Gaza crisis: Israel and Hamas agree to Egypt's proposal for 72-hour ceasefire
A final deal could see Egypt loosen tight restrictions on passage through its border into the Gaza strip, providing a major boost to the local economy and to the popularity of Hamas, which has been isolated diplomatically and weakened financially in ...
Israel and Palestinians accept Egyptian-brokered truce, prepare for talks
Egypt squanders Gaza war opportunities
Israel Accepts Egyptian Cease-Fire Plan
Hollywood likes to pretend that ancient Egypt was full of white people
Hollywood is a sucker for a story about ancient Egypt. Movies like The Ten Commandments, Cleopatra, and even The Mummy prove it. Upcoming movies like Exodus and Gods of Egypt all but confirm it. Unfortunately though, those films have something in ...
Egypt should consider military action in Libya, says senior statesman
"The situation in Libya is a major concern for Egypt, Libya's neighbouring countries, and the Arab world at large," Moussa said. "Statelets, sects and extremist factions in Libya directly threaten Egypt's national security. I call for a broad public ...
Egypt's ex-FM mulls military action in Libya
Former Arab League chief: Egypt must consider using military force in Libya
Report: Egypt and Algeria considering military operation in Libya
Egypt orphanage video 'brutality' triggers outrage
A video showing the manager of an orphanage in Egypt beating children in his care has provoked outrage in Egyptian media. President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi has intervened and the manager has now been arrested. The video shows children aged between ...
Al-Sisi looks into 3 'major' investment projects
Egypt plans more than $100m “major” wheat investment plans
Egypt awards Suez hub project to consortium that includes army: sources
The Suez Canal is the fastest shipping route between Europe and Asia and brings in around $5 billion of revenues per year, a vital source of hard currency for Egypt which has suffered a slump in tourism and foreign investment since a 2011 uprising.
Egypt stocks boosted by Suez Canal mega project news
Egypt gives Suez hub project to consortium, army
State Department's Rebuke of Egypt Undermines War on Terror
CAIRO, Egypt-- Last Thursday, during a press briefing in Washington, DC, State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf accused Egypt of using military weapons "against their own people." Badr Abdel-Atti, spokesman for Egypt's Foreign Ministry, fired back, ...
Egypt's Foreign Ministry Spokesman blasts US over comment that the country ...
Egypt's foreign ministry orders complaint over US State Department comments
Egypt rejects US military aid comments
Egypt increases electricity to Gaza - official
The official told Reuters that Egypt has added an extra seven megawatts to the 27 it feeds into Gaza and plans to increase that by 15 megawatts more in an effort to alleviate the electricity crisis. Gaza officials say at least 1,669 Palestinians ...
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Egypt Still Ready to Host Arab-Israeli Talks
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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sissi has told journalists that the Egyptian peace proposal to end the conflict in Gaza was "still on the table" and that Egypt would like see a rapid conclusion to the violence. Egypt extended its diplomatic efforts ...
Amr Moussa's Egypt electoral alliance collapses
Amr Moussa, former foreign minister and chairman of the 50-member committee which drafted Egypt's new constitution in January, announced on Monday that his two-month-long efforts to found a national political alliance capable of winning a majority in ...
Risk in Egypt: A Fixed Price on Uncertainty | Commentary
As African leaders gather for the US-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, it is hard to ignore Egypt. If countries can be too-big-to-fail, Egypt is that country for the North Africa region. The first step in this direction, however, depends on how the ...