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Does coronavirus variant VUI-202012/01 represent increased risk? UK’s chief scientific officer said it showed substantial increase in transmissibility
UK PM Johnson said the country was suffering from a new variant of COVID-19 that was as much as 70% more transmissible than previous variants of the virus
Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court selects its own chief justice and other justices, and even decides how many justices will serve on the court.
The Egyptian fishermen were caught fishing illegally southeast Tunisian island of Kerkennah. Tunisian Coast Guard Rapid Intervention arrested the fishermen
Abbas Kamel stressed Egyptian support to 5+5 joint military commission talks’ outcomes, UN-led peace efforts
Experiment is being conducted on an area of 15 feddan
Statement described EU move as opportunist, clear violation of human rights
The victims were meeting at a home to participate in a Quranic lecture, which is a regular Friday activity for Muslims, in Gilan district, about 120 km away from Ghazni.
Fighting in Tigray region between TPLF and ENDF left hundreds of people dead, thousands displaced and millions in urgent need of humanitarian assistance
The international borders with Ethiopia are known and indisputable, and we will not give up an inch of our country’s land,” said Sudan army
Yemen’s President Abd Rabbu Mansour Hadi announced that PM Maeen Abdulmalik was reappointed to head the new cabinet
Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Jordan, and Palestine convene in Cairo to discuss two-state solution
Discos and nightclubs will continue to be closed until further notice, as well as, weddings, events, or gatherings in closed places
Head of Egypt’s General Intelligence Service stressed Egyptian support to 5+5 joint military commission talks’ outcomes,
UN-led peace efforts
Free Egyptians Party fails to have any seats in recent elections, although it was most-represented party in 2015 parliament
The meeting addressed the latest developments related to the Palestinian cause, and efforts for resuming the peace process and negotiations.
On Friday, the French president Emmanuel Macron said in a live video on Twitter that he was doing fine but was working at a slower pace.
Most affected African countries in terms of the number of positive cases include South Africa, Morocco, Egypt, and Ethiopia, according to Africa CDC
“A recent study on the economic cost of violence against women in Egypt indicated that about 7.88 million women suffer from all kinds of violence annually, of whom less than 1% report the incident or even reach for support,” a representative of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Cairo, Germaine Haddad said in early December.
Egyptian Parliament called on EU parliament “not to appoint itself as the custodian of Egypt, and to refrain from politicising human rights issues.”
Terror group Boko Haram claimed on Tuesday that it was responsible for the attack, but Nigeria military and the Katsina government had refuted the claim.
Al-Shabab militants usually destroy telecom masts to disrupt police response and communication in the area before they could inflict harm on the locals.
Zayed and Al Owais discussed the novel coronavirus (COVID19) vaccine supply plan to Egypt, in the presence of the Egyptian Ambassador to the UAE, the Emirati Consul to Egypt, and Mohamed Hassani, the Assistant of Minister of Health for public Health initiatives affairs.
In a statement issued on Wednesday, the Arab Parliament stressed its solidarity with the Palestinian people’s legitimate rights, on top of which are the right to self-determination, ending the occupation, the right of return principle, resolving the refugee issue, and releasing prisoners from Israeli jails.
Ambassador Ahmed Hafez, FM spokesperson stated that the meeting comes within DR Congo preparation for its next AU presidency
Also on Thursday, EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier noted that “good progress” has been made in the trade negotiations.
The Elysée Palace announced, in a Thursday statement, that Macron would go now self-isolate for seven days and that he would run the country remotely.
In early December, the acting UN Envoy to Libya said about 20,000 foreign, mercenary forces were still in Libya
Egyptian-Iraqi-Jordanian partnership gains momentum
AP reported that military officials from Sudan said the attack left at least four troops, including a major, dead and wounded a dozen others.