Obama to visit Saudi before Egypt
BBC News, UK
The speech in Egypt fulfils an election promise and is part of Mr Obama's bid to improve the US image among key regional allies. In Germany, the US president is set to visit the Buchenwald concentration camp. He will wrap up the trip on 6 June by ...
Obama Adds Saudi Arabia Stop to Mideast Trip
Obama to visit Saudi Arabia and Egypt next week
Obama to visit Saudi Arabia on June 3
Earthtimes (press release)
Egypt allows European aid convoy to cross into Gaza
GAZA, May 25 (Xinhua) -- Egypt on Monday evening allowed a European aid-laden convoy to cross into the blockaded Gaza Strip which is ruled by Islamic Hamas movement, officials in Gaza said. The European aid convoy called "Hope" which included 39 ...
Attack on arms convoy in Sudan killed 119
World Briefing | Africa Sudan: 119 Died in Airstrike, State Says
ISRAEL: Al Qaeda Busted In Egypt
Reuters South Africa
Court Reverses Jail Sentence of Egypt Critic
New York Times, United States
It was unclear whether he would return to Egypt, because there are other legal cases against him. The founding chairman of the Ibn Khaldoun Center for Development Studies in Cairo, Mr. Ibrahim is an outspoken critic of Egypt's president, Hosni Mubarak. ...
Egypt court overturns dissident's jail term
Egypt overturns exiled dissident's jail sentence
EGYPT: Self-exiled human rights activist still needs to be cautious
Egypt's Orascom Telecom 1st-qtr net drops 66 pct
CAIRO, May 26 (Reuters) - Egypt's Orascom Telecom (ORTE.CA)(ORTEq.L) reported a 66 percent drop in first-quarter net profit to $72 million on Tuesday, sharply lower than forecasts by two analysts. Orascom, headed by Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris, ...
FACTBOX-Dispute over ownership of Egypt's Mobinil
Egypt's CMA delays decision on France Telecom's Mobinil bid
Egypt index up, most investors await Mobinil deal
New Egypt 8, Keansburg 0 (High school Softball scores and results)
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com, NJ
Emily Bausher pitched a no-hitter and Morgan Knigge was 2-for-4 with two RBI when New Egypt defeated Keansburg, 8-0, in the semifinal round of the NJSIAA/Blue Ribbon Awards Central Jersey, Group 1 tournament yesterday in Keansburg. ...
DIARY - Egypt/Sudan - May 26
All events/times provisional and in GMT (local time is GMT +3 for Egypt and Sudan). CAIRO - African ministers of finance, planning and economic development will meet to discuss measures for dealing with the global economic crisis. ...
Egypt's El Sewedy Cables to establish Yemen plant
CAIRO, May 26 (Reuters) - Egypt's El Sewedy Cables (SWDY.CA) said on Tuesday it would establish a $42 million low-voltage power cable plant in a joint venture in Yemen, making it the first cable producer in the country. A statement from the company, ...
Egypt's Ayman Nour reports attack
Los Angeles Times, CA
Ayman Nour, one of the few liberal campaigners for democracy in Egypt, accused elements within President Hosni Mubarak's ruling party of being behind the attack Friday night. Nour said he was leaving his house in Cairo when a young man on a motorcycle ...
Netanyahu lifts objection to anti-Israel Egyptian minister as head ...
Five US Presidencies is Too Long for Mubarak: Al Araby, Egypt
Egypt dissident says he was burned in attack
Why Freed Dissidents Pick Path of Most Resistance
New York Times, United States
In Egypt, Saad Eddin Ibrahim was imprisoned because of his work in support of democracy. As Mr. Jahmi did, they each chose to continue to speak up when they were released. “If I abandon my cause, then I will let them accomplish their goal,” Mr. Kilo ...
However, when Egypt is conducting a fierce battle with Iran and its protege, Hezbollah, and when Islamic sovereignty is liable to grant Shi'ite Iran the status of a landlord in a place that is sacred to Sunni Islam, it is doubtful whether any of the ...
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