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April, 2017

  • 25 April

    Egypt is blocking voice calls made over social media apps – Quartz

    QuartzEgypt is blocking voice calls made over social media appsQuartzEgypt has disrupted voice over internet protocol (VoIP) services this week for users who use messaging apps like Apple's FaceTime, Viber, Skype, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp. The key reason is ostensibly security concerns, but there's also a ...and more »

  • 25 April

    Egypt: Our popular tourist sites are safe – News24

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    News24Egypt: Our popular tourist sites are safeNews24Dubai — Egypt's tourism levels are still around a third of what they once were and, despite security concerns, Egypt's tourism minister on Monday insisted the country's popular Red Sea resorts and Ancient Egyptian sites are a safe choice for travelers ...New Archaeological Finds Helping Egypt's Image, Tourism Sector: MinisterU.S. News & World ReportEgypt Eyes Faith and Luxury in 2-Year Tourism Recovery Plan ...BloombergEgyptian Tourism Officials Claim Nation is Safe AgainTravelPulseall 23 news articles »

  • 25 April

    Egypt: firms in race for $1.6bn JV – ESI-Africa.com – ESI Africa

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    ESI AfricaEgypt: firms in race for $1.6bn JV - ESI-Africa.comESI AfricaIn Egypt, three technology firms are gunning for first place for a $1.6 billion electricity interconnection project.and more »

  • 25 April

    Time to Rethink the US-Egypt Relationship, Experts Tell Senate – Foreign Policy (blog)

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    Foreign Policy (blog)Time to Rethink the US-Egypt Relationship, Experts Tell SenateForeign Policy (blog)When President Donald Trump welcomed Egyptian leader Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to the White House earlier this month, he offered a warm greeting meant to put years of ill will between Cairo and Washington behind. “I just want to let everybody know, in case ...Egypt's death squads and America's deafening silence | TheHillThe Hill (blog)The Guardian view on Egypt's dictatorship: a war of Sisi's own makingThe Guardianall 17 news articles »

  • 25 April

    Pope to Egypt to mend ties with Islam but conservatives wary – Eyewitness News

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    Eyewitness NewsPope to Egypt to mend ties with Islam but conservatives waryEyewitness NewsVATICAN CITY - Pope Francis hopes to mend ties with Muslims on his trip to Egypt on Friday but faces criticism from church conservatives for meeting Islamic religious leaders after a spate of deadly attacks against Christians. In a video message to the ...Pope tells Egypt he comes

  • 25 April

    India’s Ambassador to Egypt attends "India by the Nile" festival

    The Indian ambassador expressed his country's desire to support and strengthen its relation with Egypt day after day while noting that the "India by the Nile" festival is considered a celebration that gathers both Indians and Egyptians together. The festival, which celebrates its fifth round, was attended by the Indian ambassador to Egypt and the governor of Alexandria, Mohammed Sultan and

  • 25 April

    Interview with Georgian ambassador to Egypt Alexander Nalbandov

    It is a great honor and privilege and, at the same time, an immense responsibility to represent his or her country in such a powerful and influential state. My current posting provides a brilliant chance to contribute to the deepening of cooperation between our countries in different areas, further intensifying human contacts and raising awareness about Georgia.

  • 25 April

    The Faces of Anzac, revisted

    Horrie sailed on the HMAT A64 Demosthenes as did his cousin Ernie Trigar . Other cousins from Kangaroo Flat who enlisted include Frank Leonard Shelton , Thomas Maddams and George Maddams .

  • 25 April

    British boy dies in Egypt hospital after ‘tragic accident’

    Isaac Webster, from Warrington, died after being in a critical condition on life support at the Nile Hospital on Friday. Four-year-old Isaac Webster from Warrington died after a 'tragic accident' while on holiday in Egypt with parents Kelly and Andy The page, set up by local juniors football club Sankey Strikers which older brother Leo is a part of, said: 'Isaac Webster from Warrington recently

  • 25 April

    Pope to Egypt to mend ties with Islam but conservatives wary

    Pope Francis hopes to mend ties with Muslims on his trip to Egypt on Friday but faces criticism from church conservatives for meeting Islamic religious leaders after a spate of deadly attacks against Christians. In a video message to the people of Egypt on Tuesday, Francis said the world had been "torn by blind violence, which has also afflicted the heart of the your dear land" and said he hoped his trip could help peace and inter-religious dialogue.

