Search Results for: "Bab Al-Mandeb"

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By nsnbc On Sunday, April 5th, 2015

Bab al-Mandeb Strait ‘life or death for Egypt’: Sisi

TCP : President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi stated Saturday afternoon that securing Yemen’s strategic Bab al-Mandeb Strait “is a battle of life or death for Egypt.” Speaking after a meeting with members of the Supreme More...

Bab Al-Mandeb Strait. Southern entrance to the Suez Canal.
By nsnbc On Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Former Yemeni FM asks Egypt to secure Bab al-Mandeb Strait

TCP : Former Yemeni Foreign Minister Riyad Yassin said Tuesday Egypt should move fast to secure the Bab al-Mandeb strait to prevent its control by Houthi forces. He told Youm7 that Egyptian government must secure More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Egypt will not tolerate closure of Bab al-Mandeb Strait: Mahlab

The Cairo Post (TCP) : Egypt will never allow the Houthi militants in Yemen to close the Bab al-Mandab strait and would immediately respond by any possible way to prevent the Houthis from gaining control over the More...

Protests against Egypt’s recent decision to acknowledge Saudi Arabia’s sovereignty over the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir - YOUM7
By nsnbc On Thursday, May 26th, 2016

Prison Terms Canceled: Security Factors Drive Egypt’s Transfer of Red Sea Islands to Saudi Arabia

nsnbc : An Egyptian appeals court, on Tuesday, canceled 5-years prison sentences handed to 47 who were protesting against Egypt’s transfer of the two Red Dea islands Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia. The More...

Indiscriminate shelling of residential areas and medical facilities in  Yemen are the order of the day. (archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Yemen Peace Talks Kick Off in Kuwait – A “Civil War”?

nsnbc : Talks about a political settlement to the war in Yemen have kicked off in Kuwait. The talks were started after days of delay. The negotiating parties will have to overcome major hurdles before an agreement More...

Al-Sisi and Xi Jinping during Al-Sisi's earlier visit to China.
By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, January 21st, 2016

Al-Sisi Receives China’s Xi Jinping in Cairo

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Egyptian President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi received Chinese President Xi Jinping in Cairo on Thursday before a scheduled visit at Egypt’s House of Representatives. Xi arrived in Egypt More...

President Sisi and President Xi Jinping during Al-Sisi's 2015 visit to China - Courtesy YOUM7
By Christof Lehmann On Monday, January 18th, 2016

China’s Xi Jinping Heads for Middle East – Defusing an Explosive Region

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : China’s President Xi Jinping is heading to the Middle East, aiming at defusing the tensions in the volatile region of greatest importance for geopolitics and energy-security. China More...

Photo Courtesy Youm7 / The Cairo Post
By nsnbc On Friday, January 15th, 2016

Heavy Clashes in Egypt’s North Sinai Province – Geopolitics

nsnbc : Heavy fighting erupted between Egyptian military and armed insurgents in Egypt’s North Sinai province near a checkpoint south of Sheikh Zuwayad. Egypt is increasingly being drawn into a geopolitical chess-game that More...

Indiscriminate shelling of residential areas and medical facilities in  Yemen are the order of the day. (archives)
By nsnbc On Friday, January 8th, 2016

Arab Foreign Ministers Convene in Cairo to Discuss Yemen and Iran

nsnbc : Arab Foreign Ministers convene in the Egyptian capital Cairo to discuss the situation in Yemen. The situation in Yemen has gained new attention after the eruption of diplomatic rows between several Arab More...

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By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Sunday, October 25th, 2015

Egypt – Saudi Arabia discuss Regional Issues in Cairo

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, on Sunday, arrived in the Egyptian capital Cairo to discuss regional issues with Egyptian President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi More...