2018/03/18 – The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been one of the leading countries in the Middle East in terms of aggressive foreign policy. This activism is easily observed in Abu Dhabi’s response to the revolutionary uprisings in the Arab world. The UAE has supported the Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi regime in Egypt; it has become an active player in Libyan politics and played a great role in Yemen’s civil war. Continuer à lire … « Military bases in UAE foreign policy (Opinion) #Libya #Turkey »
2013/03/13 – Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Sheikh Ahmed el-Tayeb discussed here on Sunday with Mauritanian Ambassador to Egypt Weddadi Ould Sidi Haiba, ways to enhance relations between Egypt’s renowned Islamic institution and Mauritania in various cultural, religious and scientific fields. Continuer à lire … « Mauritanian envoy discusses ways to enhance ties with Al-Azhar »
2018/03/11 – Armed groups within Libya continue to benefit from external support including the provision of materiel, targeted airstrikes at night and sophisticated munitions, the UN Libya Experts Panel report states in its section on the implementation of the arms embargo. Continuer à lire … « Libyan militias continue to benefit from external weapons support: UN Libya Experts Panel report »
2018/02/20 – Reports from Israel have revealed details of a $15 billion deal to export 64 billion cubic metres of natural gas over 10 years to Egypt, Arab48.com said on Monday. The agreement, which was signed by the Israeli company Delek Drilling, with its US partner Noble Energy, and Egypt’s Dolphinus Holdings, was described by Israeli officials and media as the largest-ever export agreement for the country’s gas industry. Continuer à lire … « Israel signs gas deal with Egypt worth $15b »
15712/17 – Sudanese Defence Minister Awad Ibn Ouf Thursday underscored the need to develop military intelligence coordination between Sudan and Egypt to achieve the interest of the two neighbouring countries. Continuer à lire … « Sudan calls to develop military intelligence coordination with Egypt »
Egypt’s military has foiled an attempt to smuggle arms and illegal materials into the country across its western border with Libya, the armed forces said in a statement on Monday evening.
The operation resulted in the destruction of six 4×4 vehicles and the killing of all « criminal elements » inside, according to the statement. Continuer à lire … « Egypt’s military foils attempt to smuggle arms and illegal materials across Egypt-Libya border »