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  • US says it is keen on working with Egypt to render ME free of WMD

    US says it is keen on working with Egypt to render ME free of WMD

    Date: 2016-03-30 07:40:12 GMT - USA - Egypt - SN:2 - ID:4615817

    US Undersecretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Rose Gottemoeller voiced her country's keenness on working with Egypt and other countries to render the Middle East region free of Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD). In ....

  • Egyptian anti-terror elements return back from Cyprus

    Egyptian anti-terror elements return back from Cyprus

    Date: 2016-03-30 07:22:37 GMT - Egypt - Egypt - SN:1 - ID:4615729

    Anti-terror elements of the Egyptian Special Forces and the negotiating team returned back from Cyprus after the release of all passengers and crew of EgyptAir plane that was hijacked on Tuesday morning. President Abdel Fatah El Sisi gave ....

  • Sisi appreciates Cypriot cooperation to end plane's hijacking

    Sisi appreciates Cypriot cooperation to end plane's hijacking

    Date: 2016-03-29 17:07:50 GMT - Egypt - Egypt - SN:12 - ID:4614061

    President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Tuesday phoned his Cypriot counterpart Nicos Anastasiades. During the phone call, Sisi expressed sincere thanks and appreciation for the leadership and the Government of Cyprus for providing full support and ....

  • Azhar imam: Islam rejects hideous crimes committed against women

    Azhar imam: Islam rejects hideous crimes committed against women

    Date: 2016-03-29 16:22:00 GMT - Egypt - Egypt - SN:11 - ID:4613781

    Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed el Tayyeb said on Tuesday that Islam rejects all types of slavery and does not approve girls’ abduction and other hideous crimes committed against women. This came during meeting with visiting Special Representative of UN ....

  • Plane hijack crisis ends well - PM

    Plane hijack crisis ends well - PM

    Date: 2016-03-29 13:51:11 GMT - Egypt - Egypt - SN:8 - ID:4612209

    The plane hijack crisis has ended safely and the government is following up the developments closely, Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said. The plane’s Egyptian passengers will be brought back home from Cyprus as soon as possible, the prime minister ....

  • All hostages of hijacked plane freed, hijacker arrested

    All hostages of hijacked plane freed, hijacker arrested

    Date: 2016-03-29 12:16:50 GMT - Egypt - Egypt - SN:6 - ID:4611477

    All hostages of hijacked Egyptian plane were released and the hijacker was arrested, EgyptAir said in a statement Tuesday. Earlier, the Cypriot Foreign Ministry announced that the hijacked Egyptian plane situation is over and its hijacker has ....

  • Immigration min. confers with parents of Egyptian students detained in Sudan

    Immigration min. confers with parents of Egyptian students detained in Sudan

    Date: 2016-03-29 11:34:56 GMT - Sudan - Egypt - SN:5 - ID:4610893

    Immigration Minister Nabila Makram met on Tuesday with a number of parents of the Egyptian students, currently detained in Sudan over charges of collective cheating in the secondary stage exams. During the meeting, Makram asserted Egypt's ....

  • Identity of EgyptAir hijacker revealed

    Identity of EgyptAir hijacker revealed

    Date: 2016-03-29 08:54:20 GMT - Egypt - Egypt - SN:3 - ID:4609041

    Egyptian security agencies have managed to reveal the identity of the hijacker of the EgyptAir passenger plane, well-placed sources said on Tuesday. The Egyptian man, Ibrahim Samaha, was sitting on seat no. 38k, according to the sources. ....

  • EgyptAir plane hijacked, forced to land in Cyprus

    EgyptAir plane hijacked, forced to land in Cyprus

    Date: 2016-03-29 08:36:11 GMT - Egypt - Egypt - SN:2 - ID:4608845

    An EgyptAir Airbus A320, carrying 56 passengers, seven crew members and a security guard on board, was hijacked on Tuesday and forced to land in Cyprus. A well-placed source at Egypt's flag carrier airline said in a statement that flight MS181 ....

  • Sisi sacks Accountability State Authority chief

    Sisi sacks Accountability State Authority chief

    Date: 2016-03-29 08:18:06 GMT - Egypt - Egypt - SN:1 - ID:4608693

    President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued a decree sacking head of the Accountability State Authority (ASA) Hisham Geneina as of Monday. Hisham Badawy has been named acting head of the authority, according to well-informed sources. The CAO is a ....

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