Egypt

Fostering peace through education

Dr. Menna Abukhadra on the evolution of Hebrew language studies at Cairo University

Metropolitan Museum of Art fixes label on Jewish phylacteries

The label described the Tefilin as a 6th-Century amulet from Egypt.

Umm Kulthum
Haifa to name street after famed Egyptian singer Umm Kulthum

Council head Einat Kalisch-Rotem stated that the move "represents a model of co-existence between Arabs and Jews," according to the AFP - much like Haifa is today.

Egypt keen on upping regional diplomacy

Last year, the foreign ministers of the three countries came together for discussions reportedly held in Baghdad, Amman and Cairo in March, August and November, respectively.

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, Ramallah, July 20, 2020.
Egypt hopes for more meetings with Jordan, Iraq on regional issues

Cairo has backing of Jordan and Russia on Libya, but needs more support in region.

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Some Arab states resuming air traffic despite coronavirus pandemic

Economic experts laud moves, saying cost of coronavirus closures too high

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE
25/07/2020
Send friends 5,000-year-old emojis with new Google AI hieroglyphic app

Users can play with hieroglyphics, practice identifying and drawing them and even send their very own message in ancient Egyptian to friends.

LIBYAN COMMANDER Khalifa Haftar meets Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis (not pictured) at the
Turkey: Any Libya ceasefire deal requires Haftar withdrawal

Egypt, which also backs the LNA, has threatened to send troops into neighboring Libya if the GNA and Turkish forces try to seize Sirte.

By REUTERS
22/07/2020
ABDEL FATTAH AL-SISI
Egypt's Sisi wins parliamentary approval for possible Libya intervention

Sisi warned last week that Egypt would not stand idle if there was a threat to national security in Egypt and its western neighbor, Libya.

By REUTERS
20/07/2020
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