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The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) has decided to postpone the tenders for eight transformer substations at a cost of $370m, until it obtains ...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel held talks in early March with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on stemming illegal migration to her country.
Egyptians celebrate in Cairo`s landmark of Tahrir Square on June 3, 2014 after Ex-army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi won 96.9 percent of the vote in Egypt`s presidential election.
Qasr al-Nil Misdemeanor Appellant Court on Saturday sentenced journalist unionists to lenient punishments, overruling earlier harsh verdict against them for ...
prosecutors had ordered the three men face trial last May, amid efforts by Egyptian authorities to quell rising dissent against army general-turned-President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. The charges against them related to a police raid last May on the ...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the former military chief who led Mursi's overthrow, describes Islamist militancy as an existential threat to Egypt, an ally of the United States.
President Donald Trump pauses in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington Friday, March 24, 2017, during an announcement on the approval of a permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline, clearing the way for the $8 billion project.
In May 2014, Egyptians elected to the presidency armed forces chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. He has cracked down hard on both the Brotherhood and liberal dissenters.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi have close ties that are based on trust and mutual respect, Israel's ambassador in Cairo, David Govrin, has said.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said in December that Egyptians were coping well with challenges, but he is facing increasing pressure to revive the economy and get prices back under control.
Farag Abdel Fattah, an economics professor at Cairo University who spoke with Al-Monitor, noted the ATU's flurry of activity came immediately after Egypt finally ratified its accession to the agreement.
Egypt's president Abdel Fattah Al Sisi will meet with President Trump at the White House on April 3, Carol E. Lee and Felicia Schwartz report at the Wall Street Journal.
Indeed, the siege has been tightened since the military coup led by current President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi against the freely-elected Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi in 2013.
Egypt's Suez Canal revenues fell to $375.8 million in February from $395.2 million the previous month, a government website reported.
He has also developed a rapport with Egypt's Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, repaired ties with Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan after the downing of a Russian jet over Syria, and maintained friendly links with Israel's Mr Netanyahu, even angling for a more active ...
The newspaper, which is closely linked to the regime of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who came to power after a bloody coup in 2013, quoted yesterday "senior level sources" confirming that the Turkish and Qatari authorities informed Egypt in January ...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said in December that Egyptians were coping well with challenges, but he is facing increasing pressure to revive the economy and get prices back under control.
In an interview with state-run news agency Mena, Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said that he called on President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to take part in training the Lebanese army; a request to which Sisi responded favorably during their meeting ...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the former military chief who led the overthrow of Mursi, describes Islamist militancy as an existential threat to Egypt, an ally of the United States.
... the military-owned Al-Nasr for Services and Maintenance (Queen Service) and the phrase "long live Egypt," which was popularized by President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and became a trademark for the military and the former defense minister turned president.
Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry headed to the US on Tuesday, in response to an official invitation by Rex Tillerson, to attend a coalition ...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi participated on Tuesday evening in the celebration activities of the Egyptian women's Day that took place on the occasion of Mother's Day.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi met on Saturday with a delegation of the British Conservative Party that was assigned to follow up on issues of the Middle East.
Francis has accepted an invitation to Cairo on April 28-29 from President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Catholic bishops, the pope of the Coptic church of Alexandria and the country's highest Islamic authority, Al-Azhar, the Vatican said Saturday (March 18) in ...
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will make his first state visit to Washington during the first week of April at the invitation of U.S.
"These apparent extrajudicial killings reveal total impunity for Egypt's security forces in the Sinai Peninsula under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's counterterrorism policies," said Joe Stork, deputy Middle East and North Africa director at Human ...
He commended the joint exercise "Hamad 2" which followed the directives of HM the King and President al-Sisi, underlining the importance of the drill in consolidating historic fraternal relations.
Saudi Arabia has provided Egypt with billions of dollars in aid and credit since then army chief, now President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi overthrew Islamist Mohamed Morsi in 2013. The kingdom is strongly opposed to the now outlawed Muslim Brotherhood ...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has instructed for medical care to be provided to primary school students who were poisoned after eating a school meal at various Sohag schools, Presidential Spokesperson Alaa Youssef said.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi received Wednesday a delegation from German Bundestag's Egypt Friendship Group to discuss enhanced cooperation across various fields, in light of chancellor Angela Markel's visit to Egypt in March.
"Egypt will not allow the presence of foreign military bases on its territory." Egyptian-Russian relations have significantly improved under the rule of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi despite Moscow's recent decision to suspend flights to ...
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has issued an amnesty for 203 detainees imprisoned on criminal charges relating to public demonstrations.
With serious economic woes coupled with former military chief President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's oppressive crackdown on activists and journalists - which has been classified by some as worse than the Mubarak era - some feel they were better off before.
... in Washington, DC, we sent her recommendations on core human rights concerns and areas we thought she might be able to exert her influence, just as is customary before she sees President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, or President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ...
After a few turbulent years following the uprising against Mubarak, Hany, a young engineer from Alexandria was one of many Copts who looked forward to the election of Abdel Fattah al-Sisi as president in May 2014: "Bad things happened under Morsi.
This comes in light of "women's Year 2017" announced by President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. On International Women's Day, Al-Sisi received a delegation from the council, shedding light on women's empowerment and providing the example of the first appointed ...
In a meeting with a number of ministers and state officials, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi asserted on Monday that the same shares of bread to civilians would be maintained, following a crisis in the distribution of subsidised bread.
... Jordan and the Palestinian Authority in view of the upcoming meeting between US President Donald Trump and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. The official noted that the deliberations focus on the strategic approach to be presented at that ...
The South Cairo Electricity Distribution Company and power station is pictured at the Imbaba area in Cairo, September 26, 2014. Reuters/Amr Abdallah Dalsh.
Later on, Italy assigned Giampaolo Cantini as the new ambassador to Cairo, but has not yet sent his credentials to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. Arab websites noted that submitting the credentials of the new ambassador would be based on the ...
Former Egyptian Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Sami Anan, who supported the military coup carried out by current President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Egypt, has reportedly joined in an opposition WhatsApp group, Arab news site Moheet reported yesterday.
According to Al-Assar, the visit proves the deep Egyptian-Belarusian relations and cooperation in various fields, coming after the meeting between president Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Egypt in January 2017.
While one of the first calls to a foreign leader made by Trump's predecessor Barack Obama was to Abbas, Trump has been cautious in his contacts with the Arab world.
FILE PHOTO: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attends the 34th session of the human rights Council at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, February 27, 2017.
The visit will fulfil a long-standing invitation that was made by Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi when he visited the Pope in 2014.
Egyptian politicians and the public are skeptical about a lawmaker's attempt to lengthen the presidential term.
CAIRO - The convergence of views between Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and US President Donald Trump has seemingly led Trump to turn into a facilitator of Sisi's dreams.
After only a year in office Morsi overthrown by then army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who later went on to win a presidential election in 2014.





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        abdulllah al‑ash'al
        ahmed aboul gheit
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        anwar sadat
        gamal abdel nasser
        gamal mubarak
        habib el‑adli
        hosni mubarak
        ihab el‑sherif
        omar suleiman
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