EGYPT: How Obama's speech won hearts
Los Angeles Times, CA
They were struck by the American dream and many fled Egypt to follow this dream in the US Younger generations imitate Americans, even in the way they speak English. Politically, many remain suspicious of American foreign policy, but culturally, ...
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Los Angeles Times
Africa champs Egypt face tough Confederations Cup
By Jason Keyser, AP Writer CAIRO — Egypt has climbed back to the top of African football after years of failures, winning the last two continental championships. The African champion now faces a tougher challenge at the Confederations Cup. ...
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Egypt court sentences 7 to death for feud killings
Land disputes are not uncommon in Egypt, where arable land is limited to a thin sliver along the Nile and the river delta in the north. But conflicts rarely lead to this many casualties. The verdict was the latest in a string of death penalty rulings ...
Daily Star - Lebanon
African singer criticized by Muslims plays in NYC
The Associated Press
N'Dour insists on performing religious-themed music in his vibrant, rhythmic shows — despite a boycott of his 2004 album "Egypt" in his native Senegal that lasted almost two years. The album initially was banned in Egypt, with Muslims accusing N'Dour ...
African music star comes to US
Egypt suspends contracts with Egyptian Traders
By Maha El Dahan CAIRO, June 7 (Reuters) - Egypt suspended all contracts with private grains importer Egyptian Traders Co on Sunday and told the firm to re-export a Russian wheat shipment quarantined over quality concerns, state media said. ...
Egypt orders 'contaminated' Russian wheat sent back
Russia says not responsible for Egypt grain seizures
Russian grain exporter rejects Egypt's allegations
DIARY - Egypt/Sudan - June 7
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 meet to discuss measures for dealing with the global economic crisis. *CAIRO - A delegation from ...
Hamas: High-ranking contacts held with Egypt to defuse tension ...
GAZA, June 6 (Xinhua) -- Islamic Hamas movement is holding high-ranking contacts with Egypt, which sponsors the inter-dialogue, in a bid to defuse tension with rival Fatah movement, a Hamas spokesman said on Saturday. Ayman Taha, a spokesman for Hamas ...
Egypt to invite Palestinian groups to expanded dialogue
Hamas Supports Sending Egyptian Security Delegation to Gaza
UN fact-finding team departs Gaza via Egypt crossing
Egypt thrashed in 2010 qualifier
BBC News, UK
Egypt face a struggle to qualify for the 2010 World Cup after an away defeat to Algeria leaves them stranded at the bottom of their group. Cameroon are another Africa giant propping up their group after a goalless draw with Morocco. ...
Africa's big boys are in trouble
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20K people outside US got Obama speech texts
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 20000 people outside the US received free text messages about President Barack Obama's speech to Muslims in Cairo, Egypt. The White House deputy national security adviser, Denis mcdonough, said Saturday that the State ...
Photo of the Day: President Obama tours the pyramids in Egypt
The tour was led by Dr. Zahi Hawass, head of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities. Dr. Hawass led the President down into a tomb to see some hieroglyphics and to the President's surprise, there was a hieroglyhic that had a startling resemblance to ...
Video: Raw Video: Obama Visits Egypt's Pyramids
Obama Checks Out Sphinx And Pyramids
Obama has come and gone, but Cairo's top 10 attractions remain