Egypt

Un Calls On Egypt To Release Arrested Anadolu Agency Reporters - Spokesman

UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The United Nations is concerned that Egypt has detained four Anadolu Agency journalists and urges Cairo to provide information about them and release them, UN spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said in a press briefing on...
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3 African Nations Reach Preliminary Deal In Nile Dam Dispute

WASHINGTON — Officials from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan say they have reached a preliminary agreement aimed at clearing the way for the filling and operation of a $5 billion dam project on the Nile River. The foreign ministers and water resources...
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Egypt Accuses Turkish News Agency Staff Of 'false News'

Egypt has accused four staff of Turkey's state news agency Anadolu whom it arrested of spreading "false news" and working with the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group.Police raided their Cairo office Tuesday and formally arrested them Wednesday at a...
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German Foreign Minister Maas Says Lna's Haftar Has Agreed To Libya Ceasefire

Berlin will host a UN-led conference on Libya on 19 January with the participation of Egypt, Russia, the United States, and Turkey, among other countries. The heads of the Government of National Accord (GNA) and the Libyan National Army (LNA) are...
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Despite Trump’s Urging, Egypt, Ethiopia Still Deadlocked On Nile Dam

The latest talks hosted by the U.S. Treasury produced some progress but failed to achieve a comprehensive agreement on the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).Egypt and Ethiopia are still deadlocked over the dam,...
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Video: Egyptian President Inaugurates Red Sea’s Largest Military Base

CAIRO (Sputnik) - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sisi inaugurated on Wednesday the largest military base ever built on the coast of the Red Sea amid tensions in the Middle East.
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Man Jailed After Taking Instagram Photo At Famous Landmark: 'was It Worth It?'

An Instagrammer with more than three million followers says he was arrested after capturing a rather risky photo op — a picture atop Egypt’s Great Pyramid of Giza.Read more...
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Turkish News Agency Says Staff Members Detained In Cairo

Turkey’s state-run news agency said Wednesday that Egyptian police raided its office in Cairo and detained four of its staff members.Anadolu Agency said it had no information on where its employees, including one Turkish citizen, were taken to...
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Libya's Gna Head Sarraj To Take Part In Berlin Conference - Adviser

CAIRO (Sputnik) - The head of Libya's Government of National Accord (GNA), Fayez Sarraj, will take part in the upcoming Berlin conference on Libyan crisis settlement, his media adviser said on Wednesday.
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Ankara Summons Egypt's Charge D'affaires Over Raid On Anadolu News Agency In Cairo - Reports

Earlier in the day, Turkish state Anadolu news agency reported that Egyptian police raided its office in Cairo on Tuesday evening and arrested four of its employees.
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He Thought His U.s. Passport And Letters To Trump Would Save Him From Dying In An Egyptian Prison....

The death of Mustafa Kassem raises questions about U.S. influence and the fate of other Americans jailed in Egypt.

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U.s. Citizen Dies In Egyptian Custody After 6 Years In Prison

Mustafa Kassem, an American citizen detained in Cairo in August 2013 while visiting family in Egypt, died Monday after more than six years in Egyptian custody, according to the two groups representing his case, Pretrial Rights International and The...
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Sarraj Says Ready To Resume Fighting In Libya, Yet Calls For Resolution Of Conflict Through Dialogue

CAIRO (Sputnik) - A day after the ceasefire announcement in Libya, Prime Minister of the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) Fayez Sarraj said that he was ready to resume military activities if "the aggressor" breached the truce, but at the...
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Egypt Blames Ethiopia For Latest Failure Of Nile Dam Talks

Egypt is blaming Ethiopia for the failure of the latest round of talks on the construction of a controversial Nile dam, a critical issue for Cairo as it seeks to protect its main source of freshwater for its large and growing population.      The...
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China-egypt Strategic Partnership Is Pragmatic And Highly Effective

Egypt backed China's initiative to enhance cooperation and take the comprehensive strategic partnership to a higher level, expressing hope to be Beijing’s key partner in promoting the Belt and Road initiative as Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi...
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Egypt: Muslims Set Christian Houses On Fire Because The Christians Wanted To Pray Together In Days...

You will likely not hear about this anywhere but here. But just imagine if the roles were reversed (which never happens; nor should it). Then it would be screaming international news. “Coptic Houses Set on Fire,” International Christian...
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Haftar's Lybian National Army Declares Full Control Over City Of Sirte

CAIRO (Sputnik) - The Libyan National Army (LNA), led by Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar, took full control of the country's largest city of Sirte, LNA spokesman Ahmed Mismari said on Monday.
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Shell (rds.a) Secures New Concession Deal For Egypt's Red Sea

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Iraqi Government Working On Steps To Expel Foreign Troops – Prime Minister

CAIRO (Sputnik) – The Iraqi government has begun working on steps to implement the parliament’s decision on the expulsion of foreign forces from the country, the press service of Prime Minister Adil Abdul Mahdi said in a statement, as regional...
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Chanting ‘death To America, Israel,’ Thousands Join Soleimani Funeral Procession In Baghdad -...

CAIRO (Sputnik) - Thousands have gathered in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad ahead of the funeral ceremony for Iran’s military commander Qasem Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy head of the Iraqi Shiite militia Popular Mobilization...
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