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U.S. invested $243M to expand Central Cairo Water System to serve 5M people

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 01:44 GMT

“We have invested more than $3.5 billion to help bring clean water and sanitation services to over 25 million Egyptians,” U.S. Ambassador to Egypt Jonathan R. Cohen added.

Egyptian-American relations witness significant development during rule of President Sisi

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 03:03 GMT

Washington welcomed Egypt's efforts to adopt a package of important economic reforms with support from the International Monetary Fund.

Biden: "We're going to win this race with a clear majority, with the nation behind us"

Sat, 07 Nov 2020 - 09:32 GMT

"We don't have a final declaration of victory yet, but the numbers tell us it's clear," Biden said from Wilmington, Delaware Friday night.

Trump calls on his supporters to celebrate presidential election win

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 11:05 GMT

The US president said he was preparing to declare victory earlier in the evening.

Egypt’s glass exports to US surges 112% in eight months

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 01:16 GMT

The council stated that exports of glass and manufactures to the United States during (January-August) amounted to about $34.5 million, compared to $16.3 million during the same period of 2019.

US to remove Sudan from state terrorism sponsors list after payment to victims: Trump

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 10:02 GMT

US President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States would remove Sudan from its list of state sponsors of terrorism after the country’s new government pays millions to American victims.

Clinton's leaks reveal cooperation with Tawakkol Karman...she visited days before the Yemeni revolution

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 02:13 GMT

Shortly before the start of the revolution,Clinton met Karman, her organization, and Journalists without Restrictions, which receives US government funding.

Clinton emails: Egypt worked to contain the turmoil in Libya to avoid regional instability

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 - 09:26 GMT

Dated back to April 8, 2011, an e-mail sent to Hillary and titled “UK game playing; new rebel strategists; Egypt moves in. Sid,” said that Cairo was interested to contain any turmoil in Libya that could affect Egypt.

In pics: US amb., USAID acting administrator visit Old Cairo’s churches

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 02:49 GMT

The US ambassador to Cairo, Jonathan Cohen visited the churches of Old Cairo, accompanied by U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Acting Administrator John Barsa.

Pence tests negative for virus and will debate with Harris next week

Sat, 03 Oct 2020 - 11:39 GMT

Pence, the first in line to occupy the Oval Office if President Trump becomes too ill to carry out his duties, tested negative for the coronavirus.

Trump tweets for the first time since revealing Covid-19 diagnosis

Sat, 03 Oct 2020 - 11:37 GMT

"I want to thank everybody for the tremendous support," Trump said in a video posted on his official Twitter account. "I think I'm doing very well but we're going to make sure things work out."

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.

COVID-19: US records over 50,000 new cases in 24 hours

Sat, 05 Sep 2020 - 09:46 GMT

That raises the national total to at least 6,200,518 cases and 187,755 deaths.

US halts some aid to Ethiopia over GERD dispute: American official

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 10:27 GMT

The spokesperson revealed in special remarks to the Associated Press that the US suspension reflected the American concern about Ethiopia’s unilateral decision of filling the dam reservoir before reaching a final agreement with Egypt and Sudan.

Trade min.: We’re keen to increase Egyptian exports to US market

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 02:59 GMT

Gamea added that she directed all bodies concerned at the ministry to open channels of communication with the exporting companies to remove obstacles that face them.

US records more than 46,000 new coronavirus infections in 24 hours

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 09:42 GMT

There were 976 new coronavirus-related deaths recorded, according to Johns Hopkins, with the US death toll now 181,800 overall.

Libyan-US agree on need for de-escalation and reopening of oil, resumption of political track

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 12:52 GMT

Correa and Ambassador Norland emphasized the need for a Libyan-led process to reclaim the country’s sovereignty and eject foreign forces.

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.

Egypt’s Foriegn Minister discusses mutual relations, regional efforts with US Secretary and stresses 'Cairo Declaration' as ultimate solution for Libyan crisis

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed mutual relations between Egyptian and the United States as well as means to boost them with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a phone call on Thursday.

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.

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