Egypt hits back at Turkey over EU-Arab summit criticism

By |februar 27th, 2019|Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, AKP, CHP, death penalty, EU-Arab League summit, Islamists, Muslim Brotherhood, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, secularists|

Egypt hit back Wednesday (27 February) at Turkish criticism of EU leaders for meeting their Arab counterparts in the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh just days after Cairo executed nine people. The foreign ministry accused Turkish President Recep Tayy...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Egypt hits back at Turkey over EU-Arab summit criticism

Arab League, EU seek synchrony on regional crises in first summit

By |februar 25th, 2019|Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Egypt, EU-Arab League summit, Libya, News, refugee crisis, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Yemen Civil War|

Arab and European states sought common ground on security threats and regional crises including Yemen, Syria and Libya on Sunday at their first joint summit held in Egypt’s Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Arab League, EU seek synchrony on regional crises in first summit

First Arab-EU summit billed as chance to cooperate in troubled region

By |februar 22nd, 2019|Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, anti-Muslim, Brexit, Egypt, EU-Arab summit, Libya, News, refugee crisis, Syria war, terrorism, Viktor Orbán|

European and Arab leaders are to hold their first summit Sunday (24 February), in what the top EU diplomat sees as a chance to boost cooperation across a troubled Mediterranean region.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za First Arab-EU summit billed as chance to cooperate in troubled region

Kurz eyes Egypt’s El-Sisi as migration ally

By |december 20th, 2018|Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Austria, Central Mediterranean route, Eygpt, migration policy, News, Refugees, Sebastian Kurz|

This week’s Africa-Europe Forum in Vienna may have been officially focused on ‘digital policy co-operation’, but Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi used the opportunity to talk about migration control.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Kurz eyes Egypt’s El-Sisi as migration ally

EU is as comfortable as China with the African thugs and dictators

By |oktober 24th, 2018|Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Africa, Angela Merkel, China, Egypt, EU-Turkey deal, human rights, Libya, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Turkey|

The EU has long frowned at China’s action in Africa for not requiring respect for human rights as a condition for aid and thus promoting a Chinese-inspired authoritarian Africa. But in recent years the EU is not better, writes Fabian Wagner.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU is as comfortable as China with the African thugs and dictators