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  1. Woman, Child Die of Bird Flu in Egypt, 5 Deaths So Far This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Scientific American

    The WHO says there has been a jump in the number of H5N1 infections in people in Egypt, but that there does not appear to have been any major genetic change in the flu strain to explain the rise CAIRO - An Egyptian woman and child died of H5N1 bird flu, the health ministry said on Monday, the fourth and fifth persons to die of the illness in the country this year. The six-year-old child died in Minya province on Monday evening, after a 47-year-old woman succumbed to the disease in Assiut province earlier in the day, ministry spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said.

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  2. Woman, child die of bird flu in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Iol.co.za

    ... flu cases in the past year. The ministry announced one other case in treatment, bringing the total number of cases in Egypt to 20 this year so far. This includes five deaths as well as six recoveries and nine cases still under treatment, Abdel ...

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  3. Woman, child die of bird flu in Egypt, five deaths so far this ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | AlertNet

    ... flu cases in the past year. The ministry announced one other case in treatment, bringing the total number of cases in Egypt to 20 this year so far. This includes five deaths as well as six recoveries and nine cases still under treatment, Abdel ...

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  4. Egypt: Families of Kidnapped Egyptians in Libya Protest in CairoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | AllAfrica.com

    ... tribe of Soliman, the ministry said in a statement on Sunday. The ministry said this is part of a series of meetings Egypt is holding with various Libyan parties to address the political and security developments in Libya, including the conditions ...

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  5. 'Wedding dress woman' tackles stigmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | BBC News

    A woman in Egypt has tried to break the social taboo associated with unmarried women by wandering around Cairo in a wedding dress. Samah Hamdi, 27, wants to shed light on what she says is the stigma attached to single women in the country, Ahram Online reports .

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  6. Woman dies of bird flu in Egypt, fourth death this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Vanguard

    Hossam Abdel-Ghaffar, spokesman, Egypt Health Ministry, said on Monday in Cairo, that the country has recorded another death of bird flu, the fourth in the country this year. He said a 47-year-old woman in Assiut province, a rural area where an avian flu death was reported last week, has also died of the virus.

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  7. Seen American Sniper? Try these war filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | RTE.ie

    ... ambulance with a motley crew through the desert in a bid to make it back to the safety of British lines in Alexandria, Egypt. Paranoia and personal demons combine in a film where you will smell the sweat, feel the heat and wonder whether things will ...

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  8. ConstanceTO Burn or not to BurnRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... showing the Coptic Christian cross and the Islamic crescent-and-star joined in a unified statement of support for Egypt's liberation. During a brief address over state television Friday afternoon, an Egyptian general paused at the end of his brief ...

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  9. Dark HumorMEMO to Mubarak: How to Get Out AliveRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2011 | American Reporter

    The demonstrators in Cairo met by riot police, tear gas, and a gathering of soldiers and tanks should remind American and other diplomats of events 58 years ago this month, when Lt. Col. Gamal Abdel Nasser Hussein shook up Egypt, the Suez Canal and the world.

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  10. Monday, January 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... children, among them the current King Carl XVI Gustav, without their father. 1952 - Famed Shepherd's Hotel in Cairo, Egypt, is burned during riots by mobs demanding British withdrawal from the Suez. 1962 - The United States launches Ranger 3 to land ...

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  11. Morsi bemoans Sissi 'coup' in Egypt trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Times of Israel

    Egypt's former president Mohammed Morsi sits in the defendant's cage during a court hearing in Cairo, Egypt, November 3, 2014. CAIRO, Egypt - Ousted Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi gave evidence Sunday for the first time in his espionage trial, launching into a tirade against his successor whom he accused of removing him in a "coup."

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  12. Egyptian Actress Faten Hamama Dies at Age 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Big News Network.com

    ... actress Faten Hamama, an Arab film icon, died late Saturday at the age of 83, according to her son, Tarek Sharif, and Egypt's official news agency, Mena. Sharif did not give a cause of death, while the news agency MENA said she had a sudden health ...

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  13. Lady of the Screen: In Memory of Faten HamamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Egypt Today

    Egyptians are mourning the loss of one of their best-loved actresses after it was announced that film and TV star Faten Hamama passed away on January 17 at the age of 84. Hamama was a film icon, known throughout the region, whose peak lasted for two decades between the 1950s and 1970s. She starred in a number of films and TV shows that shot her star to fame and made her a pioneer in the Egyptian film industry, both as a woman and an indisputable talent who maintained her poise throughout her career.

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  14. Israel urges allies to pull funds from ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Times of Israel

    ... talks during a press conference with his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shukri at the Egyptian foreign ministry in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. (photo credit: AP Photo/Amr Nabil) "We look forward to discussing a range of issues, from trade to ...

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  15. Egypt's ban on Jewish festival is a reflection of nation's attitudesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Los Angeles Times

    Jewish pilgrims light candles at the site of the tomb of Rabbi Yaakov Abuhatzeira in Egypt's Nile Delta in 1999. The annual festival honoring the 19th century rabbi once drew thousands.

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  16. From Kampala to Cairo and backRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Daily Monitor

    I left Entebbe airport at 4.30am and by 9.30am, I was walking the streets of Cairo, Egypt's capital and largest city. With a population of around 15 million compared to Kampala's 1.5, the first thing that struck me about Cairo is how many people and cars there are in the city.

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  17. Baird in Egypt to push for Canadian journalist's release on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Mohammed Fahmy is pictured in a Cairo courtroom on March 31, 2014. Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird is on his way to Egypt, where he is expected to push for the release of imprisoned Egyptian-Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy.

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  18. Trial opens on tribal feud violence in southern EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    " A criminal court in the southern Egyptian city of Assiut is beginning proceedings over a bloody tribal feud that killed 26 people over the course of three days last April. The clashes in Aswan province, about 880 kilometers from the capital, involved an Arab clan and a Nubian family.

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  19. Court probes Israel, PalestiniansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | NWAonline

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during an Arab foreign ministers meeting at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. Abbas asked the Arab League to provide a "safety net" of $100 million a month to cover tax revenues withheld by Israel in retaliation for his attempt to join the International Criminal Court.

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  20. War crimes court opens probe into Palestinian territoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during an Arab foreign ministers meeting at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015.

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