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Egypt to assist 'reorganization' of Libyan army.

Egypt said Tuesday it will host the reorganization of Libya's army, currently an eastern-based force led by Gen. Khalifa Haftar.

- The Daily Star - LB

Egypt's Sisi urges Palestinians to unite, co-exist with Israelis.

Israel and Egypt signed a 1979 treaty that began with overtures toward peace in 1977 The post Egypt's Sisi urges Palestinians to unite, co-exist with Israelis appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Qatar's emir renews call for dialogue over Gulf crisis.

Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain cut diplomatic and trade links with Qatar on June 5 The post Qatar's emir renews call for dialogue over Gulf crisis appeared first on The Express Tribune.

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News24.com | Egypt says Sisi met Israel PM at UN for first public talks.

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in New York to discuss the Middle East peace process in their first public talks, his office says.

- News24.com - ZA

News24.com | Egypt says it will host 'reorganisation' of Libyan army.

Egypt says that it will host the reorganisation of Libya's army, currently an eastern-based force led by General Khalifa Hifter

- News24.com - ZA

Egypt- EETC asks solar companies to pay off last installment of cost-sharing agreement.

Egypt- EETC asks solar companies to pay off last installment of cost-sharing agreement...

- MENAFN - JO

Egypt- Export Council for Engineering Industries targets 200 new companies for export sector by end of 2018.

Egypt- Export Council for Engineering Industries targets 200 new companies for export sector by end of 2018...

- MENAFN - JO

Egypt's Sisi, Israel's Netanyahu meet for first time in public.

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have met for the first time in public in what Egypt said was part of an effort to revive the Middle East peace process

- The Daily Star - LB

Egypt says it will host 'reorganization' of Libyan army.

Egypt said Tuesday it will host the "reorganization" of Libya's army, currently an eastern-based force led by Gen. Khalifa Haftar.

- The Daily Star - LB

Hamas tunnel collapses in Gaza, third death in days.

On border with Egypt. Victims all militants

- ANSA - IT

News Analysis: Hamas Offer Reflects Pressure From Egypt and Fatah.

The militant group that controls Gaza agreed to Palestinian Authority demands, but said nothing about disarming. In the past, hopes for unity have been dashed.

- New York Times - US

Egypt's Sisi, Israel's Netanyahu meet for first time in public

CAIRO - Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have met for the first time in public in what Egypt said was part of an effort to revive the Middle East peace process.

- Reuters - US

Egypt to receive South Korean naval vessel

Egypt will receive at least one South Korean naval vessel, the Egyptian Ministry of Defence announced on 15 September. The MoD said that, during a visit to South Korea to boost bilateral co-operation, Defence Minister Sedki Sobhi had inspected one of the naval pieces that will be

- Jane’s - US

Blac Chyna posts new videos of Dream after custody agreement

Blac Chyna shared clips of Dream playing with son King Cairo after agreeing to share custody of her daughter with Rob Kardashian.

- UPI - US

Can Egypt's Al-Azhar fight extremism through 'e-fatwas'?

Al-Azhar Fatwa Global Center launched a new website to answer questions about fatwas in a bid to fight extremist thought, which analysts believe is a far-fetched goal.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Egypt Poisons Cats and Dogs as Shelters Struggle to Survive

Egyptian authorities and some facilities favored by the country's elite admit poisoning homeless animals Animal abuse is common and those who harm animals are rarely punished by the authorities Activists are working hard and risking their lives to save cats, dogs and other animals across Egypt But sadly he country's animal ...

- Albawaba - UK

Egypt to plug budget gaps with more foreign debt

Egypt's finance minister says the country will face a $10 to $12 billion budget shortfall for the current 2017-18 fiscal year and plans expanded foreign debt issuance to overcome it.

- The Daily Star - LB

Egypt inflation has peaked, governor says

Egyptian central bank Gov. Tarek Amer said inflation in the most populous Arab country has peaked after policymakers responded to the surge in prices by raising borrowing costs to the highest level in more than a decade.

