Tag: Egypt

Egypt announces Malta agrees on resumption of direct flights

Malta and Egypt have agreed on the resumption of direct flights between the two nations in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the Egyptian Foreign Affairs Ministry.

Egypt’s Sisi wins parliamentary approval for possible Libya intervention

Egypt's parliament gave President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi the green light for possible military intervention in Libya

Sisi says Egypt won’t stand idle in Libya if security is...

Egypt will not stand idle in the face of any moves that pose a direct threat to Egyptian and Libyan national security, President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Thursday, according to a presidency statement.

Turkey dismisses Egyptian warning of Libya intervention

Egypt's warning that it could intervene directly in neighbouring Libya will not deter Turkey supporting its Libyan allies, a senior Turkish official said on Monday, amid tensions between regional rivals Cairo and Ankara.

Egypt has a legitimate right to intervene in Libya, Sisi says

Turkey's support for the GNA has reversed a 14-month assault on Tripoli by forces loyal to Haftar, which are backed by Russia, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt.

Egypt’s ousted president Hosni Mubarak dies at 91

Egypt's ousted former President Hosni Mubarak has died at the age of 91, state television said on Tuesday, weeks after undergoing surgery.

Egypt arrests tax authority chief on charges of receiving bribes

MENA said he had received bribes from some chartered accountants who were dealing with the tax authority.

U.S. raps global health summit over abortion, sex education

Ten countries - including the United States, Brazil and Egypt - criticised a global conference on sexual and reproductive health on Thursday, saying it...

Photos: Egypt unveils biggest ancient coffin find in over a century

Egypt on Saturday unveiled the details of 30 ancient wooden coffins with mummies inside discovered in the southern city of Luxor in...

Egypt says talks over Ethiopia’s Nile dam deadlocked, calls for mediation

Egypt said on Saturday that talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over the operation of a $4 billion (3.24 billion pounds) hydropower dam...