EGYPT AND ETHIOPIA TO DISCUSS NILE DAM DISPUTE – PM

CAIRO– Egypt said it would hold talks with Ethiopia in the next two weeks to iron out differences over an Ethiopian dam on the River Nile that Cairo sees as a threat to its water supplies.

The two countries and …

Third Committee Approves 13 Drafts on Persons with Disabilities, Ageing, Human Trafficking amid Protracted Votes on Human Rights in Syria, Myanmar

The Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) expressed itself on human rights situations in Myanmar and Syria, as well as on human trafficking and inclusive development for persons with disabilities, approving 13 draft resolutions on those and other topics in …

Third Committee Approves 13 Drafts on Persons with Disabilities, Ageing, Human Trafficking amid Protracted Votes on Human Rights in Syria, Myanmar

The Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) expressed itself on human rights situations in Myanmar and Syria, as well as on human trafficking and inclusive development for persons with disabilities, approving 13 draft resolutions on those and other topics in …

Netanyahu’s Main Coalition Partner Pushes for Early Election

Israel moved closer to early elections Friday after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s main coalition partner, the ultra-nationalist Jewish Home party, said it wants a vote as soon as possible, and will press for consultations on a date on Sunday.

The …

EGYPT TO CONTINUE PEACE EFFORTS IN WAR-RAVAGED GAZA: OFFICIAL

CAIRO, Egypt- Egypt said that, it will continue efforts to cool off conditions in the Gaza Strip, after two days of fierce fighting between Gaza militants and the Israeli army.

Addressing a meeting of the Arab League council, on the …