Face-off at Egypt's Press Syndicate
For the first time in its 75-year history, the Egyptian Press Syndicate has been taken to court by the state. Three senior members of the Syndicate now join numerous other journalists, dissidents and activists fighting harsh rulings that could leave ...
Egyptian pilots flying Russian choppers in Syria
Egyptian President Abdel-Fatteh El-Sisi's secret decision to intervene militarily in the Syrian war on the side of the Syrian President Bashar Assad is revealed here by debkafile's military and intelligence sources. The precise details of that ...
As Egypt quarrels with Saudi Arabia, it is finding new friends
IT SEEMS that $25bn does not buy you much in the way of loyalty these days. That, give or take a few billion, is how much Saudi Arabia has pumped into Egypt since 2013, when Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, then a general, toppled the country's first ...
Egypt shifts to open support for Assad regime in Syrian civil war
Egypt supports the Iraqi, Libyan and Syrian armies
Egypt: Sisi, Morsi and democracy
New York Times
Jailed by Egypt, Honored for His Photojournalism
New York Times
Mahmoud Abou Zeid, known as Shawkan, has been in Tora Prison in Cairo for more than 1,100 days. He has been detained without trial since he was arrested while photographing the deadly antigovernment protests that roiled Egypt in the summer of 2013.
Egypt Hopes Newly Uncovered 7000 Year Old City Will Bring Back Tourists
Egypt has unearthed a more than 7,000-year-old city and cemetery dating back to its First Dynasty in the southern province of Sohag, the Antiquities Ministry said on Wednesday. The find could be a boon for Egypt's ailing tourism industry, which has ...
Blast from the Past Lost city discovered in Egypt
A bad bet on Egypt's strongman
EVER SINCE Egypt's Abdel Fatah al-Sissi led a military coup against a democratically elected Islamist government three years ago, his apologists in the West, led by Secretary of State John F. Kerry, have hoped that he would launch economic reforms to ...
Egypt unearths 7000-year-old lost city
Egypt has unearthed a city more than 7,000 years old and a cemetery dating back to its first dynasty in the southern province of Sohag, the antiquities ministry has said. The find could be a boon for Egypt's ailing tourism industry, which has suffered ...
Egypt: Archaeologists Discover 7000-Year-Old City
Egypt ancient city unearthed by archaeologists
Ancient Egyptian city and graveyard dating back more than 7000 years uncovered by archaeologists
Egypt parliamentary delegation to visit London Sunday to warn against 'political Islam'
An Egyptian delegation including 12 MPs affiliated with parliament's foreign affairs committee will visit London Sunday to exchange views with British politicians and MPs on political Islam, the Muslim Brotherhood and relations between Egypt and England.
Egypt's Sisi expresses support for Syria's military
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi says he supports the Syrian military - a position at odds with his country's Gulf benefactors such as Saudi Arabia. The former army chief, who has overseen a warming of ties with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ...
Egypt to hold mass trial of suspected Islamic State militants | World ...
Egypt's Sissi: Supporting Syrian Government Is 'Our Priority'
Egypt to Try Nearly 300 ISIS Suspects Over Sisi and Saudi Prince Assassination Plots
BP to Buy 10% Stake in Eni's Giant Zohr Gas Field Off Egypt Coast
Wall Street Journal
“This interest in a truly world-scale asset will complement our existing Egyptian business,” BP CEO Bob Dudley said in a press release. The company has highlighted its gas interests in Egypt as an attractive example of a region where it's been possible ...
BP buys stake in Eni's giant Zohr gas field offshore Egypt
BP agrees to acquire 10% stake in Egypt's super-giant Zohr gas field from Eni for $375m
BP buys into Egypt's super giant Zohr gas field, the largest in the Mediterranean