- The Daily Star - LB

News24.com | Egypt acquits Irish-Egyptian after 4 years in detention

A lawyer says an Egyptian criminal court has acquitted an Irish-Egyptian who has been detained for four years on a slew of charges, including murder, arson and illegal possession of weapons

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News24.com | Egypt plans to plug budget gaps with more foreign debt

Egypt's Finance Minister says the country will face a $10 to $12 billion budget shortfall for the current 2017-18 fiscal year, and plans expanded foreign debt issuance to overcome it

- News24.com - ZA

Fin24.com | Egypt knocks SA from top investment spot in Africa - RMB report

Egypt has toppled SA from its long-standing top spot regarding investments in Africa, according to Rand Merchant Bank's latest Where to Invest in Africa report.

- Fin24 - SA

Egypt to receive South Korean naval vessel

Egypt will receive at least one South Korean naval vessel, the Egyptian Ministry of Defence announced on 15 September. The MoD said that, during a visit to South Korea to boost bilateral co-operation, Defence Minister Sedki Sobhi had inspected “one of the naval pieces that will be

- Jane’s - US

Hundreds sentenced in Egyptian mass trial

Egypt has sentenced hundreds of people to jail - 43 of them for life - in its latest mass trial.

- BBC - UK

Egypt mass trial sees hundreds imprisoned over 2013 protests

Egypt has sentenced hundreds of people to jail - 43 of them for life - in its latest mass trial.

- BBC - UK

Egypt acquits Irish-Egyptian after 4 years in prison

Ibrahim Halawa, detained at age 17, is expected to walk free after years of 'mockery of justice' in pre-trial detention.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Egypt plans to plug budget gaps with more foreign debt

Egypt's Finance Minister says the country will face a $10 to $12 billion budget shortfall for the current 2017-18 fiscal year, and plans expanded foreign debt issuance to overcome it.

- FOX News - US

Egypt acquits Irish-Egyptian after 4 years in detention

An Egyptian criminal court on Monday acquitted an Irish-Egyptian who has been detained for four years on a slew of charges, including murder, arson and illegal possession of weapons, his defense lawyer said.

- FOX News - US

Irishman Ibrahim Halawa found not guilty of criminal charges in Egypt after four-year detention

Human rights activists say he was detained solely for exercising his right to freedom of expression.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Latest: Ibrahim Halawa and his family 'vindicated by today's verdict'

Latest: Ibrahim Halawa's soolicitor today paid tribute to the "hard work and dedication" of this family during their struggle to have him released from detention in Egypt.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Profile: Ibrahim Halawa

A look at the background to a case that saw a 17-year-old Irish boy end up in a prison in Egypt.

- RTE - IE

President welcomes Halawa acquittal

President Michael D Higgins has welcomed the acquittal of Irish citizen Ibrahim Halawa on all charges relating to mass protests in Cairo four years ago.

- RTE - IE

Halawa acquitted on all charges over Cairo protests

Irishman Ibrahim Halawa - and his three sisters who were tried in absentia - have been acquitted on all charges relating to mass protests in Cairo in 2013.

- RTE - IE

Hamas ditches responsibility for Gaza, Egypt cuts Israel out of this process

September 18, 2017, 9:23 AM Hamas has disowned responsibility for governing the Gaza Strip as of Monday, Sept. 18. DEBKAfile: This announcement by Hamas, after talks with Egyptian officials, aims at pushing Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, head of the rival Fatah, into taking over and placing Gaza under PA ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

Fourth shipment of South African coal delivered to Ukraine

A fourth shipment of anthracite coal from South Africa arrived in Ukraine on Sept. 17, on the Liberian-flagged bulk carrier Semiramis. The ship, with a cargo of 80,000 tons of coal, docked at Pivdennyi port in Odesa late in the evening, the port said in a report on its website. The coal will be supplied The post Fourth ...

- Kyiv Post - UA

Snapchat Blocks Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia

Social media platform Snapchat has blocked access to Al Jazeera content in Saudi Arabia, reported BBC.  Snapchat said it was asked by the Saudi authorities to remove the Qatari-backed broadcaster's Discover Publisher Channel because it violated local laws. Qatar is in an ongoing dispute with Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt ...

