Mediterranean

Libyan Speaker, U.S. Ambassador congrue on ceasefire, disarmament of Sirte, Al Jufrah

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 03:43 GMT

There was congruence among Saleh and Norland to maintain the ceasefire that began in June.

U.S. sanctions Malta-based company affiliated to Libya's interim government

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 01:42 GMT

OFAC sanctioned on August 6 a "criminal network threatening the stability and security of Libya."

Egypt objects against Turkey’s seismic survey in Mediterranean

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 09:25 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement Saturday on which it voiced its objection against Turkey’s announcement of conducting a seismic survey in the Mediterranean sea from July 21st to August 2nd.

Egypt conducts joint military exercises with France in the Mediterranean

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 08:18 GMT

The Egyptian Military Spokesperson said Saturday that the Egyptian Navy executed joint military drills with the French navy in the Mediterranean sea.

Ministry reveals projects accomplished in Egypt's natural gas sector over 10 months

Sat, 23 May 2020 - 12:40 GMT

The Ministry of Petroleum released a report indicating the projects accomplished in the natural gas sector from July 2019 until April 2020.

Earthquake felt in Mediterranean Sea measuring 6.2 magnitude, no damages reported

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 03:12 GMT

Dr. Jad Al-Qadi, head of the National Institute of Astronomical Research, revealed that the earthquake data were as follows:

Egypt’s Mediterranean shores closed to curb COVID-19 spread

Sat, 28 Mar 2020 - 10:51 GMT

Damietta Governor Manal al-Awad also ordered the closure of the Lesan Area [a touristic destination in Ras al-Bar], saying the decision will come into force on Saturday.

Possible confrontation with Turkish vessel in Greek continental shelf: media

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 04:14 GMT

Greek frigate HS Nikiforos Fokas headed towards a Turkish research vessel in the Mediterranean, Greek media reported, after the vessel reportedly entered Greece’s continental shelf area.

Northern Military Region partakes in Qader 2020 drills

Sun, 12 Jan 2020 - 02:41 GMT

The Northern Military Region (NMR) has conducted a number of drills in Qader 2020 maneuver in cooperation with the Naval Force, the Special Forces, and the Border Guard.

Mediterranean states tell their experience with migration

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 06:11 GMT

Maltese, Lebanese, Greek, and Egyptian officials spoke in WYF 2019.

Turkey occupies 73% of Cyprus: presidential commissioner

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 05:40 GMT

The official stressed the importance of respecting the sovereignty of each state and international law regardless of the size of military power it possesses.

UfC Model held in WYF 2019 having climate change as theme

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 03:57 GMT

The “Union for the Mediterranean” Model was held on Sunday within the agenda of the WFY 2019, and was inaugurated by UfM Secretary General Nasser Kamel.

16 panel discussions to be held Dec. 15-16 in WYF 2019

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 - 05:11 GMT

The following are the details, the date and time of each panel discussion.

‘Youth Love Egypt’ takes part in COP21 - Napoli

Sun, 08 Dec 2019 - 12:57 GMT

The foundation’s chairman Ahmed Fathi met with Deputy Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme Joyce Msuya.

‘Development in Africa achieves mutual interests’: Sisi in G20 initiative

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 - 10:20 GMT

The Egyptian president and AU chair warned of the repercussions of global threats on Africa.

In pics: historical facts on Suez Canal in its 150th anniversary

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 - 01:29 GMT

Egypt celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Suez Canal, which was inaugurated on November 17, 1869 after 10 years of work.

Energean seeks to acquire Edison for $750 MM

Sat, 06 Jul 2019 - 03:08 GMT

The Mediterranean-focused oil and gas producer Energean has announced entering into a conditional sale and purchase agreement to acquire Edison Exploration & Production S.p.A. (“Edison E&P”) for US$750 million.

Seized Iranian tanker took detour, but avoided Egypt lest being caught

Fri, 05 Jul 2019 - 02:33 GMT

A recent report has revealed an Iranian tanker seized by British authorities on Thursday had taken a detour of thousands of miles around Africa.

UNHCR warns of dangers of illegal Mediterranean crossings

Sat, 11 May 2019 - 01:38 GMT

UNHCR Special Envoy for the Mediterranean Vincent Cochetel stressed that the drowning of 65 people off the coast of Tunisia recently is “a tragic and terrible reminder of the risks still faced by those who attempt to cross the Mediterranean”.

Dozens dead as migrant boat capsizes off Tunisia

Fri, 10 May 2019 - 02:31 GMT

Dozens of migrants are thought to have died after their boat capsized in the Mediterranean off the coast of Tunisia.

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