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Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi attends the Egyptian-Ethiopian relations and common interests bilateral meeting at the National Palace in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, March 24, 2015. Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi is in Ethiopia for a two-day official visit. (Xinhua/Michael Tewelde)

Egypt’s president renews state of emergency for 3 months

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has issued a decree for renewing the state of emergency nationwide for three months starting Monday, state-run Ahram...
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Calls for boycott of French products grow after Macron’s remarks

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Calls to boycott French goods have gained momentum in Muslim countries in response to French President Emmanuel Macron's support for cartoons depicting Islam's...
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Voter apathy to triumph in Egypt’s parliamentary elections

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Egypt is set to hold its parliamentary polls later this month to elect 568 lawmakers for a five-year term, more than two months after...
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Arrest of Muslim Brotherhood leader may lead to group collapse – experts

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The outlawed Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood group is heading towards full disintegration after the recent arrest of its Acting Supreme Guide Mahmoud Ezzat and the...
Egyptian soldiers patrol near the sites attacked on Jan. 29, in Arish, North Sinai Province, Egypt, on Jan. 31, 2015. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday strongly condemned Thursday's terrorist attacks in Sinai, Egypt, of which the death toll rose to 33. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Egyptian army says 77 terrorists killed in North Sinai

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The Egyptian army announced on Sunday that its forces have recently killed 77 terrorists in the country's restive North Sinai Province. In...
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Egypt confirms 103 new COVID-19 cases, 97,340 in total

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Egypt confirmed on Sunday 103 new COVID-19 infections, raising the total cases registered in the country since the outbreak of the pandemic to 97,340,...
President of France Emmanuel Macron (R) and President of Egypt Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L)

Egypt and France FMs discuss regional crises

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Egyptian and French foreign ministers discussed on Sunday regional crises including the Palestinian-Israeli conflict as well as the latest developments in war-torn Libya and...
A researcher of CapitalBio Corporation shows a virus nucleic acid detection kit for six respiratory pathogens on March 10. Six respiratory pathogens, including the COVID-19, can be detected simultaneously within one and a half hours, requiring samples of only respiratory droplets. (Photo by Jiang Wenjie, People’s Daily Online)

Egypt reports 111 new COVID-19 cases, lowest since April 10

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Egypt reported on Thursday 111 new COVID-19 infections, the lowest daily cases since April 10, raising the total number registered in the country since...
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Iraq’s COVID-19 cases cross 190,000 mark; Morocco re-tightens preventive measures amid surge of infections

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Iraq's total COVID-19 cases surpassed 190,000 on Thursday as the pandemic continued to rage. Meanwhile, Morocco reimposed strict preventive measures in major cities to...
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Egyptian medical team arrives in Beirut to help injured victims

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A team of 21 Egyptian surgeons and doctors arrived in Beirut airport on Saturday to help with the treatment of those injured in the...
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9 killed as truck collides with minibus in Egypt

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At least nine people were killed and seven others wounded as a truck collided with a passenger minibus Sunday on a highway in...
A trapped worker calls for help from the rubble of a collapsed building in Pathumthani province, central Thailand, Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. A six-story building under construction on the outskirts of Thailand's capital collapsed Monday, killing a number of workers and trapping several others underneath the rubble, police said. (AP Photo) THAILAND OUTThe Associated Press

8 people killed in building collapse in Egypt’s Delta city

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At least eight persons were killed after a five-storey building collapsed in the Egyptian Delta city of Mahala, state-run Ahram newspaper reported on Friday. According...
People wearing face masks are seen on an airplane from Cairo to Hurghada, Egypt, on June 18, 2020. Egypt reported on Thursday 1,218 new COVID-19 infections, bringing the total cases registered in the country since mid-February to 50,437, said Egyptian Health Ministry. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Egypt registers 511 new COVID-19 infections cases amid decline of new infections, deaths

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Egypt recorded on Saturday 511 new COVID-19 infections, taking the total cases registered in the country since mid-February to 91,583, said the Egyptian Health...
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Egypt and France conduct joint naval drills in Mediterranean Sea

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Egyptian and French naval forces carried out on Saturday maritime drills in the Mediterranean Sea, the Egyptian Armed Forces said in a statement. ...
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Egypt says foiling terrorist plans for rioting ahead of senate elections

