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Egypt angry at US rights comment (BBC News)
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Wed, 26 Sep 2007 18:06:15 GMT

Egypt brands Washington's criticism of its human rights record "unacceptable interference".

Jordan, Egypt Urge Palestinians To Sink Differences (Nasdaq)
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Thu, 27 Sep 2007 04:33:15 GMT

(RTTNews) - Jordan and Egypt urged the warring rival Palestinians factions on Wednesday to sink their differences and work towards peace and statehood.

Egypt's 19-year-old Momen tops (Khaleej Times)
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Thu, 27 Sep 2007 03:39:12 GMT

ABU DHABI — Bottom seeded Tarek Momen of Egypt upset top seeded compatriot Omer Abdel Aziz to walk away with the winner’s cheque in the squash open of the 11th Armed Forces Officers Club Ramadan Sports Festival.

New Egypt prevails (The Trenton Times)
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Thu, 27 Sep 2007 04:30:51 GMT

TRENTON -- Mike Bette scored in the ninth minute to ignite a five-goal spree in the first half for New Egypt in a 6-0 triumph over Trenton Catholic yesterday.

Marjorie Cohn: Cheney Sounds Out Jordan, Egypt on U.S. Bombing of Iran (HuffingtonPost)
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Thu, 27 Sep 2007 03:32:07 GMT

Cheney's mission was to sound out the reaction to a forthcoming bombing of Iran's nuclear sites by the U.S. from Jordan's King Abdullah and President Mubarak of Egypt. They both rejected the idea.

Egypt to fortify wheat flour with iron, folic acid (AlertNet)
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Wed, 26 Sep 2007 15:53:58 GMT

Source: Reuters CAIRO, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Egypt will begin fortifying flour used to make subsidised flat bread with iron and folic acid by January in a move expected to cut widespread anaemia, the World Food ...

Only in Egypt! (Middle East Times)
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Wed, 26 Sep 2007 15:17:53 GMT

CAIRO -- A regularly updated collection of weird and whacky news items from Egypt. THE PRINCIPAL of an Egyptian experimental elementary school was recently accused by irate parents - in the presence of the education minister, no less - of teaching their children how to steal.

Egypt slams US over 'unacceptable' interference (Middle East Times)
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Wed, 26 Sep 2007 14:18:24 GMT

CAIRO -- Egypt Wednesday lashed out at the White House for what it called interfering in its affairs after Washington criticized the trials of several Egyptian journalists and the closure of a rights group.

UN welcomes Egypt offer to send 2,500 troops to Darfur (AFP via Yahoo! News)
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Tue, 25 Sep 2007 16:44:53 GMT

The United Nations has welcomed a proposal by Egypt to send 2,500 troops to Darfur as part of a joint UN-African Union force aimed at ending violence in western Sudan, a senior Egyptian diplomat said.

Jordan, Egypt want productive Mideast conference - Summary (EARTHtimes.org)
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Wed, 26 Sep 2007 18:37:15 GMT

Amman - The leaders of Jordan and Egypt on Wednesday urged the inclusion of final status issues on the agenda of the Middle East peace conference so that the meeting produces tangible results, according to a joint statement. Egyptian President Hosn...