France is accused of putting profit before human rights violations as the Egyptian President prepares to visit Paris.
The man was shot during clashes with the police who were dispersing anti-government demonstration in a village in Giza. A security source said an investigation was launched into the killing.
Dissent is prevalent across the country and it is being manifested in the shape of occasional protests. Last September, the general-turned-president Abdel Fattah el Sisi’s repressive government faced a major protest, too.
Palestinian Foreign Ministry to consult with its ambassador necessary steps in response to Bahrain-Israel deal.
Abdel Fattah el Sisi's autocratic regime is now detaining the defenders of rape victims.
Human rights activists and social media users have called on Egyptian authorities to release the five female TikTok influencers who were sentenced to two years in prison for “violating public morals."
Egypt and Sudan view the dam as a threat to vital water supplies, while Ethiopia considers it essential for its electrification and development.
Libyan Foreign Ministry spokesman Mohammed Al Qablawi has criticised a recent statement by Egypt's Abdel Fattah el Sisi as "blatant interference in Libyan internal affairs."
The West’s normalisation of Sisi is a huge pillar of the stranglehold he has over the lives of every Egyptian.
With Sisi at the helm, the Egyptian military has tightened its grip over the economy and politics, but the president’s hold over the country is still a matter of debate.
The armed forces have permeated every sector - from selling eggs to making cement and building highway megaprojects.
Inspired by the Tunisian revolt, the 2011 movement in Egypt started as a revolution, eventually triggering a crisis that makes experts question if the state has failed. We trace the protests, political turnovers and waves of repression since 2011:
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