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Egypt to host Libyan tribes’ conference in May

  /  May 5, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Exact date to be coordinated with UN and tribes, says Foreign Ministry

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83 illegal immigrants arrested trying to enter Libya

  /  May 4, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Migrants come from different governorates across Egypt

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Shoukry, Steinmeier discuss regional issues

  /  May 4, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Libya, Yemen and Syria among the topics brought to the table for discussions

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Libyans protest censorship on Press Freedom Day

  /  May 3, 2015  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Censoring of key press organs by Libya Dawn and the worsening conditions for journalists spark protests

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New legal foundation looks to unite Libya’s tribes around justice, against IS

  /  May 3, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Islamism needs to be rooted out of Libya, says businessman launching “Justice First” foundation

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3 illegal immigrants die after boat sinks

  /  May 3, 2015  /  Egypt  /  No Comments

Over 100 people arrested attempting to leave the country

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Body of Egyptian director reportedly killed in Libya still missing, says family

  /  April 29, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The bodies of four abducted Libyans from the same TV station were identified by their families Tuesday night, but Galal’s was not among them, says cousin

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Egyptian director reportedly killed in Libya

  /  April 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

“Islamic State” militants kidnapped TV station crew in August, corpses found Monday

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Al-Sisi, Greek defence minister share concerns about Libya

  /  April 21, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

President Al-Sisi met with Kammenos to discuss Libya and other regional issues

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IS affiliates kill Christians amid condemnation

  /  April 20, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

New deaths come nearly two months after beheadings of Egyptian Christians in Libya

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President Al-Sisi tells Archbishop of Canterbury Christians ‘not a minority’ in Egypt

  /  April 19, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The religious leader expressed his condolences to the President for the killings of Christians earlier in the year

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Shoukry, Lavrov discuss regional conflicts

  /  April 18, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Joint economic committee meeting between Egypt and Russia postponed for reasons related to Russia’s internal situation

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Net tightens on gays in Egypt as foreigners approved for deportation

  /  April 15, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

All social classes in Egypt are homophobic, but it’s perceived as less directed at the Western community

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Sudanese authorities interrogate detained Egyptian fishermen

  /  April 15, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

“Sudan fired at Egyptian boats and fabricated charges,” says Matariya fishermen spokesperson

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More Egyptians return from Libya, Yemen

  /  April 12, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

25 Egyptians returned from Yemen, 189 from Libya on Sunday

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Shoukry to discuss Libya issue in Rome

  /  April 8, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian FM Shoukry met Italian and Algerian representatives to discuss the ongoing crisis in Libya

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2 Egyptians killed in Libya

  /  April 4, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Over 35,000 Egyptians have been evacuated from Libya since mid-February

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United Arab force breaks tradition of Arab League’s indecisiveness

  /  March 29, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

After years of division, the formation of an Arab united force appears to be the common ground bringing Arab states together

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Iran, GCC rift: Real threat for the Middle East?

  /  March 29, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

With Iran and the GCC at loggerheads, though indirectly, on a variety of battlefields and the US and Russia respectively emerging as the top supporters, does this mean we are witnessing a Cold War revival in the Middle East?

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Bleak future for Libya: Middle Eastern divisions, international blind eye

  /  March 29, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Experts deny feasibility of united Arab force while Al-Sisi calls for one

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‘Libyan people cannot endure terrorism until political solution reached’: Al-Sisi

  /  March 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Meanwhile, UN claims “important progress” in Libyan peace talks

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Possibly first names for Libyan unity government this week: UN envoy

  /  March 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

UN chief negotiator Leon pushes for a unity government; Tobruk government continues its offensive

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We fear they might be kidnapped in Libya: Relatives of 46 missing Egyptians

  /  March 22, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Egyptians from Assiut have been missing for seven months

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46 Egyptian workers missing in Libya

  /  March 21, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Communications stopped with the workers from Assiut since September

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33,385 Egyptians returned from Libya in 30 days via Salloum crossing

  /  March 16, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

32 “illegal crossings” in the last 24 hours

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EU green light on potential Libya mission proposals

  /  March 16, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

An EU foreign ministers meeting allowed High Representative Mogherini to outline proposals for EU mission to Libya after successful peace talks

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Evidence of cluster bombs used in Libya, EU to discuss new mission: HRW

  /  March 16, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Human Rights Watch report indicates use of cluster bombs in Libyan civil war, while EU High Representative raises issue of possible EU mission to Libya

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Egyptian expats to return from Libya on first flight from Algeria

  /  March 14, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Group crossed Dabdab border gate with Libya, opened under exceptional circumstances

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Italy, UK, EU express wish to join Al-Sisi’s Libyan counterterrorism efforts

  /  March 14, 2015  /  Egypt, Egypt Economic Development Conference, Politics  /  No Comments

Al-Sisi discusses regional affairs with European representatives at Economic Summit

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Libya under control by year-end: Omar El Gawairi

, and   /  March 10, 2015  /  Egypt, interviews, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Egyptian workers return home is “wrong”, says Libyan minister of media, culture and antiquities

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