While Trying to Mediate, Egypt Blames Israel for Gaza Conflict
New York Times
CAIRO — While holding itself out as an honest broker for truce talks between Israel and Hamas over the Gaza conflict, Egypt's new government sought on Monday to plunge into the battle over international public opinion on behalf of the Palestinian ...
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As Morsy Deals with Gaza, Egypt Is Slammed with a Tragic Domestic Disaster
As President Mohamed Morsy struggles to calibrate his response to the ongoing Gaza Strip crisis, Saturday morning in Egypt brought a whole new challenge: the tragic death of at least 50 people, mostly children below the age of 6, when their school bus ...
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Egypt Hopes to Help Broker Cease-Fire, If Not Peace Between Israel and Hamas
Judy Woodruff talks to McClatchy Newspaper's Nancy Youssef about the efforts of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi to negotiate a cease-fire between Israel and Palestinian militants. Though close to a deal, Youssef reports common ground is scarce ...
Egypt Pays Less Than Spain for Euros as IMF Loan Talks Persist
Egypt locked in lower borrowing costs than higher-rated Spain in selling a more-than-planned 640.2 million euros ($817 million) of debt, as prospects for an International Monetary Fund loan accord improved. The government, whose debt carries a junk ...
REUTERS SUMMIT-UPDATE 2-Egypt PM says very close to IMF deal
Egypt's PM says very close to IMF deal
Can Egypt's President Morsi broker a Gaza peace deal? - video
Egypt's prime minister says an agreement to stop the fighting between Israel and the Hamas in Gaza could be close. Israel launched an air campaign on Wednesday with the declared goal of stopping rocket attacks. Here, the Guardian's Middle East editor ...
Egypt PM says Gaza truce deal may be close
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's prime minister said on Monday that an agreement brokered by Cairo to stop the fighting between Israel and the Palestinians in Gaza could be close. "Negotiations are going on as we speak and I hope we will reach something soon ...
Palestinian deaths reach 100 as Egypt seeks Gaza truce
Israeli aircraft struck crowded areas in the Gaza Strip and killed a senior militant with a missile strike on a media centre Monday, driving up the Palestinian death toll to 100, as Israel broadened its targets in the six-day-old offensive meant to ...
Egypt claims progress towards ceasefire
Egyptian efforts to end Israel's Gaza offensive intensified on Monday, with a senior official in Cairo saying plans were being discussed for a two-stage ceasefire process and suggesting there were “encouraging signs” that Israel and Hamas were ready ...
Egypt can lead Hamas to the new Middle East
Globe and Mail
Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi has many balls to juggle. His political base is Islamist, anti-Israel and anti-U.S. But Cairo depends on billions of dollars annually from the United States and the European Union, which want the Egypt-Israel peace ...
Foreign Policy (blog)
The Middle East Channel: Egypt's state constitutes itself
Foreign Policy (blog)
The bargaining among Egypt's political forces over the content of the country's constitution has been noisy, public, stormy, and dramatic. Indeed, over the past week, that tussle has brought the entire constitution drafting effort into crisis. It is ...
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