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March 25, 2020
Aid group says Mideast lockdowns hinder humanitarian efforts
An international aid group said Wednesday that closures aimed at containing the coronavirus pandemic are preventing it from ...
March 25, 2020
Libya sees 1st virus case as more curfews called in Mideast
Libya recorded its first confirmed case of the coronavirus on Tuesday, the U.N.-backed government announced, stoking concern ...
March 20, 2020
Egypt frees detainee amid calls for releases due to virus
Egyptian authorities on Friday released a prominent political activist amid calls for the country to let thousands of others ...
March 13, 2020
Ethiopia won't be forced by US on dam, foreign minister says
Ethiopia refuses to be pressured by the United States into signing a deal with Egypt and Sudan over its controversial dam on ...
March 09, 2020
Ethiopia says Trump got inaccurate information on Nile dam
An Ethiopian Cabinet minister says that U.S. President Donald Trump was provided with “inaccurate and inadequate” information ...
February 26, 2020
Egypt holds full-honors military funeral for Mubarak
Egypt held a full-honors military funeral Wednesday for the country's former autocratic President Hosni Mubarak, who ruled ...
February 04, 2020
Yemeni rebels free detained Egyptian fishermen
Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen released dozens of Egyptian fishermen on Tuesday after detaining them for weeks on charges ...
January 19, 2020
Pompeo angry over death of US citizen jailed in Egypt
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo “expressed outrage” to Egypt’s president on Sunday at the death of an American citizen ...
January 16, 2020
3 African nations reach preliminary deal in Nile dam dispute
Officials from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan say they have reached a preliminary agreement aimed at clearing the way for the ...
January 12, 2020
Ethiopia PM asks South Africa leader to help in dam dispute
Ethiopia's prime minister has asked South Africa's president to intervene in his country's dispute with Egypt over a massive ...
January 08, 2020
Leaders of Turkey, Russia urge Jan. 12 cease-fire in Libya
Turkey and Russia called for a Jan. 12 cease-fire in war-torn Libya on Wednesday while European Union officials intensified ...
January 03, 2020
Middle East long riven by killings of high-profile figures
Killings of major political and military figures have been a recurring factor in the modern Middle East, often presenting a ...
January 02, 2020
Fleeing war, poverty, African migrants face racism in Egypt
Two Sudanese sisters, Seham and Ekhlas Bashir, were walking their children home from elementary school in a Cairo ...
December 17, 2019
Protesters in Arab world's newest uprisings face a long haul
Abbas Ali spends most of his free time camped out in Tahrir Square — the epicenter of Iraq's anti-government protests — going ...
November 27, 2019
Amnesty: Egypt uses prosecution branch to crush dissent
Egypt’s government is using a secretive judicial agency designed to fight terrorism to detain peaceful protesters, ...
November 24, 2019
Egypt: Independent media outlet says police raided its HQ
Security forces on Sunday raided the offices of one of Egypt’s last remaining independent media outlets, briefly detaining ...
November 14, 2019
The Latest: Palestinians say new Israeli airstrike kills 5
The latest on the new escalation between Israel and Gaza (all times local): 2:10 a.m. Palestinians say a new Israeli ...
October 22, 2019
Ethiopia's Nobel-winning leader warns Egypt over dam
Ethiopia's Nobel Peace Prize-winning prime minister warned Tuesday that if there's a need to go to war over a dam project ...
October 14, 2019
Tunisia: Conservative law professor wins presidential race
Tunisia's election commission said a preliminary count shows Islamist-backed law professor Kais Saied has won the country's ...
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