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Rafah crossing closed indefinitely after deadly Sinai attacks

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

Al-Sisi says government “ready to take action to solve the problem on the Egypt-Gaza border at the roots”

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Palestinian-American shot dead in the West Bank

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

Shooting of Orwa Hammad is the second by the IDF in the West Bank in eight days

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Will Gaza receive pledged donations?

  /  October 22, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Hamas remain sceptical about aid pledges

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Israeli troops injured by gunfire from Sinai

  /  October 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

2 soldiers injured and evacuated to Israeli hospital for treatment

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Egyptian ambassador to UN calls for end to Palestinian occupation

  /  October 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Amr Abu Atta’s comments came during UN Security Council meeting shortly before peace talks are set to resume in Cairo

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Al-Sisi travels to Alexandria to oversee naval exercises

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

Al-Bader exercises mark anniversary of sinking of Israeli destroyer Eliat in 1967

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Egypt-Israel gas deal won’t happen without state’s approval: Petroleum ministry

  /  October 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Israeli energy company Delek says purchased gas will be supplied to industrial consumers in Egypt

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Egypt and Israel admit goods to Gaza

  /  October 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt transferred food supplies, while Israel transferred construction material

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Foreign ministry condemns Israeli attack on mosques

  /  October 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ministry condemns storming of Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and attack on Nablus mosque

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Build-destroy cycle must be broken: Ban Ki-moon

  /  October 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

UN chief visits Gaza, announces start of reconstruction following $5.4bn pledged earlier this week

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UK pledges additional £20m for Gaza reconstruction

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

”Return to status quo not an option for Gaza”, says Department for International Development

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In Pictures: World leaders gather in Cairo for permanent Gaza solution

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

International community representatives at the Gaza Reconstruction Conference in Cairo called Sunday for a lasting solution to the Gaza conflict to avoid another turn in the cycle of destructive conflict. President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi reiterated read the rest…

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World leaders gather in Cairo for permanent Gaza solution

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt and Norway are co-hosting the conference in conjunction with US Secretary of State John Kerry, Middle East Quarter envoy Tony Blair, and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon among the attendees.

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US to grant $212m towards Gaza Reconstruction

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Conference expected to raise more than $1.5bn

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Rights group urges Gaza donors to end Israeli blockade

  /  October 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Human Rights Watch calls Israeli, Egyptian blockade of Gaza “collective punishment”

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Egypt hosts Gaza’s Reconstruction conference, fears of new clashes arise

  /  October 11, 2014  /  Business  /  No Comments

Gaza depends on participating governments’ generosity for reconstruction amid US doubts necessary funds will be collected

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Shoukry stresses support for Libyan government

  /  October 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Reconstruction of Gaza conference will be held in Cairo on Sunday

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Egyptians launch initiative to comfort injured Palestinians receiving treatment

  /  October 1, 2014  /  Culture  /  No Comments

“We are all human” has arranged more than 17 hospital visits in Egypt and helped 3 severely injured patients to travel to Germany for treatment

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Gaza talks to continue in October: Foreign Ministry

  /  September 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Palestinian reconciliation meetings continue in Cairo

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Gaza talks continue despite West Bank killings

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

Hamas says Israel is attempting to “avoid fulfilling the ceasefire agreements”

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Israeli and Palestinian factions begin ‘preliminary negotiations’

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

First round of indirect talks since August ceasefire agreement

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Egypt to host talks between Palestinian factions

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

Indirect negotiations to begin between Hamas and Israel

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Egypt and Norway discuss region and agree on future cooperation

  /  September 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign ministers discuss bilateral ties and situations in Gaza and Libya

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Samih Al-Qasim: A poet resisting on many fronts

  /  September 9, 2014  /  Culture  /  No Comments

“They tried to silence me since my childhood. But I will talk whenever I can out loud and no one will be able to silence me.”

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‘Crying need for financial support’ in Gaza: UNRWA Commissioner General

  /  September 7, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Krähenbühl says “Palestinians are not statistics”

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Abbas begins Cairo visit

  /  September 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Peace process, Gaza reconstruction, Arab League ministerial meeting on Palestinian leader’s agenda

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Palestinian children are children too

  /  September 3, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Dr Cesar Chelala A friend who lives in Tel Aviv recently told me, “We are so shocked by the death of this little four-year-old boy….he was such a beautiful child. The whole country is read the rest…

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Shoukry calls on Europe to support anti-terrorism efforts

  /  September 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Europe should not allow abuse of freedom of expression to incite violence, says Egyptian foreign minister

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Israeli land seizure in West Bank ‘not positive’: Egyptian foreign ministry

  /  September 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Egyptian foreign ministry views Israel land seizure as hindrance to peace talks

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‘Out of Place’: The Palestinian definition of home

  /  September 1, 2014  /  Lifestyle  /  1 Comment

Violent experiences of losing home leave Palestinian families with “contradicting emotions” and almost no unity between definitions of home by each family

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