An Egyptian rights lawyer says a former diplomat who called for a referendum on Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's government has been released from jail
ABC News. Sat, 25 May 2019 06:50:12 -0400.
Ukraine’s Embassy in Cairo has sent a note to Egpyt’s Foreign Ministry demanding clarification of the situation involving an oil tanker detained by the Egyptian Naval Forces in the Red Sea. ...
Anastasia Shepeleva. Kyiv Post. Wed, 22 May 2019 10:57:39 +0000.
Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered the ruins of an ancient fortress dating to the 26th Dynasty, the last dynasty in which native Egyptians ruled before the Persians conquered the country in 525 B.C.
Live Science. Mon, 20 May 2019 04:14:00 EDT.
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 2007, Egypt's estimated population was 80,335,000.
For more news and information about Egypt, visit this official
Egyptian government website. For detailed maps of Egypt, visit
this Egypt map website.