More than 15 deaths were the result of the 2011 uprising anniversary in Egypt

Manifestations for the fourth anniversary of the uprising that expelled Hosni Mubarak from power in 2011, resulted in 15 deaths. These were the most violent clashes between protesters and police in recent months in Egypt. The Health Ministry said that thirteen protesters were...

Sexual harassment complaint against Ecuadorian ambassador in Egypt is filed

The authorities of Egypt administratively filed a sexual harassment complaint against the Ecuadorian ambassador there, Germán Espinoza, said yesterday the Ecuadorian Chancellery in a statement. The Chancellery received on December 8, 2014 a complaint filed by an Egyptian citizen...

International Donor Conference raises $ 5.400 million for the reconstruction of Gaza

$ 5,400 million was the amount raised by the international Donor Conference to rebuild Gaza, held in Cairo, of which almost the half will go to projects in the Strip. The conference, organized by Egypt, Palestine and Norway, gathered yesterday more than 70 countries and...

Ceasefire between Israel and Palestine is extended another 24 hours

Israel and Palestine have extended 24 hour the ceasefire to provide extra time for the indirect talks they resumed today in Cairo, and which tries to develop a work plan for the devastated Gaza strip by war. According to information of a Palestinian delegation member, both...

Negotiations between Israel and Palestine continues today and tomorrow

The new round of indirect talks between Israelis and Palestinians, with Egyptian mediation, will be held today and tomorrow in Cairo, said the head of the delegation of Palestinian factions to Ahmed Azam. Azam assured last night, in statements to reporters that at previous...

Ceasefire between Israel and Palestinians extends five days

Israel and Palestine came in late Wednesday an agreement to extend the truce five days in Gaza. The head of the Palestinian delegation in Cairo, Azzam al-Ahmed confirmed the news in a statement, which he said will serve “to give more time to continue the indirect talks in...

Indirect negotiations between Israel and Hamas are handled

On the second day of a cease-fire that ended a month of war, Israel and Hamas began indirect talks this Wednesday on a new border agreement for Gaza. Israel wants the Islamic militant Hamas disarms, or at least ensure that no rearmament, before responding to a claim for reopening...

Al Jazeera journalists are sentenced to 7 years imprisonment in Egypt

A court in Cairo, Egypt has sentenced today a 7 to 10 years prison sentence to a group of journalists from Al Jazeera accused of spreading false news in favor of the Muslim Brotherhood thesis. Australian Peter Greste, Al Jazeera’s correspondent based in Kenya,...