CAIRO (Sputnik) - A ceasefire between the Yemeni government forces and the Houthi movement in the port city of Al Hudaydah officially came into force at midnight on Tuesday, Arab media reported, citing UN sources.
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In 2017, I took up the mantle in support of Egypt’s Coptic Christian population.
Johannesburg (AFP) – Salitas FC of Burkina Faso won 2-0 away to Al Masry of Egypt Saturday in the biggest shock so far of 2018/2019 CAF Confederation Cup qualifying.
The Ouagadougou academy outfit are debuting in the second-tier African...
CAIRO (Sputnik) - A Tunisian "red vests" protest movement, whose creation was inspired by "yellow vests" demonstrations in France, has put forward its demands to the country's government, the Asharq Al-Awsat newspaper reported.
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London (AFP) – Liverpool and Egypt striker Mohamed Salah has capped a sparkling 2018 for club and country by winning the prestigious BBC African Footballer of the Year Award for the second time in a row.
“It’s a great feeling to...
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The video, posted online after the Danish couple arrived back home, gained tremendous popularity, but at the same time struck a raw nerve with both the authorities, who brought up its illegality, and common citizens, many of whom are faithful...
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In a 2012 interview with an Arabic-language television station, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg suggested that as Egypt prepared to write a new constitution, Egyptians look to more recently written constitutions than the United...
David Rubin, the former mayor of Shiloh, Israel, spoke with Tucker Carlson on Wednesday on the effectiveness of the border wall in Israel with Egypt.
On Tuesday Democrat leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer told President Trump that border walls...
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Rabat (AFP) – Morocco will not be a candidate to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after Cameroon was stripped of the tournament, the country’s sports minister Rachid Talbi Alami said on Wednesday, while Egypt expressed an interest in...
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The step was taken amid fears expressed by Egyptian authorities that opponents might use the yellow vests to copy French protests, as the state is reportedly facing the prospect of an uprising similar to the one which erupted back in 2011.
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Egypt has warned it will take legal action against Apple if the US tech giant fails to remove alleged "restrictions" on local distributors within 60 days.
One month before the anniversary of Arab Spring protests that toppled long-time president Hosni Mubarak in 2011, Egypt is taking steps to avoid a repeat.
Local authorities are restricting sales of yellow vests with distributors instructed to only...
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London (AFP) – Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says he was not worried for “one second” about Mohamed Salah’s form this season after his relatively sluggish start.
The Egypt forward made it 10 Premier League goals for the...
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While Egyptian authorities are already investigating the spicy adventure, the Danish naked art enthusiast himself has admitted that having a "nude shoot" was the dumbest thing he could think of.
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Italy has opened a formal investigation into five Egyptian intelligence agents who are suspected of torturing and murdering Giulio Regeni in Cairo in 2016. Sputnik looks at what the student was up to in Egypt which might have led to his death.
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CAIRO — Yemen’s warring parties will meet in Sweden this week for another attempt at talks aimed at halting their catastrophic 3-year-old war, but there are few incentives for major compromises, and the focus is likely to be on firming up a...
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Uber is expanding its imprint on public transportation—this time with the establishment of a bus service.
The ride-hailing giant launched Uber Bus in Egypt on Tuesday (Dec. 4), the first country to roll out the service globally. The platform...
The Ark was allegedly spirited away from Israel to Ethiopia via Egypt by a sect of Jews driven away by King Manasseh, and may now be resting at the Church of Our Lady Mary of Zion in Axum.
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On Egypt Defense Expo (EDEX-2018) opening day, one of its participants, the Russian tank manufacturer Uralvagonzavod, celebrates the 120th birthday of the eminent inventor of T-34 tanks, Mikhail Koshkin.
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