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Egypt’s national election authority to announce candidacy for the Senate on Saturday

Fri, 03 Jul 2020 - 10:56 GMT

A Senate candidate, according to the bill, should be of Egyptian nationality and should have performed the military service and enjoy full political and civil rights and have a university degree.

Egyptian, Jordanian FMs probe Palestinian cause, GERD issue

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 11:01 GMT

In a phone call, they discussed the Israeli unilateral measures intended for annexing parts of the occupied Palestinian territories to consider coordinating cooperation on various regional developments

Belarus keen on boosting cooperation with Egypt in different domains: Belarus amb. to Egypt

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 10:33 GMT

The trade between both countries inched down from January until May because of COVID 19.

Egypt, Italy top prosecutors discuss developments of Regeni's murder case

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 10:16 GMT

Sawy stressed Egypt's keenness to discover the truth behind the murder of Regeni away from information disseminated by media about the case.

US envoy to Iran: Tehran is biggest sponsor of terrorism in world

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 10:30 GMT

He added that Iran will get modern weapons if the arms embargo on Tehran would not be renewed, according to Sky News Arabiya.

Saudi paper: All Arabs support Egypt in defending its national security

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 - 09:23 GMT

The daily newspaper said the Turkish regime insists to interfere in Libya by sending more mercenaries and supplying militants with arms.

UAE lauds Egypt's efforts to reach solution for Libyan crisis

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 12:17 GMT

This came in a phone call on Thursday with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell.

Sisi, Canadian PM discuss confronting COVID-19, terrorism, illegal immigration

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 08:07 GMT

During a phone call, Sisi and Trudeau reviewed ways of boosting bilateral relations in the economic and industrial fields in light of the Egyptian efforts to attract more foreign investments.

Arab Parliament convenes to discuss Arab developments

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 10:43 GMT

A number of important decisions will be adopted at today's session that aim at promoting Arab economic and social integration, it added.

Egypt's Parliament approves amendments to laws of political rights

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 02:47 GMT

About two-thirds of the members of Parliament approved the amendment, in exchange for the rejection of six members.

North Korean leader's sister emerges as policymaker in spat with South Korea

Wed, 10 Jun 2020 - 12:47 GMT

Believed to be in her early 30s, Kim Yo Jong is the only close relative of the North Korean leader to play a public role in politics.

Yemeni PM praises Egypt's vital role to preserve Arab security, peace

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 10:25 GMT

The Yemeni premier on Sunday made a phone call with his Egyptian counterpart Mustafa Madbouli and they reviewed the deeply rooted historic ties between both countries.

Egypt, Belgium assert importance of bolstering bilateral ties

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 - 05:20 GMT

The talks probed ways of enhancing bilateral ties at the political and economic levels, especially in the fields of trade, investment, agriculture, and maritime transport.

UN says committed to supporting Egypt to overcome COVID-19 challenges

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 - 04:56 GMT

The core of these priorities is represented in supporting national efforts to manage natural resources in Egypt, reduce environmental risks, boost the local economy and maintain a greener society.

Egypt to Hafter: Cairo will not allow any threat to its western borders

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 06:52 GMT

Libyan National Army (LNA) commander Field Marshal Khalifa Hifter demanded Egypt's international support to stop the Turkish intervention in Libya.

Biden Wins Maryland, New Mexico, inches closer toward delegate win

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 07:16 GMT

Biden’s wins in those states push him closer to meeting the 1,991 delegate threshold to be the Democratic nominee. He needs roughly 100 more delegates to cross that line.

Russian new envoy to Egypt arrives Cairo

Thu, 28 May 2020 - 01:35 GMT

Borisenko will succeed Serge Kirpichenko who died in a Cairo hospital in 2019 at the age of 68 after a sudden health crisis.

Egypt's FM discusses with French counterpart recent developments in Libya

Tue, 26 May 2020 - 01:48 GMT

They also discussed ways to fulfill the aspirations of the brotherly Libyan people, warning of external interference in Libya.

Libyan army launches series of raids on militia sites at Mitiga base

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 09:51 GMT

The Libyan national army launched a series of air strikes on the militia sites in Mitiga military base in Tripoli, Libyan sources said on Monday.

China's FM: We will work to implement G20 initiative on debt service suspension

Sun, 24 May 2020 - 12:29 GMT

Wang was responding to a question by MENA correspondent in Beijing about China's ways to support African states' efforts to counter the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

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