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Abbas Defies Trump Peace Agenda, Reiterates Vow to Pay Terrorists, ‘Martyr’ Families

“There should only be one authority, one weapon, one law, and one political program based on the Palestine Liberation Organization’s agenda."

North Korean Ship Caught Delivering Weapons to Egypt

The UN labeled the incident the “largest seizure of ammunition in the history of sanctions against the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea.”

PA, Egyptians, in Gaza for Reconciliation Talks with Hamas

On Saturday evening, Haniyeh released a statement saying, "The reconciliation is a will and a decision, to prevent Israel from swallowing up the West Bank and continuing its siege of the Gaza Strip.”

Hassan el-Shamy, A Muslim Who Gives Voice to All

Egyptian activist Hassan El-Shamy: "Only fifteen percent of the Egyptian Parliament consists of women. The percentage should be fifty plus one!"

Palestinian Authority’s Leading Fatah Officials Set to Visit Gaza

The trip is taking place as part of the dissolution of Gaza’s administrative committee, brokered with Hamas by Egypt.

Egypt’s El-Sisi Meets with US Jewish Leaders, Netanyahu

It appears that the path to influencing Israel's foreign policy goes through the US Jewish community's leadership forum.

1970s MiGs Return to Egypt in Russian 50 Warplane Deal

The Mikoyan MiG-29 is not likely to affect the balance of power between Egypt and Israel.

Egypt Offers New Lopsided Framework for Hamas Prisoner Exchange

In the Egyptian plan, Israel releases Hamas terrorists, and in exchange Hamas will give Israel some information on the missing Israelis they're holding.

Israeli Diplomats Return to Egypt After Eight-Month Hiatus

The move culminates several months of negotiations between Egyptian and Israeli security officials about securing the staff.

Angry Over $290 Million Aid Cut, Egypt Cancels Kushner Meeting

The decision to punish Egypt at a time when its regime is practically fighting for its life against Islamist insurgents and home grown Muslim Brothers, began at a hearing by the US Senate.

Historic Egyptian Synagogue Will Be Renovated for $2.2 Million

The Egyptian government will renovate the Eliyahu HaNavi synagogue in Alexandria, although it claims it is an Egyptian rather than a Jewish site.

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Deadly Suicide Bombing in Sinai

At least 23 Egyptian soldiers lost their lives and dozens more were wounded in the deadly Sinai attack by Islamic State jihadists.

Egypt Cuts Gaza Fuel Deliveries by Half While Abbas Visits Cairo

Apparently, the folks in Gaza can go without their refrigerators, as long as somebody does something about those pesky settlements.

Hamas Delegation in Egypt to Discuss New Leaf in Relations

The delegation includes representatives from the Ministries of Interior, Finance, Works, Economy and the Energy Authority.

Egypt Sends 22 Trucks of Diesel Fuel to Gaza

Egypt sent one million liters of the desperately-needed fuel to Gaza’s sole power plant 10 days ago.

Russia Planning Free Trade Zone with India, Egypt, Iran, Israel

'Regarding India and Egypt, I think we will start talks this year, probably closer to the year-end. Negotiations with Israel have already started.'

Report: Secret Cairo Agreement Places Mohammad Dahlan as Head of National PLO Unity Government

Dahlan pledges to work with Egypt to gradually open the Rafah crossing ... and with "friends and nations to build a seaport and an airport" as well.

Egypt Begins Trucking Diesel Fuel Into Gaza

PA leader Mahmoud Abbas refused to pay more than 70 percent of the previous bill, saying Hamas does not send him the payments for the electricity that Gaza residents remit to their government in the enclave.

Israel Reduces Electricity Supply to Gaza

The move comes in the wake of a refusal by Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas to pay for more than 70 percent of the prior amount.

Could Gulf of Eilat’s Super Corals Save Reefs Worldwide?

“Egypt, Jordan, Israel and Saudi Arabia must create a joint protection program to remove all anthropogenic stressful conditions."

A Meeting with Magda Haroun: Hitting a Wall, Building a Bridge

"Sometimes you have to hit a wall, feel the rift, in order to build a new bridge."

Sinai Rocket Falls Short

The IDF said nothing hit southern Israel.

Egypt Blocks Dozens of Internet Sites, News Outlets

A ban has been in effect from May 24 to the current date, June 13, and is now also beginning to include sites that provide VPN services as well.

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