Egypt puts the bite on Gaza tunnel smugglers
By Nidal al-Mughrabi RAFAH, Gaza Strip (Reuters) - Once a profitable business, Abu Abdallah's tunnel under the border between Egypt and the Gaza Strip has been out of work for three weeks due to an Egyptian security crackdown on smuggling. ...
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Hamas urges Egypt to open border with Gaza
Palestinian Rivals to Try Once More for an Accord
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. ...
Egypt refers 49 for plotting Hezbollah attacks
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Mummies Discovered at Egypt's Lahun Pyramid Shed New Light on ...
findingDulcinea, New York
The discovery helps “shed light on the traditional funeral customs and architecture of the time,” Doctor Abdel-Rahman el-Ayedi, head of the excavation site and the supervisor for Middle Egypt antiquities, told the UK's Channel 4 News. ...
Egypt unveils ancient necropolis south of Cairo
Egyptian archeologists discover new mummies
Codifying the bygone
Egypt indexes down on profit-taking, global dip
CAIRO, April 28 (Reuters) - Egyptian stock indexes dipped for a second straight day on Tuesday on a combination of profit-taking and negative sentiment on global equity markets. 'I think it's profit taking on the rally we saw during the past month, ...
Convert in Egypt Arrested for Marrying Christian
Police arrested Mussa, 22, on April 13 for marrying Sarwat George Ryiad in a customary marriage (zawag al ‘urfi), an unregistered form of matrimony in Egypt made without witnesses. It has gained popularity among Egyptian youth but is not sanctioned by ...
Egypt MPs seek 'immediate death' for nation's pigs
Egypt Ex-Muslim And Husband In Hiding; Violence Kills Two
Sudanese president hints at souring relations with Egypt, hails ...
Sudan Tribune, Sudan
April 28, 2009 (CAIRO) – The Sudanese president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir made surprising remarks downplaying the strength of his country's relations with Egypt and said that Libyan weapons find their way to Darfur rebel groups. Egypt was the second ...
A medical caravan of 40 Egyptian physicians heads to Darfur
US Lawmakers Jailed during Civil Disobedience Rally at Sudanese ...
Mbeki's Darfur panel meet with Egyptian officials
Somali piracy costs Suez Canal business
San Francisco Chronicle, USA
The Suez Canal has long served as a reliable source of foreign currency, and falling revenue will affect not only Egypt's balance of payments but also a rising budget deficit. After tourism and remittances from Egyptians living abroad, ...
Planes seen as crucial against Somali piracy
DIARY - Egypt/Sudan - April 28
All events/times provisional and in GMT (local time is GMT +3 for Egypt and Sudan). *CAIRO - World Health Organisation holds news conference on swine flu, 11 am local. CAIRO - President Hosni Mubarak to give a speech to mark a labour holiday. ...
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 ...
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Swine flu: Symptoms and infection rate soar, but virus less dangerous
Israel confirms two cases of swine flu
New York Times
Third bird flu death in Egypt this week
CAIRO (AFP) — A 33-year-old woman died from the H5N1 strain of bird flu, the third death from the disease in Egypt this week, the health ministry announced. The woman, from Kafr el-Sheikh province, was the 26th person to die in Egypt from the strain ...
Egypt reports 24th bird flu death
Egyptian 6-year-old Dies of Bird Flu; 4-Year-Old Gets Disease
Egyptian boy dies of bird flu