Seattle Post Intelligencer
Clinton urges Egypt to respect human rights
By Sue Pleming WASHINGTON (Reuters) - It is in Egypt's interest to show more respect for human rights, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Thursday, hitting a raw nerve in US-Egypt relations ahead of a visit by President Barack Obama. ...
Clinton says rights a `core pillar' of US policy
Egypt's FM: Obama Speech 'Constructive'
Press Availability With Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Ali Aboul ...
Voice of America
Mr. Obama in Egypt
Washington Post, United States
PRESIDENT OBAMA'S decision to deliver an address to the Muslim world from Egypt next week has raised expectations that are as varied as they are inflated. Many Arabs insist that the president should spell out a detailed prescription for ending the ...
President Obama Addresses World's Muslims
Obama to outline outreach to Muslims next week
President Obama's 'Egyptian' visit is a trip to Northeast Africa
When Egypt killed the pigs, a way of life went with them
Los Angeles Times, CA
Most of these men arrived in Cairo as boys decades ago from villages in southern Egypt. They dropped out of school and grabbed sacks, joining their fathers and uncles on new streets in new neighborhoods as the city expanded, messy and unbridled between ...
Egypt's pig killing spree causes sectarian tension
Egypt's Unesco hopeful in book burning row
BBC News, UK
Doubts still surround the prospects for Egypt's candidate to lead Unesco, the UN's cultural arm, despite his public apology for past anti-Israeli remarks. Farouk Hosny, who is Egypt's culture minister, expressed "solemn regret" over a May 2008 pledge ...
Candidacy for Unesco by Egyptian Is Faltering
Israel drops objection to next UNESCO boss
Egyptian minister regrets burning books remarks
Earthtimes (press release)
Egypt-Gaza Border-Crossing A Soap Opera Filming Set
Huffington Post, NY
(Many Palestinian refugees in Egypt are not allowed past the network of checkpoints leading up to the Rafah gate.) The border officials presented us with a series of catch-22's to block our passage, despite the fact that all of our names had supposedly ...
42 patients return from Egypt hospitals via Rafah crossing
Egypt allows European aid convoy to cross into Gaza
In pictures: Gaza's new mud homes
Reuters South Africa
Egypt's Orascom Telecom leads shares down
L) after Egypt's market regulator rejected a France Telecom bid for mobile operator Mobinil (EMOB.CA). France Telecom (FTE.PA) and Orascom Telecom (OT) are the main shareholders in Mobinil, which has been the subject of a legal dispute between the two ...
Egypt rejects France Telecom bid for Mobinil
France Telecom could review Egypt holdings-source
Egypt index flat on telco fall, OCI gain
US, Egypt boosting trade ties ahead of Obama trip
Washington Post, United States
on Wednesday, a week before President Obama's planned trip to Egypt and a much-anticipated speech to Muslims. Deepening trade ties should mesh well with the strong cooperation between Washington and Cairo on political and security matters, ...
Trade Included in US Egypt Partnership
Egypt, US to bolster trade cooperation
US, Egypt Aim To Bolster Trade and Investment Ties
Gunmen attack police post in Egypt's Sinai
ISMAILIA, Egypt, May 28 (Reuters) - At least three gunmen attacked a Egyptian police checkpoint in the Sinai peninsula on Thursday, security sources said, in an area beset with smuggling and simmering tensions between police and Bedouin tribes. ...
Bedouins, police clash in Sinai
Lockheed May Sell Egypt 24 F-16 Jets, Stevens Says
By Edmond Lococo May 28 (Bloomberg) -- Lockheed Martin Corp., the world's largest defense company, may sell Egypt 24 F-16 jets to replace aging aircraft, Chief Executive Officer Robert Stevens said. “The case in Egypt is unfolding,” Stevens said today ...
World Briefing | Europe Italy: A Denial in CIA Rendition Trial
New York Times, United States
The case centers around the abduction of Osama Moustafa Hassan Nasr, also known as Abu Omar, who prosecutors say was whisked off a Milan street, flown to an American air base in Germany and onward to Egypt, where he was tortured, he said. ...
Ex-Italian Spy Chief Denies Involvement in Alleged CIA Kidnapping
Ex-spy chief in Italy denies role in CIA kidnap