world news

Egypt reaffirms trust in Saudi investigation into Khashoggi case: FM

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Thursday that it has been paying close attention to Saudi Arabia’s investigation into…

Saudi public prosecutor seeks death penalty in Khashoggi murder case

RIYADH – 15 November 2018: Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor is seeking the death penalty for five out of 11 suspects…

EU parliament welcomes progress on Brexit deal

BRUSSELS – 15 November 2018: The European Parliament on Wednesday welcomed progress on agreeing a Brexit deal after Prime Minister…

Trump expected to reshuffle staff in White House turmoil

PARIS – 15 November 2018: An angry Donald Trump is preparing a reshuffle at the White House — reportedly fueled…

Ceasefire sets in after worst flare-up in years between Hamas, Israel

CAIRO – 15 November 2018: Children in Israel's south were heading to school early Wednesday as an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire took…

1st AltShift Festival: safe place free of egos and organizational weights

CAIRO – 15 November 2018: Under the theme of “Platformisation…Global Trend ⇆Local Applications”, the French-oriented AltShift Festival was held in…

A look at UNSC’s Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda

CAIRO – 14 November 2018: With the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women fast approaching on November…

British PM May tries to sell Brexit deal to ministers

LONDON – 14 November 2018: Prime Minister Theresa May will try to convince senior ministers on Wednesday to accept a…

Kuwaiti MP mired in criticism after attacking Egypt’s immigration min.

CAIRO – 14 November 2018: Going off the track, Egyptian and Kuwaiti peoples started to ignore the main issue of…

Abdel Aal to meet Belarus’ president in Minsk: Belarus’ amb.

CAIRO – 14 November 2018: Belarus' Ambassador to Egypt Sergei Rachkov said Parliament Speaker Ali Abdel Aal will hold talks…

Lieberman resigns in objection to ceasefire, labels it ‘weakness’

CAIRO – 14 November 2018: Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman announced his resignation in a Yisrael Beiteinu meeting at the…

Midterm election leaves Washington ‘more divided’: US consultant

CAIRO – 14 November 2018: Although the votes are still being counted in a number of states; a House with…

EU’s Malmstrom assumes U.S. won’t slap autos tariffs during talks

WASHINGTON – 14 November 2018:The European Union’s trade commissioner, Cecilia Malmstrom, said on Tuesday she assumes the United States will…

U.S. legislation to urge possible China sanctions over Xinjiang crackdown

WASHINGTON – 14 November: U.S. lawmakers will introduce legislation on Wednesday urging a stronger response by the Trump administration to…

Egypt’s presidency of AU in 2019 golden opportunity for consolidating country’s role in Africa

CAIRO – 13 November 2018: Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli asserted that Egypt's presidency of the African Union (AU) in 2019…
Close