This Week in Egypt: Week 23-2019 ( June 3-9)

Top Headlines

  • Eight Egyptian police officershave been killed in a militant attack on a checkpoint in the northern Sinai peninsula
  • Islamic State group claims responsibility for El-Arish terrorist attack
  • Egyptian troops killed several militants after IS attack in Sinai
  • Egypt May net foreign reserves rise to $44.27 billion
  • Sudanese must be resolute, fend off meddlers – Eritrea and Egypt presidents

 Main Headlines


  • Egypt’s Sisi: ‘Egypt does not talk on behalf of the Palestinians about a matter which would not satisfy them’
  • Egypt’s net foreign reserves rise to $44.27 billion in May
  • Moderate religious discourse is way of combating extremism: Egypt’s Sisi




  • Egyptian troops kill 14 militants day after IS attack in Sinai
  • Mohamed Salah was forced to miss Eid prayer as journalists and fans barricade his home






  • Mo Salah may have caused fall in Islamophobia in Liverpool, says report


 From Twitter




  • Egypt Air launches new direct route to Washington DC

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