Egypt's al-Sisi to visit Saudi Arabia on Sunday
Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi will start an official visit to Saudi Arabia on Sunday, in an effort to break the ice after months of tensions
Saudi General Backs off Statement on Egypt Sending Troops to Yemen
Major General Ahmad Asiri, the spokesperson of the Saudi-led military coalition to support legitimacy in Yemen, withdrew on Monday a statement he made recently that stipulated Egypt offered to participate in Yemen war with nearly 40,000 conscripts.
Asiri: Egypt Offered to send 40,000 Soldiers to Yemen
Brigadier General Ahmed Asiri, spokesperson of the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen, said on Sunday that Egypt offered to send about 40,000 soldiers to Yemen to participate with the coalition.
Bahrain National Democratic Forces Condemn Egypt Blasts
The Bahraini National Democratic Movement Forces condemned the recent terrorist blasts in Egypt, which targeted Coptic churches in Alexandria and Tanta.
Al-Wefaq Condemns Terrorist Attacks on Egypt, Calls to Seriously Fight Terrorism
Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society condemned the terrorist attacks that targeted two churches in the Egyptian cities of Tanta and Alexandria and left large number of innocent victims.
Egypt Court Overturns Block on Islands Transfer to Saudi Arabia
An Egyptian court ruled on Sunday that a judicial decision to block the transfer of two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia is void, judicial sources said, potentially reviving a deal that triggered protests in Egypt.
Al Hayat TV Says King Hamad bin Isa Met Mubarak in Egypt, Bahraini Source Denies Meeting
Al Hayat TV broadcasted breaking news (yesterday) that the Bahraini king Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa visit on Monday, former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak, at his residence in Egypt.
In Final Ruling, Egypt Court Rejects Transfer of Red Sea Islands to Saudi Arabia
An Egyptian court rejected on Monday a government plan to transfer two uninhabited Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, in a final ruling that prompted cheers in the courtroom but could deepen tensions with the country's erstwhile financial backer.
Egypt Responds to GCC Statement
Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement in which it responded to that addressed to Cairo by the Gulf Cooperation council over the church bombing, which left 26 people dead.
Irish Company Refuses to Suspend Security Projects in Bahrain
Northern Ireland’s Economy Minister has rejected calls to suspend security and justice projects with Bahrain and Egypt, despite its projects’ contribution to the Human Rights violations in these two countries.
After Saudi Minister, Bahraini Official Mocks #Al-Sisi’s Fridge
A Bahraini official had ridiculed the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi on his own Twitter account before he deleted the post. Ibrahim bin Khalifa Al-Dosari, the Assistant Undersecretary for Information and Follow-up at the Prime Minister's Court, said “one of the most important traits of a person who has pride is to have a refrigerator that only has water for 10 years.”
Lawsuit in Egypt to Stop Bahraini King from Owning Lands in Sinai
An Egyptian newspaper reported that an attorney has filed a lawsuit to the administrative court demanding the annulment of Egyptian president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi’s decision which grants Bahraini King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa the same rights as Egyptians regarding ownership of lands and villas in South Sinai Governorate, for residential use.
The New Arab: Sisi's Land Deal with Bahraini King Sparks Online Anger
The New Arab news website reported that the hashtag #WhenHeGoesBrokeHeSells gained traction on Twitter shortly after the news of Sisi’s deal with Bahrain allowing King Hamad Al Khalifa to buy land in the tourist resort city of Sharm al-Sheikh.
Al-Sisi Allows King of Bahrain to Own Lands in Sharm Al-Sheikh
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi approved King of Bahrain Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa’s ownership of a land and 3 villas in Naama Bay resort in Egypt’s Sharm Al-Sheikh for residential use, according to official Egyptian Gazette.
Al-Azhar Sheikh Arrives to Bahrain to Meet King and Chair Muslim Council of Elders
Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Minister Khalid bin Ali Al Khalifa received on Tuesday (September 27, 2016) Al-Azhar Grand Imam Sheikh Ahmed Al-Tayeb, who is currently visiting Bahrain to chair the meeting of the Muslim Council of Elders to be held in Bahrain.
Bahrain’s King Promises to Build 30 Azhari Centers across Egypt
Al-Azhar Al-Sharif announced that Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, who is paying a visit to Egypt now, vowed to build 30 Azhari institutions across Egypt’s provinces.
Bahrain to Build Two Schools & Health Centers in Egypt
Bahrain Mirror (Exclusive): The Secretary General of the Royal Charity Organisation, Mustafa El Sayed, announced that Egypt will witness four development projects, two schools and two health centers.
Egyptian Journalist: I Left Bahrain after Discovering that Newspaper Was Established to Attack Shiite Majority
Bahrain Mirror: An Egyptian journalist who worked in Bahrain said that he decided to return home after he discovered that the newspaper he traveled to work for "was established to attack the Shiite majority in the name of the King".
Hospital in Egypt Stops Treatment of Bahraini Student in Critical Condition after Bahraini Embassy Refused to Pay Fees
Bahrain Mirror: Al-Ayam newspaper, owned by the Bahraini King's advisor Nabeel Al-Hamer, said that the Bahraini Embassy in Cairo refused to pay an amount of money for medical services for a Bahraini student who had a severe accident.