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Egypt's Sisi to meet Trump on April 3

29 March, 2017

The White House has announced that Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi would make an "official visit" to Washington on 3 April to "discuss a range of bilateral and regional issues".

Europe's unfortunate return to pragmatism over Egypt

28 March, 2017

Comment: Merkel's visit was just the latest to endorse the police state built by Sisi in exchange for help on curbing migration to Europe, writes Alaa Bayoumi

Sisi's NATO-like pan-Arab force would fail

27 March, 2017

Comment: The consensus that would be required to establish a NATO-like Arab force is sorely lacking, especially on the issue of Syria, writes Yousef Khalil.

Sisi meets Bahraini king to 'diffuse Egypt-Saudi tensions'

27 March, 2017

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi of Egypt is reportedly due to meet King Hamad bin Issa Al-Khalifah of Bahrain to patch up an ongoing rift between Cairo and Riyadh.

Egypt hands journalists one-year suspended jail sentence

25 March, 2017

An Egypt appeals court on Saturday handed the former head of the journalists' union and two members a suspended one-year jail sentence for "harbouring fugitives".

Ousted former Egyptian President Mubarak freed from detention: lawyer

24 March, 2017

Egypt's ousted president Hosni Mubarak left a Cairo military hospital on Friday where he had spent much of his six-year detention, his lawyer said.

Lebanon's Hariri meets Sisi ahead of Trump visit

22 March, 2017

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo on Tuesday to discuss security concerns and regional issues.

Arab 'diplomatic boycott' if US moves embassy to Jerusalem

21 March, 2017

Arab nations have been called to close their embassies in Washington if the US moves its Israel embassy to Jerusalem, in a show of solidarity with Palestine.

Egypt MP says social media activists should be 'executed'

20 March, 2017

Social media users are 'more dangerous than spies' an Egyptian MP has said, calling for strict punishments against those who criticise the state.

Saudi Aramco resumes Egypt oil deliveries

20 March, 2017

Saudi Arabia's state oil company Aramco has delivered the first two oil shipments to Egypt after deliveries were suspended for several months over political differences, an oil ministry spokesperson said.

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