Monthly Archives: May 2022

Ukraine’s prosecutor general testified about alleged Russian war crimes at US Helsinki Commission hearing

Ukraine’s Prosecutor General Iryna Venediktova testified at the hearings of the Helsinki Commission on alleged war crimes of Russia in Ukraine, Venediktova said in a Facebook statement on Thursday. “The Helsinki Commission of the US Congress held a hearing on Russia’s war crimes in Ukraine. I testified at the hearings about the horrific atrocities committed by… Read More »

Russia expels Danish embassy employees

A picture taken on March 29, 2018 shows men walking past the embassy of Denmark in Moscow. Russia on March 29, 2018 announced a mass expulsion of US diplomats and the closure of the US consulate in Saint Petersburg in retaliation to coordinated moves by Western countries to isolate Moscow in the wake of the… Read More »

Fifteen people injured in Mykolaiv region from Russian shelling

Image from footage released by the Internal Affairs ministry of the self-proclaimed pro-Russia Donetsk People’s Republic on Wednesday May 4, 2022 purportedly shows bombs shelling at the besieged Azovstal complex in Mariupol, as Russia intensifying strikes on wiping out remaining Ukrainian forces at the steel plant which is the last holdout of Ukraine soldiers in… Read More »

Selling Assets to Foreign Sovereign Funds: a Gain or a Loss?

In normal circumstances, it wouldn’t have occurred to me to ask this question. I spent a good part of my career responsible for attracting foreign investment to Egypt. Even after I left that government job, I remained convinced that successful economic development depends on our ability to attract private investment, both local and foreign. In… Read More »

Yasmine Sabry separates from businessman Ahmed Abu Hashima

News circulated about businessman Ahmed Abu Hashima’s separation from his wife actress Yasmine Sabry has gone viral on social networking websites. The news of the couple separation topped Google’s search engine, especially after the news was confirmed by a close contact of the couple.  After confirming the news of the divorce, Abu Hashima, posted a… Read More »