New York Times
Obama Speech Puts Egypt On Center Stage
Voice of America
By Sonja Pace US President Barack Obama travels to Egypt early June for what the White House is billing as a major address to Muslims around the world. Cairo is the Egyptian metropolis of about 16 million people, spread along the Nile River - Egypt's ...
Egyptian reform activists wary of Obama's visit to Cairo
Obama to stress renewed US-Muslim ties
Obama to 'voice concerns' in Egypt speech
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: Clinton calls for better human rights in Egypt
Egypt: France, Egypt FMS discuss Mideast peace
Los Angeles Times
Abbas in Egypt Following White House Talks
Voice of America
Mr. Mubarak had also been scheduled to meet with President Obama in Washington earlier this week, but canceled the trip after the death of his grandson. Mr. Obama is scheduled to travel to the Middle East next week, with stops in Saudi Arabia and Egypt ...
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Misery Hangs Over Gaza Despite Pledges of Help
Report: Egypt to invite Hamas leader for deal on unity government
Earthtimes (press release)
UN probe of Gaza war to start at weekend
The Associated Press
The mission led by South African prosecutor Richard Goldstone will depart Geneva for the Middle East on Saturday and is expected to cross into Gaza from Egypt on Monday, the UN said in a statement. Goldstone said last week that he repeatedly asked the ...
UN Investigators Probe 'War Crimes' In Gaza
Blockaded in -- and out of -- Gaza
UN probe of Gaza war to begin next week
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 ...
Egypt weighing purchase of F-16s, Lockheed says
Lockheed Martins CEO hints sale of F-16s to Egypt
When Egypt killed the pigs, it undermined a way of life
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, ...
Egypt's pig killing spree causes sectarian tension
Palm Hills Developments Chooses Enablence for FTTH Deployment in Egypt
It reportedly possesses one of the largest land banks in Egypt, with properties suitable for the development of a broad range of real estate products, including residential, commercial and resort communities. “This is the first open access deployment ...
Enablence ventures into Middle East market
Palm Hills Developments Selects Enablence for its FTTH Network ...
DIARY - Egypt/Sudan - May 29
All events/times provisional and in GMT (local time is GMT +3 for Egypt and Sudan). *CAIRO - Mahmoud Abbas arrives in Egypt for talks with President Hosni Mubarak. *CAIRO - World Health Organisation holds joint news conference with Egyptian health ...
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
US, Egypt Aim To Bolster Trade and Investment Ties
Egypt, US to bolster trade cooperation
Egypt confident on UNESCO job despite Israel book-burning row
PARIS (AFP) — Egypt's foreign minister said Friday his country's bid to place its candidate at the head of UNESCO, the UN's culture body, was on track despite a row over remarks on burning Israeli books. "We have enough European support, ...
Egypt's Unesco hopeful in book burning row
Candidacy for Unesco by Egyptian Is Faltering
Israel drops objection to next UNESCO boss