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Egypt's police has frustrated terrorist plans for carrying out riots and sabotage operations ahead of the Senate elections that will be held in August,...
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Egypt sees drop in daily COVID-19 deaths as total infections nudge 90,000

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Egypt reported on Wednesday 41 deaths from COVID-19, the lowest in nearly six weeks, bringing the death toll to 4,440, said the Health Ministry. ...
A general view of the Blue Nile river as it passes through the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), near Guba in Ethiopia, on December 26, 2019. - The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, a 145-metre-high, 1.8-kilometre-long concrete colossus is set to become the largest hydropower plant in Africa. (AFP)

Egypt agrees with Ethiopia, Sudan to prioritize reaching binding deal on filling, operating GERD

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Egypt has agreed with Ethiopia and Sudan to prioritize reaching a binding deal on the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam...
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Egypt, France, Germany FMs discuss Libyan crisis

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed on Wednesday with his French and German counterparts the recent developments in war-torn Libya. Shoukry stressed...
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Egypt’s president says keen to reach full agreement on Nile dam

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Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Tuesday that his country is keen to achieve progress in controversial issues that are essential to reach a...
Egyptian soldiers patrol near the sites attacked on Jan. 29, in Arish, North Sinai Province, Egypt, on Jan. 31, 2015. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Saturday strongly condemned Thursday's terrorist attacks in Sinai, Egypt, of which the death toll rose to 33. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

18 terrorists killed as Egyptian army thwarts terror attack in North Sinai

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Egypt's army announced on Tuesday that it killed 18 terrorists as its forces thwarted a major terror attack on a military outpost in North...
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Egypt reports 47 deaths from COVID-19, lowest daily record in 5 weeks

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Egypt on Tuesday reported 47 new deaths from COVID-19, the lowest daily record since June 13, as the death toll from the coronavirus in...
Some Libya Dawn fighters go into the combat zone on their armed vehicles near Bir al-Ghanam, Libya, on March 21, 2015. Clashes continued between Libya Dawn fighters and pro-government forces on Saturday near Bir al-Ghanam, some 90 kilometers southwest of the capital Tripoli. (Xinhua/Hamza Turkia)

Egypt and Russia FMs discuss developments in Libya

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry held a phone conversation with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday, and discussed bilateral ties as well as...

Egypt records 627 new COVID-19 cases, total infections near 90,000

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Egypt reported on Monday 627 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total infections in the country since mid-February to 88,402, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. ...
A man watches a big screen displaying the booster rocket of the Hope Probe ahead of its launch from Tanegashima Island in Japan, at the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates July 20, 2020. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

UAE 1st Mars orbiter “ambitious and pioneering” in Arab world

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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday celebrated the launch of its Hope probe, Arab world's first Mars orbiter, deemed as an ambitious and...
Egyptian soldiers stand guard outside a polling station in Cairo, Egypt, on Nov. 22, 2015. Egyptians began voting Sunday in the second phase of the country's first parliamentary election since Islamist President Mohamed Morsi was ousted in 2013. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Egyptian Parliament mandates army to fight abroad to “protect national security”

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The Egyptian Parliament issued on Monday a mandate allowing the Egyptian president to send troops abroad to "protect national security." The parliament's...
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Egyptian, U.S. presidents discuss latest developments in war-torn Libya

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Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump discussed during a phone conversation on Monday the recent developments in the war-torn Libya. ...
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Egypt extends state of emergency for 3 months

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Egypt's parliament, or the House of Representatives, approved on Monday a presidential decree extending the state of emergency in the country for three more...
People wearing face masks are seen on an airplane from Cairo to Hurghada, Egypt, on June 18, 2020. Egypt reported on Thursday 1,218 new COVID-19 infections, bringing the total cases registered in the country since mid-February to 50,437, said Egyptian Health Ministry. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Egypt registers 603 new COVID-19 cases, lowest in 2 months

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Egypt confirmed on Sunday 603 new COVID-19 infections, raising the total cases registered in the country since mid-February to 87,775, said the Egyptian Health...
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Egypt’s top defense council discuss Libyan crisis, Ethiopia’s Nile dam

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Egypt's National Defense Council (NDC), headed by President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, discussed on Sunday the latest developments of the Libyan crisis and the Ethiopian grand...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

Egypt voices rejection of foreign, non-Arab intervention in Yemen

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Egypt supports Yemen's security and stability and rejects any foreign, non-Arab intervention in the country, Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly told reporters on Sunday. ...