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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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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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Cairo has never been a mediator between Israel and Palestine -- and today's regime actually benefits from the Gaza invasion.
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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.
19 hrs ago | Egypt Today
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."
It was another testy day in the post-revolution Cairo of 2012, with protestors and police crowding streets that threatened to erupt into violence.
Secretary Kerry will travel to Cairo, Egypt on July 21 to meet with Egyptian and other senior officials on the situation in Gaza.
The Hamas-Israel war is a test of Israel's power-projection and posture of deterrence, which directly impacts the national security of Jordan and other pro-US Arab countries.
New Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan has personally contacted the Egyptian government to demand the release of an Irish teenager who has been locked up in one of Cairo 's toughest prisons for almost a year.
Denmark has modified its travel alert to Egypt and lifted the travel ban on Cairo, Alexandria, and Sharm al-Sheikh, Egypt's Tourism Ministry said on Friday.
Egypt's military said militants firing machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades attacked a border guards checkpoint Saturday, killing 21 soldiers in one of the biggest assaults since Islamist president Mohamed Morsi's ouster.
At least 15 Egyptian border guard troops were killed in an attack Saturday by gunmen using rocket-propelled grenades in the country's western desert, security officials said.
MENA reported Saturday that Hanks will film scenes for "A Hologram for the King" in diving areas off the coast.
Seeds of Peace, a lakeside camp in rural Otisfield, Maine, has brought together teenagers from countries at war for more than 20 years.
During the holy month of Ramadan, Egyptians enjoy konafor, a traditional sweet treat that for some, at least, takes their mind off a fresh round of austerity cuts.
Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas was to head to Turkey on Friday to push a ceasefire in Gaza after Egyptian-mediated negotiations stalled and Israel launched a ground operation.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 11:18 pm
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