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Arab Parliament condemns European Parliament's statement on Egypt

Thu, 05 Oct 2023 - 11:32 GMT

The Arab Parliament has strongly condemned the European Parliament's statement on the Egyptian presidential elections, expressing its complete rejection of all forms of interference by the European Parliament in the internal affairs of Arab countries.

Egyptian politicians, parties slam European Parliament statements

Thu, 05 Oct 2023 - 11:23 GMT

Egyptian politicians and parties have strongly slammed the recent European Parliament statement regarding the human rights statues in Egypt ahead of the awaiting presidential election, saying that ‘this kind of statements considered to be “misleading”, aside that it is ‘straight interference in Egypt’s internal affairs.

Egypt's NCW chair displays figures on FGM, women in top positions in meeting with EU parliamentarian

Tue, 11 Jul 2023 - 03:05 GMT

Chairperson of the National Council for Women (NCW) Maya Morsi displayed Monday in a meeting with Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs at the European Parliament David McAllister.

Egypt’s FM meets US, EU officials on Saturday

Fri, 24 Feb 2023 - 11:52 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will receive Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Barbara A. Leaf, and National Security Council coordinator for the Middle East and North Africa Brett McGurk at the headquarters of the Ministry downtown Cairo, on Saturday.

Egyptian Senate expresses 'discontent' with European Parliament's resolution on human rights

Sun, 27 Nov 2022 - 02:38 GMT

Speaker of the Egyptian Senate Abdel Wahab Abdel Razek issued a statement Sunday in response to a resolution issued by the European Parliament on human rights on November 24.

Egypt slams European parliament report on human rights situation

Fri, 25 Nov 2022 - 07:25 GMT

The Egyptian Parliament expressed its complete rejection to the European Parliament decision issued on 11/24/2022 regarding the human rights situation in Egypt.

National Museum of Egyptian Civilization receives delegation from German Friedrich Ebert Foundation

Wed, 05 Oct 2022 - 11:39 GMT

The German delegation was accompanied by Presidential Advisor for Engineering Projects Hany Helmy Azer.

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.