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In Egypt, dissident Ayman Nour is pessimistic on eve of Obama visit
Los Angeles Times, CA
Amr Nabil / AP Ayman Nour, a prominent Egyptian dissident and one of the few liberal campaigners for democracy in Egypt, points at burns on his face as he talks to reporters outside a Cairo court. Ayman Nour was freed from prison early this year in a ...
Obama's Realism May Not Play Well in Cairo's Streets
Handicapping Obama's Egypt speech.
Obama Speech Puts Egypt On Center Stage
DIARY - Egypt/Sudan - May 30
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 - Ministers from member-states of the Arab Gas Pipeline meet to evaluate the ...
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Egypt: Palestinian President Abbas arrives in Egypt
Reuters South Africa
Fatah rejects Hamas proposal on limited sharing of Gaza forces
GAZA, May 30 (Xinhua) -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah party on Saturday rejected a Hamas proposal on sharing power with Fatah only at the border crossing between the Gaza Strip and Egypt. In a response to an Egyptian mediation effort, ...
Abbas's forces kill Hamas militant in raid
UN probe of Gaza war to start at weekend
Israeli troops kill Hamas leader in West Bank
Salem, New Egypt name new coaches
Philadelphia Inquirer, PA
Randy Johnson, a 1993 graduate of Salem, has been named the school's new football coach, and New Egypt named Luke Sinkhorn to replace Tom Farrell as its head football coach. A former football player at Salem, Johnson had held assistant coaching ...
New Egypt names Sinkhorn football coach
Sudan's former president Nimeiri dies
Washington Post, United States
He spent 16 stormy years as Sudanese leader until he was himself overthrown in 1985 and granted political asylum in Egypt. A devout Moslem, Nimeiri began his rule as a left-wing admirer of Egypt's late president Gamal Abdel Nasser but he gradually ...
Former Sudanese President Nimeri Dies
Former Sudan leader Nimeiri dies
Former Sudan president dies
Voice of America
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's FM: Obama Speech 'Constructive'
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
Bausher pitches, bats New Egypt to title
The Times of Trenton - NJ.com, NJ
The sophomore did both when she singled home Haley Anderson in the bottom of the 10th to give the sixth-seeded New Egypt High softball team a 1-0 win over 12th-seeded Florence in yesterday's NJSIAA Group I Central Tournament title game. ...
New Egypt knocks off Florence in 10-inning sectional final
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 ...
Egypt confident on UNESCO job despite Israel book-burning row
Candidacy for Unesco by Egyptian Is Faltering
Israel drops objection to next UNESCO boss