire after 50 days of warfare that has killed more than 2,200 people. “We have won,” ...
Israel, Hamas agree to Egypt-brokered cease-fire
Gaza cease-fire begins between Israel, Palestinian groups
Egypt Mediates Israel-Hamas Truce, Conducts Air Strikes in Libya: U.S. ...
Egypt's Project To Sell Citizenship To Wealthy Arabs Stirs Controversy
Morocco World News
Amid Egypt's crisis-ridden economy, the Egyptian government has reportedly proposed a new “serious” project to raise revenue that involves selling Egyptian citizenship to foreign investors. The proposal has been touted as a solution to the ...
Middle East Eye
Egypt to train, arm Libyan armed forces
Middle East Eye
Egypt has promised to supply Libya with military equipment, training and consultation, according to officials from Libya's House of Representatives. Politicians from the House of Representatives, whose political rival the General National Congress ...
Egypt's President Will Head to US in September
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi will visit the United States in September to attend a meeting of the U.N. General Assembly, his first trip there as the country's head of state, the country's official news agency reported Wednesday. MENA said ...
Egypt's El-Sisi to visit US for the first time in September
Middle East Monitor
Long live Egypt
Middle East Monitor
Lamis Andoni While General Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi is entitled to hate any news station he wishes, including Al-Araby Al-Jadid, he must also bear in mind that he has been accused of destroying Egypt. He is, after all, responsible for achieving a large part ...
Concern in Egypt as Libyan tensions spill over the border
There are those who claim Egypt was behind a mysterious series of airstrikes on Islamist militias in Libya last week – but the Egyptians themselves are not among them. "There is no truth to these baseless allegations," Egypt's foreign ministry said in ...
Is the US losing its influence in Egypt?
Egypt's rival parties prepare for parliamentary elections
Sisi says Qatar, Turkey, US and the Muslim Brotherhood are funding media ...