This Week in Egypt: Week 4-2023 ( Jan 23-29)

Top Headlines

  • US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in Egypt at the start of a Middle East trip 
  • CIA director visited Egypt, met with President Sisi
  • Egypt expresses its strong rejection and condemnation of East Jerusalem attack, warns of risks of escalation
  • Egypt’s Sisi, India’s Modi oversee Indian Republic Day parade featuring Egypt’s Armed Forces
  • Egypt’s oldest mummy found ‘covered in layers of gold’ following year-long excavation

Sec Blinken in Cairo– photo vis US State Dept

Main Headlines






  • Complete Roman city is uncovered in Egypt’s Luxor
  • Egypt receives 63,000 tons of Russian wheat at Safaga port
  • Indian firms express ‘huge interest’ in investing in Egypt clean energy & infrastructure projects
  • Egypt expresses ‘full solidarity’ with Azerbaijan after attack on its embassy in Tehran



  • US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in Egypt at the start of a Middle East trip 
  • US stands with Egypt, its people in their pursuit of prosperous future: State department
  • President Sisi underscores special Egypt-Armenia ties in historic first visit to the country
  • Egypt, Azerbaijan leaders discuss boosting bilateral relations in Baku

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