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16 people sentenced to 25-7 yrs in prison in retrial of US embassy riots

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 03:41 GMT

The court handed down a life imprisonment sentence to a defendant, 15 years in prison to14 others, and 7 years to a defendant. The court also acquitted a co-defendant.

US Embassy launches conservation project at Jewish Bassatine Cemetery

Thu, 23 Jan 2020 - 02:32 GMT

Bassatine Cemetery in Cairo is one of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in the world.

720 Egyptian Youth graduates from U.S. Embassy's Microscholarship program

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 10:30 GMT

The graduation ceremony at the Cairo Opera House gathered graduates from across Egypt to meet and network with students from different regions of Egypt.

Keyser,Blakley on how to turn the Arab television to a global one

Fri, 06 Dec 2019 - 01:30 GMT

US embassy in Egypt cooperated with CIFF in this important cinematic program, inviting a number of prominent American filmmakers and TV experts to enrich Cairo Industry Days.

Ashry, Shenawy to spend 1 week in LA presented by US embassy, Film Independent

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 - 03:25 GMT

Various projects by directors and producers from the Arab world competed in CineGouna Platform, seeking creative and financial support.

U.S. Charge d’Affaires highlights U.S. Support for Egypt during Trip to Minya

Mon, 11 Mar 2019 - 09:36 GMT

U.S. Charge d’Affaires Thomas Goldberger visited Upper Egypt's city of Minya, celebrating the Fulbright Commission's 70th year in Egypt, during which he emphasized the U.S. support to Egypt.

U.S. Embassy Cairo supports Maker Faire Innovation for fifth year

Thu, 28 Feb 2019 - 01:29 GMT

The Faire, which will see ten panel discussions and four performances, will show-off key innovative makers from Egypt and the MENA region.

U.S. Embassy Brings American 'Writers’ Room' to Egypt

Sun, 03 Feb 2019 - 01:09 GMT

The U.S. Embassy conducted a week-long series of workshops for television scriptwriters in collaboration with the Middle East Media Initiative (MEMI).

Egypt denies Brazil informed reversing embassy move to Jerusalem

Thu, 24 Jan 2019 - 02:34 GMT

Egypt has worked on pressuring the states that have announced their plans earlier to move their embassies from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Explosion heard near US embassy in Baghdad's Green Zone

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 - 12:47 GMT

The US embassy in Baghdad announced a state of alert after an explosion was heard in Baghdad’s Green Zone on Thursday.

EDEX reveals Egypt’s value in the region, U.S charge d’Affaires

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 - 05:41 GMT

The US mission to Egypt was keen to participate in the first International Defense Egypt Expo (EDEX) on Monday.

Global Media Makers highlights ‘inspiring’ Egyptian film projects

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 10:40 GMT

A total of 12 Egyptian filmmakers have enrolled in the US cultural exchange program Global Media Makers.

US embassy, INJAZ open door for Startup Egypt’s 2019 applications

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 - 10:07 GMT

The U.S. Embassy in Cairo and INJAZ Egypt announced this week the launch of Startup Egypt, one of the largest entrepreneurship pipelines in the country.

Design for social impact gathers professionals to make a change

Sat, 03 Nov 2018 - 01:20 GMT

A design workshop at a co-working space in Maadi, Cairo, brought 15 participants of different backgrounds and professions at one table, helping each other with varied projects.

Ministry of Antiquities takes advanced steps to protect heritage

Wed, 26 Sep 2018 - 12:45 GMT

The US Embassy in Cairo concludes the week-long "Heritage Protection" workshop that was held in partnership with the Ministry of Antiquities on how to protect cultural property.

Police thwart attempted attack in downtown Cairo

Tue, 04 Sep 2018 - 01:50 GMT

Egyptian security forces detained on Tuesday a 24-year man after he was seen carrying a burning backpack, in which a plastic bottle filled with inflammable materials near Simón Bolívar square in downtown Cairo.

Court of Appeals to set retrial date of U.S. Embassy attackers

Fri, 27 Jul 2018 - 10:02 GMT

The Court of Cassation referred on Thursday the case known in the media as "the the Second attack on the U.S. Embassy" to Cairo Court of Appeals to set a date for the trial of the accused.

Saudi FM: US embassy relocation shows bias against rights of Palestinians

Thu, 17 May 2018 - 05:08 GMT

The transfer of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem shows a clear bias against the rights of the Palestinian people, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al Jubeir said on Thursday

Egypt dispatches humanitarian aid to Gaza, receives the injured

Mon, 14 May 2018 - 05:56 GMT

Egypt dispatched humanitarian aid, relief and medical supplies to Gaza while keeping the Rafah crossing open for individuals and those injured in Israeli attacks.

Arab states condemn massacre of Palestinians after US embassy move

Mon, 14 May 2018 - 05:37 GMT

Moroccan King Mohammed VI expressed his great concern over the opening of the US Embassy in Al Quds (East Jerusalem).