This Week in Egypt: Week 35-2019 (August 26- Sept 1)

Again, I am grateful to my friends who helped me compiling this week’s news and reports. I am also grateful to my followers and their supportive messages. It has been tough few weeks with sickness but hopefully the worst is over. I feel truly blessed by your support. 

Top Headlines

  • U.S. President Trump holds a bilateral meetingwith Egyptian President Sisi on the sidelines of the G7 summit
  • Egypt’s foreign minister phones Lebanese PM on escalation in south Lebanon
  • Egypt’s Sisi meets with Emir of Kuwait for joint cooperation talks
  • Egypt’s top prosecutor signs MoU with Kuwaiti counterpart for judicial cooperation
  • Moody’s keeps Egypt’s credit rating at B2
  • Hoping for release, families of imprisoned Muslim Brotherhood youth offer to stay out of politics, make hefty donations to state

 Main Headlines








Good Read


  • Remarks by President Trump and President El-Sisi of Egypt before bilateral meeting | Biarritz, France


From Twitter



  • Islamic new year to be on Saturday
  • Egypt’s birth rate declines while deaths increase for 2018


About nervana111

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