Trump presidency heralds new era of closer ties with Egypt
In contrast, weeks into Trump's presidency, the White House has already discussed declaring the Brotherhood a terrorist group - sure to be welcomed by Sisi, who was condemned by Obama for his crackdown on Egypt's oldest Islamist group. Egyptian and ...
Egypt summons 1500 people on 'terror list' for questioning
Egyptian court orders release of senior Brotherhood leader's daughter
Dozens Arrested on Anniversary of Deadly Egypt Soccer Riot
Egyptian security forces arrested dozens in central Cairo on Wednesday, the anniversary of a soccer riot that killed over 70 fans in 2012. Lawyer Mokhtar Mounir told The Associated Press that over 80 people were taken into custody, with some arrests ...
Egypt has applauded Trump's claim that the media 'deliberately doesn't report' terror attacks
The Egyptian authorities have publicly welcomed US President Donald Trump's allegations this week that Western media deliberately don't report on terrorist attacks. On Monday, Mr Trump accused the media of not reporting on jihadism-inspired terror ...
Egypt backs Trump's attack on the media
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Israeli military shoots down rockets fired from Egypt
JERUSALEM — The Israeli military says its missile defense system has intercepted several rockets fired from Egypt toward the southern Israeli city of Eilat. The military said sirens sounded in Eilat late Wednesday. Israeli Army Radio said residents ...
Iron Dome intercepts multiple rockets fired from Sinai over Eilat
Israel's Iron Dome intercepts 3 missiles fired from Egypt
Israel says rockets fired from Egypt at resort town, no casualties
Inflows, Inflation and IMF: Egypt's Economic Overhaul in Charts
Egypt is overhauling an economy that was starved of investment and hard currency during years of upheaval following the Arab Spring. It has floated the pound, raised interest rates and cut subsidies, securing a $12 billion International Monetary Fund ...
PWC's 'brave' report forecasts Egypt and Pakistan will surpass Canada's economy by 2050
The economies of emerging market minnows Egypt and Pakistan could surpass the Canadian economy by 2050, according to a “brave” new report by management consultancy PricewaterhouseCoopers. “By 2050, emerging economies such as Mexico and ...
Electricity Cable Aims to Link Cyprus, Egypt, Greece
New York Times
NICOSIA, Cyprus — An official says studies are underway for an undersea electric cable that aims to link the electricity grids of Egypt, Cyprus and Greece with the rest of Europe. Nasos Ktorides who heads the EuroAfrica Interconnector project said ...
Egypt's capital project hits latest snag as Chinese pull out
Egypt's ambitious plan to construct a new metropolis 45 km (28 miles) east of Cairo was announced in March 2015 at a Sharm al-Sheikh summit held to lure back foreign investors who fled after the 2011 revolt. The project, one of several announced by ...
Egypt says it backs Trump's media criticism
Cairo - Egypt on Tuesday applauded US President Donald Trump's claims that Western media outlets have deliberately not reported on "terrorist" attacks. Trump accused the media on Monday of disregarding attacks by radical jihadists, in a provocative ...
Trump era heralds warming of US-Egypt ties
Egypt Hails Trump Criticism of Western Media Coverage of Terrorist ...
New York Times
'Generation Revolution': Why Youth Was Not Enough in Egypt
New York Times
Egypt's volte-face forces important questions about what kind of change is possible in the Arab world, and more universally, about the indiscriminate and violent nature of both revolutionary and authoritarian politics. Why were so many Egyptians ...