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Norwegian foreign minister in Cairo for Gaza talks

  /  September 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Visit comes after date for the conference on Gaza reconstruction, to be co-hosted by Norway and Egypt, has been set

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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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Arab foreign ministers discuss regional issues in Cairo

  /  September 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Al-Sisi and Shoukry conduct several meetings addressing regional issues including the situations in Palestine and Syria

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“The Ice Bucket Challenge” inspires a solidarity campaign with Gaza

  /  September 8, 2014  /  Lifestyle  /  No Comments

Instead of ice water, a stand-up comedian used sand and dust to raise awareness about the Gaza situation

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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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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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Shoukry looks to increase cooperation on Europe tour

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Egyptian foreign minister begins four day tour of European capitals

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Shoukry meets with Omani Foreign Minister

  /  August 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Discussions included the coming Arab foreign ministers meeting

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Open-ended Gaza ceasefire reached

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Hamas claims victory, Israel claims military pressure forced Palestinian factions into agreement

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Arab Parliament ‘puts all resources at disposal’ of Palestinian leadership under Abbas

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

Abbas is expected to request that the UN implement provisions of the 1967 borders, including evacuating Israeli troops from Palestinian territories

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UK and Egyptian ministers discuss importance of British tourist flows

  /  August 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

UK minister says security measures encourage British tourists to visit Egypt

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Abbas requests deadline for 1967 borders

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

Al-Sisi offers support to Abbas to implement two-state solution

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Gaza fighting continues, no response to Egypt ceasefire call

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

Netanyahu calls on Gazans to evacuate sites used by Hamas, saying they are potential targets

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Egypt calls for ‘indefinite’ ceasefire in Gaza

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

President Al-Sisi hosted Abbas to discuss the situation in Gaza and Egypt’s efforts to reach a ceasefire

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Egypt is witnessing less freedom of expression than under Mubarak or Morsi : John R. Bradley

  /  August 23, 2014  /  interviews  /  2 Comments

Daily News Egypt interviewed Bradley to discuss Egypt’s internal political situation and its foreign affairs, ranging from human rights abuses to the recent geopolitical developments in the region.

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Abbas calls for indirect talks to resume in Cairo

  /  August 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

President Al-Sisi hosted Abbas to discuss the situation in Gaza and Egypt’s efforts to reach a ceasefire

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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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Shoukry discusses Gaza with Western counterparts

  /  August 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

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

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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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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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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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