TOPIC Egypt-US relations
Amid human rights and foreign policy concerns, Egypt scrambling to reinforce US ties under Biden
Ehsan Salah and Sharif Abdel Kouddous | Foreign Ministry officials prepared a series of proposals intended to maintain the relationship.
Portion of US military aid to Egypt conditioned on release of political prisoners
It would be the first time military aid is conditioned on rights without a national security waiver
How a former Egyptian prisoner is trying to take an ex-prime minister to court in the U.S.
Both the governments of Egypt and the United States have intervened to have the case dismissed
Sources: Egypt ‘counting on US’ to prevent Ethiopia from filling dam without final agreement
US President Donald Trump wants to preside over a signing ceremony, said a source close to the talks
How the multi-million dollar business of certifying halal meat imports was monopolized
Nada Arafat | The company’s first order of business was to raise certification fees in North America
AUC Board of Trustees reaffirms confidence in university administration against faculty, student vote
Mostafa Mohie | The university’s Senate voted to withdraw confidence from AUC President Ricciardone last week
While human rights linger on US radar, Pompeo Cairo visit focuses on regional cooperation
Asmahan Soliman | Pompeo and Shoukry both stressed the importance of Egypt’s strategic relationship with the US
US midterm elections: Bad news for Sisi?
Sharif Abdel Kouddous | What the results of US midterm elections could mean for Egypt
How Egyptian diplomacy navigated the summer of 2013
Donya Ezzat | How Egypt’s foreign policy sailed through the difficult events of the summer of 2013
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Selim Mohie
Sisi’s charm offensive
How will Sisi win over leaders who have expressed tepid support for his 2nd term?
Edna Bonhomme
A Black American poet in Cairo in the 50s and 60s
Was the anti-colonial period an exception for Arab-Black solidarity?
Amr Magdi
To US VP Pence: Defend the rights of Christians and all Egyptians
Pence must see discrimination within a broader context of the limiting of citizens’ rights
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Egypt asks UN Security Council to intervene in GERD dispute, Sisi says Egypt committed to diplomatic solution
US State Department report condemns Egypt’s human rights violations, Egypt rejects it
Report: Egypt 3rd largest arms importer worldwide
US lifts suspension of US$195 million in military aid to Egypt
Egypt’s Foreign Ministry expresses ‘extreme concern’ over Western strikes on Syria
Report: Egypt 3rd largest arms importer globally, 2nd regionally in 2017
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