Egypt agrees to hand over two uninhabited Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabi

Egypt agrees to hand over two uninhabited Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabi. On Wednesday the Egyptian Parliament supported plans to hand over two uninhabited Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia under an agreement that has attracted widespread public criticism. House of Representatives Speaker Ali Abdelaal said the required majority of lawmakers had voted for the agreement, which the government signed last year, despite a court striking it down in March. “I announce the House’s final approval of the maritime demarcation agreement with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia signed on…

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