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'The more acute a crisis is, the more discrimination increases', UN Women official

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 05:00 GMT

Regional Director for the Arab States at UN Women Susanne Mikhaïl said Tuesday in 2nd edition of Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

Security of France starts in Egypt: French Ambassador to Cairo

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 01:07 GMT

The French Ambassador to Egypt Stéphane Romatet hailed deep relations between both countries in different domains, including regional and international issues of common interest like the situation in Libya.

Egypt's 1st locally-built Gowind 2500 stealth corvette delivered

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 12:01 GMT

"Port Said" was launched in September 2018 to be the second Gowind corvette owned by Egypt.

Egypt's President Sisi holds meeting with Chief of General Intelligence

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 04:11 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held a meeting on Wednesday with Chief of General Intelligence Abbas Kamel.

Egypt signs final statement of 41st Gulf Cooperation Council Summit

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 01:58 GMT

Minister Sameh Shokry attended the summit held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town on January 5, 2021.

Kuwait Emir expresses appreciation for Egyptian role in backing regional security in GCC summit

Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 01:17 GMT

That was in his speech at the 41st Summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) held in Saudi Arabia's Al Ola town.

Egypt tightens security amid absence of New Year’s Eve celebrations

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 12:26 GMT

The Ministry of Interior affirmed to implement anti-coronavirus decisions taken by the government, especially for the opening and closure times of cafes, shops, restaurants amid the absence of any public celebration of New Year’s Eve.

Egyptian Public Prosecutor says no base 'now' for filing criminal case on Julio Regeni murder

Wed, 30 Dec 2020 - 02:35 GMT

The Public Prosecutor instructed investigation entities to carry on their work to identify the culprit(s), and dropped the charges against four officers and a policeman affiliated to the National Security Agency.

Six high-risk offenders killed, 40 others arrested in Egypt over a week: MoI

Sat, 26 Dec 2020 - 04:32 GMT

The security forces also seized 941 firearms, including automatic rifles, the statement added, noting that corruption crimes with more than EGP 2.8 billion were uncovered.

Egypt’s security forces thwart 90 terrorist attacks in 2020

Fri, 25 Dec 2020 - 03:04 GMT

A total of 120 terrorists were shot dead in shoot-outs with security forces in 2020, mostly in North Sinai.

Search for abducted Egyptian crew of ship hijacked off Nigerian coasts underway: foreign ministry

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 12:59 GMT

Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister for Expats Affairs Amr Abbas told press Monday that the follow-up with Nigerian authorities is still underway.

Sisi to French Defense Minister: Egypt keen to strengthen military and security relations

Mon, 07 Dec 2020 - 10:27 GMT

President Sisi received an official reception ceremony, and the national anthems of the two countries were played.

Egyptian Armed Forces carries out research on cooperation with Nile Basin countries

Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 11:12 GMT

The project was carried out by top strategic experts and researchers in the field of national security.

Egypt supports efforts aimed at bolstering peace, security in Horn of Africa: FM

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 09:53 GMT

The comments came in a meeting with an Eritrean delegation paid an official visit to Cairo in light of the ongoing coordination between the two countries.

Egypt's military production ministry, Polish companies aim for expanding cooperation

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 01:02 GMT

State Minister for Military Production Mohamed Ahmed Morsi met on Tuesday with the Polish ambassador to Cairo.

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior declares state of readiness ahead of 2nd phase of 2020 House election

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 11:57 GMT

The ministry also framed a plan to facilitate traffic services for the eligible voters' access to the electoral stations.

Egypt’s military forces in full readiness to secure 2020 House election

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 01:11 GMT

Military forces took also the required precautions, deploying rapid intervention forces and elements of the thunderbolt, parachutes, and military police.

Five criminals killed in shoot-out in Egypt’s Delta

Fri, 16 Oct 2020 - 02:29 GMT

The felons were fugitives from justice for charges with deliberate murder, the attempt of murdering, robbery, possession of illegal weapons, the statement added.

Libyan Speaker, U.S. Ambassador congrue on ceasefire, disarmament of Sirte, Al Jufrah

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 03:43 GMT

There was congruence among Saleh and Norland to maintain the ceasefire that began in June.

U.S. sanctions Malta-based company affiliated to Libya's interim government

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 01:42 GMT

OFAC sanctioned on August 6 a "criminal network threatening the stability and security of Libya."

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