Egypt’s Al-Azhar warned today of the United States (US) administration’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, media sources reported.
On Nov. 16, after four consecutive meetings with all concerned parties, the Cairo “Declaration of Unification” of Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) was signed at the headquarters of the Egyptian General Intelligence under the auspices of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni. The parties agreed that …
Foreign ministers of Egypt, Algeria and Tunisia met today in the Egyptian capital of Cairo to discuss the current situation in Libya and ways to find a solution for the three-year long worsening crisis.
The rate of sexual harassment in Egypt was only 9.6 percent in 2016, and the claims stating that Egypt has 99 percent of harassment are not true, President of the National Council for Women (NCW), Maya Morsy told Egyptian Streets in an interview on the sidelines of the World Youth Forum (WYF).
Fellow of the UN High Commissioner for Minority Affairs, Joseph Malak, sent an official warning on Sunday to Prime Minister Sherif Ismail as well as ministries of interior, local development, parliamentarian affairs and governor of Alexandria, calling on them to cancel the decisions that ordered the closure of churches in Egypt.
Egypt’s president has urged for calm in the region as tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran flare, saying it is not the right time to challenge Lebanese Shia group Hizballah.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry expressed Sunday Egypt’s concern regarding the situation in the Middle East as well as the increase of discrimination against racial and religious minorities in Europe, including Muslims and Arabs, and the spread of hatred speech in both the political and media rhetoric.
Egypt’s rumored plan for a joint military exercise with Israel is raising a lot of criticism from opponents of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s regime.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was welcomed in Paris on Tuesday amid pressure by rights groups for France’s leader Macron to denounce the North African country’s repressive regime.
Egyptian authorities announced yesterday that they had decided to postpone the opening of the Rafah border with the Gaza Strip after six soldiers were killed in the Sinai province, according to the Palestinian Information Centre.