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INSIGHT-Serendipity aids Egypt in struggle to recover stolen heritage

When French Egyptologist Olivier Perdu saw a fragment of a pharaonic statue on display in a Brussels gallery last year, he assumed it was a twin of an ancient masterpiece he had examined in Egypt a quarter of a century earlier.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Hosni Mubarak, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak,

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Al Bawaba

Inside Egypt's new threat: Ansar Beit al Maqdis

On Monday the Cairo Court for Urgent Matters ruled that Ansar Beit Al Maqdis be classified as a terrorist organization.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Terrorism

Jerusalem Post

Egyptian Apache helicopters fly over Tahrir Square in Cairo

The United States said on Tuesday it will deliver 10 Apache attack helicopters to Egypt, relaxing a partial suspension of aid imposed after Egypt's military ousted President Mohamed Mursi last year and cracked down violently on protesters.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, TX, Mohamed Morsi, Terrorism, US News

Al Bawaba

Egypt facing $14 billion worth of investment lawsuits

Earlier this month, Egypt's cabinet approved a new investment law that includes a clause preventing third parties from challenging contracts made between the government and investors Egypt's government has faced 37 cases worth LE100 billion brought by investors in both international and domestic arbitration centres in the three years since the 2011 ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News

Le Monde diplomatique

Egypt's diplomatic card game on the Blue Nile

No electricity flows yet from the 6,000-megawatt Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam , a dream of the late rebel-turned-statesman Meles Zenawi.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Ethiopia, Games, Card Game, Meles Zenawi

Free Republic

Egypt Signing Unprecedented $3 Billion MIG-35 Deal with Russia

Ehud Ya'ari of Israel's Channel 2 News reported on Tuesday night, that Egypt and Russia will be signing an unprecedented military agreement.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, US Military, US Air Force

Egypt Today

Upper Egypt

Perched atop the cliff of Gebel Al-Teir, Deir Al-Adhra draws tens of thousands of pilgrims for Moulid Al-Adhra, Feast of the Assumption of the Holy Virgin, which is celebrated on August 22nd.

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Al Bawaba

Morsi and Muslim Brotherhood trial over espionage resumes

The trial of toppled President Mohamed Morsi and 34 other Muslim Brotherhood leaders over espionage charges has been postponed till 28 April.

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

Breitbart.com

Pivot to Asia: Staunching the Loss of More Allies?

In November of 2011 an article was published under Hillary Clinton's name entitled "America's Pacific Century."

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Washington, Muslim Brotherhood, World News, Africa

Mon Apr 21, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch Words'Following Orders' is No Defense for Cold-Blooded Murder

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 3, 12:50 p.m. PST -- With some 47 million people living in poverty, 50 million without health insurance, millions jobless and millions more underemployed, President Barak Obama could be less circumspect and more passionate about stimulating our economy.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Religion, Islam, Muslim Brotherhood, Life, Holidays, Ramadan

MacLeans

Highway to hell, hijab edition

It's not every day you call Cairo at 3:30 a.m. to speak to a female Egyptian heavy-metal singer-guitarist.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Metal, Metallica

The Motley Fool

Israel and Egypt: A Natural [Gas] Match

This article was written by Oilprice.com -- the leading provider of energy news in the world.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Travel, Egypt Travel, Middle East Travel

Al Bawaba

Egypt: Thank God for Easter! Tourism brings in thousands for holiday weekend

Around of 26,000 tourists arrived at Egypt's various airports from international destinations Sunday to celebrate Easter and the spring festival , reported state-owned Al Ahram Arabic news website.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Philly.com

Franklin Institute helps open schools - in Egypt

Students from the Maadi STEM Schools for Girls prepare to use their Fab Lab's Shopbot to cut a standing desk they helped design.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Travel, Egypt Travel, Middle East Travel, us Travel, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

Emirates News Agency

Egyptian Coptic Church: UAE led by Khalifa is a pioneer country in...

WAM ABU DHABI, 20th April, 2014 -- The Egyptian Coptic Orthodox Church has commended the leading role of the U.A.E. under the leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan in consolidating the concepts of the policy of religious tolerance and brotherhood among religions and working to spread the values of love and peace ... (more)

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, United Arab Emirates,

Norwalk Citizen News

Egypt: Ex-army chief, leftist to run for president

Egypt's former military chief Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, shakes hands with Coptic Pope Tawadros II at Cairo's St. Mark's Cathedral, seat of the Coptic Orthodox Pope, in Cairo, Egypt, Saturday, April 19, 2014.

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Newindpress

Egypt Looks to Army Again for Salvation

Weary of a political turmoil that never seems to end, Egyptians are now again awaiting with anticipation the election of a new president next month following the ouster of Mohamed Morsi, the first democratically elected president of the country, in July last year.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Mohamed Morsi, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, Muslim Brotherhood,

Al Bawaba

Egypt must reform its media

Western analysts tend to address the Egyptian ongoing crisis with a myopic perspective.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Terrorism

WLNE-TV Providence

Egypt gunmen kill police captain near Cairo

John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Science / Technology, Space, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Landslide

Star Tribune

Egyptian Interior Ministry says gunmen kill intelligence officer and policeman

Egypt's Interior Ministry says gunmen have killed a captain from the intelligence services and a policeman on a desert road outside Cairo.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

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