Politics

Abul Gheit reiterates call for putting end to fighting in Libya

CAIRO, April 4 (MENA) – Arab League (AL) Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit has reiterated his call for putting an…

House affirms support to state’s anti-COVID 19 measures

CAIRO – 3 April 2020: House of Representatives Speaker Ali Abdel Aal Friday affirmed support to the precautionary and preventive…

PM: Egypt’s coronavirus figures still within range

CAIRO – 2 April 2020: Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouli on Thursday said the world has recorded a million coronavirus…

In focus: What is the medical liability draft law?

CAIRO – 2 April 2020: Many parliamentarians demanded to speed the issuing of the medical liability draft law, as it…

Top EU court says eastern states broke law by refusing to host refugees

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union’s top court ruled on Thursday that Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic broke EU…

Rouhani: U.S. has lost opportunity to lift Iran sanctions amid coronavirus

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran’s president said on Wednesday that, with the advent of the coronavirus, the United States had missed…

China reports fewer new coronavirus cases, starts posting asymptomatic cases daily

BEIJING (Reuters) – Mainland China, where the global coronavirus pandemic began in December, reported dwindling new infections on Wednesday, but…

Sudanese PM to visit Cairo, Addis Ababa to resume Renaissance dam talks

CAIRO – 30 March 2020: Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdouk announced that he will visit Cairo and Addis Ababa soon…

Russia weighs nationwide coronavirus lockdown after Moscow acts

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin asked regional governors to consider introducing a partial lockdown to halt the…

With PM Johnson ill, coronavirus strikes at heart of British politics

LONDON (Reuters) – Hours after Prime Minister Boris Johnson revealed on Friday he had the coronavirus, his health minister said…

Combat persists in Syria’s Idlib in less than 1 month of truce

CAIRO – 28 March 2020: Engagements between the Syrian Arab Army and militants took place on Saturday at Al-Ftera and…

Dozens of Syrian mercenaries in Libya killed in 1 week

CAIRO – 28 March 2020: Although the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported that 151 Turkey-backed militants – fighting…

Public prosecution: COVID-19 rumor-mongers may be jailed for 5 yrs, fined EGP 20K

CAIRO, March 28 (MENA) – The public prosecution said on Saturday that those who intentionally spread rumors about the novel…

Israeli forces fire at Palestinian farmers in Khan Younis

RAMALLAH, March 28 (MENA) – Israeli occupation forces Saturday opened fire on Palestinian farmers and shepherds in Khan Yunis city,…

President of Libyan National Forces Alliance quarantined in Egypt

CAIRO – 27 March 2020: President of Libyan National Forces Alliance Mahmoud Jibril has been quarantined in Egypt after he…
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