This Week in Egypt: Week 40-2020 ( Sept 28-Oct4)

Top Headlines

  • Archaeologists uncover 59 ancient well preserved coffins buried for 2,500 years near Saqqara pyramids in Egypt
  • Egypt and France conduct naval drills in Mediterranean
  • Armenia requests Egypt’s diplomatic intervention in Nagorno-Karabakh ‘bloodshed’
  • Egypt population set to reach 101 million 

Main Headlines




  • Libyan rivals reach preliminary pact on prisoner exchange in Egypt talks
  • Russia’s sovereign wealth fund partners with Pharco to supply Covid-19 vaccine to Egypt
  • An Egyptian court sentences six to death for 2016 killing of policemen in Sharqiya 



  • Egypt’s Sisi wishes Trump speedy recovery after coronavirus diagnosis
  • Jordan, Egypt, France and Germany meet to discuss Mid-East peace in Amman



  • UN Libya envoy welcomes ‘positive development’ during talks n Hurghada
  • Egyptian PM attended the signing of landmark peace deal between Sudanese government and rebel groups
  • Egypt’s FM discusses situation in Syria with UN special envoy


Good Read

From Twitter


  • Pitso Mosimane looks to break more new ground in in Egypt

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