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EgyptAir hijack: Cyprus air-port hostage crisis ends

EgyptAir hijack: Cyprus air-port hostage crisis ends

Hostage dilemma ends after EgyptAir aircraft is diverted to Cyprus with man using a suicide belt that ended up being fake. The hijacker associated with an EgyptAir passenger aircraft was caught at Cyprus’ Larnaca air-port following a five-hour standoff. Nobody was harm in the occurrence following the man surrendered to government bodies. The EgyptAir local airline flight from Alexandria to Cairo was hijacked on Thursday morning and obligated to divert to the island. Egypt’s civil aviation ministry said the pilot of the planes, Omar al-Gammal, was threatened by the traveler strapped with explosives, but it later said the hijacker’s suicide belt was false. Images shown on Egyptian express tv confirmed a middle-aged man over a plane wearing spectacles and showing a white belt with bulging pouches and protruding cables. Conflicting theories surfaced about the hijacker’s motives. Cyprus Chief executive Nicos Anastasiades said the person appeared to have an individual purpose and the event was “not related to terrorism”. Cyprus condition Television said he wished to contact his ex-wife, who’s Greek-Cypriot and lives in Larnaca. Earlier studies said the discharge was demanded by the person of women prisoners in Egypt. EgyptAir said journey 181 experienced 81 people up to speed, including ... Read More »

An Egyptian Blind Man Fixes PCs Hardware Problems!

An Egyptian Blind Man Fixes PCs Hardware Problems!

Blind people in Egypt are about a million people while the visually impaired are about three millions, according to the estimation of World Health Organization (WHO). Mohammed Ali, the Egyptian citizen, has become blinded since childhood. However, he was able to overcome his disability and started to repair PCs. Ali has determined to succeed despite the difficulties he faces. The PC and its components are considered to be a mystery for many people. It contains wires and complex components as if one component is crashed, the entire device will be crashed. For Mohammed Ali, the matter is different. Amazingly, Mohammed Ali has lost his sight at the primary stage, but he still has the ability to fix PCs. “I have lost my sight at the primary school. I joined the Lighthouse for the Blind where I spent the primary, preparatory and high school. Then, I joined the Faculty of Arts Department of Psychology. In the fourth year of college, I had a computer course in Windows, Excel, and Word…etc,” said Mohammed Ali. “Firstly, I have bought a Pentium 3 case and tried to discover it till I knew its components and mystries,” Mohammed Ali added. Mohammed Ali does not need ... Read More »

First flight landed at “Assiut Airport” after a 1-year closure

First flight landed at “Assiut Airport” after a 1-year closure

After a closure lased for a year, «Assiut International Airport» have received its first flight the day before yesterday (Saturday). This flight arrived from “Sharjah International Airport” in “Sharjah city”  in “the United Arab Emirates” carrying 150 passengers. And at the arrival the Airport workers received the passengers with flowers. About the reason of  closure “Mr. Mohamed Mahgoub” (Chairman of the Egyptian Company for Airports ; told «Nmisr» that: The airport was in a maintenance period of its main runways, and the works have been finished recently so, the airport is now able to receive flights. «Mahgoub» also said that; The renovation and maintenance works at “Assiut Airport” costed around 120 million EGP (equals $16.5m,). And about the destination of the coming flights during the closure time, “Mahgoub” said, ” flights were landing and departing from “Sohag Airport”. Read More »

Ultras associations banned in Egypt on charges of terrorism

Cairo court for urgent matters ruled by banning Ultras associations in Egypt and considered it a terrorist group. Murtada Mansour head of zamalek sporting club is the owner of this case & he made appeal to include Ultrass associations in the terrorist organizations list under the claim that they are involved in terroristic acts and they attempted to assassinate him and other sporting club heads in egypt. this case was rejected by Cairo appeals court for urgent matters previously & murtada mansour head submitted an appeal & was able to get the verdict second time . This verdict comes within a series of controversial judgments in Egypt, which comes in an atmosphere of restrictions on freedoms . Read More »

