Keeping up with a tradition set by his predecessor, Egyptian president Abdel Fattah a-Sisi met Monday with Jewish leaders on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi met presidential adviser Jared Kushner
The Egyptian spy drama “Alzyb’a” portrays Israelis in a somewhat positive light, but also contains anti-Semitic stereotypes.
On June 21, 1967, the Spanish government undertook a secret operation to free hundreds of Jews from Egyptian prisons.
The Trump administration should reconsider its warm embrace of Saudi Arabia and Egypt, which are among the world’s most repressive nations.
Between the 1940s until 1967, as many countries in the region won independence from colonizers, the essential Arab attitude was one of optimism, determination, international engagement and hope. Afterward, the biggest single missing element, in many cases still unrecovered, is self-confidence.
For many years Jews and so-called foreigners formed the pillars of Egypt’s economy and culture. With their forced exodus, Egypt faced a void of talent that has yet to be replaced.
JERUSALEM — Israel offered condolences to the families of the victims of two bombing attacks on churches in Egypt and called for a worldwide fight against terrorism. The attacks came on Palm Sunday and a week before the Coptic observance of Easter. Pope Francis is scheduled to visit Egypt later this month. The Islamic…
The foreign minister of Saudi Arabia said on Sunday, February 19, that 2017 “will be a year” in which “progress can be made in the Arab-Israeli conflict.”
JERUSALEM (JTA) — An Israeli civilian doing maintenance work on the border fence between Israel and Egypt was shot and injured. The bullet fired at noon on Tuesday came from Egypt, but it is not known who fired it, the IDF said. The man was doing maintenance work for a civilian contractor on the border…