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Foreign Ministry expresses discontent to 3 states over GERD involvement

Deputy Foreign Minister for African Affairs Hamdy Louza held a meeting on Sunday with ambassadors of Germany, Italy, and China to express Egypt’s discontent over the work of their companies in the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

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Congress loosens pressure on Egypt just as new anti-Sisi protests emerge

Egyptian security forces fired live ammunition and tear gas at hundreds of protesters in the Red Sea city of Suez on Saturday, one day after anti-corruption protests targeting President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s government sprung up in Cairo and several other cities. Police have since arrested more than 365 protesters as …

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Egypt would be harmed if we couldn’t reach agreement on GERD: Shoukry

Egypt would be harmed if we could not reach an agreement soon regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Sameh Shoukry, said during a joint press conference on Sunday with his Kenyan counterpart Monica Goma.

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Sources: Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain to condemn Qatari media at Arab League for broadcasting “false information”

The four countries boycotting Qatar – Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain – are expected to introduce a draft statement condemning Qatari media at a meeting of Arab League foreign ministers scheduled for Tuesday in Cairo, according to diplomatic sources.

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