Egypt, Pakistan eager to deepen cooperation in many areas including defense

Egypt and Pakistan Sunday contemplated plans to strengthen bilateral relations including defense between the two countries, nearly one month holding joint military drill. President Abdelfattah al-Sisi and Pakistani Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee Chairman Gen. Nadeem Raza discussed “strengthening bilateral Read more

Former head of Egyptian Supreme Constitutional Court elected as new Parliament Speaker

The Egyptian parliament Tuesday elected former Chief Justice of the Supreme Constitutional Court (SCC) Chancellor Hanafy Ali El Gebali as its new speaker close to President Abdelfattah al-Sisi. 71-year old Gebali obtained 508 votes out of 576 to beat his Read more

Egypt to joins chorus of countries with diplomatic missions in Laayoune

Egypt is on the verge of becoming the fourth country of the Arab League to open a diplomatic mission in Laayoune, capital of Morocco’s southern province recently recognized by the United States. President Abdelfattah al-Sisi, Egyptian media reports notes, is Read more