Egypt hails $8bn Suez canal expansion as gift to world at lavish ceremony
In a blaze of hyper-nationalist fanfare, Egypt's government has inaugurated an $8bn (£5.2bn) expansion of the Suez canal with an elaborate ceremony hailing the project as a national achievement. The Egyptian president, Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, wearing his ...
Egypt's 'gift to the world' cost $8 billion and probably wasn't necessary
Egypt launches Suez Canal expansion
With pomp, Egypt unveils Suez Canal extension billed as historic feat by el ...
New York Times
Push for Retribution in Egypt Frays Muslim Brotherhood
New York Times
And his manifesto for “peacefulness” was quickly drowned out by official statements that have come closer to endorsing violence than anything the organization has said or done in more than four decades — an ominous turn for both Egypt and the West.
In Egypt, disaffected youth increasingly drawn to extremism
Islamic State affiliate threatens to kill Croatian man kidnapped in Egypt
An Islamic State affiliate in Egypt has threatened to kill a Croatian man kidnapped in Cairo last month within 48 hours if “Muslim women” jailed in Egypt are not freed. In a video posted online by the jihadis, the hostage identifies himself as Tomislav ...
Islamic State Threatens to Kill Croatian Hostage in Egypt
IS Egypt affiliate threatens to kill Croatian hostage in 48 hours
ISIS branch in Egypt threatens to kill Croatian hostage 'in 48 hours'
Kerry Ducks the Issue of Human Rights in Egypt Strategic Dialogue
Looking back on the exchanges that took place around the U.S. -- Egypt Strategic Dialogue on August 2, Secretary Kerry ultimately conceded too much to his Egyptian interlocutors. By failing to push back against implacable refusal from the Egyptian side ...
Egypt Becoming More Accepting of Jews, Israel Under New Leadership
In direct contrast to the Muslim Brotherhood regime that ruled Egypt just a couple of years ago, the new government in Cairo under Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has built a cordial relationship with the Jewish people and has remained an ...
Sudan releases 101 detained Egyptian fishermen; Egypt releases 40 Sudanese ...
Sudan releases 101 Egyptian fishermen, Egypt pardons 44 Sudanese
French president asked to broach media freedom during Cairo visit
Russia-Egypt agreement to be signed within months, says Medvedev
World Nuclear News
Dmitry Medvedev, the Russian prime minister, has said he expects an inter-governmental agreement on the key commercial terms of a project to build Egypt's first nuclear power plant will be ready to sign this autumn. Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el ...
Experts Working on Possible EEU-Egypt Free Trade Deal: Russian PM
UAE People & Politics: UAE and Egypt - supportive and on the same page
The UAE's point man for today's Egypt is Dr Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of State and head of the UAE/Egypt Liaison Office. He says that the UAE's support for Egypt is firmly rooted in the conviction that the country's stability and prosperity is critical ...
Al Jaber congratulates Egypt
UAE delivers hundreds of development projects in Egypt
Slate Magazine (blog)
Ted Cruz: Our President Should Be More Like Egypt's Dictator
Slate Magazine (blog)
Continuing a theme from the happy hour debate earlier today, Texas Senator Ted Cruz zeroed in on Barack Obama's reluctance to use the term “Islamic terrorism,” when asked how he would address the growth of ISIS. He also cited an unlikely ...
Israel and Egypt need Hamas on their side
Israel and Egypt need Hamas on their side. It is in the interest of regional stability for Saudi Arabia to pull Hamas into its orbit and isolate ISIS-affiliated Wilayat Sina' in Sinai. By Ari Heistein | Aug. 6, 2015 | 6:12 PM ...