Will Egypt send troops into Libya?

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has upped the ante in the chaotic conflict in Libya, warning Cairo could intervene militarily to halt a march eastwards by the Turkey-backed forces of the UN-recognized government. …

Egypt to reopen all airports on July 1

Egypt will reopen all its airports for scheduled international traffic on July 1, the civil aviation minister Mohamed Manar Anba said, after suspending regular commercial flights in March because of the coronavirus outbreak. Anba …

Ancient Egyptian pigment revolutionizes biomedicine

An international research team led by Dr Sebastian Kruss from the Institute of Physical Chemistry at the University of Göttingen has produced a new nanomaterial based on the Egyptian blue pigment, which is ideally suited for applications in …

 Is France starting to support Haftar?

Last Monday, the French government hosted Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar on a brief, unannounced, visit to Paris. Accompanied by his top political advisor, my ex-academic colleague turned politician Fadel Ed-Deep, he met President …

Egypt confirms third coronavirus case

Egypt on Thursday confirmed its third case of the novel coronavirus amid the global spread of the disease, Anadolu agency reported citing local media. The new case is an Egyptian citizen who tested positive for the virus a few days …

Egypt confirms coronavirus case, the first in Africa

Egypt has confirmed its first case of a deadly coronavirus that emerged in central China at the end of last year and has since spread to more than two dozen countries around the world, Al Jazeera reports. Health Ministry …