United Nations

More than 100 civilians killed in Libya between April and June

UN Support Mission in Libya says most of the casualties were in Libya's western region and caused by Haftar's forces.

More than 100 civilians killed in Libya between April and June

Human Rights

RSF urges Egypt, Saudi Arabia to release detained journalists

RSF also called for investigation into deaths of two journalists from Egypt, Saudi after their release from prison.

RSF urges Egypt, Saudi Arabia to release detained journalists

Al Jazeera World

The Doormen of Egypt

The stories of the men who have guarded doorways of Egypt's city buildings for decades, but whose roles are changing.

Egypt

Nile mega-dam talks to 'drag on', says Egypt's el-Sisi

Egyptian leader says negotiations will be a long battle amid heightened tensions among Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt.

Nile mega-dam talks to 'drag on', says Egypt's el-Sisi

Egypt

Egypt releases news editor after two years in pretrial detention

Adel Sabri was arrested in April 2018 after his news website's critical coverage of Egypt's presidential elections.

Egypt releases news editor after two years in pretrial detention

AJ Impact

Oil flows through Egypt's Sumed pipeline slow dramatically

Slump in flows reflects dramatically lower European fuel consumption as pandemic decimates demand.

Oil flows through Egypt's Sumed pipeline slow dramatically

Egypt

Egypt jails TikTok women influencers over 'indecent' content

The verdict against Haneen Hossam, Mowada al-Adham and three others came after they posted videos on the app.

Egypt jails TikTok women influencers over 'indecent' content

Libya

'Dangerous adventure': Turkey warns Egypt over Libya invasion

At Istanbul meeting, Russia and Turkey agree to push for a ceasefire but Ankara says eastern commander must retreat.

'Dangerous adventure': Turkey warns Egypt over Libya invasion

Ethiopia

Ethiopia's Abiy hails 'historic' start of disputed dam filling

Ethiopian PM said early filling of the massive dam was completed without 'causing harm to anyone'.

Ethiopia's Abiy hails 'historic' start of disputed dam filling

Coronavirus pandemic

Egypt ignores calls to help inmates as COVID-19 spreads

Egyptian authorities have done little to improve conditions for prisoners amid coronavirus pandemic, rights groups say.

Egypt's prisons under 'strict information lockdown': HRW

Africa

Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan reach 'major common understanding' on dam

Satellite images show water levels rising in reservoir of the nearly completed $4.6bn Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.

Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan reach 'major common understanding' on dam

Ethiopia

AU-led talks latest bid to break deadlock over Ethiopia's GERD

Virtual meeting attended by leaders from Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan to be held under the auspices of the African Union.

AU-led talks latest bid to break deadlock over Ethiopia's GERD

Libya

Egypt's parliament approves troop deployment to Libya

Move comes as Libya gov't and Turkey demand an end of foreign intervention in support of commander Khalifa Haftar.

Egypt's parliament approves troop deployment to Libya

Egypt

At least 14 dead as COVID-19 spreading in Egypt's prisons: HRW

Rights group says its report based on witness accounts, leaked letters from prisons and reports by local rights groups.

At least 14 dead as COVID-19 spreading in Egypt's prisons: HRW

Egypt

Egypt seeks 'urgent clarification' over GERD rising water levels

After conflicting reports, Ethiopia says it is not deliberately filling Blue Nile mega dam, points to heavy rainfall.

Egypt seeks 'urgent clarification' over GERD rising water levels