Tag Archives: Israel

This Week in Egypt: Week 49-2021 ( Dec 6-12)

Top Headlines Israel FM Lapid visits Egypt to meet Sisi and discuss Hamas hostages Israel returned looted antiquities to Egypt  U.S. envoy to visit UAE, Turkey, Egypt to discuss conflict in Ethiopia Lebanese PM says he asked Egypt for support to … 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 40-2021 ( Oct 4-10)

Top Headlines Egypt close to finalising arrangements for gas supplies to Lebanon Egyptian FM Shoukry delivers message from Sisi to Putin Egypt starts construction of gas pipeline in the Western Desert Egypt raises fuel prices by 25 piasters  Egypt and … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 39-2021 ( Sep 27- Oct 3)

Top Headlines U.S. security adviser visits Egypt, discusses various issues with Egyptian officials Egypt Air flight lands in Tel Aviv for first time in decades Egypt’s FM Shoukry visits Moscow for political consultations Egypt is “selected as nominee” to host COP27 … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 37-2021 ( Sept 13-19)

Top Headlines U.N. council urges Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan to restart dam talks President Biden to withhold, restrict some military aid to Egypt Egyptian president and Israeli prime minister have talks in first formal meeting between two countries in over a … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 35- 2021 ( Aug 30- Sept 5)

Top Headlines President Sisi stresses Egypt’s solidarity with Cyprus against practices compromising its sovereignty Second round of Turkey-Egypt diplomatic talks to be held in Ankara President Sisi congratulates Israeli counterpart for new position, advent of new Jewish year Egypt’s Sisi … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 33-2021 ( Aug 16-22)

Top Headlines Ever-Given the ship that blocked Suez Canal in March, crosses the canal again Egyptian president invites Israel’s Bennett for official visit Egypt closes Rafah border with Gaza until further notice Archaeologists surprised by discovery of 6th century Christian town … Continue reading

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Will Egypt inherit Gaza?

Egypt sent building equipments to Gaza – Via yahoo History repeats itself is a valid cliché in the Middle East. Following the defeat of the Arab states by Israel in 1948, the Israel-Egypt Armistice Agreement was signed in Rhodes on February 24, … Continue reading

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Podcast: On Turkey and Israel, and the recent escalation in Gaza

Reposting my podcast for Ahval’s Turkey Trends with Michael Koplow , Policy Director at the Israel Policy Forum in Washington D.C., on the relations between Turkey and Israel and how both Israel and Egypt seek to keep Turkey out of … Continue reading

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