Egypt garbagemen clash with police over pig cull
Egypt, already hit hard by bird flu, ordered the slaughter of all Egypt's roughly 300000 to 400000 pigs on April 29 as a precaution against the H1N1 swine flu virus, a move the United Nations said was "a real mistake". Egypt, which has not reported any ...
Egypt pig farmers clash with police over cull
Clashes erupt over Egypt pig cull
Farmers In Egypt Battle With Police Over Pig Cull Order
2 Killed as Israel Hits Egypt-Gaza Tunnels
New York Times, United States
By REUTERS GAZA (Reuters) — Israeli warplanes bombed tunnels beneath the border between the Gaza Strip and Egypt on Saturday, killing two Palestinians, after militants there fired several mortar shells at Israel, medical workers said. ...
2 Palestinians killed in tunnel
3 Palestinians wounded in Israeli air strikes on S Gaza
IDF: Tunnel Strike shows we won't be apathetic
Egypt presses ahead with pig cull
BBC News, UK
Officials now say the move is a general health measure aimed at restoring order to Egypt's pig-rearing industry. The move has been widely criticised and the World Health Organisation says there is no evidence that pigs are transmitting the virus to ...
Egypt to slaughter 300000 pigs
Egypt starts pig slaughter to ward off flu
Egypt's call to kill pigs amid flu scare ridiculed
Trying to ease friction, Lieberman extends term of envoy to Egypt
Ha'aretz, Israel - Barak Ravid
A Foreign Ministry source said yesterday that the reason for the extension of Ambassador Shalom Cohen's posting is the wish to avoid any possible escalation in the already tense relationship between the foreign minister and Egypt, which perceives his ...
Netanyahu to visit Egypt in early May
Egypt to welcome Israel PM in May
US defense chief headed to Egypt, Saudi
WASHINGTON (AFP) — US Defense Secretary Robert Gates departs Sunday for talks in Egypt and Saudi Arabia focused on "regional security" and Middle East peace efforts, a Pentagon official said. Gates and officials in both countries "are likely to discuss ...
Robert Gates Travels to Saudi Arabia, Egypt
Egypt's Orascom slips on Mobinil deal doubts
Egypt's market regulator says France Telecom should tender to buy all shares in Mobinil as part of a court ruling that it purchase Orascom's stake in a holding company that owns 51 percent of Mobinil. Orascom said in April that France Telecom had not ...
Hamas plans to form govt if Egypt reconciliation talks fail
Arab News, Saudi Arabia - Hisham Abu Taha
GAZA: The Hamas movement that rules the Gaza Strip plans to form a new government if the next round of reconciliation talks mediated by Egypt fails, sources said yesterday. The sources who spoke on condition of anonymity said Hamas officials in the ...
Sources: Hamas to form new Gaza gov't
Official: Ex-Hamas rep may head PNA govt.
Hamas announces official internal election results
Nasrallah taunts Egypt: You've only made us stronger
Ynetnews, Israel - Roee Nahmias
Hizbullah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah used his televised speech Friday evening to respond once more to Egypt's accusations that his organization is trying to topple the regime in Cairo. Without going into detail, Nasrallah thanked Egypt for the ...
Another torture scandal for Egypt
Lebanon Hezbollah chief: No plans for Egypt cell
The Pharaoh Strikes Back
The meaning of Egypt's anger
Boston Globe, United States
LAST MONTH, Egypt broke up what it called a terrorist cell linked to Hezbollah, the Lebanese Shi'ite militia. Nine captured suspects were charged with spying for Hezbollah, working for a foreign state, and seeking to harm Egypt's national security. ...
As the US Retreats, Iran Fills the Void
New swine flu cases...Flurelated violence in Egypt...Kemp dies ...
CAIRO (AP) Swine flu fears have led to violence in Egypt, where no flu cases are reported. A security official says police fired shots in the air and tear gas at pig owners who stoned them to prevent government workers from slaughtering the animals as ...