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Public trust in public servants

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

Looking at how the presidency chose to deal with last week’s turmoil, it has become increasingly difficult to find a silver lining. The dreadful sight of Egyptians killing one another over political beliefs with such read the rest…

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Price of engine oil doubles

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Business  /  No Comments

Calls for the Ministry of Petroleum to set price ceilings on oil companies

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Foreign international reserves dwindle

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Business  /  No Comments

During the month of December net reserves rose by $705 million

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West focuses attention on Egypt

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The whole world is watching as Egypt struggles to define itself politically and legally

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Fighting for internet freedom

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Vinton Cerf The internet empowers each one of us to speak, create, learn, and share. Today, more than two billion people are online — about a third of the planet. The internet has become read the rest…

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Violence in several governorates during Friday protests

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Protesters face violence by security forces, FJP members and unidentified assailants

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El-Erian in New York

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Senior FJP member visits the United Nations in New York City

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Detainees following palace clashes released

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

129 detainees released and immediately file reports against Morsy and Brotherhood leaders

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Al-Shater: “We are the people, we are the majority”

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Islamist colaition insist on defending president’s legitimacy

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The Cabinet Office case files

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Daily News Egypt and Amnesty International remember the victims of the 2011 Cabinet Office clashes

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Review: Columnists debate Morsy’s speech

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

As President Mohamed Morsy met with over 40 political and legal experts to reach national accord over the constitutional crisis columnists explored his invitation for dialogue.   Emad Al-Din Hussein Al-Shorouk Newspsper Morsy’s speech and read the rest…

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Military will not allow Egypt to “fall into a dark tunnel”

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Armed forces express support for national dialogue

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The growing influence of the Muslim Brotherhood

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Opinion  /  4 Comments

Last week cannot be called anything other than a big mess. Ever since the Brotherhood took office, we have been reaping one misfortune after the other. From political exclusion to cracking down on freedom of read the rest…

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Morsy to pass law granting military power of arrest

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Decision will be protected by constitutional declaration

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Lawsuit targets French paper over naked Mohammed cartoons

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Suit targets the publication, its director and two cartoonists

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Morsy meets with allies

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Political and legal figures discuss constitutional crisis with Morsy, political opposition not represented

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MB supreme guide demands accountability for clashes

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Badie calls for dialogue and decision-making through the ballot box

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Thursday 6 Dec. 2012, issue 2086

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Today's Paper  /  No Comments

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Iran warships dock in Sudan

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Khartoum said it was a “normal” port call but Israeli officials have expressed concern about arms smuggling

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Egypt helps world celebrate Hamas anniversary

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Rafah border crucial for visits from international delegation and exiled party head

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Abu Hamed attacked

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Former MP beaten by Morsy supporters

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Gazans mass for Hamas anniversary

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

The celebrations come just over two weeks after an Egyptian-brokered truce ended eight days of bloodshed with Israel which left 174 Palestinians dead

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Britain sees evidence Assad could use chemical weapons

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Washington has said the use of chemical weapons would be a red line but that it fears battlefield advances by the rebels could prompt the Assad regime to use them

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Egypt nabs terror suspect linked to Benghazi attack, says report

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The US Ambassador to Libya, Chris Stevens, and three other Americans were killed in the September 11 assault on the US mission in Benghazi

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Qatar seeks to end climate deadlock

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Negotiators in Doha must extend the greenhouse gas-curbing Kyoto Protocol as an interim measure to rein in climate change and smooth the way to a new, global pact due to take effect in 2020

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Security forces surround presidential palace

  /  December 8, 2012  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Republican Guard officers claim their loyalty is to the Egyptian people

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