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News Egypt » Alexandria: Royal Dutch Shell to resume deep-water exploration off Egypt

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-shell-egypt/royal-dutch-shell-to-resume-deep-water-exploration-off-egypt-idUSKBN1HO16B
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

ALEXANDRIA, Egypt (Reuters) - Royal Dutch Shell said it will resume deep-water exploration for oil and gas off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, Executive Vice President Sami Iskander told a news conference on Tuesday. Egypt is looking to production from ...

News Egypt » Alexandria: Egypt Takes Measures to Block the Deadly Blue Whale Game

News channel or source: https://www.albawaba.com/editorchoice/egypt-takes-measures-block-deadly-blue-whale-game-1120534
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Egypt’s Attorney-General Nabil Sadek ordered the blocking ... In another instance, a 15-year-old schoolgirl in Alexandria attempted to commit suicide with a toxic substance to fulfill a challenge of the game. Several steps were taken to combat the ...

News Egypt » Alexandria: Egypt exhibiting previously unseen Ptolemaic artifacts

News channel or source: http://www.wral.com/egypt-exhibiting-previously-unseen-ptolemaic-artifacts/17497226/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

CAIRO — Egypt is exhibiting artifacts from the Ptolemaic period ... mission unearthed the artifacts in the Taposiris Magna area in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria. Mission chief Kathleen Martinez tells The Associated Press the artifacts will help ...

News Egypt » Alexandria: Resurrecting the Extinct Jewish Community of Port Said, Egypt

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/egypt/.premium-giving-the-jews-of-port-said-a-name-that-will-endure-forever-1.6013149
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

A 1885 map of Egypt and the Basin of the Nile.W. & A ... Postcard Trust Putting together the puzzle As opposed to the Jewish communities of Cairo and Alexandria, a number of whose sons and daughters wrote fascinating memoirs about their communities ...

News Egypt » Alexandria: Egypt: 300 Cleopatra Era Artifacts Displayed for First Time At Egyptian Museum

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804190716.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

The antiquities were excavated by a Dominican archaeological mission who has been operating in Egypt for about 10 years in the Taposiris Magna area in Alexandria. Anany hailed the exhibition as "unprecedented and distinguished". One of the most important ...

News Egypt » Alexandria: Egypt debates how to block dangerous viral games

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/04/blue-whale-claims-lives-in-egypt.html
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Khaled was not the only recent Blue Whale Challenge victim in Egypt. On April 9, the Alexandria Security Directorate confirmed that a female high school student tried to commit suicide by consuming rat poison after playing the game. Deaths related to this ...

News Egypt » Alexandria: 'We Never Fear Bombs or Death': Church in Egypt Grows Despite Jihadist Threats

News channel or source: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2018/april/we-never-fear-bombs-or-death-church-in-egypt-grows-despite-jihadist-threats
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

A few hours later, a second bomb hit Saint Mark's Cathedral in Alexandria. More than 125 people were injured in both attacks. A year on, Egypt's Coptic Christians know the threats against them are still very real. "When security knows I'm going to a ...

News Egypt » Alexandria: Rights group urges Egypt’s president to end violations

News channel or source: http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2018/apr/10/rights-group-urges-egypts-president-to-end-violati/
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

Egypt has justified such measures by saying it is trying to restore stability after years of unrest and combat an Islamic State-led insurgency in the Sinai Peninsula. On Tuesday, a military court in Alexandria ordered the review of 36 death sentences of ...

News Egypt » Alexandria: Sisi Is All But Assured A Second Term In Egypt's Presidential Election

News channel or source: http://wfae.org/post/sisi-all-assured-second-term-egypts-presidential-election
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

SCOTT SIMON, HOST: Egyptian officials are tightening security ahead of Monday's presidential elections as they investigate a deadly car bomb in Alexandria today. Egypt's President Sisi, a former army general who came to power after a military coup ...

News Egypt » Alexandria: Egypt military court refers 36 defendants to Mufti for death penalty

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-court/egypt-military-court-refers-36-defendants-to-mufti-for-death-penalty-idUSKBN1HH2XC
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

and two that hit churches in Alexandria and Tanta on the same day in April 2017 and killed more than 45 people. Islamic State claimed responsibility for all three attacks. Egypt requires that courts refer cases to the Grand Mufti for consideration of the ...