Egypt fatwa: Community can force divorce
United Press International
CAIRO, March 13 (UPI) -- A Muslim cleric in Egypt issued a fatwa saying community members can file for divorce on a couple's behalf. Sheik Gamal Qutb, former head of Egypt's top religious institution, the Fatwa Committee at al-Azhar, said Sunday during ...
Egypt: Cleric asks neighbours to enforce divorce
Community can end failing marriage: Egypt fatwa
Voice of America
Saudi hosts Syria, Egypt in effort to end rift
International Herald Tribune, France
AP CAIRO: The leaders of the US-allied Arab powerhouses, Saudi Arabia and Egypt, will meet this week with Syria's president in an effort to end a yearslong rift among Arab countries and blunt Iran's influence in the region. ...
Arab leaders meet to heal rifts
Egypt: Tripartite Summit meeting in Riyadh to discuss situation in ME
Mubarak and Assad will seek to repair rift at Saudi summit
Prosecutor expects CIA trial to continue
The Associated Press
Prosecutors say Nasr, also known as Abu Omar, was taken to US bases in Italy and Germany before being moved to Egypt, where he was imprisoned for four years. Nasr, who has since been released, has said he was tortured. Italy's government denies any ...
Italy's high court rules against prosecutors in CIA 'rendition' case
Italy's high court deals blow to CIA kidnap trial
Judges deal blow to CIA 'kidnap' trial
Palestinian Authority Releases 45 Hamas Detainees Upon Egypt's Request
Combined Jewish Philantropies, MA
Ma'an reports from Nablus at 1827 gmt that "Palestinian sources close to the Hamas Movement told a Ma'an correspondent in Nablus that the Palestinian security services released 45 Hamas detainees in the West Bank following an agreement that was reached ...
Egypt wants Palestinian unity deal by Saturday
Hamas criticises Gaza rocket fire
Israeli PM briefed on Cairo talks to free soldier
Camden New Journal
Aid To Egypt
In response to my question here, here's an article about aid to Egypt, the other huge recipient of American tax-payers' dollars after Israel. Money quote: The annual aid to Egypt will be cut to $1.5 billion this year, down from $1.7 billion in 2008, ...
Rethinking Egypt-US relations
Egypt-Israel peace treaty sparks debate
US Military Assumes New Vital Security Role On Gaza-Sinai Border
Egypt must halt campaign against bloggers
CPJ Press Freedom Online, NY
The Committee to Protect Journalists is writing to protest the relentless campaign of persecution against Internet journalists and bloggers by Egypt 's various security services. Regrettably, the routine harassment and detention of bloggers, ...
Egypt pushes for 'free-speech' resolution at UN
Vancouver Sun, Canada
Egypt sought to outmanoeuvre Canada at the United Nations Human Rights Council Friday as it began pushing for a 'free-speech' resolution the West says deviates from traditional norms. UNITED NATIONS — Egypt sought to outmanoeuvre Canada at the United ...
Egypt stresses the importance of intensifying international ...
ISRIA (subscription), DC
Egypt's permanent ambassador to the United Nations headquarters in Geneva Hisham Badr stressed the importance of intensifying international efforts in combating trafficking in human beings, during the interactive dialogue on 12/3/2009 of the Human ...
Egypt urges Israeli commitment of Nuclear non-Proliferation Treaty
EGYPT: Bird flu cases among young children raise concerns
CAIRO, 12 March 2009 (IRIN) - An 18-month-old child contracted the H5N1 bird flu virus on 10 March, bringing the number of human cases in Egypt to 58 since records began in 2006, and prompting the World Health Organization (WHO) to ask for a study to ...
Egyptian girl contracts bird flu - agency
Egypt -Bird flu-Infection Egypt confirms another human bird flu ...
Infant girl becomes 58th Egyptian infected with bird flu virus
Standing by Sudan
Al-Ahram Weekly, Egypt
It won't be fun for Egypt if Sudan breaks up, or breaks down under pressure. So Cairo stands by Khartoum come what may, notes Gamal Nkrumah As unfavorable ideas go, this one is a corker, as far as Egypt is concerned. The choices that confront Sudan ...
Video: Justice for Darfur
Nothing international about ICC
Standoff over Sudan president could drag on