Showing posts with label Tiran Straits. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Tiran Straits. Show all posts

Friday, June 16, 2017

Egypt Arrests Dozens amid Calls for Islands Protest

Egyptian police have arrested dozens of activists in the face of opposition calls for protests on Friday after parliament passed a controversial agreement to hand over two islands to Saudi Arabia, media reports said.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Tiran and Sanafir islands Saudi-Egyptian deal void. Egypt's government can still appeal the decision.

Egypt's Administrative Court ruled Tuesday that a recent Egyptian-Saudi border demarcation agreement which placed the two Egyptian Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir in Saudi waters is void, adding that the two islands should remain under Egyptian sovereignty.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

30% in Egypt believe Tiran and Sanafir are Egyptian, 23% Saudi - Poll

A survey carried out by Egypt’s Baseera polling centre revealed that 30 percent of Egyptians polled believe that the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir are rightfully Egyptian, whereas 23 percent believe they are Saudi.

Monday, April 25, 2016

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“The U.S. must stop supporting terrorists who are destroying Syria and her people" : US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard

US Congresswoman, Tulsi Gabbard, recently visited Syria, and even met with President Bashar Al-Assad. She also visited the recently libe...