Category Archives: Politics

Aoun meets Pope Tawadros II, al Azhar Grand Imam

Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria on Monday welcomed President Michel Aoun, currently on a state trip in Egypt, as being "the key Christian …

Egypt: Government Closes Human Rights Center

In response to the Egyptian government's order closing the Nadeem Center for the Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence and Torture on February 9, as part …

Basbous tackle security situation with Egyptian Ambassador

Internal Security Forces Chief, Major General Ibrahim Basbous, received on Tuesday at his barrack office Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon, Nazih Najari, with talks dwelling on …

Kabbara convenes with Ambassador of Egypt

Minister of Justice, Mohammad Kabbara, convened at his office on Monday with Ambassador of Egypt, Nazih Boukhari and an accompanying delegation.

Discussions focused on bilateral …

EGYPT BUSTS SENIOR GOVT OFFICIAL OVER BRIBERY, CONTINUES ANTI-CORRUPTION CAMPAIGN

CAIRO, The Egyptian authorities arrested the finance minister's adviser for receiving one million Egyptian pounds (over US$53,000) from a contractor as part of a larger …

ECOWAS Gives Jammeh Ultimatum to Relinquish Power, Leave Gambia

UNITED NATIONS � Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh, who lost elections last month, has until midday Friday to hand over power and agree to leave the …

Egyptian football star placed on ‘terror’ list

An Egyptian court has added former football star Mohamed Aboutrika to the authorities' terror list, his lawyer said on Tuesday, based on suspicions he financed …

Khoury, Egyptian Ambassador discuss cultural cooperation prospects

Culture Minister, Ghattas Khoury, received on Tuesday at Ministry office with the Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon Nazih al-Najari, whereby they held a tour d'horizon over …

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