Tag: Egypt

staffMarch 23, 2018

Egypt opens Gaza border for two days

GAZA CITY – Egypt opened its largely sealed border with the Gaza Strip on Friday for two days, Palestinian authorities ...

staffMarch 19, 2018

Egypt: 4 troops, 36 Islamic militants killed in Sinai battle

CAIRO – Egypt’s military says four troops and 36 Islamic militants have died in the past five days of fighting ...

staffMarch 10, 2018

Egypt president’s sole opponent holds small rally in Cairo

CAIRO – A small group of people have gathered in support of the sole candidate running against Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah ...

staffMarch 6, 2018

Egypt seeks investment during MBS visit

CAIRO – Egypt gave a warm welcome to Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman al-Saud Monday, with military fanfare ...

staffFebruary 24, 2018

Qatar, UAE and Saudi leaders to meet Trump

Several leaders of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) are scheduled to meet US President Donald Trump over the next couple of months, a ...

staffFebruary 21, 2018

Gaza to pump sewage straight into sea as crisis worsens

Municipalities in Gaza announced Wednesday they will pump sewage straight into the sea from the Palestinian coastal enclave due to ...

staffFebruary 18, 2018

Egypt accepts delay of Ethiopia dam meeting as protests rage

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry says it accepts Ethiopia’s request to delay a meeting about a dam that Ethiopia is building on ...

staffJanuary 31, 2018

Egypt’s leader serves opposition parties with stern warning

Egypt’s president has given a thinly veiled but stern warning to opposition politicians calling for a boycott of presidential elections ...

staffJanuary 8, 2018

Turkey-based TV airs Egypt tapes on Jerusalem

A Turkey-based TV station has released audio recordings it said were of an Egyptian intelligence officer asking influential hosts in ...

staffNovember 24, 2017

More than 230 killed in Egyptian mosque

Militants have launched a bomb and gun attack on a mosque in Egypt’s North Sinai province, killing 235 people, state ...