Egypt Cuts Highways Across Pyramids Plateau, Alarming Conservationists

Egypt cuts highways across pyramids plateau, alarming conservationists

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 | By middleeastmonitor | 5 Hits

Egypt is building two highways across the pyramids plateau outside Cairo reviving and expanding a project that was suspended in the 1990s after an international outcry The Great Pyramids Egypt8217s top tourist destination are the sole survivor of the seven wonders of the ancient world and the plateau is a UNESCO world heritage site The highways are part of an infrastructure push spearheaded by Egypt8217s powerful military and championed by President Abdel Fattah alSisi who is building a new capital city to ease the population pressure o >>READ MORE | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

no imagePsychiatrist dies in Egypts Scorpion Prison after arrest in reprisal for journalist brother
Mon, 07 Sep 2020 21:01 | Hits : 7 | US

A psychiatrist has died in Egypts Scorpion Prison after repeated requests for urgent medical care were ignored Amr Ali Abu Khalil had a heart attack and repeatedly called on authorities to allow medicine in or that he be admitted to the prison hospital for treatment Abu Khalil wasforcibly disappeared at the beginning of Octoberlast year after security forces stormed his private clinic They w...

no imageGreece justifies maritime deal with Egypt
Fri, 07 Aug 2020 06:01 | Hits : 7 | US

The prime minister of Greece said Thursday that a maritime deal signed with Egypt on exclusive economic zones EEZ in the Eastern Mediterranean is in accordance with international law Anadolu Agencyreports Kyriakos Mitsotakis said the deal is a legitimate agreement that fully satisfies both countries Egypt announced earlier Thursday that it signed a bilateral agreement with Greece on the...

no imageEgypt: will the state allow rapists to act with impunity after the Fairmont Crime?
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 21:01 | Hits : 6 | US

Even the most optimistic of observers did not expect the Egyptian government to pay attention to the Fairmont Crime the gang rape scandal in Cairos Fairmont Nile City Hotel that has shocked the country since allegations surfaced online two months ago Everyone working to reveal the truth about what happened hoped that the state would open an investigation into the incident Womens rights defend...

no imageEscalation in Gaza: Hamas fulfils its pledges, Qatar steps ahead over Egypt
Thu, 03 Sep 2020 12:01 | Hits : 4 | US

Following the latest round of Israeli escalation against the Palestinians in Gaza lasting several weeks Palestinians have sought their legitimate right to a decent quality of life without unnecessary turmoil Ensuing the events Hamas was forced to resort to violence following the intransigence of the Israeli occupation to respond to Egyptian Qatari and international mediators The Palestinia...

no imageEgyptian prisoners go on hunger strike in protest at inmates death
Wed, 09 Sep 2020 00:01 | Hits : 9 | US

Prisoners in Egypts notorious highsecurity Akrab Scorpion Prison have gone on hunger strike in protest at the death of a fellow inmate as a result of alleged medical negligence Amro Abou Khalil a psychiatrist held in pretrial detention since last October died on Sunday after repeated calls for urgent medical care were ignored Observers believe that security forces stormed his private clini...

no imageIsrael coordinates with Egypt, UAE, Saudi to demonise Turkey
Mon, 24 Aug 2020 18:01 | Hits : 12 | US

Israel has been coordinating with Egypt the UAE and Saudi Arabia to demonise Turkey which Israels Mossad Chief Yossi Cohen believes a bigger threat Roger Boyes wrote forthe Sunday Timesthat Cohen discussed the Turkish threat with intelligence officials from Egypt the UAE and Saudi Arabia about two years ago Iranian power is fragile Boyes reported Cohen telling officials from the three...

no imageEgypts doctor of the poor dies
Thu, 30 Jul 2020 03:00 | Hits : 6 | US

Egypt is mourning the death of a doctor dubbed the doctor of the poor who died at age 76 Dr Mohamed Mashali became famous over the course of his career for providing health care to the residents of poor villages near where he lived in Tanta He specialised in endemic illnesses bilharzia and worm diseases which mainly affect poor people According to reports he charged his patients 10 Egyptia...

no imageBREAKING: Senior Muslim Brotherhood official dies in Egypt jail
Thu, 13 Aug 2020 21:01 | Hits : 3 | US

Prominent Muslim Brotherhood leader Essam ElErian died today in the notorious Scorpion Prison south of Cairo at the age of 66 according to several sources Local media includingAlYoum AlSabe8217andElWatannewspapers reported that ElErian died after suffering a heart attack in his prison cell in Tora Prison which is also known as Scorpion Prison TheBBCquoted ElErians lawyer...

no imageDeaths, injuries as ferry boat sinks in northern Egypt
Fri, 14 Aug 2020 12:01 | Hits : 12 | US

A ferry boat has sunk on Thursday near the Kom Hamada Youth Centre in the Beheira Governorate northern Egypt leading to deaths and injuries among passengers Egyptian rescue teams continue their efforts to recover the sunken cars onboard the ferry amid expectations of a high number of victims Hours earlier the body of one of the victims was recovered and the search for others is ongoing Inj...

no imageEgypt to ban street vendors outside schools as precautionary covid measure
Fri, 04 Sep 2020 21:01 | Hits : 11 | US

The Egyptian government has announced that street vendors outside schools will be banned as part of extra measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus The government is implementing a special strategy for schools to coincide with the start of the new academic year under which school kids will have to bring their own meals and bottled water The Education Minister Tarek Shawki has already pushed...

Senarai Hotel Wajib Dikunjungi Cuti Sekolah
Fri, 04 Sep 2020 21:01 | Hits : 262 | US