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Egypt to deport 24 Africans caught sneaking into Israel (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Sun, 10 Jun 2007 13:06:18 GMT

Egypt is to deport 24 Africans who tried to cross into Israel illegally, a security source told AFP on Sunday.

Horton triumphs in New Egypt feature (The Trenton Times)
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Mon, 11 Jun 2007 04:17:45 GMT

NEW EGYPT -- Jimmy Horton of Neshanic Station earned his second victory of the season at New Egypt Speedway Saturday night, capturing the 30-lap DIRTcar Modified feature.

Abbas, Olmert might attend Quartet talks - Egypt (Reuters via Yahoo! Asia News)
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Sun, 10 Jun 2007 20:49:37 GMT

CAIRO (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert may attend a meeting of the Quartet of Middle East mediators in Egypt this month, Egypt's foreign minister said on Sunday.

Egypt likely to postpone African Nations Cup qualifiers (People's Daily)
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Mon, 11 Jun 2007 01:14:17 GMT

Egypt is likely to postpone an upcoming match against Burundi in the African Cup of Nations qualifiers due to accommodations problem, local football website Filgoal.com reported on Sunday.

US House's Jerusalem resolution 'unacceptable': Egypt (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Sat, 09 Jun 2007 20:28:50 GMT

Egypt reacted angrily on Saturday to a resolution passed by the US House of Representatives congratulating Israel on the 40th anniversary of the "reunification" of Jerusalem.

EGYPT: Ten-year-old girl becomes 15th bird flu victim (AlertNet)
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Sun, 10 Jun 2007 12:49:22 GMT

Source: IRIN Ten-year-old Mayada Tohami has become the youngest person in Egypt to die of bird flu since the first human case was recorded in the country in March 2006. Hers was the 15th death of the 35 human cases reported to date.

Egypt: Gunmen Hold 23 Egyptian Fishermen Off Eritrean Coast (AllAfrica.com)
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Sun, 10 Jun 2007 17:05:44 GMT

Gunmen are holding 23 Egyptian fishermen after attacking their boat in international waters off Eritrea's Red Sea coast, Reuters reported quoting an official with Egypt's fishing syndicate.

Preacher seized by CIA tells of torture in Egypt (Times Online)
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Sat, 09 Jun 2007 23:15:58 GMT

AN EGYPTIAN preacher who was seized by the CIA in daylight on a Milan street has revealed the details of 14 months of torture to which he says he was subjected after his “extraordinary rendition” to Egypt.

Egypt stresses Palestinian-Israeli decision on international peacekeeping issue (People's Daily)
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Sun, 10 Jun 2007 05:07:25 GMT

Egypt on Saturday stressed that sending international peacekeepers to the Palestinian territories is a matter to be decided by the Israeli and Palestinian sides through direct consultations with the help of the world community.

'Message' Campaign for Egyptians Barred From Ballot (Washington Post)
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Mon, 11 Jun 2007 03:41:03 GMT

ALEXANDRIA, Egypt, June 10 -- Salah Noman Mubarak did his bit as a candidate for the opposition Muslim Brotherhood movement ahead of Monday's parliamentary elections: He planted big, smacking kisses on beaming constituents. Held earnest policy discussions over glasses of tea. Dropped in at the ma...