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United States Commits $13.8 Million in Water Sector Support for Egypt

September 10, 2018 Cairo – As part of Egypt’s economic reform program, the United States signed a $13.8 million agreement today to help build the capacity of the Holding Company for Water and Wastewater and its subsidiary companies.  This agreement reflects the American people’s support for the priorities of access to water and wastewater services, ...
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CENTCOM Commander in Egypt to Observe BRIGHT STAR 18 Joint Exercise

September 9, 2018 CAIRO – General Joseph L. Votel, Commander, United States Central Command (CENTCOM) visited Egypt to observe U.S. military forces and the Egyptian Armed Forces during Exercise BRIGHT STAR 2018 at Mohamed Naguib Military Base. During his visit, General Votel met with senior Egyptian leaders to explore ways to enhance the strategic security ...
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U.S. Embassy Notification

September 4, 2018 • Police have finished their investigations at the scene of the incident. The Embassy is resuming normal business. Please Sign up for Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) for security updates at STEP.state.gov. • Get SMS from the Embassy by sending your phone # to CairoConsSMS@gmail.com.
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U.S. Embassy Cairo Notification

September 4, 2018 We are aware of a reported incident on Simon Bolivar Street in Cairo. Please avoid the area and monitor local media for updates. We are aware of reports that public transportation near the area has been disrupted due to the incident. Please exercise caution. S. Citizens should/not come to the Embassy at ...
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