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The spokesperson for the Presidency Alaa Youssef denied recent media reports about proposals for the settlement of Palestinians in the Sinai.He said this idea was never discussed or proposed by any Arab or foreign official with Egyptian officials; adding that the idea was both unrealistic and unacceptable, especially given that the Egyptian people have made many sacrifices for Sinai specifically, over the past years. Youssef's remarks followed a meeting on…
02.24 / 11:43
egyptindependent.com
The Chairman of EgyptAir Holding Company Safwat Mesallam received, on Thursday, a delegation from the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) who have been on a 4-day visit to Cairo to review the security measures on the company's flights to New York, between February 19 to 23. The US aviation inspectors praised the security of EgyptAir flights to New York after they reviewed the Cairo Airport and aircrafts security procedures; contingency plans; procedures for the…
02.24 / 10:13
egyptindependent.com
US-Egypt relations are on the threshold of a new phase after the election of US President Donald Trump, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said.Speaking to the parliament's Foreign Relations Committee Thursday, Shoukry said that Egypt has dealt over the past four decades with successive American administrations through a strategic relationship based on mutual interest and benefit.There have been many external developments during the last six years, said Shoukry, stressing Egypt's…
02.24 / 09:59
egyptindependent.com
Egyptian security officials say suspected Islamic militants gunned down a Coptic Christian inside his home in northern Sinai, the sixth such killing in a month's time in the same region.The officials said on Friday that militants stormed the home of Kamel Youssef, a plumber, and shot him dead in front of his wife and children in the town of el-Arish. The killing comes days after Egypt's Islamic State affiliate, which is based in the Sinai Peninsula, vowed to step up attacks against…
02.24 / 09:14
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If in fact this was an incident of thuggish behaviour coming from a section of the APRC supporters, then the best course of action, in my opinion is to ignore them altogether and let them burn themselves out, and not seek to engage them in[Read…
02.24 / 07:37
kaironews.com
By Ebou Gaye   It is lamentable that oppression is common in many parts of the world, particularly in Africa where it is the order of the day and condoned by many.   This outrageous, provocative act takes various forms, such as harassment; humiliation; torture;[Read…
02.23 / 19:53
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