France and Egypt on Monday called for a rapid end to fighting in Israel and Gaza as the violence that has killed more than 200 people entered its second week.
News Wires. France 24. Mon, 17 May 2021 19:26:37 GMT.
Tor Wennesland holding 'intensive' talks with Israeli, Hamas and Egyptian officials; Israeli official denies Jerusalem considering truce; Blinken ramps up diplomatic efforts
Times of Israel. Sun, 16 May 2021 23:03:03 +0000.
Hamas sent a heavy barrage of rockets deep into Israel on Thursday as Israel pounded Gaza with more airstrikes and called up 9000 more reservists. The relentless escalation of hostilities came even as Egyptian negotiators held ...
New Zealand Herald. Fri, 14 May 2021 05:43:27 +1200.
A Christian monk is hanged for killing the head of a desert monastery in 2018.
BBC News. Mon, 10 May 2021 10:09:24 GMT.
Facts About Egypt
The Arab Republic of Egypt, located in northeast Africa, is governed by
a People's Assembly and by a President who appoints a Prime Minister and
a Cabinet. Egypt's capital city is Cairo, and its currency is the
Egyptian Pound. The primary spoken language of Egyptians is Arabic
and, in 2020, Egypt's estimated population was 102,334,404.
For more news and information about Egypt, visit this official
Egyptian government website. For detailed maps of Egypt, visit
this Egypt map website.