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Egyptian and Sudanese officials downplay rising tension between the two countries

Egypt’s Foreign Affairs Minister Sameh Shokry and his Sudanese counterpart Ibrahim al-Ghandour reasserted the strength of the relationship between their respective countries on Tuesday following a rising wave of anger in Sudan over the reported abuse of Sudanese nationals in Egypt.

Egypt rejects UN statements on killing of Sudanese nationals in illegal immigration attempts

Egypt’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday that it rejects statements by the UN secretary-general on the recent killings of Sudanese nationals by Egyptian border guards.

Un Secretary-General Concerned About Detention Of Human Rights Defender In Egypt

The Secretary-General has learned with concern of the detention of Egyptian human rights defender Hossam Bahgat on 8 November, reportedly in connection with an investigation in which he is accused of publishing false information that harms national interest. 

What can Egypt bring to the U.N. Security Council?

Egypt has been elected as a non-permanent member of the U.N. Security Council for the sixth time. The election shows that the country “has regained its international weight and regional leadership,” former Al-Ahram editor-in-chief Osama Saraya told Al Arabiya News.

3 عوامل تقرّب مصر من الحلّ السياسيّ للأزمة السوريّة

تتطوّر ملامح الصراع في سوريا يوماً بعد يوم، فبعد توسّع تنظيم “داعش”، تقدّمت أولويّة محاربة الإرهاب بالنّسبة إلى العديد من الأطراف السوريّة والإقليميّة على فضّ النزاعات السياسيّة بين نظام بشار الأسد والمعارضة، وانتقل الأمر بالنّسبة إلى تلك الأطراف من نزاع بين تيّارات ثوريّة أو إسلاميّة سنيّة مثل الإخوان المسلمين وبين …

Could Egypt be key to political solution in Syria?

The Syrian crisis has taken a turn that could allow Egypt to act as a mediator in reaching a political settlement in Syria. Several Syrian and regional players are focusing on the fight against terrorism rather than on settling their political conflicts with President Bashar al-Assad’s regime and its opposing forces.