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News Egypt » Politics: Egyptian president tempted to expand term after crushing electoral victory

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/apr/22/abdel-fattah-el-sissi-egypts-president-tempted-to-/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

There are questions that consume Egyptian politics and loom over the entire region for days. Having amassed so much power after the disruptions of the Arab Spring, what does the president plan to do with it? And how legitimate and lasting will be the ...

News Egypt » Politics: Watchdog warns of humanitarian crisis in Egypt's Sinai

News channel or source: https://townhall.com/news/politics-elections/2018/04/23/watchdog-warns-of-humanitarian-crisis-in-egypts-sinai-n2473570
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

CAIRO (AP) — A leading international rights group is warning of a humanitarian crisis in the northern part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula amid severe restrictions on the movement of people and goods due to a massive security operation against Islamic militants.

News Egypt » Politics: Egypt: EOHR Demands the Suspension of Investigations of Al Masry Al Youm's Case

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804230462.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

EOHR reminds the Egyptian authorities that such freedoms are safeguarded by the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights which Egypt is party to. In addition, that on Article 71 of the constitution prohibits imposing any form of censorship over ...

News Egypt » Politics: The Politics Behind the Palestinian March of Return

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/04/18/the-politics-behind-the-palestinian-march-of-return/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

It calls for “civil resistance,” i.e., forcing Israel to comply with Palestinian demands via political measures that ... threatening to unleash a massive confrontation may result in Egypt permanently opening the Rafah crossing or the resumption ...

News Egypt » Politics: Ethiopia: Behind Egypt's Intention of Giving Political Fig Leaf to GERD's Technical Issue

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804130250.html
Publication date: hursday 12 April 2018

The construction of Ethiopia's flagship project, Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is almost inches away from completion while the trilateral negotiations among Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on technical issues once again failed to lead to agreement as ...

News Egypt » Politics: Egyptian mosque bill could pit government against top religious body

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/04/egypt-al-azhar-state-standoff-over-endowments-draft-law.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

islamic law, egyptian parliament, mosques Ahmed Fouad is an Egyptian journalist working as newsroom assistant manager for Al-Shorouk. He specializes in coverage of Islamists and analysis of the political situation in Egypt, especially after June 30, 2013.

News Egypt » Politics: The McCabe-Stockman Lesson: In Politics, Clean Up Your Own Nest First

News channel or source: https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/04/andrew-mccabe-steve-stockman-poor-character-bipartisan/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

But when federal investigators began sniffing around, Stockman ordered Posey to leave Alaska and head for Egypt, where he tried unsuccessfully to keep all of their sham schemes afloat. The conservative movement should have removed Stockman from politics ...

News Egypt » Politics: Sudan asserts political will to complete electric interconnection with Egypt

News channel or source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2018/04/15/sudan-asserts-political-will-complete-electric-interconnection-egypt/
Publication date: Sunday 15 April 2018

Egypt and Sudan have the political well and readiness to complete the necessary steps to complete the implementation of electric interconnection between them, Sudanese Minister of Water Resources, Irrigation, and Electricity Moataz Mousa said in a press ...

News Egypt » Politics: In Egyptian Temple, a New Bust of Marcus Aurelius

News channel or source: http://www.newser.com/story/258235/in-egyptian-temple-a-new-bust-of-marcus-aurelius.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Egypt hopes such discoveries will spur tourism in the country, which has been reeling from political turmoil since the 2011 uprising.

News Egypt » Politics: Political commentator: Egypt should also celebrate the WW1 anniversary in Sinai

News channel or source: http://www.copts-united.com/English/Details.php?I=2132&A=34631
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

In a statement this morning, the Australian-Egyptian journalist and political commentator, Ashraf Helmy, congratulated the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, the Commander-in-Chief of the Egyptian Armed Forces, General Sedki Sobhy , the Minister of ...