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US warns its citizens from travel risks to Egypt due to terrorists’ threats

The US Department of State issued a message  on Wednesday warning citizens to consider the risks of traveling to Egypt due to the presence of IS and other militant groups in the country’s northern region. The cautionary statement highlighted the heavy security measures undertaken by the Egyptian government at major tourist sites …

Egypt warns of impacts of latest developments at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Egypt warned against the impacts of escalation at Al-Aqsa Mosque after the Israeli security intrusion, which resulted in a number of Palestinian injuries and an attack on Imam of Al-Aqsa Mosque Ekrima Sabri, according to an official statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday.

EU: Egypt’s dark human rights record must not be swept beneath carpet

The EU appears in danger of softening its stance on human rights violations in Egypt by resuming annual high-level meetings with the Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs and his delegation in Brussels next week, said Amnesty International.

Egypt insists on list of demands presented to Qatar: ٍShoukry

Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry asserted Egypt’s insistence on the list of demands presented to Qatar. During his meeting with Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Sabah in Cairo on Monday, Shoukry praised the Kuwaiti role of mediation in the Qatari crisis. The Kuwaiti foreign minister also met …

Debates continue among members in parliament over “Red Sea Islands” agreement

Debates continue among parliament members in the wake of the approval of the Egyptian-Saudi maritime demarcation agreement, known popularly as the “Red Sea Islands” case, over its validity.

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.

Parliamentary ’25–30 bloc’ demands records of maritime demarcation agreement with Saudi Arabia

The members of parliament “25–30 bloc” called on the government to hand over the records of the meetings of the National Committee for Demarcating the Maritime Borders with Saudi Arabia.

Uproar headlines Parliament’s discussion of Red Sea Islands agreement

Massive disputes erupted on Sunday among Egypt’s Parliament members while discussing the maritime demarcation agreement that grants Saudi Arabia sovereignty over the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanfir.