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European Commission president says will visit Egypt next week

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 12:35 GMT

President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen said that she will be in Egypt next week to discuss with President Abdel Fattah al Sisi to discuss the global food crises caused by the Ukrainian-Russian conflict.

FIFA transfer reforms gain additional support

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 02:18 GMT

Other entities supporting FIFA’s ongoing efforts in relation to the transfer system reform have been the G20 Anti-Corruption Working Group and UNODC.

Egypt's party youths reject European Parliament's 'superior tone, lack of parliamentary experience'

Sat, 19 Dec 2020 - 12:55 GMT

The Coordination of Parties Youth and Politicians (CPYP) received the Friday European Union resolution on human rights in Egypt with indignation and expresses strong reservations on the false information that lacks context, and thus fails to reflect the reality in Egypt.

Egypt's House slams European Parliament resolution on human rights, says its 'politicized and unbalanced'

Fri, 18 Dec 2020 - 07:01 GMT

Egypt's House of Representatives refused in a statement, Friday the European Parliament’s resolution on the human rights situation in Egypt.

House speaker slams European Parl't statement on detained citizen

Sun, 16 Feb 2020 - 09:09 GMT

Abdel Aal regarded these statements as unacceptable interference in Egyptian domestic affairs.

6 countries start voting in European parliament elections

Sun, 26 May 2019 - 09:35 GMT

The new EU Parliament is set to convene for the first time in Strasbourg, France, on July 2, 2019.

Austrian government revamp looms over video of far-right leader

Sat, 18 May 2019 - 10:46 GMT

Austria’s chancellor is ruling out working with his far-right deputy, a coalition source said on Saturday.

House condemns European Parliament's report on human rights situation in Egypt

Sun, 23 Dec 2018 - 08:59 GMT

The House of Representatives strongly condemned a report the European Parliament issued on December 13.

Hungary's Orban denounces 'blackmail' over EU censure move

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 12:00 GMT

Prime Minister Viktor Orban vowed Tuesday that Hungary would resist any attempt to "blackmail" it into softening its anti-migrant stance.

European Parliament rejects controversial EU copyright law backed by France

Thu, 05 Jul 2018 - 01:51 GMT

"Today's vote represents a victory for democracy," said Siada El Ramly, head of EDiMA, a lobby representing Google, Facebook and other US tech giants.

House speaker discusses with European lawmakers means to boost cooperation

Thu, 21 Jun 2018 - 02:37 GMT

Speaker of the House of Representatives Ali Abdel Al discussed on Thursday with members of the European Parliament's Foreign Relations Committee means of boosting cooperation.

Europe accused of failing migrants in Libya as human traffickers thrive

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 11:30 GMT

Rising populism across Europe is fuelling human trafficking in Libya where a growing number of migrants are being trapped in detention and sold into slavery.

We have not done enough to prevent misuse: Facebook's Zuckerberg

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 05:45 GMT

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg apologised to EU lawmakers on Tuesday and said the company had not done enough to prevent misuse of the social network.

Parliament to submit report on violations against Egyptian expats to OHCHR

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 03:03 GMT

The Human Rights Committee will prepare a report, including all the violations against Egyptian expatriates to submit it to the High Commissioner for Human Rights.

Turkey raps European Parliament over call to halt Afrin offensive in Syria

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 - 04:05 GMT

Turkey slammed a motion approved by the European Parliament on Thursday that calls for a halt to Ankara's military offensive in northern Syria's Afrin region.

Egypt's House refutes European Parliament's decision on death penalty

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 07:05 GMT

The House of Representatives on Saturday refuted a decision taken by the European Parliament on death penalty in Egypt.

Egypt's House of Reps contests EU Parliament’s statement on death penalty

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - 03:25 GMT

Egypt’s House of Representatives responds to the European Parliament’s latest statement requiring the end of the death penalty

European parliament: Human rights in Egypt furthering

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 - 02:08 GMT

Radwan spoke about the Egyptian Parliament’s delegation’s visit to the European Parliament and what it entailed of discussions.

Egyptian MPs in Strasbourg declare rejecting Trump’s decision

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 - 09:35 GMT

Egyptian Parliamentary delegation, led by MP Tareq Radwan, held a meeting on Monday at the official seat of the European Parliament.

Egyptian, EU parliaments discuss religious coexistence

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 04:49 GMT

Egypt has been characterized by its religious and cultural diversity and by the respect spread among religions.

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