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Has Biden fallen at the first hurdle with Sisi?

25 February, 2021

Comment: Biden's huge and no-strings attached arms deal with Egypt suggests that his tough campaign rhetoric on Sisi might have been little more than just that, writes Sam Hamad.

Egypt's political prisoners 'denied fruit, bread' during family visits

24 February, 2021

Political prisoners in Egypt have been prohibited from receiving specific food, including fruits and bread, from their visiting families, according to a new report.

Were Biden's warnings to Sisi just empty threats?

24 February, 2021

In-depth: A $200 million arms deal with Cairo has led many to question the seriousness of Biden's vow to take a tougher stance on human rights violations in Egypt.

Hamas official demands details of Egypt-PA gas deal

24 February, 2021

Mousa Abu Marzouk said that Gazans 'should not stand by and watch as our natural resources go away' after the Palestinian Authority and Egypt signed a deal on Sunday.

Biden to 'downgrade' anti-IS envoy role in US reshuffle

24 February, 2021

The reshuffle is seen as another sign the Biden government is refocusing on other areas of the world.

Florida man accused of trying to join terror group

24 February, 2021

Mohamed Fathy Suliman allegedly travelled to Turkey in 2014 with the intention of joining the Islamic State in Syria.

Egypt releases activist after 17 months of detention: Lawyer

24 February, 2021

Hazem Hosny has been released by Egyptian authorities, after a 17 months of pre-trail detention.

Germany begins trial of alleged Egyptian spy

23 February, 2021

The Egyptian-born German's alleged activities are said to be part of wider efforts by Cairo to spy on dissidents abroad.

Death toll from Egypt shipwreck 'climbs to 9'

23 February, 2021

A boat carrying at least 19 people capsized late Monday in a lake west of Egypt's Mediterranean city of Alexandria. Rescue workers have retrieved nine bodies.

Ex-Saudi oil minister Ahmed Zaki Yamani dies at 90

23 February, 2021

Known for his Western-style business suits and soft-spoken, measured tones, Ahmed Zaki Yamani helped Saudi Arabia command a dominating presence in OPEC from its birth.

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