Egypt Devalues Pound as Foreign Reserves Continue Slide
The Egyptian pound weakened by 10 piasters to 7.93 per dollar Thursday after the central bank reduced its price in an auction by the same amount to 7.83 per dollar. Economists had been urging devaluation and said additional weakening of the pound was ...
Egypt Devalues Pound Third Time in 2015 After Reserves Slide
Correction: Egypt Parliament story
CAIRO (AP) - Next week's parliamentary elections are supposed to move Egypt closer to democracy and end a situation in which Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, first as the country's strongman then as an elected president, has governed for more than two years with ...
Sissi Tightening His Grip on Egypt
UN News Centre
Egypt, Japan, Senegal, Ukraine and Uruguay elected to serve on UN Security Council
UN News Centre
15 October 2015 – In one round of voting the United Nations General Assembly today elected Egypt, Japan, Senegal, Ukraine and Uruguay to serve as non-permanent members on the Security Council for two-year terms beginning on 1 January 2016.
Ukraine, Japan, Egypt win UN Security Council seats
Egypt, Ukraine Among 5 Elected to UN Security Council
Egypt, Japan, Senegal, Ukraine, Uruguay win UN council seats
Ancient Egyptian skeletons reveal workers were lashed with SPEARS if they stole
A punishment of '100 lashes and five wounds' was previously found on an ancient Egyptian carving, but until now it was unknown if this was brutal act was common practice. Now experts believe they have may found proof of such corporal punishment on the ...
Egypt: Al-Qaida Chief's Brother Acquitted of Terror Charges
An Egyptian court on Thursday acquitted the younger brother of al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri of terror charges, but referred him to prosecutors in connection with similar charges. Mohammed al-Zawahri was arrested at a police checkpoint in August ...
Egypt: Al-Qaeda chief's brother acquitted of terror charges
Egypt court acquits al Qaeda leader's brother of terrorism charges
Egypt: Zawahiri aquitted, 10 sentenced to death in Al-Qaeda linked case
Human Rights Watch
Egypt: Pardoned Prisoners Still Behind Bars
Human Rights Watch
(Beirut) – At least five people pardoned in late September 2015 by President Abdelfattah al-Sisi of Egypt are still being held three weeks later. Many more not covered by the pardons remain unlawfully detained with little chance of release. On ...
It's Business Against Government as Egypt Dollar Crunch Deepens
Pardoned prisoners remain behind bars in Egypt
Egypt: A Few Odd Pardons Won't Do Justice
Egypt acquits Qaeda chief's brother, orders new probe
An Egyptian court on Thursday acquitted Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri's brother of charges of forming a "terrorist group" but ordered an investigation into a speech he made in court. Mohamed al-Zawahiri was arrested in August 2013 at the height of a ...
Egypt War On Terror: Al Qaeda Leader Zawahiri's Brother Acquitted Of Terrorism ...
Egypt sentences 10 people to death for Qaeda links
Egypt's lists running in the 2015 parliamentary marathon
Meet Egypt's lists running in the parliamentary marathon set to kick off its first round in Egypt on Sunday 18 October. The first round will be on 60 party-based seats that will go to the two constituencies as follows: The North, Middle and South of ...
Egypt wins non-permanent UN Security Council seat
Egypt secured a non-permanent UN Security Council seat for the fifth time on Thursday with 179 votes. Following the announcement, the spokesperson for the Egyptian foreign ministry Ahmed Abo Zeid said Egypt will work “vigorously” to defend and support ...
Egypt Wins Seat on UN Security Council in Uncontested Vote
Egypt elected as UN Security Council non-permanent member
Bahrain Welcomes election of Egypt as non-permanent member of UN Security Council
Egypt Northern Sinai Bomb Kills Civilian, Soldier
Egypt's state-run news agency says a roadside bomb by unknown assailants in the northern Sinai city of el-Arishhas has left one civilian and one soldier dead. The news agency said Wednesday that six policemen were injured in the explosion that took ...
'Three abducted' in ISIS attack on Egypt's Sinai checkpoint
Two dead, six injured in blast at Egypt's El-Arish police station
'3 abducted' in ISIS attack on Egypt's Sinai checkpoint