Egypt's new Coptic pope hopes for 'true renaissance' under Morsi
In his first statements as Egypt's new Coptic Orthodox pope, Tawadros II – selected on Sunday – voiced hope that Egypt would witness a "genuine national revival" under Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi. He also announced his intention to reform church ...
Egypt's new Coptic Christian pope speaks out against Islamic tone in draft ...
New pope says Egypt's constitution must be inclusive
Egypt's new Coptic pope faces charged political scene
US Military Delegation Visits Egypt's Sinai
The deputy commander of the U.S. Central Command paid a visit Monday to American troops stationed in Egypt's troubled Sinai Peninsula, which has been plagued by lawlessness and a series of militant attacks on local troops and cross-border strikes into ...
With Egypt's Morsi distracted by politics, Sinai's volcano of terror is about ...
Egypt sacks security official in Sinai after attack, protests
UK embassy denies advising nationals against travel to Egypt
Egypt's New Pope Opposes Religious Constitution
Egypt's new Coptic pope said Monday the constitution now being drafted will not be acceptable if it is overtly religious, a sign he would campaign with his Christian minority and secular groups against increasing Islam's role in the new charter. In an ...
The Daily Star
Russia endorses Egyptian-led regional group on Syria
The Daily Star
CAIRO: Russia on Monday endorsed an Egyptian initiative to reconvene four Middle East powers to try to resolve the Syrian crisis after Saudi Arabia failed to show up for the last two meetings of the group, blunting its clout. Cairo launched talks ...
Russia Endorses Egypt-Proposed Regional Group on Syria
Pharaonic Princess's Tomb Found
Czech archaeologists have unearthed the 4,500-year-old tomb of a Pharaonic princess south of Cairo, in a finding that suggests other undiscovered tombs may be in the area, an official from Egypt's antiquities ministry said Saturday. Mohammed El-Bialy ...
4500-year-old tomb of Egyptian princess discovered near Cairo
Ancient Princess' Tomb Discovered In Egypt
Legal Disputes Could Plague Egypt ETF
For a good portion of 2012, the Market Vectors Egypt ETF (NAR:EGPT) has been one of the best-performing country-specific ETFs on the market. Showing an uncanny ability to shake of regional political tensions and violence, EGPT has soared almost 54 ...
Foreign Policy (blog)
The Middle East Channel: Egypt's Salafis revert to their authoritarian roots
Foreign Policy (blog)
Egypt's ultraconservative Salafis have always had an authoritarian streak. Under Hosni Mubarak, Salafis scored points with the regime for taking a philosophical stand against democracy, which they rejected as an un-Islamic model of government. Mubarak ...
For Egypt's Brotherhood, Romney could be another 'Salafi'
The Muslim Brotherhood are turning into Leninists in Islamist dress. Egypt is ...
In Egypt you won't know the facts until you've seen the fiction
Egypt's Coptic Christians pick new pope
Cairo (CNN) - Egypt's Coptic Christians picked a new leader Sunday, a process that involved a blindfolded boy choosing one of three names in a crystal chalice. Bishop Tawadros Theodorus II - the nation's 118th Coptic Pope - replaces the former leader ...
Egypt to Issue Public Rice Export Tender by Mid-November
Egypt will issue a public tender for the export of 100,000 tonnes of rice by mid-November, the second since the country lifted a four-year ban on exporting locally grown rice last month, the head of the Agriculture Export Council said. Egypt aims to ...