SCC adjourns until Oct. 14 session on maritime demarcation deal

Sun, 30 Jul 2017 - 05:54 GMT

The Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) has adjourned until October 14 a session to probe two contradictory rulings about a maritime demarcation agreement between Egypt and Saudi Arabia.

Parliament to discipline 25-30 Alliance MP Ahmed Tantawi

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 - 02:12 GMT

MP Ahmed Tantawy faces charges of violating parliament’s internal regulations during parliament’s discussion sessions on the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir.

Sisi ratifies border demarcation agreement with Saudi Arabia

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 - 03:49 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has just ratified a border demarcation agreement with Saudi Arabia.

Constitutional court halts verdicts on Tiran & Sanafir transfer

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 - 10:24 GMT

Cairo’s top Constitutional Court has issued a ruling to temporarily halt all verdicts on the transfer of the two Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia.

Opinion: 30 reasons why Tiran and Sanafir Are Saudi

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 - 11:55 GMT

Law expert Ragaie Attia gives in 30 reasons why Egypt handed over Tiran and Sanafir Islands to Saudi Arabia

1982 NY Times article proves Tiran and Sanafir Saudi Arabian

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 - 09:04 GMT

In light of the current debate about the historic ownership of Tiran and Sanafir Islands, which was settled on Wednesday by the Egyptian Parliament

Lawsuits to suspend Tiran, Sanafir talks in Parliament postponed

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 - 12:31 GMT

The Administrative Court decided Tuesday to postpone 11 lawsuits demanding the suspension of the Cabinet’s decision to refer the maritime border demarcation decree to Parliament.

Maps of Tiran, Sanafir on social media are fake: Parliament

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 - 11:29 GMT

Most of the maps pertaining to the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir circulated in Social media are not real.

Ancient maps confirm Saudi sovereignty over islands

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 - 08:49 GMT

Three-minute video presents a series of old maps documenting Tiran and Sanafir islands as falling under Saudi Arabian sovereignty.

MP’s coalition denounces criticism of Tiran-Sanafir deal

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 - 08:15 GMT

The Egypt Support Coalition denounced recent attempts by parliamentarians to mobilize against the Egyptian-Saudi maritime demarcation deal.

Parliament initiates discussion of Tiran, Sanafir deal Sunday

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 - 08:40 GMT

The Parliament will discuss the controversial maritime demarcation deal between Egypt and Saudi Arabia on Sunday.

Exclusive: Taba handover deal proves that Tiran and Sanafir are Saudi

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 - 11:02 GMT

With the status of Tiran and Sanafir islands currently being debated in parliament, Egypt Today revisits documents from the Library of Congress that trace back sovereignty of the contested islands to Saudi Arabia.

Experts confirm Tiran and Sanafir are Saudi territory

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 12:44 GMT

Experts affirm the validity of a new study on Saudi Arabia’s sovereignty over the Tiran and Sanafir islands.

Appeal on Tiran, Sanafir agreement adjourned till June 18

Sun, 04 Jun 2017 - 06:06 GMT

The appeal on the validity of the Tiran and Sanafir agreement whereby Egypt hands the two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia has been adjourned to June 18.

Parliament discussion on Tiran, Sanafir issue delayed

Wed, 24 May 2017 - 04:04 GMT

The parliament has priority issues to discuss for the time being, which do not include controversial issue of Tiran and Sanafir islands.

Khaled Ali refered to trial over ‘shameless, disgraceful act’

Wed, 24 May 2017 - 03:41 GMT

Dokki prosecution referred wesdenday lawyer khaled Ali to trail at the Dokki Misdemeanor Court over charges of committing a “shameless and disgraceful act.”

Top 4 messages of Bin Salman’s interview with Saudi TV

Wed, 03 May 2017 - 02:08 GMT

Deputy Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud, refuted any claims of dispute with Egypt regarding the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir

Parliament sessions on Tiran, Sanafir to be broadcast live

Wed, 03 May 2017 - 11:24 GMT

The Parliament’s sessions on the maritime demarcation accord with Saudi Arabia will be broadcast live on TV.

Tiran, Sanafir have always been Saudi: Bin Salman

Wed, 03 May 2017 - 12:10 GMT

The deputy crown prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud, refuted any claims of dispute with Egypt in regard with Tiran and Sanafir islands in the Red sea.

Egypt’s parliament to broadcast Tiran and Sanafir discussions

Sun, 16 Apr 2017 - 05:59 GMT

Egyptian parliament to “uncover the whole truth before the public opinion."