Egypt

Egypt: Former MP Al-Najjar believed disappeared

The family of former Egyptian MP Mustafa Al-Najjar has accused Egyptian authorities of forcibly disappearing him, Al-Khaleej Online reported on Friday. His family believes he was disappeared after publishing an article about the 25 January…


Egypt, Israel security chiefs meet

The deputy chief of the Egyptian General Intelligence Services met with the Israeli national security adviser and senior officials of the Shin Bet security service yesterday. Ayman Badia and Meir Ben-Shabbat discussed reaching a truce in the Gaza Strip in an effort…



Negotiations to sell BP’s assets in Egypt fail

The UK’s SDX Energy yesterday announced that its recent attempts to buy some of British Petroleum (BP)’s Egyptian assets have failed. “Discussions regarding our [SDX] proposed acquisition of a significant package of assets in Egypt…







Russia to propose military deal to Egypt

Russia is due to offer a range of weapons and military equipment to the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi during his current visit to the country’s coastal city of Sochi, the president’s aide, Yury Ushakov,…