This Week in Egypt: Week 39-2018 ( Sept 24-30)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt’s Sisi and Israel Netanyahu discuss peace process in New York 
  • An Egyptian court orders retrial of Muslim Brotherhood leader
  • Egypt and Israel energy companies sign $518m deal to buy control of gas exports pipeline
  • Egypt ceases imports of liquefied gas 
  • Tripartite committee meeting on Ethiopian Dam (GERD) concludes without reaching results
  • British woman jailed in Egypt for tramadol possession has been refused permission to appeal
  • Egyptian woman Amal Fathy jailed for sexual harassment video

 Main Headlines






  • Qatar claims regional security alliance with US at risk with Gulf dispute
  • Egypt’s Sisi opens meeting of Group of 77 and China in New York
  • Egypt FM Sameh Shoukry stresses importance of resolution for Palestinian cause at meeting in New York
  • Egypt receives final third of 1.5 billion loan from African Development Bank




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Doctor, blogger and Commentator on Middle East issues. The only practising doctor who write in Middle Eastern politics in UK.
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