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Italian minister concerned Egypt ‘too focused on security issues’

Italian minister concerned Egypt ‘too focused on security issues’

Italy’s Minister of Foreign Affairs  Emma Bonino hosted Minister of Foreign Affairs  Nabil Fahmy on Monday, who was in Rome on the first leg of a three stop tour of Europe. The pair discussed regional issues including the Middle East peace process, the situation in Libya and the Syrian conflict, including the recent Geneva II conference. (Photo Ministry of Foreign Affairs handout)

Italy’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Emma Bonino (R) met Minister of Foreign Affairs Nabil Fahmy (L) on Monday and discussed regional issues including the Middle East peace process, the situation in Libya and the Syrian conflict, including the recent Geneva

Stimulus package almost ready

Stimulus package almost ready

Egyptian Finance Minister Ahmed Galal  (AFP PHOTO  ERIC PIERMONT)

Egyptian Finance Minister Ahmed Galal
(AFP PHOTO ERIC PIERMONT)

Reuters – Egypt will announce details of its second stimulus package since Islamist President Mohamed Morsi was ousted in July within days, its finance minister said on Tuesday, aiming to boost …

African Union stands by decision on Egypt suspension

African Union stands by decision on Egypt suspension

The African Union High-Level Panel for Egypt presented its progress report to the Peace and Security Council on Wednesday evening. Courtesy of the African Union

The African Union High-Level Panel for Egypt presented its progress report to the Peace and Security Council on Wednesday evening. Courtesy of the African Union

The African Union (AU) High-Level Panel for Egypt “affirmed the correctness” of the July 2013 …

Mansour updates African leaders ahead of AU meeting on Egypt

Mansour updates African leaders ahead of AU meeting on Egypt

Interim President Adly Mansour  (AFP PHOTO / LOUISA GOULIAMAKI)

Interim President Adly Mansour
(AFP PHOTO / LOUISA GOULIAMAKI)

Interim President Adly Mansour sent letters to leaders of African nations ahead of an African Union Peace and Security Council meeting, which will include a discussion on developments in Egypt.

The …

MidEast Stocks: Egypt surges after Sisi cleared for presidency vote; UAE markets rebound

MidEast Stocks: Egypt surges after Sisi cleared for presidency vote; UAE markets rebound

An Egyptian man carrying a poster with portraits of late Egyptian presidents Gamal Abdel Nasser (L) and Anwar Sadat (R) alongside Egypt's Defence Minister army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (C), stands next to the site of a bomb that wounded five policemen near Cairo metro station, on January 24, 2013. Egypt's army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, whom the military has endorsed for the presidency after he ousted a civilian leader, has emerged as a nationalist icon in the mould of Gamal Abdel Nasser. Sisi, 59, has not yet said whether he will seek the country's highest office, but Egypt's military commanders on January 27, 2014 said in a statement that "the people's trust in Sisi is a call that must be heeded as the free choice of the people."  (AFP FILE PHOTO/MOHAMED EL-SHAHED)

An Egyptian man carrying a poster with portraits of late Egyptian presidents Gamal Abdel Nasser (L) and Anwar Sadat (R) alongside Egypt’s Defence Minister army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (C), stands next to the site of a bomb that wounded