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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Supporters stunned as Al-Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 10:38am by Reuters

    ... it is a peaceful organisation. The Gulf state of Qatar, which funds Al-Jazeera, backs the Muslim Brotherhood. Its ties with Egypt have been strained since Sisi ousted Mursi last year after mass protests ...

  2. News - World - EGYPT

    Sisi sworn in as Egypt’s president

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 04:46pm by Reuters

    ... jailed too, even those who supported Mursi's fall, because they violated a new law that severely restricts protests. Mursi's ousting was applauded by Egypt's Gulf Arab allies, who ... fall, is seen as a threat to Gulf dynasties. King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia urged Egyptians last week to back Sisi. Kuwait's emir, the king of Bahrain, and the crown princes of Saudi Arabia ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. News - World - EGYPT

    Al-Jazeera demands US$150m from Egypt for damages, journalist abuse

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 09:43pm by Reuters

    ... the effective shutdown of Al-Jazeera's Egypt operations, Doley said. Qatar, a Gulf Arab monarchy that funds Al-Jazeera, backs Mursi's deposed Muslim Brotherhood, which Cairo has declared ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt’s General Sisi asks for US help in fighting terrorism

    Posted May 15th 2014, 05:46pm by Reuters

    ... There is a lot of unemployment,” said Sisi. Gulf states poured billions of dollars in aid into Egypt to prop up the economy after Sisi toppled the Brotherhood. Sisi would not predict when Egypt would ...

  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt to put 20 journalists on trial for ‘supporting Muslim Brotherhood’

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 03:16pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... the crackdown. “It is a Qatari network and Qatar is the only Gulf Arab country supporting the Muslim Brotherhood,” a high-ranking official said on condition of anonymity. In the past, Al-Jazeera, ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt government resigns, paving way for Sisi to seek presidency

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

    ... attempt by a suicide bomber last year. The Gulf Arab states of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Kuwait, deeply suspicious of the Muslim Brotherhood, showered Egypt with billions of dollars ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    Tributes to journalists who died in Cairo crackdown

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... British Prime Minister David Cameron said he was "saddened to hear of the death" and said his thoughts were with Deane's family and colleagues. The Gulf News, a state-backed ... The newspaper said she had been on annual leave and was not on assignment at the protest for the Xpress, a sister publication that she worked for. The Gulf News said it spoke to the UAE ...

  9. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt blasts US decision to halt some aid to army-backed government

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... position highlights the dilemma and also exposes differences with key Gulf ally Saudi Arabia, which had welcomed Mursi's removal and has lavished extensive financial support to the new ...

  10. Property - International - EGYPT

    Foreign investors shun Cairo property in face of political turmoil

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Arab Emirates. Buyers included funds linked to Rand Merchant Bank and Stanbic Bank, a division of Standard Bank. Meanwhile, Gulf developers sought to capitalise on a lack of high-quality ... Egypt's loss could be sub Saharan Africa's gain, Welborn said, citing cities such as Lusaka in Zambia, Accra in Ghana, Lagos in Nigeria and Nairobi in Kenya. "There is a lot of Gulf ...




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