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Egypt's Brotherhood offers support to presidential hopeful Sami Anan

23 January, 2018

A senior Muslim Brotherhood leader has written an open letter to a retired Egyptian army general seeking to run for president, listing the outlawed group's conditions for supporting his candidacy.

Chinese, Russian visitors boost Middle East tourism

21 January, 2018

The Middle East region drew 58 million foreign tourists last year, nearly five percent more than 2016, the Madrid-based WTO said in its latest figures.

US government shutdown threat: Pence to continue MidEast trip

20 January, 2018

US Vice President Mike Pence will still visit Egypt, Jordan and Israel this week despite a partial shutdown of federal government services looming in Washington.

Egypt's President Sisi announces bid for re-election

19 January, 2018

Egypt's President Sisi, who came to power in a military coup, has announced his candidacy for re-election when the first round of polls open in March.

Pence visit showcases dilemma facing Egypt, Jordan leaders

18 January, 2018

Pence's Middle East visit will take place amid sky-high tensions and anti-US sentiment in the region, meaning Sisi and Abdullah must tread carefully to maintain their alliances.

Sisi replaces Egypt's intelligence chief ahead of elections

18 January, 2018

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has appointed Major General Abbas Kamel as interim chief of the country’s General Intelligence Service, state television reported on Thursday.

Ethiopian PM arrives in Egypt for talks on Nile

18 January, 2018

Ethiopia’s prime minister arrived in Cairo on Wednesday for a two-day visit to discuss a massive dam that Egypt fears will cut into its share of the Nile

Abbas slam's Trump's Jerusalem move as 'sinful'

17 January, 2018

Mahmoud Abbas told a conference in Egypt that the Trump administration's policy on Jerusalem is 'sinful' and 'ill-fated.'

Egypt vows to protect 'water rights' amid Nile-basin tensions

16 January, 2018

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday vowed to protect Egypt's water supply while striving to maintain peace between the Nile upstream countries of Sudan and Ethiopia.

Russian flag carrier resuming flights to Egypt in February

16 January, 2018

Russia's flag carrier Aeroflot can start flying again from Moscow to Cairo from the end of February, Chief Executive Officer of the Russian flag carrier Vitaly Savelyev told reporters Tuesday.

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