Category Archives: Politics

UAE, SAUDI ARABIA, BAHRAIN AND EGYPT FOREIGN MINISTERS TO MEET IN MANAMA

The foreign ministers of the United Arab Emirates, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom of Bahrain, and the Arab Republic of Egypt will hold a joint meeting here on Sunday.The meeting will discuss the agreement reached by the foreign

HARB, EGYPTIAN AMBASSADOR TACKLE CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS

NNA - MP Boutors Harb met on Tuesday at his Hazmieh office with Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon, Nazih al-Najjari, with whom he discussed most recent developments in Lebanon and the broader region, including the situation in Arsal. Bilateral relations b...

Monitors: Syria Breaks Ceasefire, Strikes Rebel-held Eastern Ghouta

Syrian government warplanes carried out several air strikes in the Eastern Ghouta area east of Damascus Sunday, a day after the Syrian military declared a cessation of hostilities in the area, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.The British-ba...

Egypt’s Poorest Risk Death for Promise of Work in Libya

In a bare room with nothing but a small pillow, a few pots and a sheet to cover the dusty floor, Youssef Abdullah's family was living in an impoverished Upper Egyptian village when they were told he'd died in the

TWO TOURISTS STABBED TO DEATH, FOUR WOUNDED IN EGYPT

Two German tourists have been killed and four other foreigners were wounded when an assailant stabbed them at an Egyptian Red Sea beach resort, officials said. Germany's foreign ministry confirmed on Saturday that the two women killed in the attack

FIVE EGYPT POLICE SHOT DEAD NEAR CAPITAL

ssailants killed five Egyptian policemen in a shooting south of Cairo on Friday, in the latest of a series of attacks targeting the country's security forces, the interior ministry said. The ministry said three gunmen opened fire on a police

Egypt’s Coptic Christians to Halt Activities After Security Threat, Sources Say

Egyptian Coptic Orthodox Christians have been told by church leaders to cancel all events and activities outside churches in July because of a security threat, church sources said Thursday.The warning followed an attack in May by Islamic State on Copts...

RIACHY MEETS IN CAIRO WITH EGYPT PRESIDENT, POPE TAWADROS

Minister of Information, Melhem Riachy, on Wednesday met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, within the context of a visit paid by the Arab Information Ministers partaking in a summit that shall be held today at the Arab League in