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Doctor, blogger and Commentator on Middle East issues. The only practising doctor who write in Middle Eastern politics in UK.

This Week in Egypt: Week 31-2022 ( August 1-7)

Top headlines Egypt-brokered ceasefire in Gaza comes into effect after 3-day conflict  Egypt is mediating between Israel, Palestinians to prevent escalation US dollar price nears 19 EGP at Egypt’s major banks  Saudi Arabis’s Public Investment fund unveils new Egyptian investment … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 30-2022 ( July 25-31)

Top headlines IMF says Egypt needs progress on fiscal and structural reform Egypt categorically rejects Ethiopia’s unilateral filling of GERD in letter to UN Security Council  Egypt cancels contracts for 240,000 T of stranded Ukrainian wheat Egypt frees 7, including … Continue reading

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A Review of Israeli Movie “Image of victory”

War dramas are tricky productions. They may be heavily one-sided, lacking objectivity in order to glorify or demonize one side over the other. The latest Israeli drama, Image of Victory, revisits the 1948 war between Egypt and Israel. Although it attempts … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 29- 2022 ( July 18-24)

Top Headlines Egypt’s Sisi visited Germany, Serbia, and France Macron hosts Egypt’s al-Sisi in Paris for talks on security and defence Russian FM visits Egypt, part of Africa trip amid Ukraine war US special envoy begins tour of Egypt, UAE, … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 28-2022 ( July 11-17)

Top Headlines Egypt’s Sisi attended Jeddah summit, and discussed with Biden Israel/Palestine and GERD Egypt, US reaffirm shared commitment to strategic partnership Biden secures deal on Red Sea islands transfer deal between Saudi Arabia, Egypt, and Israel Peacekeepers to leave strategic Red … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 27-2022 ( July 4-10)

Top Headlines Millions of Muslims commemorate Eid al-Adha amid high prices IMF says it held productive talks on new programme for Egypt Egypt’s monthly inflation falls for first time in 2022  Central Bank of Egypt issues first new polymer banknotes  … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 26-2022 ( Jun 27-July 3)

Top headlines Negev Forum’s Steering Committee holds first meeting in Bahrain Egypt shuts down Red Sea beaches after two tourists were killed in shark attack  Outcry in Egypt as iconic Nile houseboats are destroyed Egypt Inaugurates Adly Mansour Transportation Hub, … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 25-2022 ( June 20-26)

Top Headlines US held a secret meeting with Isaeli and Arab military chiefs in Egypt’s Sharm El-Sheikh  Saudi crown prince lands in Egypt on start of regional tour Qatar’s Tamim to visit Egypt for first time since boycott 5th trilateral … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 24-2022 ( June 13-19)

Top Headlines Egypt, EU and Israel sign agreement to export natural gas to Europe Lebanon will sign a “final” agreement to import gas from Egypt on June 21  Washington announces Biden’s participation in Jeddah summit, with Gulf Cooperation Council plus … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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