Egypt State Media Says Omar Suleiman, Former Spy Chief, Dies
New York Times
CAIRO — Omar Suleiman, the once-powerful head of Egypt's intelligence service who represented the old government's last attempt to hold on to power, died early Thursday in an American hospital, according to the state-owned Middle East News Agency.
Egypt's former spy chief Omar Suleiman, 76, dies in Cleveland
Egypt's Ex-Spy Chief Omar Suleiman Dies
Egypt's former spy chief Suleiman dies
Egypt military wins round in presidential power struggle
The Seattle Times
CAIRO — Egypt's ruling military council won a preliminary round Thursday in its battle with newly elected President Mohammed Morsi when a key administrative court ruled it did not have jurisdiction to review the council's amendment of the country's ...
Europe's Egypt Role Shifts
Egypt court delays key ruling on legality of panel tasked to write new ...
Hamas chief meets Egypt president, hails "new era"
CAIRO, July 19 (Reuters) - The leader of Hamas, the Palestinian Islamist movement which rules the Gaza Strip, met new Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi on Thursday and hailed Mursi's election as the start of a "new era" for Egypt and the Palestinians.
Mashaal meets Egypt's Mursi, hails 'new era'
Egypt's president meets Palestinian counterpart in Cairo before holding talks ...
Egypt's Morsi meets Hamas chief
Official: Jihadists kill 2 Egypt soldiers in Sinai
ELARISH, Egypt -- An Egyptian security official says Islamist militants have shot to death two soldiers in the Sinai Peninsula, close to the border with the Gaza Strip. The official says bearded men in the short robes favored by some Islamists machine ...
The Sinai becomes another Mideast tinderbox
Two Soldiers Killed in Attack on Convoy in Egypt's North Sinai
Analysis: Egyptian leader looks abroad to win influence at home
CAIRO (Reuters) - An early diplomatic offensive by Egypt's new Islamist president makes it harder for an army-led establishment to portray him on the international stage as a threat to foreign powers. At home though, it may do little to curb the ...
Egypt Prepares for Holiest Month
Voice of America
In Egypt, observers have their own take on the centuries-old customs, including the traditional daily fast from sunrise to sunset as an expression of self-sacrifice. Islamic scholar Sheikh Mahmoud Ashour explains that Ramadan is much more than just ...
Egypt's president meets Palestinian counterpart
The Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's new president hosted the Western-backed Palestinian president Wednesday, avoiding preferential treatment toward the rival Hamas, the Gaza branch of his own Muslim Brotherhood. The meeting indicated that President Mohamed ...
Egypt's Mursi Meets With Abbas, Discusses Peace With Israel
Egypt's role in blockade highly unpopular
Hamas seeks new Gaza policy from Egypt
Egypt TV channel gives veiled women a face
CAIRO, July 19 (Reuters) - Abeer Shahin graduated from the prestigious American University in Cairo but struggled to find a job because of employers' aversion to her full Islamic face veil, or niqab. But now she has found a job she hopes will change ...
Winnipeg Free Press
Workers in Egypt strikes call for a labor revolution
Egypt's largest textile manufacturer, Misr Spinning and Weaving, is totally shut down this week as 23000 workers have been on strike since the weekend, demanding higher pay and an increase in shares of the company profits. Thousands more have joined ...
Labour unrest spreads in Egypt's textile sector
Labor unrest spreads in Egypt's textile sector
Former Egyptian spy chief Omar Suleiman dies at 76
Los Angeles Times
CAIRO -- Omar Suleiman, Egypt's former spy chief and a confidant of deposed leader Hosni Mubarak, has died in the U.S., months after his unsuccessful presidential bid to restore the old guard to power following a national revolution, state TV reported ...