- Novinite - BG

Egypt to issue USD1.8bn bond by end of Nov

Egypt to issue USD1.8bn bond by end of Nov...

- MENAFN - JO

Qatar to buy 24 Typhoon jets from UK's BAE Systems

Christopher Furlong/Getty Images DOHA - Qatar's defense minister has signed a letter of intent to purchase 24 Typhoon jets from British defense group BAE Systems, in a move that could anger other Gulf countries boycotting Doha. Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain cut diplomatic and trade links with Qatar on June 5, ...

- Business Insider - US

Basena set for contract extension

Egypt have nine points, Uganda seven and Ghana five. The UPDF coach was appointed head coach, along with goalkeeping coach Fred Kajoba, in the aftermath of Micho Sredojevic departure last month

- Daily Monitor - UG

Shipping movements

The following ships are expected in Malta: The CMA CGM Titan from Suez to Valencia, the APL California from Koper to Damietta, the Okee Ann Mari from Algiers to Mersin, the Durande from Tanger Med to Odessa , the Northern Guard from Port Said to Casablanca, the Cardiff from Antwerp to Piraeus, the Safmarine Nakuru from ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Hamas said ready for first Palestinian election since 2006

September 17, 2017, 5:21 PM The Palestinian terrorist Hamas group, after meeting senior Egyptian officials in Cairo, is offering to dissolve the committee which rules the Gaza Strip and hold a general election for the first time since 2006. Its representatives also say they are willing to hold talks with the rival Fatah to ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

Hamas says ready to end feud with Fatah, hold polls

Hamas said it had agreed to key demands made by Fatah: dissolving the so-called administrative committee, while saying it was ready for elections and negotiations toward a unity government. Hamas chief Ismail Haniya agreed to take such steps in talks with Egyptian officials in Cairo last week, a Hamas official has said.

- Times Of India - IN

Egypt Court Upholds Jailed President Morsi's Life Sentence

Mohamed Morsi is sentenced to life in prison by Egypt's highest appellate court for spying on behalf of Qatar. In June 2016, the Cairo Criminal Court slapped Morsi with 40 years in prison for spying for Qatar' -- a sentence equivalent to life in prison. Morsi is Egypt's first democratically elected president who was ousted ...

- Albawaba - UK

Ahead of UN meeting, Abbas prepares united Arab position

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is conducting consultations with Egypt, Jordan and Saudi Arabia in order to present US President Donald Trump with a united Arab position for the two-state solution.

- Al-Monitor - EG

Saudi Ambassador to Egypt Meets with His Swedish Counterpart

Saudi Ambassador to Egypt Meets with His Swedish Counterpart...

- MENAFN - JO

Pigeon Battles of Cairo: Egypt's High-Flying Sport

A pigeon fighter attempts to beat a rival neighbourhood in his final duel before family pressure forces him to quit.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Racism is behind outlandish theories about Africa's ancient architecture

The pyramids of Giza on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt. Mohamed Abd El Ghany/ReutersSome of the most impressive buildings and cities ever made by humans can be found in Africa: the ruined city of Great Zimbabwe, Mapungubwe in South Africa, Kenya's Gedi Ruins and Meroe in Sudan. Perhaps the most awe-inspiring of these are the ...

- The Conversation - UK

Christopher Kimball's 6 favorite books about food

Apricots on the Nile by Colette Rossant . Memorable for both its gentle sweetness and the writer's portrait of her Egyptian-Jewish grandparents' household in 1930s Cairo. Ahmet the cook prepares a wedding feast with sambusak , stuffed quail, zalabia , and pistachio-stuffed kunafa . The Billionaire's Vinegar by Benjamin ...

- The Week - US

Egypt's Minister of Trade inks MoU with Siemens for industrial zones

Egypt's Minister of Trade inks MoU with Siemens for industrial zones...

- MENAFN - JO

Egypt court upholds life sentence for former president

Court in Egypt upholds life sentence against Mohammed Morsi on charges of spying for Qatar.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

News24.com | Egypt court upholds life sentence against Morsi

A top Egyptian court has upheld a life sentence for ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in a case revolving around state documents leaked to Qatar, a judicial official says.

- News24.com - ZA

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