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    10.5% decrease in tourist arrivals in November: CAPMAS
    Jan04

    10.5% decrease in tourist arrivals in November: CAPMAS

    The number of tourists who travelled to Egypt in November 2016 was 499,800—a 10.5% decline year-over-year (y-o-y), compared to November 2015, according the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS). The agency explained in its monthly bulletin on the tourism sector that western Europe sent the largest number of tourists to...

    What’s the biggest test Trump will face in 2017?
    Jan04

    What’s the biggest test Trump will face in 2017?

    It is going to be so easy.†Those were the words candidate Donald Trump used in October, imagining a future where he, as president, would replace the Affordable Care Act with something “great.†In reality, no presidency is easy — the office’s unique role at home and around the world assures...

    OSCE ‘not satisfied’ with status quo in eastern Ukraine
    Jan04

    OSCE ‘not satisfied’ with status quo in eastern Ukraine

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), which is tasked with monitoring truce agreements in eastern Ukraine, says it is displeased with the status quo in the region despite the fact that the conflict has generally subsided. …read more Source: Iran...

    The Latest: Trump set for briefing on Russian hacking probe
    Jan04

    The Latest: Trump set for briefing on Russian hacking probe

    WASHINGTON — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST): 11:15 a.m. The CIA and FBI directors — along with the director of national intelligence — will brief President-elect Donald Trump on the investigation into Russia’s alleged hacking efforts during the 2016 election. Transition officials say CIA Director John Brennan,...

    Ukraine Might Ban Marine Le Pen and Her Thoughts on European Currency
    Jan04

    Ukraine Might Ban Marine Le Pen and Her Thoughts on European Currency

    The far-right French politician said Russia’s Crimea annexation referendum was not illegal, and also that maybe France should have two currencies. …read more Source: Foreign...

    OSCE ‘not satisfied’ with status quo in eastern Ukraine
    Jan04

    OSCE ‘not satisfied’ with status quo in eastern Ukraine

    The OSCE chairman said the organization wants to make efforts to “see change for the better.” …read more Source:...

    No alternative to partnership with Poland: Poroshenko
    Jan04

    No alternative to partnership with Poland: Poroshenko

    There is no alternative to a strategic partnership between Ukraine and Poland, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said. …read more Source: Polskie...

    Ukraine Moves to Blacklist Le Pen over Crimea Comments
    Jan04

    Ukraine Moves to Blacklist Le Pen over Crimea Comments

    Ukraine indicated on Wednesday it would bar French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen from entering the country after comments she made that appeared to legitimize Russia’s annexation of Crimea in 2014. Kyiv is nervous about the shifting political landscape in 2017. U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has adopted a friendlier tone towards...

    Ukraine wants to blacklist French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen over her comments on Crimea
    Jan04

    Ukraine wants to blacklist French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen over her comments on Crimea

    Le Pen was quoted by French television as saying Russia’s annexation of Crimea was not illegal. …read more Source: Business...

    Boufal leads Morocco Cup of Nations bid
    Jan04

    Boufal leads Morocco Cup of Nations bid

    Sofiane Boufal of English Premier League side Southampton will lead Morocco’s Africa Cup of Nations bid after being included in the 23-man squad named by coach Herve Renard on Tuesday. Juventus defender Mehdi Benatia, Monaco’s Nabil Dirar and Nordin Amrabat of Watford are some of the other key players for the Atlas Lions. However,...