Category: Egypt


Multiple Egyptian police officers died Friday in a shootout with militants in the country’s Western desert, security officials said. Egypt’s Interior Ministry said the raid happened after security officials learned of a group of militants hiding in the Giza province […]


A race for the helm of the United Nations’ cultural agency has exposed a diplomatic tiff between Egypt and Qatar. On Friday, UNESCO selected former French culture minister Audrey Azoulay as its new chief after edging Qatar’s Hamad bin Abdulaziz […]


News tells the stories of people, but that can sometimes be muddled with big headlines, dramatized coverage, and an endless flood of hashtag reactions. By putting the week’s news in perspective, we plan to share with our readers how we […]


Egypt has dismissed reports about conceding any territory as part of “the deal of the century” that is being promoted by U.S. President Donald Trump as the formula for resolving the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. “President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi cannot give up a […]