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The US-Russia brokered ceasefire could be extended for a further 72 hours, but Moscow has warned the US to press rebels to end ceasefire violations. Humanitarian aid for the city of Aleppo has still not been delivered.
As traditional protests become increasingly difficult in Russia, one group of activists has found its own way of voicing dissent. The “Silent Protest” movement has made demonstrating part of an everyday routine.
Egyptian strawberries are source of hepatitis in US, Russia imposes restrictions over plant imports
Deal will help access of humanitarian aid to afflicted areas in Syria, such as Aleppo
The delegation discussed plans to resume direct flights to Cairo with the aviation minister
Egypt is looking to obtaining state-of-the-art Russian weaponry, says Russian defence minister
Top diplomats from Russia and the US have failed to reach a deal to curb fighting in Syria following talks on the sidelines of the G-20 summit in China. The Ukraine conflict has also surfaced in discussions at the forum.
This is the third meeting held by the Egyptian-Russian military committee
No luck for Russian athletes who hoped to avoid the Russian federation’s ban from the Rio Paralympics. Their latest appeal has been rejected, meaning they will not be allowed to take part as individuals.
Islam Karimov has ruled Uzbekistan for more than 25 years. His power there is greater than that of Putin in Russia. Reports the authoritarian president is seriously ill have raised questions about the country’s future.
Egypt’s relations with Russia and Saudi Arabia will help in resolving the crisis, but only if Egypt manages its relationships well
The Russian parties demanded the provision of these devices, and that airports be ready for inspection, says EHCAAN chairperson
Russian fighter jets had temporary permission to fly missions over Syria from Iran. Then Iran’s parliament said no. The relationship between Iran and Russia has always lacked trust.
A road map has been drawn that will lead to the resumption of flights between Egypt and Russia, says Fathy
Russia has pulled its warplanes out of Iran after conducting airstrikes on Syria from an Iranian base.
Tensions between Ukraine and Russia have been rising in recent weeks.
In the first of a two-part interview, Al-Sisi discusses Egypt’s position on foreign affairs-related issues. The second part of the interview, which focuses on domestic affairs, will be published Tuesday
Ground services lost more than EGP 300m when Russia halted its direct flights to and from Egypt
A Russian delegation is set to visit Egypt at the end of August to finalise the decision on resuming direct flights
A quarter century after the August Coup, Dmitry Bykov, one of Russia’s most famous intellectuals, journalists and opposition figures reflects on the days that effectively led to the end of the Soviet Union.
The resumption of direct flights between Russia and Egypt is simply “a matter of time”, says civil aviation minister
UN envoy Staffan de Mistura symbolically ended a meeting on Syria after saying no aid convoys reached besieged cities. He said the time had come for Russia and the United States to both push for an Aleppo ceasefire.
Egypt, India keen to increase trade, cooperation, as India assists in renewable energy, vocational training development
Egyptian-Russian bilateral relations have been fostered following the ouster of Morsi
Delegation to refer its report to Russian president to issue final decision on resumption of direct flights to Sharm El-Sheikh
Russia has said it launched strikes against the so-called “Islamic State” from air bases in Iran. It’s a noticeable change of strategy for Moscow as it continues to aid the regime of Bashar al-Assad in Syria.
The Russian delegation will release a report following the inspection, which will include their decision to resume flights or not
Meeting of the Turkish and Russian leaders put an end to tension between the two countries. Both Erdogan and Putin are eyeing rapprochement. However, energy expert Necdet Pamir is skeptical of the promises made.
Weekend airstrikes by unspecified belligerents have destroyed a hospital in northern Syria, Doctors Without Borders reports. Elsewhere, recent attacks by Russia have flattened opposition areas of Aleppo.
The presidents of Russia and Turkey are expected to repair relations and revive a gas pipeline project at a meeting in St. Petersburg on Tuesday. There is, however, one key issue on the table, DW’s Andrey Gurkov writes.