Egypt's Brotherhood picks alternate candidate
FILE - In this Thursday, March 3, 2011 file photo, Khayrat el-Shater, the lead strategist for Egypt's largest opposition group, waves by Egyptian flag after being released from Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt. Trying to unite divided Islamists behind him, ...
Egypt's powerful Muslim Brotherhood chooses party head as back-up presidential ...
New York Times
Egypt's former spy chief runs for president, Islamist candidate excluded
By MOHANNAD SABRY CAIRO -- Deposed Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's longtime spy chief officially joined the country's crowded presidential race Saturday, billing himself as a counterweight to influential Islamist candidates.
Ex-Mubarak spy chief shakes up Egyptian vote race
Mubarak's ex-spy chief enters Egypt presidential race
Mubarak Ally Enters Egypt's Presidential Race, Setting Up a Contest With Islamists
The Nation, Pakistan
In Egypt, foreign citizenship rule roils presidential race
CAIRO — For months, the proverbial “foreign hand” cast a shadow over Egypt's transition to democracy. Now, the curse of the foreign passport has emerged as a potential spoiler in next month's landmark presidential race. According to Egyptian law, ...
Egyptian Salafist May Be Blocked From Running for Presidency
Mother of Egypt's Abu Ismail US citizen-commission
Egypt Salafi candidate likely to be barred - World News
The Associated Press
Egypt launches operation to gain control of Sinai
By REUTERS Egypt announced Saturday that it was launching an operation in the Sinai Peninsula aimed at restoring the state's security control in the region, which has been overrun by terrorist and extremist elements since Hosni Mubarak's downfall last ...
Israel threatens to strike militants if Egypt fails to secure Sinai
More Egyptian troops head to Sinai
Egypt Military Tightens Security in Sinai
A Passover to remember: Recognizing Egypt's fight for freedom
By Syndicated columns By Ari Ratner Sundown Friday marked the beginning of Passover, the commemoration of the Jews' emancipation from enslavement in ancient Egypt. This year Passover fell on a day of enormous significance in the struggle for freedom in ...
A Christian's Perspective On Passover
8 things you need to know about Passover 2012
The Seder through the eyes of a child
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Rocket from Egypt's Sinai hits Israeli city: police
By Maayan Lubell | JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A rocket fired from Egypt's Sinai desert struck the southern Israeli resort of Eilat on Thursday, police said, fuelling Israeli worries over militant activity in the border area. No casualties or damage were ...
Israel has few options for rocket fire from Egypt
Rocket hits Israeli city near Egypt border
Rocket From Sinai Lands in Israel
In Egypt's Tahrir Square, die-hard revolutionaries linger
The graffiti just off the square catch the eye: scenes depicting ancient Egypt, a towering rebel holding a gun next to the words "A man is a man." They bloom with color and seem alive, tiny patriotic narratives and martyrs painted with angel wings.
Pakistan, Egypt Lead Kenyan Tea Buying in First 2 Months of Year
Pakistan bought 18.9 million kilograms of the leaves, Egypt purchased 16.9 million kilograms, while the UK bought 11.8 million kilograms, according to data e-mailed by the Tea Board yesterday. Afghanistan and Sudan bought 9 million and 4.5 million ...
Egyptian court stops opposition figure from presidential run
CAIRO — An administrative court in Egypt on Saturday blocked opposition figure Ayman Nur from running in next month's presidential election, the official news agency Mena reported. The court ruled him out under the terms of a law disqualifying anyone ...
Ayman Nour banned from Egypt's presidential race