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'Release Nubian activists' Amnesty International tells Egypt

12 September, 2017

Amnesty International has urged Egypt to release 24 Nubian activists who were arrested for holding a protest demanding greater respect from Cairo for their cultural rights.

Egypt's conscripts serving the army's economic empire

05 September, 2017

The long read: Instead of creating paid jobs for civilians, Sisi is using Egyptian army conscripts to build his engineering megaprojects. The private sector is not happy, writes Jamal Boukhari.

Man killed in Egypt raid on Nile 'squatter island'

17 July, 2017

One man has been killed and 56 people injured after clashes between squatters and Egyptian security forces during a raid on an island in the Nile.

Egypt 'to build naval base on Eritrea's Nora island'

29 April, 2017

The Eritrean opposition have released details on a new Egyptian naval port - but questions have emerged in Ethiopia over Cairo's real motivations for the hyper-expensive infrastructure project.

Egypt's Sisi and South Sudan's Kiir strike 'dirty deal'

10 January, 2017

As Egypt continues to court Nile Basin countries, President Sisi met with South Sudan's leader in Cairo amid ongoing fears about the future of a controversial Ethiopian dam project.

Who are you calling soft? Zawahiri takes on Baghdadi

07 January, 2017

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri lashed out against his rival Islamic State group's Abubakr al-Baghdadi for his 'dishonest propaganda' saying his group were soft towards Shia.

What's the beef? Another 'poison' donkey-meat discovery in Egypt

06 January, 2017

Egyptian authorities on Friday discovered seven tons of donkey meat, dyed red in disguise, which was declared unfit for human consumption by the country's veterinary authority.

Sisi meets with Eritrean leader 'to pressure Addis Ababa'

01 December, 2016

Sisi met with his Eritrean counterpart in Cairo on Tuesday in a meeting that sources have said was a "deliberate move" against Ethiopia.

UN to the rescue

22 November, 2016

Comment: The election of Trump sees the UN inherit a key role which it is not well equipped to perform. Root and branch reform will be necessary, writes Robert Springborg

Israel worried economic, social unrest could topple Sisi regime

18 October, 2016

Israeli and American officials are worried that the Egyptian government could collapse if the severe economic crisis facing the country continues.

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