US Secretary of State John Kerry was meeting Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to press the former military leader to adopt greater democratic reforms
A quarrel between Turkey and Egypt has escalated through reciprocal statements, with the former accusing Cairo of continually carrying out undemocratic acts
Arab countries of the Persian Gulf is planning to ramp up emegrency power network capacity by 2019 and looking to link the grid to Egypt and Turkey.
An Egyptian court postpones the verdict in the murder retrial of deposed president Hosni Mubarak, citing the reams of evidence
Egypt has accused Turkish President Erdoğan of seeking to provoke mayhem in the Middle East after he questioned the legitimacy of Egyptian President al-Sisi in a speech at the UN General Assembly
The Egyptian football authorities are expected to ban militant football fan groups in another move of labeling opposition forces as violent threats to their power
Fighting raged in the Yemeni capital despite an announcement by the UN envoy that pro-government forces and Shiite rebels were poised to sign a deal.
A bomb blast killed two Egyptian policemen near the foreign ministry in central Cairo on Sunday, a security official said.
Yemeni Shiite rebels agreed Friday to stop fighting Islamists and troops north of Sanaa which has killed dozens this week, in their campaign for a new government and greater political clout.
An Egyptian court on Sept. 15 ordered the release on bail of Alaa Abdel Fattah, a prominent activist of the 2011 revolt against former president Hosni Mubarak, a defence lawyer told AFP.