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Car bomb explodes, another prevented in Giza

  /  July 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Rural village rocked by early morning explosion killing 3

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10 children killed in shelling of Gaza park

  /  July 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Violence returns to the besieged strip amid failure to broker ceasefire; Israel claims “Gaza terrorists” responsible for latest tragedy

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‘Dangerous’ Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis member killed during arrest operation: MOI

  /  July 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Killed member responsible for attacks on security personnel and “vital” institutions, says interior ministry

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Egypt mourns the death of 23 nationals in Libya shelling

  /  July 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign ministry calls on Libyan authorities to identify the perpetrators as violence in the neighbouring country intensifies

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Prosecutor general orders release of 45 students for Eid

  /  July 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Others with health, humanitarian issues will be pardoned

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Prosecution refers 20 to court on terrorism charges

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The men are believed to be members of the militant group Agnad Misr

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Anti-harassment group to form Eid operation rooms

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Group says sexual harassment is worse during holidays

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Top diplomats call for extension of 12-hour Gaza ceasefire

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Efforts to extend humanitarian ceasefire continue in Paris as it holds in Gaza

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Two police officers killed in North Sinai

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Security forces investigating the scene

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Three arrested during Friday protests

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Small demonstrations disbursed peacefully, says interior ministry

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‘Terminology’ of Gaza ceasefire proposal still needs work: Kerry

  /  July 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Netanyahu agrees to 12-hour “pause” in Gaza, Kerry hopeful for extension

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US, UN to announce humanitarian ceasefire initiative: Hamas official

  /  July 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

John Kerry and Ban Ki Moon meet in Cairo in efforts to stop the violence in Gaza

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Egypt condemns Israeli targeting of UNRWA shelter in Gaza

  /  July 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Israel insists people were warned, asked to evacuate before launching strike

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UK foreign secretary urges Hamas to accept ceasefire without preconditions

  /  July 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Hammond meets Al-Sisi and Egyptian counterpart in Cairo to discuss Israeli offensive in Gaza, other regional issues

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UN Human Rights Council investigates human rights violations in Palestine

  /  July 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Council strongly condemns violence resulting from Israeli offensive in Gaza; welcomes Egypt’s ceasefire initiative

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Egyptian ceasefire initiative includes no conditions for either party: Al-Sisi

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Internationally backed Egyptian proposal was rejected by Hamas, Gaza Strip’s governing body

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One child killed every hour in Gaza: UNOCHA

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Palestinian death toll over 650, mass displacements, airstrikes, and shelling continue

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Kerry arrives in Israel amid diplomatic efforts to broker ceasefire agreement

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ban Ki Moon “strongly condemns” Hamas rocket attacks; calls on both parties to “stop fighting”

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Military reveals investigation findings of Al-Farafra attack

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Attack executed by 20 armed men in vehicles equipped with explosives, says army spokesperson

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‘The government…has little interest in financial support for housing’: EIPR

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

New report criticises Egypt’s affordable housing programmes

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French contractor to supply Egyptian navy with 4 frigates: Industry source

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt would be the globe’s second non-French operator of ultra-modern Gowind-class corvettes

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Foreign ministry welcomes Libyan parliamentary election results

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

The foreign ministry congratulated Tuesday its western neighbour Libya after the conclusion of parliamentary elections. “Egypt is looking forward to working with the House of Representatives,” a statement released by the Foreign Ministry said, adding read the rest…

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Hamas has fundamental choice to make: Kerry

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Kerry discusses Gaza and ceasefire efforts with Egypt’s president and foreign minister

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EU Election Observation Mission presents final report

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Chief observer recommends Egypt “rebuild confidence” in political process

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2 tribal leaders killed in North Sinai

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Unidentified gunmen kill tribal leaders in separate incidents on same day

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Dozens more killed in Israel’s Gaza operation

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Palestinian death toll breaks 600, while 25 Israeli soldiers and 2 civilians have been killed

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US, UN stand by Egyptian ceasefire proposal

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Both push for ceasefire, hope it will be followed by dialogue on causes of the crisis

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Civil society groups criticise ‘unregulated’ decision to provide emergency cases with free medical treatment

  /  July 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Prime minister issued the decision; groups fear it will not be carried out due to ambiguity of its
nature

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No change to Egyptian ceasefire proposal: Egypt FM

  /  July 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Gaza is an open wound and Band-Aid won’t help, says Ban Ki Moon

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Death toll rises on both sides in Gaza as fighting enters third week

  /  July 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Over 100,000 Gaza residents flee their homes in mass displacements as the strip faces increasingly grim conditions

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