June 18, 2008
UK Ambassador Hails Egypt Ties
Egypt &Britain are committed to promoting joint cooperation and augmenting investments, British ambassador in Cairo Dominic Asquith said in a ceremony marking the birthday of Queen Elizabeth on Monday16/6/2008. Egypt and Britain will work together to face future challenges, he added. Egypt: Mubarak orders Youssef Chahine be treated at state expense President Hosni Mubarak on Monday16/6/2008 ordered that famed Egyptian Youssef Chahine be treated at state expense, wishing the great director speedy recovery. Mubarak instructed Minister of Health Hatem El-Gabali to follow up on the health condition of the renowned filmmaker. Chahine was immediately flown to Paris on board a chartered medical plane after slapping into coma following brain bleeding.He has been admitted to the American Hospital outside Paris The hospital is known for treating a galaxy of world dignitaries and movie superstars.
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