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Nadeen Ebrahim

U.N. envoy hopes for, but cannot predict, speedy reopening of Libya oil ports

10:47am EST

BERLIN The United Nations envoy to Libya said on Saturday he hoped but "could not predict" whether eastern oil ports shut ahead of a pending Berlin summit aimed at reaching a truce in Libya would be reopened soon. | Video

Water crisis builds in Egypt as dam talks falter, temperatures rise

Nov 06 2019

FAYOUM, Egypt Ahmed Abd-Rabo used to get all the water he needed to feed his crops 50 km (30 miles) from Egypt's River Nile. Then supplies in the canal linking his seven acres to the river dwindled as other farmers drew more water, and he had to abandon half the plot.

Water crisis builds in Egypt as dam talks falter, temperatures rise

Nov 06 2019

FAYOUM, Egypt, Nov 6 Ahmed Abd-Rabo used to get all the water he needed to feed his crops in northern Egypt. Then the canal linking his seven acres to the River Nile started drying up and he had to abandon half the plot.

African refugee women report surge of sex attacks in Egypt

Oct 17 2019

CAIRO The 17-year-old South Sudanese refugee finally managed to escape after three months as a prisoner in a Cairo apartment where she was repeatedly gang raped, only to realize that she had become pregnant by one of her attackers.

Finely painted Ptolemaic tomb unveiled in Egypt

Apr 05 2019

SOHAG, Egypt Archaeologists on Friday unveiled a well preserved and finely painted tomb thought to be from the early Ptolemaic period near the Egyptian town of Sohag.

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