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Egypt frees several prominent activists ahead of Eid al-Adha

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Several prominent Egyptian activists and journalists were released from custody on Sunday following months of detention on charges including joining or aiding a terrorist...

Egypt passes law on civil servants suspected of terror links

Egypt's parliament approved legal amendments expanding government's ability to sack civil servants with suspected links to terrorist groups without prior disciplinary action, parliamentary sources...

VSE Corporation continues to provide technical support for Egyptian Navy

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Virginia-headquartered VSE Corporation has been awarded a $41 million contract to deliver technical support to the Egyptian Navy. The United States Department of Defence announced...

Putin lifts ban on charter flights to Egypt six years after...

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President Vladimir Putin scrapped Russia's ban on charter flights to Egypt on Thursday, six years after suspending them for national security seasons in the...

UN ready to resolve Blue Nile dam disagreement

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The UN is ready to support Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan in efforts to resolve a decade-long disagreement over the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), senior officials told the Security Council this week. UN Special...

The Past Week in Defence #60 (28 June – 4 July...

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In this week’s edition, there is a slight deterioration in the Institute for Economics and Peace’s global peace index, Egyptian MiG-29 deliveries have been...

Egypt opens new naval base close to border with Libya

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday inaugurated the new ‘3 July’ naval base in Gargoub on the country’s northwestern coast near Libya. Egypt said...

Egyptian MiG-29 deliveries concluded as Su-35 deliveries begin

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The Egyptian Air Force has taken delivery of all its MiG-29M/M2 fighter jets from Russia and has started receiving the first of two dozen...

AM General, Egypt sign partnership agreement

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AM General and the Egyptian Ministry of Military Production have signed a partnership agreement that could see HMMWVs being built in the North African...

Egypt upholds death sentence for 12 senior Muslim Brotherhood figures

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Egypt's highest civilian court on Monday upheld death sentences for 12 senior Muslim Brotherhood figures over a 2013 sit-in which ended with security forces...

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Misleading SANDF post removed after defenceWeb intervention

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One imagines at least a handful of the more than seven thousand followers of the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) LinkedIn social media account...