Foreign Ministry condemns organization of Senate session on Egypt

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry condemned the U.S. Senate session on Egypt, saying on Thursday the manner in which it was organized was “blatantly” different from the norm followed for many years in such meetings, leading to “bias and a deliberate negative asses

The Armenian Genocide: 102 years of denial

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017

Can one imagine the horror children, women and old men and women faced crossing the Syrian Desert during WWI? Out of 2 million Armenians, only half a million survived and moved in marches to the Syrian Desert. Rape, murder, robbery, and deprivation of foo

Exclusive: Trump says 'major, major' conflict with North Korea possible, but seeks diplomacy

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday a major conflict with North Korea

Opinion: Dear Pope: Hatnawarna

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

Moataz Abdel Fattah writes a message for Pope Francis in the eve of his visit to Egypt

Controversy raises over the newly approved judicial authority law

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

The crisis between Egypt’s judges and its House of Representatives has deepened after the latter passed the judicial authority law

A brief look at the recent history of Egypt-Vatican relations

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

Over the past several decades the relationship between Egypt and the Vatican has experienced numerous transformations. On May 10, 1973, the late Pope Shenouda III signed a historic Christological declaration alongside Pope Paul VI in the Vatican, after ye

Natural reserves are not public bathrooms’’ says MP as riposte to Environment Minister’s statements

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

A proposal by Egypt’s Minister of Environment to allow development on part of the country’s nature reserves has drawn fire from parliamentarian Farag Amer

Parliament shoots down gov’t draft limiting judicial supervision of elections

Wed, Apr. 26, 2017

The Egyptian parliament has rejected a draft by the government to amend a law regarding judicial oversight of elections. Earlier in April, the parliament referred Article 34 of the National Electoral Law to the Legislative Committee for deliberation after