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Egypt slams 'unacceptable' Bush call to free dissident (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2007 16:12:42 GMT

Staunch US ally Egypt has reacted angrily to a call by President George W. Bush to free jailed opposition leader Ayman Nur, an appeal the dissident's supporters fear may set back his chances of freedom.

Israel may let Egypt send arms to Fatah (UPI)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2007 17:05:09 GMT

Israel may allow Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah forces to receive weapons and ammunition from Egypt to help in their battle against Hamas.

Delay won in deportation battle, but Khouzam might still be sent back to Egypt (The York Dispatch)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2007 17:46:34 GMT

Sameh Sami Khouzam has bought some time. U.S. Middle District Court Judge Thomas Vanaskie ruled yesterday that Khouzam cannot be deported back to his home country of Egypt until June 18.

Egypt takes swipe at Bush over democracy remarks (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
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Wed, 06 Jun 2007 15:30:18 GMT

Egypt has dismissed as "unacceptable" U.S. President George W. Bush's call for the release of jailed opposition leader Ayman Nour, saying it was an internal issue that Washington should stay away from.

Egypt's Nations Cup protest rejected by CAF (Deepika)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2007 18:47:10 GMT

CAIRO, June 7 (Reuters) Egypt's protest over the outcome of Sunday's African Nations Cup qualifier in Mauritania has been rejected, the Confederation of African Football said today.

Egypt Arrests 105 Brotherhood Members Ahead Of Parliamentary Elections (Nasdaq)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2007 05:31:52 GMT

(RTTNews) - Just days ahead of elections to the upper house of Egypt's Parliament, police have arrested 105 members, including two candidates of the banned Muslim Brotherhood group, the group and police officials said Wednesday.

45 Muslim Brothers arrested in Egypt clampdown (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2007 18:49:02 GMT

Egyptian authorities on Thursday arrested 45 members of the opposition Muslim Brotherhood, bringing to 124 the number of Islamists detained since the start of the week, a security source said.

Freed Forbes on way to hospital in Egypt: friend (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2007 06:54:29 GMT

A friend of George Forbes, the Australian recently freed from a Sudanese jail, says Mr Forbes is being flown to a hospital in Egypt.

Egypt Air to purchase 12 aircraft (MENAFN)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2007 08:59:24 GMT

Egypt Air to purchase 12 aircraft

Otellini renews chip giant Intel’s pledge to Egypt (ITP.net)
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Thu, 07 Jun 2007 08:17:23 GMT

Chip giant Intel has signed a memorandum of agreement (MoU) with Egypt’s Social Fund for Development to deliver cost-effective Arabised technology to the country’s small and medium-sized businesses.