Politics of Egypt

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 25th, 2014
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Ethiopia has completed construction of 32 per cent of its Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam and is “prepared for any confrontation with the Egyptian government”, the country’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said yesterday. Desalegn criticised what he described “the Egyptian...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 13th, 2014
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By Ahram Online The Egyptian government has “alternative routes” in dealing with a major hydroelectric dam being constructed in Ethiopia, a spokesman for the Egyptian irrigation ministry said on Wednesday following a recent meeting between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan that was deemed a deadl...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 24th, 2012
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THE storming of the US embassy in Cairo has diverted attention once again from the real issues facing Egypt. It couldn’t have come at a better time for those who want to convince the Egyptian people to accept an International Monetary Fund loan, and extend former president Hosni Mubarak’s liberalisat...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 10th, 2012
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Karim Malak , opendemocracy The proposed $4.8bn IMF loan to Egypt sparked a heated controversy. While the Government claims the funds are absolutely necessary to rebuild the country’s economy, opponents warn against potentially disastrous, far-reaching consequences. Their arguments are summaris...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Jun 25th, 2012
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The United States congratulates Dr. Mohamed Morsi on his victory in Egypt’s Presidential election, and we congratulate the Egyptian people for this milestone in their transition to democracy. We look forward to working together with President-elect Morsi and the government he forms, on the basi...
By IndepthAfrica
In Press Releases
Feb 3rd, 2012
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DUBLIN, Ireland, February 3, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Mr. Eamon Gilmore T.D., delivered the following statement today on the deaths yesterday in Port Said, Egypt. “I condemn unreservedly the appalling violence which occurr...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Jan 2nd, 2012
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Cairo – Two Egyptian ministers defended on Sunday raids on 17 offices of non-governmental organisations, three of them US-funded, that prompted hints from Washington that it may review its huge aid programme. Planning and International Co-operation Minister Fayza Abul Naga and Justice Minister ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Dec 29th, 2011
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Washington – The Obama administration is demanding that Egyptian authorities immediately halt raids on non-governmental organisations in the country, calling the action “inconsistent” with longstanding US-Egypt co-operation. The state department on Thursday expressed deep concern ov...
By benim
In Egypt
Nov 25th, 2011
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Washington – The transfer of power to a civilian government in Egypt must be “just and inclusive” and take place “as soon as possible,” the White House said on Friday. “Most importantly, we believe that the full transfer of power to a civilian government must take ...
By benim
In Egypt
Sep 1st, 2011
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The Egyptian government is seeking to settle disputes over the price of land and other issues with about 20 foreign and local investors in a bid to avoid costly arbitration and rebuild confidence in Egypt, an official said on Thursday. One of the companies involved, Dubai property developer Damac, sa...