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Egypt calls on Israel to ‘immediately stop targeting civilians’

  /  July 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  2 Comments

The call comes after an UN-administered school and a market in the Gaza Strip were struck, killing dozens including children

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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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Gaza death toll exceeds 770, Israel’s tops 35

  /  July 24, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

UN body says a new humanitarian pause is “urgently needed”

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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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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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Israel’s ‘Protective Edge’: Why Now?

  /  July 21, 2014  /  Opinion  /  2 Comments

By Fadi Elhusseini The new Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip is not the first and won’t be the last if the political equation in that region does not change. Throughout previous aggressions Israel read the rest…

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Hamas ‘keen’ on Egyptian role in Gaza ceasefire talks

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

Turkey, Qatar and Arab League presented with Hamas terms for ceasefire

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Security Council calls for ceasefire, Gaza death toll rises

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

UN Security Council expresses “concern” over Gaza crisis, Palestinian death toll surpasses 500

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Egypt summons Turkish charge d’affaires over Erdogan comments

  /  July 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Turkish Prime Minister describes Al-Sisi as “illegitimate… tyrant”, questions Egypt’s ability to broker peace treaty between Hamas and Israel

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Gaza ceasefire talks underway in Doha, Egypt absent

  /  July 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Egypt’s foreign minister continues contacts with regional and international counterparts to reach solution to Gaza conflict

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Aid convoy to Gaza forced to turn back

  /  July 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Convoy prepared by group of political movements stopped at the border for security reasons

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Palestinian death toll rises with Israeli ground assault

  /  July 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

More than 30 Palestinians and one Israeli killed

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Egyptian FM in contact with Arab, international leaders over Gaza escalation

  /  July 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Sameh Shoukry makes efforts to stop Palestinian bloodshed

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Egypt urges ‘maximum restraint’ as Israel’s Gaza ground offensive begins

  /  July 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs calls on all parties to accept its ceasefire initiative

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Israel launches ground offensive in Gaza

  /  July 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  1 Comment

Following failure of ceasefire, Israel puts boots on the ground in Gaza

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Global support for Egypt’s floundering Gaza ceasefire initiative

  /  July 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt did not contact Hamas directly with ceasefire proposal, says Palestinian official

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Arab League demands protection for Gaza

  /  July 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Egypt and Kuwait coordinate ahead of emergency Arab League meeting in Cairo

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Gaza situation ‘devastating and unpredictable’: UNRWA

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

Four thousand families flee to UNRWA facilities; Hamas’s military wing sends unmanned aircraft to Israel

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UN Security Council calls for Gaza ceasefire

  /  July 13, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Diplomats discuss Gaza crisis calling for return to November 2012 ceasefire

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Political movements call for opening Rafah border crossing ‘indefinitely’

  /  July 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Movements collect donations for Gazans; plan aid envoy scheduled to take off to the strip next week

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Egypt urges international action after Gaza mediation stalls

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

Armed forces sends 500 tonnes of food and medical supplies to Gaza as air strikes continue

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Egypt FM calls for Arab unity in Iraq

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

Foreign minister warns against threat of descent into sectarian conflict and terrorism in the region

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Egypt opens Rafah border crossing, Amnesty calls for investigation into violations

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

Death toll from the ongoing violence leaves 121 dead in Gaza; no deaths reported from Israel

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2 killed in Pro-Morsi Friday clashes

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

Morsi supporters protest against price hikes and Gaza offensive

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Egyptian political movements condemn latest Israeli Gaza offensive

  /  July 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Movements call on Egyptian authorities to “stop the offensive”, expel the Israeli ambassador

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UN Secretary General urges Al-Sisi’s help for Palestine ceasefire

  /  July 10, 2014  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Secretary General encourages Egypt to open Rafah Crossing

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‘Operation Protective Edge’ worst offensive since 2012

  /  July 9, 2014  /  Politics  /  2 Comments

Gaza death toll expected to rise as Israel continues operation

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