Friday , 28 July 2017

Recent News

Government on defence in Tiran and Sanafir parliament discussion

Parliament continues for the second day its discussions over the destiny of the Egyptian-Saudi maritime demarcation in order to hear additional comments and views of experts.

Parties announce joint protests against parliament debate on Tiran and Sanafir handover

Several political groupings and oppositional parties organized a press conference on Sunday to reject Parliament’s debate and upcoming vote on a maritime border agreement with Saudi Arabia, slated to involve the handover of the two Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir.

Egypt’s Sisi a ‘traitor’ for handing over islands to Saudi Arabia

A leading Egyptian rights lawyer widely expected to run in next year’s presidential election has called President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi a “traitor” over his government’s decision to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.