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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    President-elect Sisi tells Egyptians it is ‘time to work’ on rebuilding economy

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 11:56am by Associated Press in Cairo

    ... said in a letter on the Saudi state news agency. He called for a donors conference to help Egypt “get out of the tunnel,” referring to its wrecked economy. Saudi Arabia and other Gulf allies ...

  2. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt’s deposed president Mursi faces spying charges as third trial to begin

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 09:01pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... military-installed government has accused Hamas of backing Mursi and his Brotherhood and carrying out terrorist attacks inside Egypt. The army has destroyed several hundred tunnels used to ferry crucial ...

  3. News - World - EGYPT

    Egyptian cabinet will step down

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 01:32am by AP

    ... within the boundaries of what is humanly possible." The goal, he added, was to take Egypt out of a "narrow tunnel" brought about by security, political and economic pressures. ...

  4. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt government resigns, paving way for Sisi to seek presidency

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 10:30pm by Reuters

    ... businessmen. “[The outgoing government] made every effort to get Egypt out of the narrow tunnel in terms of security, economic pressures and political confusion,” Prime Minister Hazem el-Beblawi said ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt spokesman blames deadly car bomb at police HQ on 'terror group' Brotherhood

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 11:39am by AP

    ... other foreign militants have found refuge in Sinai during the ongoing turmoil. Ali also said troops have destroyed about 786 tunnels between Sinai and Gaza, which the government says are used ...

  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Muslim Brotherhood planned Egypt jailbreak with Hamas, Hezbollah

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 07:45pm by Associated Press in Cairo

    ... of tunnels running under the border with Hamas-ruled Gaza. Fighters from Hamas and Hezbollah crossed into Egypt on January 28, he said. The 34 Brotherhood leaders were arrested early on January 27 ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt soldier killed in clashes with Sinai militants

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:22pm by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... for the Sinai,” Colonel Ali said at the time. He said that during Operation Sinai 31 smuggling tunnels connecting Egypt to the neighbouring Gaza Strip had been destroyed. But “there are 225 main tunnels and each has two to three openings,” he said. The tunnels trade, which analysts estimate is worth half a billion dollars a year, has played a significant part in Gaza’s economy since Israel first ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    Mursi backs down in Egypt crisis after army ultimatum

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 09:36am by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... statement since the crisis began, told both sides to talk, warning that otherwise Egypt would descend “into a dark tunnel with disastrous results – and that is something we will not allow.” ...



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