Thursday, April 9, 2020

Tag: egypt

Bashar al-Assad: Extreme Islam, Extreme Devotion to...

President Bashar al-Assad recently gave an interview to Syrian al-Thawra daily. In the interview, President Assad talks about the ongoing conflict in his country as...

African Union Suspends Egypt Over Coup

The African Union announced Friday that it has suspended Egypt from membership after the military ouster of democratically elected President Mohammed Morsi. AU Commission head...

President Obama Lumped With Morsi by Egyptian...

It may appear that the U.S. media and most Americans are sympathetic to the anti-Mohammed Morsi protesters in Egypt, which eventually led to the military...

President Mohamed Morsi Ousted by Egypt’s Military

Egypt’s military has ousted Mohamed Morsi, the nation’s first freely elected president, according to a New York Times report Wednesday. The military suspended the...

Egypt’s President Morsi Rejects Army’s Ultimatum

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has lost the support of some in his cabinet - along with the sympathies of much of the public. To...

Egypt, Its Streets a Tinderbox, Braces For...

 CAIRO - Thousands of members of the Muslim Brotherhood, many wearing hard hats and armed with makeshift clubs, are camped near the presidential palace...

Ethiopian Refugees Face Dam Backlash in Egypt

For months, Gutama Gallatobati, a proud farmer and mechanic of Oromo descent languished in an Ethiopian prison over accusations he burned an Ethiopian flag....

Egypt and Ethiopia Vow to Defuse Dam...

Ethiopia and Egypt have agreed to hold further talks to quell tensions over the building of a new dam on the Blue Nile, their...

Egypt Threatens Ethiopia Over Nile Dam Construction

Egypt's president has warned Ethiopia that “all options are open" in dealing with its construction of a Nile dam that threatens to leave Egypt...

Africa: Lost Egyptian City Revealed – Video

Artifacts from the lost Egyptian city of Heracleion have been discovered after 1,200 years under water.

Caught on Camera: Egyptian Politicians Weigh Covert...

Apparently unaware they were being filmed on live TV, Egyptian politicians meeting with Egypt’s president on Monday proposed to sabotage Ethiopia’s plans to build...

United States, Sudan’s Relations Tell the Tale...

Diplomatic relations between United States and the Sudan were as normal as they could be following Sudan's independence in 1956. The only time they...

New Pyramids Discovered in Egypt and Sudan

You'd think archaeologists would have found all the pyramids of Africa by now, but two recent discoveries show there's a lot more to be...

ABS Honors Ptahhotep For his Instructions on...

Ptahhotep was an ancient Egyptian official during the late 25th century BC and early 24th century BC. He was the city administrator and vizier...

Angry Protests in Egypt Mark 2nd Anniversary...

There is a profound sense of disappointment in Egypt two years after the revolution that overthrew President Hosni Mubarak, and the anger and frustration...

Egyptian President Morsi Condemned for Zionist Remarks

Anti-semitic remarks from Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi will not prevent the country from receiving economic aid from the United States, based on public comments...

The World’s Most Profitable Stock Markets Are...

The Egyptian stock market has emerged the most appreciating stock market in the world for the just concluded year, as investors were rewarded with a...

Egypt Constitution Passes With Large Majority, Despite...

Despite weeks of protests, opponents of Egypt’s new Islamist constitution failed to prevent its passing by a large margin. The new constitution gained the...

More Fighting in Egypt Before the 2nd...

The day before the second half of the Egyptian populace is set to vote on a new constitution, violent clashes broke out today in...

Hosni Mubarak Admitted to Military Hospital After...

Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak was admitted to a Cairo military hospital for treatment on Wednesday, after injuring himself in prison last Friday. The...

Egyptian Democracy Tested By Constitution Vote

On Friday, Egyptian citizens exercised their recently earned right to vote for or against a new constitution that some fear might bring the country’s...