This Week in Egypt: Week 23-2022 ( June 6-12)


Top Headlines

  • EU proposes natural gas import deal with Egypt and Israel
  • Egypt receives 63,000 tonnes of wheat from France
  • Egypt’s Grand Mufti approves death sentence for the murderer of Coptic priest
  • Egypt’s Sisi, Yemeni president discuss maritime security in Red Sea
  • Egyptian court sentences man to death for killing Coptic priest
  • Vertebra of 98 million-year-old dinosaur is discovered in Egypt’s Western desert

Main Headlines

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

  • Israel rejects U.S. proposal for a five-way summit between Israel, the PA, the U.S., Egypt and Jordan
  • Egypt FM and president-designate of COP27 meets world officials at Bonn UN climate conference
  • Egyptian former squash world No 1 switches to represent England

Thursday

Friday

  • Ethiopia says willing to resume dam talks with Egypt, Sudan 
  • Two Egyptian students who were kidnapped in South Africa are released
  • Egypt will seek to recover antiquities seized from The Met in New York
  • Ethiopia stun Egypt in 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers 

Saturday

  • Vertebra of 98 million-year-old dinosaur is discovered in Egypt’s Western desert
  • 55,000 tonne of Indian wheat reaches Egypt, clears stringent quality tests 

Sunday

  • Egypt receives 63,000 tonnes of wheat from France
  • Egypt’s Sisi, Yemeni president discuss maritime security in Red Sea
  • Egyptian court sentences man to death for killing Coptic priest

Reports

  • Inflation in Egypt accelerate for a sixth straight month on the back of soaring global commodities prices and a recent currency devaluation. Mirette Magdy
  • Several scientists, engineers have voiced concerns over Ethiopian Dam’s structural integrity because of its location active tectonic region. Mohammed El-Said

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