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  • Egypt Calls for Gaza Ceasefire as Fighting Rages

    Egypt Calls for Gaza Ceasefire as Fighting Rages

    Egypt called on Israel and the Palestinians on Saturday to halt fire and resume peace talks, but violence continued unabated with Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip and Hamas militants firing rockets at the Jewish state.

  • Palestinian President Calls for Gaza Talks to Resume as Fighting Rages

    Palestinian President Calls for Gaza Talks to Resume as Fighting Rages

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called for an urgent resumption of peace talks on Saturday as violence continued unabated in the Gaza Strip with Israel carrying out air strikes and militants firing rockets.

  • In Place of Cease-Fire in Gaza, 'Chess Game' of Limited Fighting

    In Place of Cease-Fire in Gaza, 'Chess Game' of Limited Fighting

    Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip resumed cross-border air assaults after a three-day cease-fire expired on Friday, but the renewed violence seemed less about meeting military goals than about jockeying for leverage in talks that had...

  • Arab Leaders, Viewing Hamas as Worse Than Israel, Stay Silent

    Arab Leaders, Viewing Hamas as Worse Than Israel, Stay Silent

    After the military ouster of the Islamist government in Cairo last year, Egypt has led a new coalition of Arab states - including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan - that has effectively lined up with Israel in its fight against Hamas...

  • No Change in India's Policy on Palestine: Sushma Swaraj

    No Change in India's Policy on Palestine: Sushma Swaraj

    Asserting that India's policy on Palestine issue remains unchanged, government today refused to take sides over the Gaza conflict as it said Israel and Palestine should have peace talks and forestalled a resolution in Rajya Sabha which was demanded b...

  • Israel Accepts Egypt's Gaza Truce Plan, Hamas Says No

    Israel Accepts Egypt's Gaza Truce Plan, Hamas Says No

    Israel on Tuesday accepted an Egyptian proposal to end a week of the deadliest violence in the Gaza Strip for years, despite a Hamas decision to reject the US-backed truce.

  • Egyptian Court Sentences Muslim Brotherhood Leader to Life in Prison

    Egyptian Court Sentences Muslim Brotherhood Leader to Life in Prison

    An Egyptian court sentenced Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie to life in prison on Saturday, Egypt's ON TV said, for inciting the violence that erupted after the army deposed Islamist President Mohamed Mursi last year.

  • Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Chief Given New Death Sentence

    Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Chief Given New Death Sentence

    A court in Egypt yesterday sentenced to death Muslim Brotherhood chief Mohamed Badie and 13 others over violence that killed 10 people in Cairo in summer 2013.

  • Egypt Court Cancels Jail Sentence Against Policeman Linked to 39 Deaths

    Egypt Court Cancels Jail Sentence Against Policeman Linked to 39 Deaths

    A Cairo appeals court on Saturday cancelled a prison sentence against a police officer convicted in connection with the deaths of 39 people last year during political violence, judicial sources said.

  • Egypt Sentences 43 Islamists to Prison for Attacks

    Egypt Sentences 43 Islamists to Prison for Attacks

    A court in Egypt has sentenced 28 supporters of deposed Islamist President Mohammed Morsi to life sentences in absentia, and 15 others to three years in prison, over violence during demonstrations.

  • Egypt Court Sentences 102 Islamists to 10 Years in Jail

    Egypt Court Sentences 102 Islamists to 10 Years in Jail

    More than 100 supporters of Egypt's deposed Islamist President Mohamed Morsi were sentenced to ten years in jail on Saturday on charges of killing and inciting violence, judicial sources said.

  • Egypt Presidential Election Campaign Opens After Bombings

    Egypt Presidential Election Campaign Opens After Bombings

    Campaigning opens Saturday in Egypt for a May election likely to be won by the ex-army chief who deposed the elected president, after deadly bombings underscored tensions ahead of the vote.

  • At least 49 killed in Saturday's protest clashes in Egypt: ministry

    At least 49 killed in Saturday's protest clashes in Egypt: ministry

    The death toll from clashes during protests in Egypt on Saturday rose to 49, the Health Ministry said on Sunday, in violence that erupted on the third anniversary of the popular uprising which toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak.

  • Car bomb kills ten Egyptian soldiers in Sinai

    Car bomb kills ten Egyptian soldiers in Sinai

    Ten Egyptian soldiers were killed by a car bomb in the Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, one of the deadliest attacks there since al Qaeda-inspired militants stepped up violence following the overthrow of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi.

  • Egypt is worst Arab state for women, Comoros best: survey

    Egypt is worst Arab state for women, Comoros best: survey

    Sexual harassment, high rates of female genital cutting and a surge in violence and Islamist feeling after the Arab Spring uprisings have made Egypt the worst country in the Arab world to be a woman, a poll of gender experts showed on Tuesday.

  • Egypt extends state of emergency by two months

    Egypt extends state of emergency by two months

    Egypt's interim authorities on Thursday extended a state of emergency in force since mid-August by another two months because of the country's continued security problems.

  • Al-Jazeera in legal action claiming Egypt harassment

    Al-Jazeera in legal action claiming Egypt harassment

    Qatari-owned news channel Al-Jazeera has launched legal action against the Egyptian authorities, saying that its journalists have been detained without charge and attacked, its London-based lawyers announced on Thursday.

  • Egypt's Brotherhood under legal threat as bomb hits central Cairo

    Egypt's Brotherhood under legal threat as bomb hits central Cairo

    A judicial panel set up by Egypt's military-backed government supported a legal challenge to the status of the Muslim Brotherhood on Monday, compounding a drive to crush the movement behind the elected president deposed by the army in July.

  • US pressed to react to violence in Syria, Egypt

    US pressed to react to violence in Syria, Egypt

    The U.S. is poised to suspend another major weapons shipment to Egypt amid deep divisions within the Obama administration over whether to cut off aid to the military-backed government. The debate mirrors similar disagreements over intervening in Syri...

  • Clashes on Saturday in Egypt killed 79: report

    Clashes on Saturday in Egypt killed 79: report

    Egypt's interim government says clashes on Saturday between police and supporters of the country's ousted president killed 79 people.

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