Category Archives: politics

General Assembly Adopts Work Programme, Agenda for Seventy-Fourth Session, Retaining Items on Responsibility to Protect, Situation in Ukraine

The General Assembly, acting on the recommendation of its General Committee, today adopted the work programme and agenda for its seventy-fourth session, deciding to include the item responsibility to protect � among a range of others � in its discussions …

Ethiopia rejects Egypt’s plan for operating giant dam on the Nile

ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia rejected a proposal by Egypt to operate a $4 billion hydropower dam the Horn of Africa country is constructing on the Nile, further deepening a dispute between the two nations over the project.

In a press conference, …

Sisi leads military funeral of former army chief of staff

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi led on Thursday the military funeral of former chief of staff Ibrahim Orabi, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi said.

He offered his condolences to the family of the deceased, who is considered a landmark in the …

Egyptian MPs discuss in Moscow ties with Russia, regional issues

An Egyptian parliamentary delegation discussed in Moscow on Friday means of promoting bilateral relations and establishing stability and security in the Middle East.

A statement by the House of Representatives Foreign Relations Committee said that the two sides discussed cooperation …

PM: Gov’t aims at fully mechanizing 174 services for citizens through one-window

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli asserted the importance of the visit he paid to Port Said governorate in the presence of ministers and council of governors.

In statements following the end of his tour in Port Said, Madbouli underlined that President …