An Egyptian court on Saturday ordered the video-sharing website YouTube to be blocked in the country for a month after the site declined to remove an American-made video clip that was deemed insulting to Islam.
US security officials have warned that the terrorist threat from Hezbollah is at its highest level for 20 years. Western intelligence agencies believe that the Lebanese group is now more active overseas than at any time since the early 1990s, with attacks planned
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s visit to Cairo to attend a meeting of the Organization of Islamic States has sparked speculation that a warming trend in Iranian-Egyptian relations could realign Middle East alliances.
Lebanese MP Fouad Saad told the al Jamhouriya newspaper ,that the Bulgarian accusation against Hezbollah over the bus bombing reveals the real part agenda which is threatening day after day the interests of Lebanon. He added: The economic relations with Bulgaria are well developed and Hezbollah’s role in the incident will have a negative effect […]
Egypt’s presidential spokesman says an end to Syrian crisis is a condition to restore relations with Iran and that his country supports the Syrian opposition’s proposal for talks with the regime in Damascus. Yasser Ali’s comments Wednesday were made ahead of an Egyptian-Turkish-Iranian mini-summit on the Syrian
Syria’s government is ready to sit down with the opposition to bring a two-year uprising against the regime to an end, Iran’s foreign minister believes. Ali Akbar Salehi told the Egyptian state news agency MENA: “I think that the Syrian government is ready to negotiate with the opposition.”
Iran’s foreign ministry on Wednesday downplayed an incident in Cairo in which a protester tried to throw a shoe at President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, saying it did not indicate Egypt’s official stance towards Tehran. “What is important to us is the behaviour of Egyptian officials and the nation, who respect the Islamic republic
The president of the Islamic Republic of Iran was told by Egypt’s top Sunni Muslim cleric at al-Azhar university on Tuesday not to mess with the state of Bahrain. Sheikh Ahmed al-Tayyeb, grand imam of Cairo’s Al-Azhar, the highest seat of Sunni Muslim learning warned the visiting Iranian presidentPresident Mahmoud Ahmadinejad that Bahrain is a […]
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrived in Egypt on Tuesday on the first trip by an Iranian president since the 1979 revolution, underlining a thaw in relations since Egyptians elected an Islamist head of state. President Mohamed Mursi, the Muslim Brotherhood
A man who was beaten and dragged across the ground naked by Egyptian riot police during a demonstration on Friday was shown on state television blaming the incident on demonstrators. A video of Hamada Saber, 48, being beaten