Diplomatic Channel

Chinese ambassador to Egypt presents credentials to AL chief

CAIRO — China’s new ambassador to Egypt Liao Liqiang presented on Wednesday his credentials to Secretary General of the Arab League (AL) Ahmed Aboul Gheit. Liao said that China and the AL hold the comprehensive strategic partnership and China has paid high attention to the AL which plays an important role in regional and international […]


Egypt’s record-breaking goalkeeper El-Hadary retires

Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary, who became the oldest player in World Cup history in Russia, has announced his retirement from international soccer at aged 45. El-Hadary earned the last of his 159 caps for the national team in a 2-1 group stage defeat by Saudi Arabia as Egypt crashed out of the tournament with three […]


Bodies of Egyptians killed by Islamic State in Libya recovered

The bodies of 21 Egyptian Christians killed by Islamic State in its former Libyan stronghold of Sirte have been recovered, the attorney general’s office said on Friday. The bodies were found in the same orange jumpsuits the victims were wearing when they were filmed being killed in the coastal city in February 2015, according to […]