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The 84-year-old pontiff said the 'tragic' exodus of Christians from Iraq and the wider region 'does incalculable harm not just to the individuals and communities concerned, but also to the society they leave behind'
A statement by the foreign ministry offered condolences to the families of the dead and wished a speedy recovery for the injured
'This filling may threaten to cause serious damage to the interests of Egypt and Sudan,' Sisi said in a press conference in Khartoum
As rival protests are held in Tunisia, it is clear how sharply polarised the political landscape in the country nhas become
Nineteenth-century Egypt was a magnet for Victorian letter-writers, with some leaving important evidence of life in the country behind
The law was published in Saturday's issue of the official gazette
Egypt rolled out on Thursday vaccines for priority groups, which include the elderly and people with chronic diseases
The Railway Improvement and Safety for Egypt project will cost $681.1 million, including $241.1 million contributed by the Egyptian National Railways
Ahly and Vita Club are level on four points before they meet again in Kinshasa later this month
The Senate voted 50-49, with no Republicans voting in favor, on what would be one of the largest stimulus packages in US history
Sistani "affirmed his concern that Christian citizens should live like all Iraqis in peace and security and with their full constitutional rights"
Ready to reopen its doors to artists and audiences, the Rawabet theatre will now operate as Rawabet Art Space, under Orient Productions, headed by Ahmed El-Attar
The water file is of utmost importance to Egypt and Sudan, said El-Sisi and Dagalo during the Egyptian president's visit to Khartoum Saturday
Diab's cabinet resigned on the back of the Aug. 4 Beirut port explosion that devastated swathes of the capital
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'This filling may threaten to cause serious damage to the interests of Egypt and Sudan,' Sisi said in a press conference in Khartoum
The statement did not provide details on the incident, however did say that the suspect has been arrested by Saudi authorities shortly after the crime
The water file is of utmost importance to Egypt and Sudan, said El-Sisi and Dagalo during the Egyptian president's visit to Khartoum Saturday
'My first trip was to South Sudan, my second was to Egypt,' said Khartoum's new top diplomat
According to the Egyptian presidency, the two presidents discussed boosting cooperation on various levels to promote development efforts in Guinea-Bissau, especially in trade exchange, investment, and infrastructure domains
In 2020, the Pharmacists Syndicate filed nine reports with the prosecutor-general against a number of applications and online platforms that sell medicines
With the pandemic entering its second year, so many of us are currently experiencing sleeplessness due to the drastic changes in our lifestyles
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The biggest turnout was in Myanmar’s second city, Mandalay, where activists staged a sit-in protest after two minutes of silence in honour of people killed by police and the army, video showed
The television channels cited the coalition as saying the escalation in Houthi attacks was a result of the coalition's 'victories' in Marib
The 84-year-old pontiff said the 'tragic' exodus of Christians from Iraq and the wider region 'does incalculable harm not just to the individuals and communities concerned, but also to the society they leave behind'
So in theory it might be possible that Netanyahu or even former defence minister in 2014 Benny Gantz could be targeted in the ICC investigation
Francis’s meeting in the holy southern city of Najaf, during a whirlwind and risky tour of Iraq, marked the first time a pope has met with such a senior Shia cleric
"There should be a political home for our type of people, those who want to protect families, to defend their homeland, who think in terms of nation-states working together rather than a European empire," Orban said
For the first time in its history, the festival announced its awards online without holding an official live ceremony
Poster revealed for the special edition that will see 'a lot of surprises'
Ready to reopen its doors to artists and audiences, the Rawabet theatre will now operate as Rawabet Art Space, under Orient Productions, headed by Ahmed El-Attar
Rabie's most memorable roles include classic theatre play Ennaha Haqqan Aela Mohtarama beside Fouad El-Mohandes and Shwikar
Following the delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the organisers revealed that Saudi Arabia's nascent film festival will take place in November this year
The summit is held under the theme 'The Cultural Economy and the Economy of Culture'
The Railway Improvement and Safety for Egypt project will cost $681.1 million, including $241.1 million contributed by the Egyptian National Railways
The transaction, which is expected to close in the second quarter of 2021, implies a pro-forma enterprise value of $220 million
The figures came within the Citizen Investment Plan report issued by the planning ministry that focuses on citizens' investment plans for the current FY2020/21 in Upper Egypt governorates
According to the deal, AfDB will provide €108 million alongside a €1 million grant to the project which will benefit 22 thousand homes in Luxor
Meeza is part of Egypt’s strategy aimed at digital transformation and financial inclusion
The campaign will run across social and digital media channels, including Facebook, Instagram and Linkedin, targeting young people locally and globally
Fernandes has made a big impression after joining from Sporting Lisbon last year, with 34 goals and 21 assists in all competitions
Ahly and Vita Club are level on four points before they meet again in Kinshasa later this month
The win leaves Bayern two points clear of RB Leipzig at the top of the Bundesliga table
Last season's runners-up Zamalek now face an uphill climb to reach the African Champions League knockout phase
Atletico will have Kieran Trippier back after he served his 10-week ban for breaking betting rules in England. Trippier was allowed to train during his suspension
Third-place Wolfsburg slumped to a 2-1 loss at Hoffenheim, and fourth-place Eintracht Frankfurt drew with Stuttgart 1-1
A WHO report stated one in four people will be living with some degree of hearing loss by 2050
A Russian trial testing the effectiveness of revaccination with the Sputnik V shot to protect against new mutations of the coronavirus is producing strong results, researchers said
Mammograms should be done either before the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine or four-to-six weeks after the second dose
An average of two months after COVID patients left the hospital, they showed some sort of heart issue in 48% of the patients, including heart attacks, heart muscle inflammation or inadequate blood flow
This explains some of the neurological problems associated with the disease
Researchers noticed that patients with chronic respiratory diseases like asthma, who are often prescribed inhaled steroids, were not needing to be hospitalized for COVID-19 as often as expected
The selection by the GEM board of directors was made following two and a half years of negotiations
King Seqenenre-Taa-II was killed while fighting Egypt’s invaders and his embalmers had skillfully concealed some head wounds
The brewery consists of at least eight large semi-subterranean installations and was built on the edge of the desert in Abydos at the dawn of ancient Egyptian history
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The team succeeded in revealing 16 catacombes, inside the big necropolis that was previously discovered, where mummies were covered with a layer of cartonnage bearing gold and others had golden tongues.
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