Russia Continues Footdragging About Normalization of Aviation Ties with Egypt


nsnbc : Moscow continues dragging its feet with regard to the normalization of aviation ties between Russia and Egypt. After repeated promises last year that relations would be normalized, the Russian parlament now approved a protocol based on a Cabinet decree signed on Friday, but doesn’t state when and how ties will be normalized. The Cabinet More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, February 17th, 2017

Four Cameroonian Soldiers Killed by Land Mine Allegedly Planted by Boko Haram

nsnbc : Four Cameroonian soldiers have been killed and several others injured in a landmine explosion in the country’s northern region. The landmine was allegedly planted or left behind by Boko Haram insurgents. (Boko More...

By Nicoletta Fagiolo On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

The International Criminal Court: A “Big Fish Justice? ”

Nicoletta Fagiolo (nsnbc) : The world’s first permanent international criminal court (the ICC) that came into being on 1 July 2002 was dealt a silent but solid slap on 1 February 2017 when the African Union (AU) More...

By nsnbc On Sunday, February 12th, 2017

Nordic Countries Removed Travel Advisories for Parts of Egypt’s South Sinai and Nile Valley

nsnbc : Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden removed travel advisories for parts Egypt’s South Sinai including the cities of Dahab, Sharm Al-Sheikh and St. Catherine, recognizing the Egypt has significantly More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Politicians must account for the deaths of 94 psychiatric patients in South Africa

Mark Sonderup (TC) : The local government minister for health in Gauteng, South Africa’s wealthiest province, resigned on Tuesday 31 January just before the release of a report into the deaths of 94 mental health More...

By nsnbc On Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Russian Citizen in Egypt Detained for Alleged ISIS Membership and Terror Plans

nsnbc : A Cairo court ordered the detention of a Russian national who was arrested on Thursday. The detained person known as Abdel Hameed Raslan has been charged with alleged links to the Islamic State (a.k.a. More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, February 3rd, 2017

EU Agrees on Measures to Mitigate Human Trafficking and Migration

nsnbc : Member states of the European Union agreed today at a meeting in Malta, on a set of collaborative efforts with Libya and neighboring states to stop the trafficking of migrants through the central Mediterranean. During More...

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu. (archives)
By nsnbc On Monday, January 30th, 2017

Turkey Reopened its Embassy in Libya

nsnbc : Turkey has reopened its embassy in the Libyan capital Tripoli after having closed the facility in 2014. Turkey was one of the main sponsors of Muslim Brotherhood and Al-Qaeda linked “rebels” More...

By nsnbc On Saturday, January 28th, 2017

Al-Sisi Urges Egypt’s Parliament to Reform Divorce Law and Empower Women

nsnbc : Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi urges the Egyptian parliament to urgently adopt legislation to reform law regulating divorce between Muslim men and women in the country. (archives) The parliament More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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President Adama Barrow Arrived in The Gambia to Claim His Presidency

nsnbc : President Adama Barrow who elections in December 2016 and was inaugurated in Senegal earlier this month as ex-president Yahya Jammeh refused to step down finally arrived in The Gambia’s capital Banjul More...