Video: French UNESCO candidate meets Khattab after 1st run-offFri, Oct. 13, 2017
Both Egypt’s and French candidates for UNESCO top post met after the first run-off Friday concluded in France reaching final round with the Qatari candidate.
Egypt announces support for French UNESCO candidate against QatarFri, Oct. 13, 2017
Egypt supports the French candidate in the final round of UNESCO voting due at 18:30 (Cairo local time) against the Qatari candidate.
Khattab garners 25 votes, leaves race after maintaining 3rd rankFri, Oct. 13, 2017
Egypt’s candidate Moushira Khattab running for UNESCO top post garnered 25 votes Friday in the run-off, leaving the race after maintaining third rank over the past four rounds.
Egypt files an official complaint to UNESCO over election’s violationsFri, Oct. 13, 2017
Egypt has submitted an official complaint to UNESCO’s director general Irina Bakova, requesting quick verification of several violations occurred during the ongoing elections.
Exclusive: Macron tries to divert Egypt's UNESCO votes to FranceFri, Oct. 13, 2017
It has been revealed to Egypt Today that the French President Emmanuel Macron has made phone calls with leaders of European countries to change their votes in favor of France
EXCLUSIVE: France correlates with Qatar against Egypt's candidate ahead of UNESCO's run-offThu, Oct. 12, 2017
Reliable sources unveiled some French endeavors to communicate with the Qatari delegation to coordinate before the 5th round of UNESCO’s director-general post.
BREAKING: Egyptian, French UNESCO candidates tie in fourth roundThu, Oct. 12, 2017
Egypt’s candidate for UNESCO’s director-general post, Moushira Khattab obtained 18 votes in the fourth round of the voting process