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BDS movement launched in Egypt

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

Amid popular support from political parties, student and labour movements, campaign aims to “redirect political struggle to Palestinian cause”

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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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Egypt, CMI sign MoU

  /  April 18, 2015  /  Business  /  No Comments

Signingis Egypt’s third extension of agreement, prolonging cooperation period from 2015 to 2018

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1948 Palestinian refugee descendants cannot afford residence permit renewal

  /  April 7, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Nearly 5,000 Palestinians live in poverty in Sharqeya governorate

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Palestine officially joins ICC

  /  April 1, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Palestine “deserves international support” for its move to the ICC in the face of opposition, say HRW

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Al-Sisi, Ban Ki-moon discuss Israel and Libya

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

UN Secretary General praised Egypt’s political and economic success, encouraged Egyptian participation in coming conferences

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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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Egypt expects resumption of peace talks with new Israeli government

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

Egypt expects any newly formed Israeli government to engage directly in a political process that leads to the resumption of negotiations between the Palestinian and Israeli authorities, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Wednesday. The ministry added in a statement that read the rest…

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Netanyahu claims victory in Israeli general elections

  /  March 18, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Future Israeli governing coalition still unclear, Palestinian authorities pushing to bring Israel to ICC

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Rights group calls for end of refugees’ ‘arbitrary detention’

  /  March 16, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

73 Syrians and Palestinian-Syrians refugees have been held for over 100 days in detention despite Prosecution’s release order

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Al-Sisi discusses Palestinian cause at summit sidelines

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

Israel uninvited, despite president’s opinion praising relations with Netanyahu

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World shares votes for Egypt, US committed to achieving democracy: Kerry

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

US Secretary of State discusses terrorism, Palestine-Israel issues during Economic Summit which “brings business and peace investments together” 

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Saudi Arabia blocks Swedish FM from speech at Arab League in Cairo

  /  March 9, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Swedish government reports it as a response to criticism of Saudi’s rights record

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Shoukry reviews Arab conflict zones at Arab League meeting

  /  March 9, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Meeting was attended by Arab foreign ministers to discuss regional situation in preparation for Arab League Summit

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Arab Summit set for 28 March

  /  March 7, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Terrorism, Arab-Israeli conflict, and regional status are among 28 issues on agenda

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Hamas reacts to Egypt’s ‘farce’ terrorist ruling

  /  March 1, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Cairo court’s decision taints country’s reputation and confirms Israel as ally

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Egypt condemns burning of Jerusalem mosque, church

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

The attacks are believed to have been implemented by a group of Israeli settlers 

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Egypt condemns Israeli settlement activity

  /  February 10, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Palestine aims transferral of matter to ICC, say Palestinian media outlets

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Shoukry meets UN diplomat to discuss Palestinian issue

  /  February 2, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Robert Serry arrived in Cairo to discuss potential resumption of Palestinian-Israeli peace talks

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New West Bank settlements destroy Egypt’s efforts in peace talks: Foreign ministry

  /  February 1, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Israeli government announced new bids to build 450 settlements over the Green Line

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Rafah crossing to reopen for 3 days starting Tuesday

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

Students and humanitarian cases will cross in both directions

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Tunnel containing weapons, explosives discovered in Rafah

  /  January 18, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Tunnel was 1,200 metres long and extended beyond current buffer zone: Armed Forces

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Egypt continues to link extremism with Israeli-Palestinian conflict as it bids for UNSC seat

  /  January 17, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Recent statements by officials suggest that Egypt’s hopes for security role is based on linking international extremism with neighbouring conflict

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Egyptian and Palestinian presidents discuss extremism

  /  January 14, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The meeting comes after Paris march earlier this week denouncing terrorism

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Al-Sisi to meet Abbas to discuss Israeli-Palestinian conflict

  /  January 14, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Talks will include Arab financial safety nets for Palestinians, says Fatah leader

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Al-Sisi discusses Israeli-Palestinian conflict with Tony Blair

  /  January 12, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

President also meets Jewish Congress president, a businessman and one of the biggest sponsors of Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu

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Egypt continues to push for UN Security Council membership in international meetings

  /  January 10, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt reaffirms desire to be key regional security player at international conference as it seeks support of African countries in its bid

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Palestine to join International Criminal Court: UN Chief

  /  January 7, 2015  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Despite failure to achieve nation status at UN Security Council late December, Palestine to be accepted onto UN war-crimes court, while official speaks of possible Israeli retributions

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Palestinian Authority to pursue statehood bid, despite setbacks

  /  January 5, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

“We didn’t fail; the UN Security Council failed us,” says Mahmoud Abbas

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Egypt reiterates support for Palestinian’s statehood aspirations

  /  January 4, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Palestinian Authority appeals to ICC following rejection of statehood bid

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