  • 25 April

    Prof. Ghandour Renews Sudan Unshakeable Stance Towards Security Agreements Reached With Egypt

    [SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour has renewed Sudan 'unshakeable' stance towards the agreement reached with Egypt in the field of security cooperation during the meetings of the Consultation Political Committee between the two countries which held recently in Cairo.

  • 25 April

    Meeting of the Sudanese Egyptian Political Consultations Convened

    [SNA] Khartoum -The joint Sudanese Egyptian Political Consultations Committee convened its meeting here Thursday at the Ministry of foreign Affairs, with the Sudanese side led by the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour and the Egyptian side led by the Minister of Foreign Relations currently on visit here, Samih Shukri

  • 25 April

    President Bashir Receives Message From His Egyptian Counterpart

    [SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic Omar Bashir on Thursday received a verbal message from his Egyptian counterpart, Abdul Fatah Sisi, dealing with the bilateral relations and reaffirming the Egyptian strategic commitment to the bilateral relations and to work together on the principle of mutual respect between the two countries.

  • 25 April

    Sudan and Egypt Agree On Strategic Issues

    [SNA] Khartoum -Sudan and Egypt have stressed the importance of communication between them to remove any impurities that impede their strategic relationship. The Foreign Ministers of the two countries, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour and Sameh Shukri, renewed at a joint press conference held at the Diplomatic Club at the end of the discussions of the political consultation committee between the two countries, affirmed that the two countries face one challenge and are working through common goals to reach the relationship to their

  • 25 April

    Joint Communique Following the Sudanese Egyptian Talks in Khartoum

    [SNA] Khartoum -Sudan and Egypt on Thursday issued a joint communique at the end of the meeting of the joint political committee, in Khartoum, Sudan in which the Sudanese Minister of Foreign Affairs, professor Ibrahim Ghandour and his Egyptian counterpart, Shurki Samih, underlined their resolve to continue their efforts for fostering and cementing the relations at all levels.

  • 24 April

    The lonely pyramids of Giza: Egyptian tourism’s decline | | Al Jazeera – Aljazeera.com

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    Aljazeera.comThe lonely pyramids of Giza: Egyptian tourism's decline | | Al JazeeraAljazeera.comThe recent Coptic church bombings could further damage the already crippled tourism sector in the country.and more »

  • 24 April

    Egypt’s tourism officials insist popular sites are safe – Miami Herald

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    BloombergEgypt's tourism officials insist popular sites are safeMiami HeraldEgypt's tourism levels are still around a third of what they once were and, despite security concerns, Egypt's tourism minister on Monday insisted the country's popular Red Sea resorts and Ancient Egyptian sites are a safe choice for travelers. "We are ...Egypt Eyes Faith and Luxury in 2-Year Tourism Recovery Plan ...BloombergEgypt, US launch joint Red Sea drillsgulfnews.comall 15 news articles »

  • 24 April

    The Guardian view on Egypt’s dictatorship: a war of Sisi’s own making – The Guardian

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    The GuardianThe Guardian view on Egypt's dictatorship: a war of Sisi's own makingThe GuardianEgyptian forces appear to have shot detainees in cold blood. There are too many signs that a military dictatorship in a key Arab nation is losing control in the ...Egypt renews detention of 8 suspects over Sisi murder plot – Middle ...Middle East Monitor“Ask the President”: Egypt's Al-Sisi to Personally Answer Egyptians ...Egyptian StreetsThird National Youth Conference starts Tuesday in Ismailia - Daily ...Daily News Egyptall 7

  • 24 April

    Egypt’s Sisi visits Saudi Arabia as tensions ease – News24

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    News24Egypt's Sisi visits Saudi Arabia as tensions easeNews24Riyadh - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi received a royal welcome from King Salman as he landed on Sunday in Saudi Arabia for a visit to boost ties after months of tension. Salman, surrounded by key Saudi officials, greeted Sisi as he stepped ...The weakening of Egypt's regional roleOpen DemocracySaudi FM: No basis for media speculation over Saudi-Egypt tiesAl-ArabiyaEgypt president in Saudi Arabia to reaffirm tiesManila BulletinAsharq Al-awsat English -The New Arab -Middle East Monitorall 231 news articles »

  • 24 April

    Brit boy, four, dies while on holiday in Egypt as his family speak of … – The Sun

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    The SunBrit boy, four, dies while on holiday in Egypt as his family speak of ...The SunIsaac Webster, from Warrington in Cheshire, died on Friday after battling on life support at Nile Hospital in Hurghada.British boy dies in Egypt hospital after 'tragic accident' | Daily Mail ...Daily MailParents praise