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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Bomb in Egypt near schools wounds five people

    Posted Dec 26th 2013, 09:58am by Reuters

    ... al-Maqdis, had claimed responsibility for the attack that wounded some 140 people. In Washington, the State Department also condemned the attack but urged Egypt to have an “inclusive political process.” “We condemn in the strongest terms the horrific, terrorist bombing yesterday. There can be no place for such violence. The Egyptian people deserve peace and calm,” State Department ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EGYPT

    Egyptian balloon-crash pilot Moman Mourad faces jail after being arrested

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... crash, but they have been further delayed by the strike of the civil aviation authority staff who supervise the balloon trips, Xinhua reported. "The workers … are protesting the detention ... to be moved. Meanwhile, aviation staff have gone on strike in protest at the arrest of balloon airport supervisor Mohamed al-Taher, who is also in custody while the investigation continues. ...

  3. News - World - EGYPT

    United States committed to working with Egypt, says John Kerry

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 08:17pm by AFP

    ... to see a political transition which is “sustainable, inclusive and democratic,” a senior State Department official told reporters. Kerry would also carve out time during his brief six-hour visit to meet behind closed doors with members of Egyptian civil society, who are increasingly alarmed by a crackdown on protestors and the slowness of a return to democracy. Mursi, an Islamist leader ...

  4. News - World - EGYPT

    Luxor resumes hot-air balloon trips for tourists despite pledge after tragedy

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 07:12pm by Tony Cheung, John Carney

    ... Ibrahim Sherif, head of the civil aviation authority, said the balloons were launched in the southern city after safety measures were implemented. He said five out of seven firms had resumed ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

    US withholds Egypt military and economic aid

    Posted Oct 10th 2013, 10:27am by Reuters in Washington

    ... Mursi, who emerged from the Muslim Brotherhood to become Egypt’s first democratically elected leader last year. But the State Department said it would not cut off all aid and would continue ... democratically elected civilian government through free and fair elections,” State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said in a statement. The military-backed authorities have cracked down hard ...

  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Human Rights Watch says Egypt's new law curbs freedoms

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Cairo Egypt's president sees the bill as a liberation from the shackles of the former Mubarak regime Rights group says draft law curbs civil freedoms A law drafted by the Egyptian presidency for regulating non-governmental organisations dashes hopes for a free civil society after the 2011 uprising against Hosni Mubarak, Human Rights Watch said. President Mohammed ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Debate rekindled over US policy on Mursi

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by MCT

    ... seriously," said Michele Dunne, a former State Department official and administration adviser on Egypt, who now heads the nonpartisan Atlantic Council's Rafik Hariri Centre for the Middle East. ... in Washington. The critics, who include Democratic foreign policy stalwarts as well as Republicans, say the upheaval in Egypt, on top of the administration's inability to stem the civil war in Syria ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt braces for more protests

    Posted Jul 12th 2013, 10:32am by Reuters in Cairo

    ... footage of blood and violence during the holy month of Ramadan, and everyone I speak to says the same thing,” said Fateh Ali, a 54-year-old civil servant in Cairo. “I really hope the situation ... power grab, took to the streets at the end of June to demand his resignation. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said on Wednesday Mursi’s government “wasn’t a democratic rule.” Her words ...

  9. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt’s Islamists vow further protests after clashes leaving 26 dead

    Posted Jul 06th 2013, 03:03pm by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... leaders to condemn the use of force and to prevent further violence among their supporters,” State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said in a statement. The Islamists accuse the military ... the right to peaceful protest, but warned against violence and acts of civil disobedience. Army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced Mursi’s overthrow on Wednesday night, citing his ...



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