AL ZAMALEK VS RAYON SPORTS RWANDA 15/3/2015 TIME RESULT NOW CHANNELS BROADCAST THE GAME AFRICAN CONFEDERATION CUP

AL ZAMALEK VS RAYON SPORTS RWANDA 15/3/2015 TIME RESULT NOW CHANNELS BROADCAST THE GAME AFRICAN CONFEDERATION CUP

Al zamalek from Egypt will start his journey in Africa our game now is , Alzamalek vs Rayon sports from Rwanda on Sunday 15 March 2015 the game due to the first leg game of the 32 round of the Africa confederation cup 2015 , Alzamalek vs Rayon sports game will talke place at algouna stadium in Hurghada city. this game is the first for alzamalek in the confederation cup , but rayon sports team played in the preliminary roumd 64 and defeated panthere from cameron 2-0 , the referee of our game alzamalek and rayon sports will be the referee mohamed Benouza fron Algeria. Al zamalek vs Rayon sports Rwanda 15/3/2015 time , result now , channels egypt local channel will broadcast the game al zamalek vs rayon spots. the game timing is : at 3 pm by egypt and rwanda local time. at 4 pm by saudi time. follow us for the result and the final score. Read More »

Abdelfattah Al-Sisi announces running for presidency

Abdelfattah Al-Sisi announces running for presidency

The former Egyptian minister of defense, Marshal Abdelfattah Alsisi announced today resigning from his position as the minister of defense, and being officially running for presidency elections that expected to be held in Egypt during the following few weeks. The President Adly Mansour accepted the resigning of Alsisi and announced that lieutenant general Sedki Sobhi as the new Egyptian minister of defense. In his public speech that was broadcasted on national Egyptian TV, Alsisi declared that he runs for presidency accepting the calls from many of the Egyptian people, in addition he mentioned that Egypt have many resources and yet many unemployed youth, which is unacceptable, he added that many Egyptians can not find treatment for their diseases which is also unacceptable, he also mentioned that Egyptian people deserve a better life, and that Egypt faces currently a lot of financial challenges. As of foreign affairs, Sisi said that Egypt do not interfere with other countries internal affairs and would not accept any country doing so for Egypt. As of public opinion, Egyptian streets still shows controversy about Alsisi decision of running for presidency, while many celebrated this announcement, many doubted his ability to solve the challenges he will face ... Read More »

Marshal Abdelfattah Al-Sisi indirectly announces running for presidency

Marshal Abdelfattah Al-Sisi indirectly announces running for presidency

Marshal Abdelfattah Al-Sisi declared that he will run for the presidency in an indirect way, he said no one can turn his back to big number of people who want him, he also added that everything needs to be done according to official and right ways. It is the first time that Sisi talks publicly about the matter of presidency and the calls from many people for him to become the next Egyptian president, in a leaked voice recording he said before that God does what he wants, in an answer to a question about if he will run for presidency. Marshal Sisi is now the Minister of defense and highest military commander, he has announced the road map for Egypt after deposing former president Mohamed Morsy in an act that is considered by many countries as a military coup, however many Egyptian people supported it. Read More »

Egypt vs Bosnia Match

Egypt vs Bosnia Match

Egyptian football team meets today the Bosnian football team in a friendly match. The Egyptian manager “Shawky Ghareeb” has not yet declared his team list. Although the Bosnia did not have much fame in football in the past years, it is not an easy match for the Egyptian team. Bosnia had achieved a target that the Egyptian team failed to achieve: Going to 2014 World cup championship in Brazil, in addition the Bosnian players are playing in very powerful European leagues. The match is held 7:30 pm Cairo time, 5:30 GMT, and is broadcasted live on free Egyptian TV that bought the rights of live broadcasting, namely Channel 2 and Nile Sport Channel, also Bein Sports channel will broadcast the match. Read More »