Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Egypt
Apr 07, 2017, 02:01
"The two leaders discussed a range of Middle East security issues and expressed their desire to cooperate on counter-terrorism and regional challenges". "We want to turn this around and we can't do that without the United States, because without it there wouldn't be any resolutions, and with Trump in office I believe he can achieve things others couldn't" Al-Sisi asserted. Its a very hard task to confront such groups, but Egypt has achieved great progress in confronting "Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis" in Sinai, he added. Trump said he was "very much behind" al-Sisi's government.
Trump, according to the source, told el-Sisi that Obama saw Egypt as being "part of the problem", while he views "it as part of the solution".
"President Obama struggled to get one person out - me". Mursi, a Muslim Brotherhood member, had been elected the previous year.
"President Sisi and I discussed the progress of Egypt's economic reform program supported by the IMF's $12 billion Extended Fund Facility arrangement", the Wednesday statement says, adding that Egypt is now implementing a "strong economic reform program". "President Trump is 'The Art of the Deal.' He is the great negotiator". Officials say they are committed to mitigating the impact of the reforms on the country's poorest, in part by ensuring sufficient supplies of subsidized goods and battling what they maintain is price gouging by traders.
The joint statement said Trump and Sisi agreed that Islamist militants could not be defeated exclusively by military force.
Both the leaders agreed that terrorism must be decisively and quickly defeated, it said.
Badr-Eddin eyes promising Cairo-Washington economic partnership but he hopes their approach will help bridge their political gap on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, amid Israeli settlement expansion that is highly rejected by Egypt and carelessly disregarded by the United States."I believe there will be economic, investment and cultural cooperation between Cairo and Washington very soon and we will see further American investments in Egypt in the near future", the professor told Xinhua.
Hijazi has been held in custody for 33 months in violation of Egyptian law, which states that the maximum period for pre-trial detention is 24 months.
At the United Nations in NY, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, said the Trump administration was not backing away from human rights "because they fully support me speaking about human rights in the Security Council".
Trump reunited with President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi for talks ranging from collaboration against the Islamic State group to bolstering Egypt's flailing economy.
The president stated in his speech that Egypt has become secure and stable and has gained all of its democratic entitlement. It is fighting an Islamist insurgency in Sinai in which hundreds of Egyptian soldiers and police have been killed.
Gorsuch will be confirmed "and he should be", John Cornyn of Texas, the No. 2 Senate Republican, said during Monday's debate. He dismissed the idea that Republicans have no choice but to change the rules as "a premise that no one should swallow".
Riders should expect up to 30-minute delays during the afternoon peak period due to track constraints at Penn Station New York. A train derailed at New York's Penn Station Monday morning, according to New Jersey Transit officials.
With Amazon Cash, people print out an Amazon-generated barcode that can be scanned at local participating retail stores (i.e. Creating a service like Amazon Cash could help people underserved by banks or without credit or debit cards to shop online.
Female Rebel BBL starts their season from the 9th f December, which is 10 days earlier from the male season of KFC BBL games. Fans of cricket across the world can see the online stream at the official Australian cricket website, and throw its app.
It started with one out in the bottom of the fifth inning, when Piscotty was hit on the right elbow by a Jake Arrieta pitch. Left unsaid was the ample say the home team has in rescheduling early season games when off days such as Thursday match up.
Everybody else was like, 'yeah, no, that's not true.' But that guy bought it. "So he's the victim of the lying", C.K. joked. That's the largest gap for CBS over NBC since Colbert's premier week in September 2015.
A report by the Associated Press states that as a result of the end of U.S. funding of UNFPA, $32.5 million will shift to the U.S. The State Department says the agency partners with Chinese government agencies despite China's restrictions on reproduction.
Under the new tax rate, much of the company's payments to the government are expected to be in the form of dividends, not tax. That figure jumps to 85 percent tax on producers with invested capital that does not exceed $60 billion.
Ailes will never be stopped as long as their behavior is allowed to continue, even supported, by their employer". In a Tweet Saturday, the President referred to the "Gray Lady" as "the failing New York Times ".
As things stand right now, subscribers of the AT&T Unlimited Plus Wi-Fi plan are entitled to unlimited data, talk time and text. Harry Wang, senior research director-Parks Associates, applauds the simplicity of Sprint's Unlimited offer.
Woman found wandering in California claims to be mermaid
She was found walking in the middle of the street on Millerton Road' on the other side of the Eagle Spring Golf & Country Club. She was almost naked and her hair was wet; officers say she told them she was a mermaid named "Joanna".
Arsenal: Capable of Winning the Premier League Title?
With plenty of points to be won and lost, the title race is still very much on and Arsenal will be confident of bridging the gap. Defensively, Arsenal have improved since Shkodran Mustafi joined the club in the summer but there is still room for improvement.