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This Week in Egypt: Week 47-2021 ( Nov 22-28)

Top Headlines Egypt reopens 3,000-year-old Avenue of Sphinxes in grand, glitzy Luxor ceremony Egypt bans flights from seven African countries over new COVID-19 variant Greece teams up with Egypt on gas supply, infrastructure Egypt and Israel sign memorandum on gas … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 46-2021 ( Nov 15-21)

Top Headlines Prince Charles visits Egypt for the first time in 15 years FMs of Egypt, Greece, Cyprus, France meet in Athens Egypt welcomes new political agreement in Sudan Israel in talks to build solar power plants in Egypt  Egypt … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 42-2021 ( Oct 18-24)

Apology for the delay in posting last week compilation. There are many important news today, Monday 25th, on Egypt, but last week too has a collection of important news, especially Reuters’ report on North Sinai, and the legendary performance of … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 41-2021 ( Oct 11-17)

Top Headlines Greece, Egypt sign deal for first subsea power link between Europe and Africa Cyprus and Egypt sign deal to pursue electricity hookup Cairo requests freezing drones deal between Turkey and Ethiopia Trial of Egyptians for Italian student’s murder … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 38 -2021 ( Sep 20-26)

Top Headlines Egypt’s former military ruler Tantawi, key figure in 2011, dies at 85 Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Egypt’s FM hold talks in New York Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias met with his counterparts from Egypt and Cyprus … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 31-2021 ( Aug 2-8)

Top headlines Egypt’s Sisi says it is time to raise price of subsidised bread  Egypt sends 2 Chinook helicopters to help in extinguishing Greek forest fire Sudan recalls ambassador to Ethiopia after mediation offer rejected  Turkish Cypriot leader Tatar: Drones … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 25-2021 ( June 21-27)

Top Headlines Sisi makes first Iraq visit by Egyptian leader in decades After UNSC response to Nile dispute, Egypt will have exhausted all peaceful means, Egyptian FM Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis visits Egypt, Egyptian leader backs Greek PM on eastern Med … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 20-2021 ( May 17-23)

Top Headlines Israel and Hamas agree Gaza truce after Egyptian mediation Egypt’s Sisi thanks Biden for role in making ceasefire in Gaza succeed US Secretary of State to visit Egypt as part of Middle East tour following Cairo-brokered ceasefire in Gaza … Continue reading

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Podcast: Turkey and Egypt- A discussion with Steven Cook

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu announced the beginning of a new era in the relations between Egypt and Turkey this week. Egypt’s lukewarm response to apparent olive branches from Turkey, on the other hand, has raised questions on the success … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 15-2021 ( April 12-18)

Top headlines Egypt joins Gulf region’s combined maritime forces led by US Suez Canal receives giant dredger in planned upgrade Turkish foreign minister says new period starting in Egypt ties Greece FM Nikos Dendias visits Egypt Ethiopia will carry out … Continue reading

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