This Week in Egypt: Week 34-2020 ( Aug 17-23)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt’s Sisi welcomes ceasefire calls by Libyan warring parties
  • Greece to ratify sea accord with Egypt on August 26
  • New Egyptian legislation aims to reduce Al-Azhar’s authority
  • Egypt brings new crude pipeline at al-Hamra port
  • Occupancy rates in Egypt’s major Red Sea resorts 20-40%

 Main Headlines




  • ‪Egypt’s Sisi orders ‘highest level of preparedness’ in meeting with army chiefs
  • Egypt to require all those arriving to the country to present negative PCR test starting from September
  • Supporters of Egypt’s Sisi set to dominate newly created Senate










Photo Gallery

  • Damietta’s Ras el-Bar, the enchanting coastal resort where the Nile meets the Mediterranean


  • Researchers at a UK university have “digitally unwrapped” three mummified animals from ancient Egyptusing high-resolution 3D scans

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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