Egypt has a legitimate right to intervene in Libya, Sisi says

By |junij 22nd, 2020|Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, Egypt, Khalifa Haftar, News, Turkey|

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday (20 June) said his country has a legitimate right to intervene in neighbouring Libya and ordered his army to be ready to carry out any mission outside the country, if necessary.

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Turkey accuses France of exacerbating Libya crisis

By |junij 17th, 2020|Egypt, Fayez al-Sarraj, France, Khalifa Haftar, Libya, Nato, News, Russia, Syria, Turkey|

Turkey angrily accused France on Tuesday (16 June) of exacerbating the crisis in Libya and violating UN and NATO decisions by supporting the forces of Khalifa Haftar against the internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA).

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Sudan, Egypt, Ethiopia to hold ‘daily’ talks over Nile dam

By |junij 10th, 2020|Egypt, Ethiopia, News, Nile river, Sudan, water diplomacy|

Sudan on Tuesday (9 June) said it would hold "daily meetings" with Egypt and Ethiopia to ease tensions over a mega-dam being built on the Nile after a war or words between Cairo and Addis Ababa.

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Turkey says it may expand cooperation with Libya’s GNA

By |junij 8th, 2020|Egypt, Fayez al-Sarraj, Khalifa Haftar, Libya, News, Russia, Turkey|

Turkey may expand its cooperation with Libya's internationally recognised government with new deals on energy and construction once the country's conflict is over, presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin was quoted as saying on Sunday (7 June).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkey says it may expand cooperation with Libya’s GNA

Turkey vows more support to secure gains in Libya conflict

By |junij 5th, 2020|Egypt, Fayez al-Sarraj, Greece, Khalifa Haftar, Libya, News, offshore drilling, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Russia, Turkey|

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan vowed on Thursday (4 June) to ramp up Turkey's support for its ally in Libya to lock in recent military gains, and promised joint exploration for oil at sea following talks in Ankara ahead of a potential ceasefire push.

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UK PM Johnson seeks post-Brexit deals at Africa summit

By |januar 20th, 2020|Africa, Boris Johnson, Brexit, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, News, Nigeria, Sajid Javid, United Kingdom|

Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets 16 African leaders at an investment summit Monday (20 January) that will see Britain cast out a net for trading partners in its new life outside the EU.

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Turkey-Libya Mediterranean deal is about energy and extending Ankara’s influence

By |december 10th, 2019|Cyprus, Egypt, Greece, Libya, Mediterranean Sea, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan|

Ankara’s moves in the Mediterranean Sea reflect President Erdoğan’s ambitions to make Turkey a leading country. But its unilateralism is unnecessarily aggravating tensions in the region and, as usual, leaves it to Brussels and Washington to sort it out, writes Henri J Barkey.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkey-Libya Mediterranean deal is about energy and extending Ankara’s influence

Arab uprisings: spring time continues

By |november 18th, 2019|Arab Spring, Egypt, Lebanon, Libya, Middle East, News, Tunisia, Yemen|

Since the rapture of the 2011 Arab uprisings, starting in Tunisia and sweeping through North Africa and the Middle East – most notably engulfing Libya, Egypt, Syria, and Yemen – a bitter aftertaste of repression and civil war lingers, writes Sharon Lecocq.

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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.

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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.

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