Hamas, Fatah rivals to hold talks in Cairo
"Egypt has informed (Palestinian) president (Mahmud) Abbas and the factions that it will launch a dialogue on February 25 with all Palestinian groups," Azzam al-Ahmed, the head of the Fatah parliamentary bloc, told AFP. He added that five commissions ...
Inter-Palestinian dialogue to begin in Cairo on Feb. 25
Egypt says to hold Palestinian talks on Wednesday
Fatah, Hamas optimistic as Egypt reschedules unity conference;
Palestinian smuggler suffocates in Gaza-Egypt tunnel
Jerusalem Post, Israel
By AP A Palestinian suffocated to death in a smuggling tunnel along the Gaza Strip's border with Egypt, a Gaza health official said on Saturday. Dr. Moaiya Hassanain said that five other people were hospitalized after suffering from a lack of oxygen. ...
Egypt to open Gaza border for 3 days: Spokesman
Egypt beefs up security along border with Gaza
Egypt to open Gaza border for 3 days
Egypt has bad memories of Netanyahu
CAIRO (AFP) — Egypt's leaders will have a heavy heart when they resume dealings with Benjamin Netanyahu, whose earlier spell as Israeli prime minister was the most frustrating since the two countries signed peace in 1979, analysts said. ...
Video: Netanyahu picked to form Israel government
Lieberman seen as kingmaker in forming new cabinet
Jordan has a long diplomatic battle ahead - analysts
Egypt to hold Palestinian talks on Feb 25 - Hamas
The dialogue between Islamist Hamas and its secular Fatah rival under Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas was meant to have begun in Egypt on Sunday, but was postponed last week with Hamas blaming Israeli refusals to enter a Gaza truce.
Seven dead as Egypt buildings collapse
Such incidents are relatively frequent in Egypt where building regulations are often flouted and additional floors are added without permission. In October 2008, 11 people died when their apartment block collapsed in the Mediterranean port city of ...
Fresh building incidents claim 7 in Egypt
Egypt: 07 people died in the collapse of two buildings
Africa border opens for Gaza aid
BBC News, UK
The convoy is due to cross from Egypt to Gaza in early March. It left London last week, led by British member of parliament George Galloway. Its 5000-mile route also includes France, Spain, Tunisia, and Libya. The Gaza Strip is facing a humanitarian ...
Gaza convoy crosses Morocco into Algeria
Convoy is nearing destination
Morocco and Algeria open border for one hour
Interview: Ayman Nour on Egypt's Elections
New York Times, United States
By AYMAN NOUR AND SHARON OTTERMAN Editor's Note: On February 18, 2009, Egypt's government released Ayman Nour, the most prominent of Egypt's jailed pro-democracy dissidents, after for than three years in prison in what was widely regarded as an effort ...
Egypt Frees a Dissident: A Gesture for Obama?
Egyptian Opposition Leader’s Release Described as a Publicity Stunt
Egypt's Nour release a token gesture
Egyptian, Sudanese presidents to meet on Darfur crisis
21 (Xinhua) -- Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir will pay a visit to Egypt on Sunday for consultations with Egyptian leaders on means of ending the prolonged Darfur crisis, a diplomatic source said Saturday. During the visit, al-Bashir is expected to ...
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Darfur’s Minnawi travels to Egypt as Doha talks makes headway
Sudanese leader to visit Cairo for talks with Mubarak
Plane Crashes in Egypt Flying From Uganda to Ukraine
20 (Bloomberg) -- All five crew died when a South African-owned airplane crashed in Egypt on flight from Uganda to Ukraine, the Ukrainian Transportation Ministry said. The Aerolift company’s Ukrainian-made An-12 came down at 4:10 am local time today ...
5 killed in Ukrainian cargo plane fire in Egypt
Fire on cargo airplane kills five in Egypt
Egypt cargo plane fire leaves 5 dead