Egypt

June 27, 2001

03:00 GMT

The trial of Egyptian feminist Nawal Saadawi has prompted the latest in a series of US media reports blasting the Arab country for human rights abuses

03:00 GMT

A report says the US administration is examining a proposal to reduce Egyptian military aid by $100 million, amid allegations that Cairo is developing

03:00 GMT

Egypt’s U-20 soccer team will face the US in the Wednesday in Buenos Aires to determine who advances to the quarterfinals of the World Youth Champions

03:00 GMT

A Saudi sheikh has been ordered to pay his estranged wife $270 million in a legal dispute spanning two decades.

03:00 GMT

At least 10 people have been killed, six of them over the weekend, in Sudanese government bombing raids on the southern town of Raga, which fell to re

03:00 GMT

Jordan’s state security court plans to review the case of an alleged terrorist ring, after a higher court in April overturned the life sentences hande

03:00 GMT

80 Egyptian members of parliament will arrive in Rabat Saturday to support their national soccer team in their 2002 world cup heat match against Moroc

03:00 GMT

Egypt’s basketball team will play a friendly match against Qatar in Cairo Wednesday in preparation for the African Nations Cup to be held in Morocco i

03:00 GMT

Egypt’s soccer team will face North Korea on Wednesday in the World Military Cup finals.

03:00 GMT

Egypt and Tunisia have agreed to join forces to combat organized crime, international terrorism and drug trafficking.

03:00 GMT

A group of 80 Egyptian lawmakers will arrive in Rabat Saturday to support their national soccer team in their 2002 world cup heats match against Moroc

03:00 GMT

A special Egyptian committee on Wednesday stood poised to prevent a film entitled The Days of Sadat from being screened at 35 movie theatres across the nation

03:00 GMT

Egyptian actor Noor Al Sherif has accepted an offer to perform the role of Saif Al Dawlah Al Hamadani in a historical television series.

03:00 GMT

Egyptian singer Ehab Tawfiq has postponed the shooting of his first screen role until he finishes defending his doctoral thesis, Music and Singing in the 20th Century

03:00 GMT

Iraqi Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance Hikmat Al-Azawi has praised Egypt’s efforts to alleviate the suffering of the Iraqi people at a recent meeting in Egypt.