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Egypt's Embassy in Washington organizes webinar over Ethiopian dam

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 10:03 GMT

The embassy highlighted Egypt's efforts to reach a fair agreement on GERD, Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Ahmed Hafez tweeted.

US concerned over Turkey-backed fighters in Syria, human rights abuses

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 07:33 GMT

The US State Department has expressed concern over reports that Turkey-backed fighters have committed human rights abuses in northeast Syria, according to a new inspector general's report.

US urges Turkey to halt operations in East Med, Greece prepared to defend sovereignty

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 01:19 GMT

A spokesperson issued a statement saying that the “United States is aware that Turkey has issued a NAVTEX for research in disputed waters in the Eastern Mediterranean.

Declaration of Principles on Renaissance Dam is 'exclusive agreement' binding Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan together: intl. law expert

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 08:50 GMT

Each state must respect the sanctity of international treaties affirmed in Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties signed in 1969, the professor of general international law stipulates.

6th exceptional flight to Washington brings home 340 stuck Egyptians

Mon, 18 May 2020 - 09:10 GMT

EgyptAir and Air Cairo will operate two flights each on Monday to bring back Egyptians stranded in KSA's Jeddah and Riyadh.

Marsa Alam airport receives flight from Washington carrying 226 stranded Egyptians

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 08:57 GMT

The passengers will be quarantined for 14 days under the coronavirus preventive measures.

Marsa Alam airport receives 298 stranded Egyptians from Washington

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 09:41 GMT

A health ministry's team carried out coronavirus tests for all passengers and crew members and sent samples to laboratories to see if they are free of the virus.

OPINION: Contemplations on Washington Grand Renaissance Dam talks: Cooperation versus Antagonism

Thu, 07 May 2020 - 09:32 GMT

In order to achieve the scope and main objective, the two main principles, “Cooperative, and Adaptive”, were agreed upon.

Evacuation flight brings back 339 Egyptians stranded in US

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 10:24 GMT

This is the third exceptional flight to arrive from Washington, DC, a source at the airport said. The first two flights arrived in April.

Trump Adviser Sorial proud of Egyptian medical support to US

Wed, 29 Apr 2020 - 08:36 GMT

Sorial further added that Egypt's contribution towards the American people is a wise and smart move by the Egyptian political administration.

Threat from Iran to U.S. forces in Iraq remains 'significant' -senior U.S. diplomat

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 05:51 GMT

Schenker, who in March said Washington was "enormously disappointed" by Iraq's performance in protecting U.S.-led coalition forces, repeated Washington's concerns.

2nd EgyptAir flight carrying stranded Egyptians in Washington arrives in Marsa Alam

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 02:52 GMT

The second EgyptAir flight carried around 250 stranded Egyptians, including 49 students aged between 15 and 17.

Stranded Egyptians in Washington to arrive in Marsa Alam Sunday

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 05:03 GMT

The flight suspension decision is inactive until April 15, as part of the country’s plan to combat the spread of Coronavirus.

Disney delays Marvel's 'Black Widow' debut due to coronavirus

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:47 GMT

Earlier, Disney had pulled the release of the live action version of it animated epic adventure “Mulan” and two other films amid the global coronavirus outbreak.

New coronavirus can survive on some surfaces for days: study

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:35 GMT

Scientists found that the virus that causes the COVID-19 disease had similar levels of viability outside the body to its predecessor that caused SARS.

Trump picks Mark Meadows to be new White House chief of staff

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 12:49 GMT

US President Donald Trump announced Friday that he has selected Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) as his next White House chief of staff, The Washington Post reported Saturday.

Egypt slams Ethiopia for Renaissance dam remarks

Sun, 01 Mar 2020 - 05:35 GMT

Egypt says that violations of the international laws and the Declaration of Principles are impermissible under Ethiopia’s ownership of the dam.

Egypt rejects Ethiopia's "unjustified" absence from GERD talks

Sat, 29 Feb 2020 - 03:14 GMT

The ministry deprecated Ethiopia’s unjustified absence from the meeting, especially during such a decisive state of negotiation.

2.5 million families benefit from Takaful and Karama program: Min.

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 01:08 GMT

Along with ensuring vulnerable families receive basic nutrition, the goal is to build the human capital of the next generation and give them a path out of poverty.

Egypt’s FM expects ‘final and fair’ deal on GERD

Sat, 15 Feb 2020 - 10:04 GMT

Following the final round of the meetings between the countries and the US and the WB representatives in Washington D.C.on February 12-13, 2020, the participants issued a communique saying that the negotiations achieved a concrete development and a final

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