Egypt's Morsi emerges as key player
The Washington Post. CAIRO — Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi emerged as the key player in a high-wire feat of international diplomacy between Israel and Hamas on Wednesday, marking post-revolution Egypt's debut as a major force within the region.
Egypt's Leader Is Crucial Link in Gaza Deal
Egypt's Morsi Wins US, Israeli Gratitude
Israel-Hamas Ceasefire: Egypt Announces Peace Deal To Take Effect At 9 PM
Israel and Hamas announce cease-fire, while US, Egypt helped both sides reach ...
The deal was brokered by the new Islamist government of Egypt, solidifying its role as a leader in the quickly shifting Middle East after two days of intense shuttle diplomacy that saw U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton race to the region ...
Wall Street Journal
Israel, Hamas Agree to Cease-Fire
Wall Street Journal
Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohammed Kamel Amr announced Wednesday, Nov. 21 that Israel and Hamas agreed to a cease-fire deal. U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who joined Mr. Amr at the press conference in Cairo, said the United States ...
Carr praises Egypt for role in peace
The Border Mail
Egypt's intervention is significant because there have been concerns that the country - which has had a peace treaty with Israel since 1979 - would creep back towards hostilities with the Jewish state under the Muslim Brotherhood leadership of ...
Egypt seizes Grad warheads likely en route to Gaza
The Egyptian security services have seized a weapons consignment including Grad rockets, the Egyptian press reported on Wednesday. Security sources said a gang had smuggled the consignment – consisting of 108 Grad rocket warheads and 19,646 ...
The Daily Star
Egypt Confiscates Warheads Smuggled From Libya
Egyptian authorities have confiscated trucks carrying explosive warheads and a variety of small arms ammunition smuggled from Libya, the interior minister said Wednesday. A flood of weapons from its western neighbor has added to Egypt's security ...
Egypt Authorities Intercept Smuggled Warheads from Libya
Egypt confiscates explosives for rockets, ammunition smuggled from Libya
CAIRO — Egyptian authorities have confiscated trucks carrying explosive warheads and a variety of small arms ammunition smuggled from Libya, the interior minister said Wednesday. A flood of weapons from its western neighbor has added to Egypt's ...
Middle East on the Brink: Egypt's Role in Cease-Fire Talks
Middle East on the Brink: Egypt's Role in Cease-Fire Talks. ABC News' Christiane Amanpour has details on the cease-fire negotiations between Israel and Gaza. 01:31 | 11/21/2012. Related Links: Watch: Middle East on the Brink: Gaza Celebrates · WATCH ...
Egypt Protesters Firebomb Al-Jazeera Cairo Office
Egyptian protesters firebombed one of the offices of satellite broadcaster Al-Jazeera on Wednesday and attacked a police chief who tried to negotiate an end to three days of violent protests in central Cairo. The protesters hit the TV studio ...
Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi walks tightrope in Gaza conflict
Los Angeles Times
CAIRO — The Gaza conflict has pressured Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi on many fronts: Each rocket Hamas fired into Israel has been a test of Morsi's loyalty. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has also been gauging how much damage he ...