The UAE Secretly Picked Up the Tab for the Egyptian Dictatorship's DC Lobbying
In a September 2015 memo to Otaiba, GPG described its work for Egypt as designed to influence both the U.S. government and the “echo chamber” of Washington think tanks and news media in order to influence American policy. The email exchanges ...
Egypt's bank reserve hike may be precursor of benchmark rate cut
CAIRO, Oct 4 (Reuters) - Egypt has raised banks' reserve requirements, tightening monetary policy in the sector in what economists said may permit and signal a cut to benchmark interest rates after three hikes since November. The Central Bank of Egypt ...
Egypt Has Arrested 33 People After A Pride Flag Display
While Egypt does not specifically have laws criminalizing homosexuality, BBC notes that authorities often arrest people who are suspected of engaging in consensual homosexual behavior on charges of "debauchery", "immorality" or "blasphemy.".
Activists Aren't Backing Down After Egypt's Massive LGBTQ Crackdown
Egypt steps up crackdown on homosexuals, arrests 27
Egyptian police using dating apps to find, arrest gay people in new crackdown
Archaeologists Find Rare Pet Cemetery In Ancient Egypt
At the site of Berenike on the Red Sea coast of southern Egypt, archaeologists discovered the burials of nearly 100 complete animal skeletons dating to about 75-150 AD, making it one of the earliest known pet cemeteries. Animal burials are quite common ...
Why US aid to Egypt is never under threat
Egyptian businessmen ordered more than 30,000 rocket-propelled grenades from US rival North Korea in a secret deal last year, the Washington Post reported on Sunday. The United Nations described it as the "largest seizure of ammunition in the history ...
Egypt Ordered 30000 Weapons From North Korea: Report
North Korea reportedly tried to smuggle 30000 rocket launchers to Egypt
Egypt Reportedly Ordered 30000 Rockets From North Korea in $23m Deal Foiled by US
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Egypt Expands Crackdown on Gay and Transgender People
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The crackdown has been fueled by social media, where images of the flag-waving were widely shared, and by dating apps and other websites, which the Egyptian police have used to entrap suspected gay and transgender people, activists and officials say.
Egypt launches largest LGBT crackdown in more than a decade after rainbow flag incident
Egypt 'escalates LGBT crackdown' after rainbow flag display
Human Rights Groups Urge Egypt to Halt Crackdown on Gays
Assassin's Creed Origins finds new life in a new setting
By moving to Egypt, as opposed to more cramped, walled-in cities like Paris or Rome, Origins has much more space to breath — and much more space to give players things to do. “For us Egypt is the pyramids, it's Alexandria, it's Memphis, it's the ...
Assassin's Creed Origins game director: The vast open world of Egypt is a stage for franchise rebirth
Why Cleopatra's Egypt is the historical setting of Assassin's Creed Origins
How Ubisoft excavated ancient Egypt for 'Assassin's Creed Origins' rich environment
Pope: 'May the Lord protect Egypt, the Middle East and the world from terrorism'
(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Wednesday had a special greeting for an Egyptian delegation led by the country's Tourism Minister, in Rome to promote a pilgrimage in the footsteps of the Holy Family's flight to Egypt. Speaking during the Wednesday ...
Nigerian badminton players set for Egypt
Two Nigerian players, Dorcas Adesokan and Clement Krobakpo, have been scheduled to take part in a training tour organised by the Badminton Confederation of Africa from October 26 to 29 in Cairo, Egypt. According to the president of Badminton ...
Pre-Dynastic Rock Art Discovered in Egypt
ASWAN, EGYPT—Ahram Online reports that a team of researchers from Egypt's Ministry of Antiquities discovered panels of 15,000-year-old rock art during a survey in the Subeira Valley. The images, carved into sandstone, depict hippopotamuses, wild bulls ...