Egypt unveils ancient necropolis south of Cairo
The Associated Press
ILLAHUN, Egypt (AP) — Egyptian archaeologists on Sunday unveiled mummies, brightly painted sarcophagi and dozens of ancient tombs carved into a rocky hill in a desert oasis south of Cairo. The 53 tombs — some as old as 4000 years — were discovered ...
Cache of mummies unearthed at Egypt's Lahun pyramid
Iran, the United States, and "Incidents at Sea" [Michael Rubin]
National Review Online Blogs, NY
After several incidents in the Persian Gulf between the US Navy and Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps small boats — some of which were reported and others of which have not been — Rep. John Conyers (D., Mich.) has introduced a resolution calling for ...
Iran's New Target: Egypt
Wall Street Journal
By ABDEL MONEM SAID ALY On April 8, Egypt announced it had uncovered a Hezbollah cell operating inside its borders. This startling pronouncement offers a rare insight into the way Iran and its proxies are manipulating Middle East politics. ...
Arab League official: We are not mediating between Lebanon and ...
Hizbullah's Egypt cell 'violation' - Roed-Larsen
EGYPT: Dubious Claims Spark Row With Hizbullah
Egypt discovers new tunnel at Gaza border
The Egyptian authorities discovered the tunnel in Rafah town between Egypt and the Gaza Strip from the Egyptian side and confiscated different shipments of goods found at the entrance of the tunnel. Witnesses told Xinhua that the security forces did ...
Report: 'Iranian ship sunk while bringing weapons to Gaza'
New Concern: Rebuilding Gaza
PCHR welcomes resumption of work at external medical treatment ...
Egypt, Spain venture to launch new industrial zone
CAIRO, April 27 (Reuters) - Egyptian and Spanish partners are investing almost $250 million to build an industrial zone in Egypt to attract investment from Europe despite a world financial downturn, an official said on Monday. Pyramids Industrial Parks ...
Fatah and Hamas set for unity talks
Delegations from Fatah and Hamas are in Egypt to resume talks aimed at reviving a national dialogue agreement between the two groups. Members from the two factions headed to the Egyptian intelligence headquarters on Monday to begin the latest round of ...
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Mutual recriminations fly prior to 'last-ditch' talks for Fatah, Hamas
Hamas, Fatah in Cairo in 'last' bid to end feud
United Press International
Was Lieberman invited to Egypt? Not quite
Jerusalem Post, Israel
"Egypt welcomes any official from any country that respects Egypt and the Egyptian leadership," the second official told The Jerusalem Post. Lieberman "said he respects Egypt and respects the president. Then that's it... this is the basis. ...
Egypt spy chief to visit Israel
Egypt invites Lieberman to visit, despite boycott threats
'Egyptians waiting for public apology from Lieberman'
Middle East Online
EU, Egypt agree to enhance relations
LUXEMBOURG, April 27 (Xinhua) -- The European Union (EU) and Egypt agreed Monday to work toward enhanced relations within the framework of the EU's European Neighborhood Policy, officials said. The EU has decided to set up an ad hoc group to consider ...
EU to boost ties with Egypt
Europe offers its hand to Egypt but keeps Israel at arm's length
FM: Choosing Egypt to NAM presidency reflects confidence, respect ...
The Doctor's World Sound the Alarm? A Swine Flu Bind
New York Times, United States
The sudden detection of the new swine influenza virus, A(H1N1), occurred just as scientists were focusing wary eyes on behavioral changes observed in another virus, the A(H5N1) bird flu strain, in Egypt. Virologists have tracked the avian virus since ...
Video: Swine Flu In The US
Mexico grapples with outbreak of swine flu
A history of virus: Swine flu outbreak is no plague yet
New York Times
Bird Flu Deaths Reported in Egypt, Vietnam
Voice of America
By VOA News Officials in Egypt and Vietnam said bird flu has claimed more victims in their countries, with the Egyptian death the third reported in less than a week. Egypt's health ministry said a 33-year-old woman, from Kafr el-Sheikh province, ...
Avian Flu Cases in Egypt Raise Alarms
Egypt reports 66th bird flu case
Egyptian woman dies of bird flu