Tag: Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood

Magdy Abdel-Ghaffar

Egypt’s Security Chief Warns of Scheme to Incite Chaos

Egypt’s interior minister warned in comments published Monday that the country faced “unprecedented challenges” that required a “decisive” response by security forces, accusing the now-banned Muslim Brotherhood of scheming to incite chaos.

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim gestures as he delivers a speech during a press conference after a Turkish-Israeli meeting, at the Cankaya Palace in Ankara, on June 27, 2016.

Turkey Wants to Repair Ties With Egypt: PM

Istanbul (AFP) – Turkey wants to repair its ties with Egypt, after relations soured over the ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in 2013, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Saturday.

Supporters of senior Iraqi Shiite cleric Ayatollah Muhammad al-Yaqubi attend a religious ceremony to commemorate the death anniversary of Fatima, daughter of Prophet Mohammed, in the holy city of Najaf on March 13, 2016.

Egypt Fears ‘Quiet Takeover’ by Iran-Backed Shi’a Islam

JAFFA, Israel – The Egyptian government has warned against an alleged Iranian plot to bolster Shi’a Islam in five regions, from which it plans to take over the entire country, Al Masr al Youm newspaper reported. The investigative report suggested that “foreign efforts”

In this handout photo provided by the Palestinian Press Office (PPO), Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas meets with King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia on February 23, 2015 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Abbas is on an official visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabia Mediates Hamas-Egypt Reconciliation

TEL AVIV – Senior Egyptian officials met Sunday with high-level representatives of the Hamas terror group at the behest of Saudi Arabia, the Times of Israel reported. The meeting included the Deputy Political Bureau Chief of Hamas, Moussa Abu Marzouk, and Egyptian Intelligence Minister Khaled Fawzi.