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17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

We need the realist's vigilant cynicism

America rarely does time capsules anymore, but the ones it does should include videos from February 2011 of American TV reporters exulting in the triumph of the Arab Spring.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Egypt: Court Dismisses Appeal On Mubarak-Era Politicians' Ban From Elections

The Administrative Court said on Sunday it lacks the proper jurisdiction to rule over banning leaders of the National Democratic Party of former President Hosni Mubarak to run for parliamentary elections.

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ABC News

Egypt Delays Deadline for Criticized NGO Registry

A senior Egyptian government official says authorities have pushed back a deadline for local and international non-government organizations to register under a restrictive law or risk being shut down, a decision that was criticized as a way to silence critics of the government.

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Reuters

Egypt foreign reserves close to July level - central bank governor

Egypt's foreign reserves in August stayed close to their July level of $16.736 billion, the country's central bank governor Hisham Ramez told Reuters on Sunday.

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Reuters

Egypt's Palm Hills Q2 net profit down 8.3 pct

Egyptian real estate developer Palm Hills posted an 8.3 percent fall in second-quarter net profit, the firm said in a statement on Sunday.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Bloomberg

Egypt Probes Video of Alleged Police Abuse of Bloodied Corpse

Egyptian officials are investigating three policemen seen in a Youtube video allegedly posing with the blood-soaked corpse of a man while laughing and placing a cigarette in his mouth.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Examiner.com

CIA expert: 'America has switched sides in the war on terror'

Clare Lopez, who spent over two decades at the CIA as an operations officer, on Thursday told Garth Kant of WND that President Obama and his administration have switched sides on the war on terror and has done so since Obama took office in 2009 when Obama supported the downfall of former Egyptian President, Hosni Mubarak and the ensuing conflicts ... (more)

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The Times of Israel

Facing Islamist threats, some Arab nations tilt toward Israel

Between the war in Gaza and gains by Islamic militants in Iraq, Syria and Libya, there's plenty of cause these days for pessimism about the Middle East.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Africa, Libya, Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Morsi

Humans Rights Watch

Ahmed Seif Al Islam: in Memoriam

Egypt has just lost one of its human rights pioneers, and Human Rights Watch has lost a dear friend, with the passing of Ahmed Seif Al Islam on August 27, 2014, following his hospitalization for heart ailments.

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Monterey County Herald

Hundreds mourn famed Egyptian rights advocate

Hundreds of Egyptian activists, lawyers and other admirers are gathering to pay a final farewell to one of the country's leading civil rights advocates, a lawyer who represented Islamists, atheists and homosexuals and worked to hold Egypt's decades-old police state accountable for torture and abuse.

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Stars and Stripes

Egypt's Morsi accused of leaking secrets to Qatar

Egypt's state prosecutor is investigating allegations that ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi leaked secret documents to Qatar via the Doha-based Al-Jazeera broadcaster, according to judicial officials.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

USA Today

Egypt's belly dancers face backlash despite tradition

Life is far from easy for those working on boats, in tourist haunts and at late-night spots that embrace a dance both loved and condemned by Egyptians.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Arts, Dance, Harvard University

ABC News

Egypt's President Will Head to US in September

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi will visit the United States in September on his first trip there as the country's head of state, the country's official news agency reported Wednesday.

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The Washington Post

Egypt's president will head to US in September

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi will visit the United States in September on his first trip there as the country's head of state, the country's official news agency reported Wednesday.

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Arab Times

Some should fear God for their region, nation

THE Al-Azhar senior cleric has done well by issuing an edict to prohibit naming an Islamic State as pronounced by DAESH gangsters.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Egypt: Mursi Prison Break Trial Resumes

The Cairo Criminal Court will resume on Saturday the trial of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Mursi and 130 others for escaping from the Wadi al-Natroun prison.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

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Chinese Jet Flew Within 30 Feet Of U.S. Military Plane, Pentagon Says

The Pentagon on Friday accused a Chinese fighter jet of conducting a "dangerous intercept" of a U.S. Navy aircraft off the coast of China in international airspace.

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Global Voices Online

Advocates Petition UN for Action on Jailed Egyptian Blogger Alaa Abd El Fattah

After imprisoned Egyptian blogger and human rights defender Alaa Abd El Fattah went on hunger strike this past Monday, the Media Legal Defence Initiative and Electronic Frontier Foundation petitioned the UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention to take all necessary steps to secure Abd El Fattah's immediate release.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Real Clear Politics

The Hard Hand of the Middle East

Reality can be harsh. In order for the United States to weaken and eventually defeat the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, it could use help from both the Iranian regime and that of President Bashar al Assad in Syria.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Ben-Eliezer undergoes another round of questioning by anti-fraud cops

Labor Party MK and former defense minister Binyamin Ben-Eliezer was questioned for hours on Wednesday as part of the ongoing investigation into allegations that he took funds illegally from a number of different people.

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