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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 9-2022 ( Feb 28- March 6)

Top Headlines Egypt, along with 140 other countries, has voted for a UN resolution calling for a halt to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine Up to 20,000 Ukrainian tourists in Egypt await return to Europe Nearly 4,000 Ukrainian tourists leave Egypt … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 6-2022 ( Feb 7-13)

Top headlines CENTCOM commander Frank McKenzie has visited Egypt for talks after U.S. cuts military aid  Egypt’s Sisi appoints first-ever Christian Supreme Constitutional Court’s president Sisi, Macron discuss issues of joint concern during meeting in France German foreign minister pays … Continue reading

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Egypt and Greece: It’s time to cement our bonds

Listening to music by Vasilis Papakonstantinou while eating a halva panini were the kind of simple pleasures I enjoyed while walking around Athens. The Greek capital is the only European city where I can hang out alone, but never feels … Continue reading

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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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