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Egypt condemns Turkish aggression on northern Iraq

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 01:49 GMT

The Turkish attack represents an unacceptable violation of brotherly Iraq’s sovereignty and a new threat to regional security and stability, the statement added.

All you need to know about Cairo Citadel Aqueduct

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 02:12 GMT

It was established as aqueducts to carry water to the citadel more than 600 years ago during the reign of Sultan Al-Nasir Salah Al-Din Al-Ayyubi, the founder of the Ayyubid State in Egypt (from 1169 AD until 1193).

Dads in quarantine: An opportunity for change

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 06:55 GMT

Unable to leave home during the COVID-19 lockdown, Egyptian families have been spending more time than ever inside, and together.

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.

Egypt, Greece’s FMs meet in Cairo

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 09:29 GMT

Both ministers will hold a press conference afternoon,.

Egyptian Amb. to Lebanon follows up on Egyptian field hospital in Beriut amid aftermath of Tuesday's blast

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 10:41 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Beirut Yasser Elwy communicated on Wednesday with a number of Lebanese officials to follow up on the aftermath of the deadly explosion that ripped through the Beirut port on Tuesday.

Leasing of Cairo 3rd metro line to RATP Group postponed

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 09:35 GMT

The sources revealed that there is a disagreement on the financial return the French company will receive.

Churches in Cairo, Alexandria to re-open August 3: Pope Tawadros II

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 03:15 GMT

Late June, the Standing Committee of the Holy Synod of the Coptic Orthodox Church decided to postpone re-opening churches in Cairo and Alexandria for two weeks.

Libyan Parl't supports Egyptian intervention to stop Turkish aggression in Libya: Aref Al Nayed

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 01:51 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has also asserted that the Egyptian side is working on reaching a ceasefire in Libya.

Egypt's Endowments Minister says 'coward' terrorist operations only make Egyptians, army stronger

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 01:05 GMT

Egyptian Religious Endowments Minister Mohamed Mokhtar has commended efforts by the country’s Armed Forces in fighting terrorism and foiling a recent attack North Sinai.

INFOGRAPH: National Election Authority issues 11 regulations, mechanisms for Senate candidates

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 12:37 GMT

Gatherings, meetings and electoral conferences are banned due to COVID-19.

British Council in Egypt extends efforts to fight violence against women, defines forms of violence

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 10:37 GMT

An online discussion titled 'Violence against Women and the Role of The Media and Social Media' took place last week as part of the British Council’s society program ‘A Safe Campus Community for All’.

Egypt stresses neccessity of cease-fire, elimination of terrorist elements in Libya

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 10:08 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry stressed the necessity to achieve a ceasefire and a political solution to the Libyan crisis during phone calls on Wednesday with his French and German counterparts, Jean-Yves Le Drian and Heiko Maas.

EU calls on Turkey to stop violations of arms embargo on Libya

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 12:11 GMT

Borrell's statement came during a press conference held on Monday in Brussels after a meeting of foreign ministers from European Union member states.

Egypt, WB discuss project to manage air pollution in Greater Cairo

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 11:55 GMT

The meeting, which was held via video conference, was also attended by the ministers of international cooperation and environment.

Egypt spends LE 280B to improve living conditions in Cairo during 6 years: Sisi

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 01:14 GMT

Sisi said that building licenses will not be issued for some places in Cairo again, noting that the decision to stop the licenses was 20 year-late.

Pics: Fire breaks out at market in Cairo, destroys shops

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 12:03 GMT

A fire broke out at a market in Greater Cairo’s Helwan district known for giving space to street vendors and destroyed a number of shops.

Egyptian Cabinet issues milestone volume documenting gov't achievements over six years

Fri, 10 Jul 2020 - 12:05 GMT

Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli has clarified that the volume documents and records the most important and top presidential achievements that Egypt has witnessed during the past period in various sectors.

Egypt’s El-Sakakini Palace, another cultural gem to be reopened in 2020

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 04:35 GMT

Recently, the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities began the restoration of El-Sakakini Pasha Palace, in preparation for its opening in 2020.

ET WRAP-UP: All you need to know about sexual predator Ahmed Bassam Zaki's case

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 11:55 GMT

Zaki is accused of raping two girls, indecently assaulting another girl by force – one of them was under 18 years old –, threatening and blackmailing other women into sexual intercourse.

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