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  • Bundestag Urged to Reject Security Deal With Egypt Over Human Rights Concerns 25 Apr 2017 03:43 Sputnik International Europe 06:17 25.04.2017Get short URL MOSCOW (Sputnik) — According to the watchdog, Berlin could end up being engaged in serious human rights violations if approves the security deal with Cairo. "The German parliament should reject a proposed security …
  • Pope refuses armoured car in Egypt despite risk 25 Apr 2017 01:55 Irish Independent The Pope will fly from Rome to Cairo on Friday for a two-day visit intended to build on inter-faith dialogue with Muslim leaders and to show solidarity with beleaguered Christian communities in the Middle East. Despite his vulnerability as a potential …
  • Fossil find reveals skunk-sized predator roamed Egypt 34 million years ago 24 Apr 2017 23:24 CBC Scientists have discovered a small, skunk-sized mammalian predator with a fearsome set of teeth that roamed what is now modern-day Egypt 34 million years ago. In a paper published in PLOS ONE, scientists detail Masrasector nananubis, a land-dweller with …
  • News24.com | Egypt sentences 20 to death over police killings 24 Apr 2017 22:06 News24 Cairo - An Egyptian court on Monday sentenced 20 people to death for the killing of 13 policemen in the aftermath of the ouster nearly four years ago of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi. On August 14, 2013, a month after Morsi was overthrown by the army, …
  • In the second half of 2016/17 MY, Ukraine increased wheat shipments to Egypt - APK-Inform 24 Apr 2017 21:52 APK Inform Agrinews Yesterday, 15:00 Source: APK-Inform Views: 212 After some reduction in grain purchases in the first half of 2016/17 MY, Egypt restored its position of the key country-importer of Ukrainian wheat in the second half of the season. Since January …
  • Works with Egypt’s Poultry Industry 24 Apr 2017 20:55 4-traders USSEC consultant Dr. Gary Butcher, a professor of at the University of Florida's College of Veterinary Medicine, traveled to Egypt from April 8 - 13. His program, which was coordinated by USSEC - Middle East/North African (MENA), provided an …
  • Angola’s presidential council proposes August 23 for national vote 24 Apr 2017 20:08 Nile TV International Angola’s Council of the Republic, a presidential group that consults on national decisions, has proposed Aug. 23 for a national election, state radio reported on Monday, a decision which hangs on President Jose Eduardo dos Santos’ approval. Dos Santos, 74 …
  • FM Shoukry heads to Athens, held meeting with Greek PM Tsipras 24 Apr 2017 20:08 Nile TV International Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Monday that his country considers Egypt is the cornerstone of stability in the Middle East region. The comments came as Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry held talks with Tsipras on Monday in the framework of his …
  • Papa Akuyembekezeka Kuyendera Dziko la Egypt 24 Apr 2017 19:51 Malawi News
  • The Guardian view on Egypt’s dictatorship: a war of Sisi’s own making 24 Apr 2017 19:03 The Guardian The news that Egypt’s army shot dead up to eight unarmed detainees, including a minor, in the Sinai peninsula and tried to cover up the extrajudicial killings by claiming they had happened in combat should alarm all those interested in the cause of …