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Hamas responds to proposed Gaza buffer zone

  /  October 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Hamas official says buffer zone supports Israeli blockade, harms Palestinians

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Upcoming Israel-Palestine peace talks postponed

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

Senior Hamas official cites “security measures”, says ceasefire will stand

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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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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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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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Shoukry meets Ashton and successor

  /  October 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian foreign minister discussed regional issues with Italian counterpart who is set to replace Ashton as EU High Representative in weeks

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68 Palestinians deported to Gaza

  /  October 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Palestinians caught attempting to illegally migrate to Europe through Alexandria

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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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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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Palestinian economy should not be held hostage by Israel: Abbas

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

Al-Sisi tells Israel it is time to end the conflict

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Shoukry, Kerry discuss Gaza situation

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

Egyptian Foreign Minister holding discussions with UN envoy focusing on Palestinian situation and Gaza reconstruction

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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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Shoukry continues high-level meetings in New York

  /  September 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign minister discusses nuclear disarmament and regional issues on sidelines of UN General Assembly

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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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Shoukry discusses independent Palestinian state at the UN

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

Foreign minister stresses Egypt’s efforts in achieving stability and security in the region

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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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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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