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Arrests made in connection with Aswan violence

  /  April 16, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Two men thought to have been involved in the bloody tribal violence were arrested on Wednesday

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Fahmy presses Arab League chief on activating terrorism convention

  /  April 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Foreign minister and Arab League Secretary General discuss terrorism and regional issues

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Egypt and EU sign agreement for EU Election Observer Mission

  /  April 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

EU head of delegation signs Memoranda of Understanding with PEC and foreign ministry

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Egyptian accused of terrorism charges after returning from Syria

and   /  April 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

38 year-old Egyptian had been fighting in Syria alongside the Al-Nusra Front

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Anti-Coup Alliance describes Ashton visit as ‘evil’

  /  April 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

EU Election Observation Mission to monitor presidential elections

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US declares Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis a terrorist organisation

and   /  April 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

The Sinai-based militant group has claimed responsibility for attacks around Egypt

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Fahmy and Abbas meet ahead of emergency Arab League meeting

  /  April 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Abbas and Fahmy discussed the ongoing final status negotiations and the “obstacles” involved in the process

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Foreign minister presses AU panel to reconsider membership freeze

  /  April 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nabil Fahmy urged the African Union’s Peace and Security Council (PSC) to reconsider its decision to freeze Egypt’s membership during a meeting with the African Union’s High Level Panel for Egypt read the rest…

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US-Egypt strategic dialogue still in the pipeline

  /  April 7, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Relations have been strained since the US suspended the delivery of military aid pending “credible progress” toward democracy

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2 dead, 10 injured in renewed Aswan clashes

  /  April 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Homes attacked as bloody tribal clashes continue despite army intervention

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African Union delegation arrives for third visit

  /  April 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Panel to meet with interim government officials having previously “affirmed the correctness” of suspending Egypt’s African Union membership

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Fate of Egyptian drivers in Libya unclear

  /  April 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Foreign ministry following up on conflicting reports of at least 50 Egyptians missing in Libya

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Egypt has failed to meet US aid conditions: HRW

  /  April 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

International rights watchdog urges US to acknowledge lack of progress in Egypt in aid review

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Fahmy, Ban Ki-moon discuss Egypt peacekeeping role

  /  April 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Egypt has weighed in on several peacekeeping efforts as well as being one of the parties involved in the debate on the Ethiopian Dam.

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BPL Live showcases the passion for the beautiful game in South Africa

  /  April 2, 2014  /  Sports  /  No Comments

Thousands of fans turn out to support their BPL teams at “the ultimate fan experience” event

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Defence team walks out of ‘Rabaa operations’ trial

and   /  April 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Judge told defendant to “shut up”, defence lawyer says

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No new policy on Ethiopian dam: Foreign ministry

  /  April 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Egypt says no room for concessions on GERD that would harm water security

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I promise we can achieve stability, security and hope: Al-Sisi

and   /  March 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Al-Sisi resigns from armed forces; Sedki Sobhi promoted to General and expected to replace him

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Al-Sisi to run for presidency

  /  March 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

As per the constitution, defence minister must give up his position if he is to run for president

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Investigation launched into alleged rape of British tourist

  /  March 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Two incidents of sexual assault on tourists occurred in March, both in Sharm El-Sheikh

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Policeman referred to criminal court for sexually assaulting a tourist

  /  March 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Member of South Sinai Tourism Police accused of sexually assaulting Russian tourist in Sharm El-Sheikh

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South Sinai governor denies British woman was raped

  /  March 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Two Sharm El-Sheikh hotel licences revoked, suggestion of a “black list” for people involved in harassment cases

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Minya death sentences ‘unconstitutional and illegal’: Defence lawyer

and   /  March 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  10 Comments

Court procedures questioned as 529 referred to Grand Mufti for opinion on death sentence

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Over 500 referred to Grand Mufti to consider death penalty

  /  March 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Minya Criminal Court sentences hundreds to death for attacking a police station

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Presidency says it ‘cannot’ revise controversial elections law

  /  March 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Presidential Elections Commission decisions will remain immune to legal appeal

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6 April call for redrafting of Protest Law

  /  March 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Petition opposing the controversial Protest Law says Egyptian security is incapable of handling “democratic protests”

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Al-Azhar students sentenced to three years

  /  March 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Sixteen students receive three year sentences in connection with December Al-Azhar University clashes

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EU renews Mubarak asset freeze

  /  March 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Assets of former president, his sons and 16 others renewed by European bloc

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Egypt president sends letter to family of imprisoned Al Jazeera journalist

  /  March 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Mansour will “spare no effort” for release of Peter Greste, within the law

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Fahmy and Kerry discuss Middle East peace

  /  March 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Obama and Abbas meet in Washington as negotiations deadline looms

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