Tag archive for ‘Egypt’
Tiran_Sanafir_Egypt_Red Sea
By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Egypt transfers Red Sea islands Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, on Saturday, ended months of disputes about the transfer of the Red Sea islands Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia when he ratified the transfer More...

Moshe Dayan (L) in 1967. Tom Pearlman, Jr. via Wikimedia Commons
By nsnbc On Monday, June 5th, 2017

Israel’s victory in the Six-Day War was a model of wartime media strategy

James Rodgers (TC) : Reporting on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is the ultimate challenge in international news. It demands a thick skin. In no other field of international diplomacy are journalists’ words More...

Bodies of victims killed when gunmen stormed a bus in Minya, Egypt, May 26, 2017. Photo courtesy Minya governorate media office.
By nsnbc On Saturday, May 27th, 2017

Egyptian air force strikes insurgents in Libya in response to killing of Copts in Minya

nsnbc : The Egyptian air force responded to a machine-gun attack that killed dozens of Coptic Christians in the country Friday, with air strikes against bases in Libya where Islamist gunmen were believed to be More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Egypt to “regulate” its nuclear Russian roulette

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Egyptian parliament’s Energy and Environment Committee is discussing a proposed law aimed to regulate the construction of nuclear power plants. Omitted from the discourse is More...

By nsnbc On Monday, May 15th, 2017

Egypt poised to achieve self-sufficiency of natural gas by 2018

nsnbc : Tarek Al-Molla, Egypt’sMinister of Oil, said Egypt is poised to achieve self-sufficiency in natural gas by the end of 2018. On Friday al-Molla said that over the past three years 21 projects have been More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Egypt’s Youth Initiative: Al-Sisi Answers Questions in “Ask the President” Session

nsnbc : Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, on Saturday, will personally answer questions put forward by Egyptian youths. The “Ask the President” initiative is being organized by Egypt’s More...

Egyptian F-15 (archives)
By nsnbc On Friday, April 21st, 2017

Egyptian Military Killed 19 ISIS Militants Including Head of Sharia Committee

nsnbc : Egypt’s armed forces, on Thursday, reported that 19 ISIS militants including a top-leader were killed in air strikes carried out in Central and North Sinai provinces. Egyptian F-16(archives) The armed More...

Mamdouh Amin Mohamed Al-Boghdadi identified by Egypt's Interior Ministry as Tanta suicide bomber.  Photo: Ministry of Interior
By nsnbc On Friday, April 14th, 2017

Egypt’s Interior Ministry Identified Tanta Church Suicide Bomber

nsnbc : Egypt’s Interior Ministry identified the suicide bomber who exploded a bomb at St. George’s church in Egypt’s Al Gharbeyya governorate killing 28 and injuring 71 celebrating Palm Sunday as Mamdouh More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, April 10th, 2017

State of Emergency Declared in Egypt

nsnbc : Following deadly bomb attacks in two Coptic Christian churches on Palm Sunday Egypt’s Cabinet, on Monday, approved a decree to impose a nationwide state of emergency for three months. Egyptian President More...

Tanta_Egypt_After the attack on a Coptic Church_Palm Sunday_Apr 2017
By nsnbc On Sunday, April 9th, 2017

At least 35 killed in Explosions at Churches in Egyptian Cities of Alexandria and Tanta

nsnbc : At least 35 people were, according to initial figures killed in two explosions in Coptic churches in the Egyptian cities of Alexandria and Tanta as Coptic Christian congregations were celebrating Palm Sunday. One More...