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AU’s education, science committee to convene Saturday in Cairo

Fri, Oct. 20, 2017

Egypt will host Saturday the 2nd meeting of the African Union’s Specialized Technical Committee on Education, Science and Technology with 54 African countries.

Makram heads to US for fundraising campaign for child hospital

Fri, Oct. 20, 2017

Immigration Min. Nabila Makram left headed to New York on several days' visit to the US where she will launch a fundraising campaign for Abu Al Resh Hospital.

1,172 civilians killed in Syria's Raqqa battle: SOHR

Fri, Oct. 20, 2017

SOHR said on Friday that the US-led coalition along with Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) killed about 1,172 Syrian civilians, including children and women in Raqqa.

Lebanon: Three Syrians arrested over Daesh-links

Fri, Oct. 20, 2017

Lebanese security bodies arrested three Syrian nationals over links to Daesh terrorist group.

Second phase of Brexit talks can start: EU council president

Fri, Oct. 20, 2017

27 EU leaders meeting in Brussels had agreed to let internal preparations for the second phase of Brexit talks with London, dealing with trade, Donald Tusk said.

US announces drone strikes against al Shabab movement

Fri, Oct. 20, 2017

The US military conducted a drone strike against the Somali al Shabab movement after Mogadishu terror attack, that left 700 people dead and wounded.

Cairo, Seoul probe means of fostering military cooperation

Fri, Oct. 20, 2017

Egypt ans South Korea discussed exchanging technological expertise in military field to introduce modern manufacture systems.

Egypt, US in talks to cement education cooperation

Fri, Oct. 20, 2017

Minister of Education Tareq Shawqi met with US Minister Counselor for Public Affairs at the US Embassy Heleln Lafave to discuss bolstering education cooperation.