This Week in Egypt: Week 52-2022 ( Dec 26- Jan 1- 2023)

Top Headlines

  • At least three people have been killed in an attack on a police checkpoint in the Suez Canal city of Ismailia
  • The Egyptian branch of ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack
  • Egypt’s Sisi calls to congratulate Netanyahu, cautions against inflammatory measures
  • Egypt launches new bid round for Mediterranean, Nile Delta oil and gas exploration

Main Headlines





  • Egypt’s currency crisis is creating a massive port backlog
  • Egypt achieves 53 oil & gas discoveries in 2022
  • Egypt raises debt-to-income ratios for home-buyers mortgage finance to 50%




  • ISIS claims responsibility for attack in Egypt that killed three policemen
  • Egypt’s Sisi calls to congratulate Netanyahu, cautions against inflammatory measures



  • Muslim Brotherhood at the crossroads: Where now for Egypt’s once-powerful group following leader’s death in exile, repression at home? Ioana Emy Matesan 

From Twitter

Happy New Year 2023 

Nervana Mahmoud 

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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