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Human rights groups demand access to Gaza from Israel, Egypt

  /  August 20, 2014  /  Business  /  1 Comment

Israel and Egypt have denied human rights organisations Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch entry into Gaza to investigate violations

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Gaza fighting resumes as truce collapses

  /  August 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Israel recalls its negotiators from Cairo and resumes airstrikes on Gaza Strip, Al-Qassam Brigades say Israel has opened “the gates of hell” onto itself

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Update: Gaza ceasefire, talks collapse

  /  August 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Israel recalls delegations from Cairo: Official

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Israel, Hamas ready for any outcome of Gaza talks

  /  August 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Gaza talks continue in Cairo as ceasefire expiry draws near

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Egypt, Norway to co-host Gaza conference

  /  August 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

“Keeping a population trapped and starved provides no security for Gaza’s neighbours”, says Norwegian foreign minister

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China and Israel present alternatives to Suez Canal

  /  August 17, 2014  /  Business  /  2 Comments

China to lead the Silk Road project and take part in Israeli Red Med project

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Gaza ceasefire extended for five days

  /  August 14, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

The extension comes to provide more time for the indirect negotiations taking place in Cairo, says Egyptian foreign ministry

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Shoukry discusses Gaza with Western counterparts

  /  August 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Ongoing round of indirect talks in Cairo are the “most serious”, says Islamic Jihad leader

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Al-Sisi, Putin seek stronger ties in Sochi

  /  August 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Russian and Egyptian presidents look to coordinate on international issues

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Fresh Gaza talks in Cairo following new ceasefire

  /  August 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Israeli delegation returns to Cairo despite low levels of trust, will not negotiate if rockets fired

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Israel will not negotiate under fire: Netanyahu

  /  August 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Palestinian delegation to leave Cairo if Israelis don’t return

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Israel airstrikes continue, Egypt calls for resumption of negotiations

  /  August 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Israeli airstrikes kill over 1,900 Palestinians as “Operation Protective Edge” enters its second month

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Israeli airstrikes resume after 72-hour ceasefire expires

  /  August 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Palestinian factions say Israel has not accepted their demands; Israeli airstrikes continue to target Gaza while Palestinian rockets fire into southern Israel

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Peacemaking Egypt!

  /  August 6, 2014  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

Since Hamas seized control of the Gaza strip, three notable spells of war have engulfed one of the most densely populated parts of the world. The latest of such outbreaks have been by far the read the rest…

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Rafah border open to aid Gaza: Foreign ministry

  /  August 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Humanitarian aid pours in as ceasefire reaches second day

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Indirect Gaza talks underway in Cairo

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

Israeli delegation, Robert Serry, Tony Blair arrive in Egypt as ceasefire enters second day

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Israeli troops leave Gaza as 72-hour ceasefire begins

  /  August 5, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  2 Comments

Operation Protective Edge “not over”; Israel prepares for indirect talks with Palestinians

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Egypt asked to hand Palestinian conditions for ceasefire to Israel

  /  August 4, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Israel implements seven-hour “humanitarian window” following condemnation of UN school shelling

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Hamas in Cairo for Gaza talks

and   /  August 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns and Tony Blair visit Cairo in attempt to further talks on Gaza

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Close your eyes

  /  August 2, 2014  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

By Wael Eskander A young black girl is raped and abused by two racist white men, who are then shot by the girl’s father during their trial. This is the premise of ‘A Time to read the rest…

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Qatar invests in Israeli football despite Gaza and war of words with Jerusalem

  /  August 2, 2014  /  Opinion  /  1 Comment

By James M. Dorsey Qatar is emerging for the second time in a decade as the only Arab state without a peace treaty and diplomatic relations to have invested in Israel. Qatar’s latest investment in read the rest…

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Egypt denies using US weapons on protesters

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

Foreign Ministry spokesman says US spokeswoman comments are “ignorant of realities”

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‘Mounting evidence’ of ‘war crimes’ in Gaza conflict: Amnesty

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

Gaza death toll soars over 1,650 as more bodies are pulled from rubble in the south, while the death toll in Israel reaches 66

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No alternative to Egyptian initiative on Gaza: Al-Sisi

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

Cross faction Palestinian delegation expected in Cairo for Gaza talks

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UN, US sponsored Gaza ceasefire broken in less than 3 hours

  /  August 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  2 Comments

At least 35 dead in Rafah after Israel resumes strikes in response to gunfire, Egypt rescinds invitation for talks

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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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Gazans salvage their dead during humanitarian ceasefire

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

Death toll rises as more bodies are found under the rubble during ceasefire

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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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‘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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