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By IAfrica
Sep 15th, 2014
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One of Egypt’s most prominent activists, Alaa Abdel Fattah, was released on bail on Monday ahead of his re-trial on charges of violating a protest law, triggering celebrations by dozens of supporters in the court room. Abdel Fattah, a leading sec...
By IAfrica
Sep 13th, 2014
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The United States Secretary of State, John Kerry, has arrived in Egypt amid U.S attempts to form a broad coalition to tackle Islamic State (IS) militants. Mr. Kerry will meet Arab League chief, Nabil al-Arabi, in Cairo on the latest leg of his Middle E...
By IAfrica
Sep 10th, 2014
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Posted on 10 September 2014. Tags: Cooperation, Diplomacy, Egypt, Eritrea, Nile, Renaissance dam, Trade AGREED. Eritrean-Egyptian ties to get a boost in the economic, political and diplomatic domains By Shabait, EGYPTIAN and Eritrean leaders condu...
By IAfrica
Sep 9th, 2014
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By Mohammed Hendawy, PRESIDENT Abdel Fattah al-Sisi of Egypt, in his special meeting with President Isaias Afwerki, stressed his country’s keenness in cooperation and continuous coordination with the State of Eritrea in all fields and pointing ou...
By IAfrica
Sep 8th, 2014
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Posted on 08 September 2014. Tags: Diplomacy, Egypt, Eritrea, Partnership, PFDJ, Somalia President Afwerki on a two-day work visit to Cairo By TesfaNews, ERITREAN President Isaias Afwerki has arrived in Cairo today afternoon to begin his two-day v...
By Our Reporter
Sep 6th, 2014
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EGYPT’s deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi will be tried on charges of giving Qatar documents relating to national security, the state prosecutor said yesterday. The former head of state already faces the death penalty in several trials, an...
By IAfrica
Sep 6th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle September 5, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Thursday with his Ethiopian counterpart, Tedros Adhanom, in Addis Ababa where the two sides discussed issues related with a controversial Et...
By IAfrica
Sep 5th, 2014
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The Gambia’s Foreign Affairs minister has underscored the need for African countries to promote trade between themselves for the way forward, and hailed the first ever Egypt International Exhibition currently underway at the Paradise Suites Hotel...
By IAfrica
Sep 4th, 2014
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle September 3, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Egypt’s foreign minister, Sameh Shoukry, is due to arrive in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Thursday for talks over Ethiopia’s controversial power plant project which the eas...
By IAfrica
Sep 3rd, 2014
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A group of 82 Sudanese who fled the fighting in Libya are being held in Salloum Land Port at the Libyan-Egyptian border. “Ten days ago, when we reached the Libyan-Egyptian border by travel buses, Egyptian customs authorities detained us, though s...