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Egypt, Greece ink MoU in field of maritime search, rescue

Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki and Greek Defense Minister Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the field of maritime search and rescue in the presence of Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Greek counterpart Nikos Dendias.

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Egypt: How the military has usurped Sisi’s power

This past April, during an event known as the Egyptian family iftar and in the presence of prominent opposition figures, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced the launch of a national dialogue process and a “presidential pardon committee”, sparking hopes for much-needed political and economic reforms that could ease the repression …

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Egypt turns Sharm El-Sheikh into military fortress fearing Cop27 dissent

With less than three weeks until Egypt hosts the UN annual conference on climate change (Cop27) in Sharm el-Sheikh, residents say the South Sinai city and its surrounding areas have turned into what looks like “a war zone” with security measures allegedly aimed at securing the event.

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Egypt’s pound gets pummelled, but reform hinges on military’s ousting from economy, analysts say

Egypt’s preliminary agreement with the International Monetary Fund to access $3bn in funding could help restore some investor confidence in the North African country, but real progress hinges on Cairo’s appetite to follow through with reform, analysts say.

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