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News on Egypt continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | McClatchy

Egypt's anti-Muslim Brotherhood stance makes it odd choice as cease-fire broker

Azza Sami, a writer for the government-owned al Ahram newspaper, took to Twitter to thank Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for his campaign in Gaza.

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3 hrs ago | Egypt Today

Do I Look Muslim Enough to You?

It's not surprising that many Westerners who choose to convert to Islam decide to move to an Islamic country.

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Related Topix: Religion, Islam, World News, Africa

8 hrs ago | National Review Online

Egyptians Search Kerry Before Allowing Him to Meet Sisi

I learned during the Blind Sheikh case many years ago that Egyptians are not always masters of subtlety in, quite effectively, getting their points across.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Terrorism, Muslim Brotherhood

11 hrs ago | The Star Online

Sisi's bold start on economic reforms buys Egypt some time

Egypt's new president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has made a head start on tackling the country's economic problems, managing to introduce long-awaited subsidy reform without stirring popular unrest.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak

15 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

US man claims Africa land makes daughter a princess

Fathers often see their daughters as royalty. But a few months ago, when Emily Heaton said she wanted to be a princess, her father Jeremiah quickly found her a kingdom.

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17 hrs ago | AME Info

GMC Hospital to provide special discounted delivery packages as Ramadan offer

Based: Doha, Qatar Salary : Monthly QAR 35,000 to QAR 40,000 Working Days: 5 & half day a Week Company Industry: Construction Responsibilities: - Manage the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, upgrade, and support of all current IT systems - Communicate regularly with executive management and all users of information services and ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Korean News

Greetings to Egyptian President

Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the DPRK Supreme People's Assembly, Tuesday sent a message of greeting to Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, president of the Arab Republic of Egypt, on the occasion of the 62nd anniversary of the July 23 revolution, the auspicious holiday of the Egyptian people.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Egypt court says 'devil guided' Peter Greste

Cairo: The Egyptian court that jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste and two other Al-Jazeera journalists for alleged ties with Islamists says "the devil guided" the group to spread false news defaming the country.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Journalism, Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Morsi, Qatar, Middle East

The Times of Israel

Worse may yet lie ahead

Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Africa

State Department

Public Schedule: July 22 - Tuesday

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Cairo, Egypt. He is accompanied by Acting Special Envoy for Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations Frank Lowenstein, NSC Senior Director for the Middle East and North Africa Prem Kumar, Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS, and Spokesperson Jen Psaki.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Israel to finish Gaza tunnels assault before truce: Livni

Israel will not halt its fire in Gaza until it finishes an operation aimed at destroying tunnels used by militants for cross-border attacks, a senior minister said on Tuesday.

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Red Deer Advocate

The origins of war

The 59 skeletons were found in 1964, lying together in a gravesite beside the Nile near what is now the Egyptian-Sudanese border.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Gaza crisis: Kerry rushes to Cairo, but does he have a strategy?

Secretary of State John Kerry speaks to reporters as he meets with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon in Cairo, Monday, July 21, 2014.

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

Egypt Today

Ramadan Around Egypt

Ramadan in Cairo has a magical atmosphere, with the murmur of late-night prayers, strings of colorful lights decorating houses and mosques, children carrying exquisite candle-lit fawanees and, of course, trays upon trays of yummy Oriental sweets.

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Foreign Policy

The Last Great Myth About Egypt

Cairo has never been a mediator between Israel and Palestine -- and today's regime actually benefits from the Gaza invasion.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, Hamas (Palestine)

Hollywood Reporter

Tom Hanks Concludes Egyptian Shoot for 'A Hologram for the King'

The Oscar-winning actor had been filming scenes for the upcoming film in Egypt's Red Sea resort of Hurghada, having arrived in the country last week.

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Egypt Today

Displaced in Egypt

In the garden of Imbaba's Swiss Club, a young Syrian girl climbed on stage and proclaimed to the crowd, "Even though I speak Arabic, no one here understands me."

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CNN

Hurghada on the Read Sea

Hurghada is located on the Read Sea and it is third largest city on Egyptian Read Sea region.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Making Change

It was another testy day in the post-revolution Cairo of 2012, with protestors and police crowding streets that threatened to erupt into violence.

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GretaWire

Secretary of State John Kerry plans - click

Secretary Kerry will travel to Cairo, Egypt on July 21 to meet with Egyptian and other senior officials on the situation in Gaza.

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