Rights Groups Call on Egypt to Free Al-Jazeera Journalist
U.S. News & World Report
Rights Groups Call on Egypt to Free Al-Jazeera Journalist. Rights groups and other organizations have renewed calls on Egyptian authorities to release an Al-Jazeera journalist whose detention has passed the one-year mark. Dec. 22, 2017, at 11:13 a.m ...
Britain designates 2 militant groups in Egypt as 'terrorist'
CAIRO – Britain says it has designated two militant groups targeting Egyptian security personnel and public figures as "terrorist" organizations. The British Embassy in Egypt says in a statement Friday that Britain has added the Hasm movement and Liwaa ...
UK designates 'Hasm', 'Liwaa el-Thawra' militant groups in Egypt as 'terrorist'
UK includes Lewaa al-Thawra, Hasm to terrorist organizations list
UK adds 2 Egyptian militant groups to terror list
Human Rights Watch
Egypt: Journalist Marks a Year in Detention | Human Rights Watch
Human Rights Watch
Egyptian journalist Mahmoud Hussein marks one year in pretrial detention without proper due process on December 22, 2017, Human Rights Watch said today.
Al Jazeera demands Egypt release reporter held for year | News | Al ...
Egypt's actions against Mahmoud Hussein are in 'clear and blatant violation of his basic human rights', network says.
Egypt's Coptic Christians live in fear of Islamist attacks - France 24
Egypt's Coptic Christians have been the target of unprecedented attacks since the 2011 Arab Spring uprising. The election of the Muslim Brotherhood in 2012 saw an upsurge with dozens of churches vandalised and even set on fire. And the violence is only ...
Egypt Is Holding at Least 18 Americans Captive. Activists Want The ...
When Vice President Mike Pence visits Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in January, more is at stake than the fallout from President Trump's controversial decision to move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. At least 18 Americans are ...
Russian tourists in Egypt increase 32%: Media outlets
CAIRO – 22 December 2017: The number of Russian tourists arriving in Egypt has rose 32 percent during 2017, according to media outlets Friday. Most of the tourists headed to Hurghada, Sharm el-Sheikh and Cairo using indirect flights. This increase came ...
The Local Italy
Egypt submits new evidence in Giulio Regeni murder investigation
The Local Italy
Egypt's judiciary has submitted "new elements" in the investigation of the 2016 murder of Italian student Giulio Regeni, prosecutors from the two countries announced on Thursday. "The Egyptian investigation team has submitted accounts and documents ...
Egypt's AG meets Italian counterpart for Regeni probe
How Egypt spurned Sudan's claims over Hala'ib Triangle?
CAIRO – 23 December 2017: Media outlets reported a rejection made by Sudan's Foreign Ministry to the maritime border demarcation agreement between Egypt and Saudi Arabia, threatening to address the issue at the United Nations. Egypt asserted complete ...
Egypt and Sudan in dispute over border area
Egypt Rejects Sudan's Claims Over Halayeb, Shalateen Area
Sudan protests Egypt-Saudi maritime border demarcation agreement
Positive IMF review paves way for $2B transfer to Egypt
News & Observer
The latest review by the International Monetary Fund has found that Egypt's economic reforms are on track, paving the way for the transfer of another $2 billion loan disbursement, part of a three-year, $12-billion bailout loan to support the country's ...
IMF Says Egypt Should Be Ready to Act If Inflation Heats Up
IMF approves $2 bn loan instalment for Egypt