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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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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 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 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 12-2022 ( March 21-27)

Top Headlines Egypt devalues its currency; seek IMF support Egypt’s Sisi hosts Israel’s Bennett, UAE’s Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Egyptian FM joined ‘historic’ Abraham Accords Negev summit in Israel Egypt’s Sisi receives phone call from Ukrainian counterpart; Ukraine war could delay Egypt’s … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 11-2021 (March 14-20)

Top Headlines Washington to provide Egypt with F-15 jets Reports suggest Egypt in IMF talks on possible funding amid ar Pressures  UK Lifts Travel Restrictions to Egypt’s South Sinai and Fayoum Egypt displayed recently discovered, well-decorated ancient tombs at a … Continue reading

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This Week in Egypt: Week 7-2022 ( Feb 14-20)

Top Headlines Ethiopia starts producing electricity from its controversial Nile dam Egypt breaks LNG export records with eye on Europe Egypt is lengthening two-way portion of Suez Canal by 10 kilometres  UAE’s Dragon makes first oil discovery in Gulf of … Continue reading

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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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