Egypt opens to Gaza
Gaza was under Egyptian control from 1948 to 1967, under Israeli control from 1967 to 2005, and under Palestinian Authority control from 2005 to 2007. After the Hamas coup in June 2007, Egypt under Mubarak largely retained the border controls that ...
Egypt Allowing Palestinians Freer Entry
Egypt's move to allow Palestinians freer entry draws cheers and confusion
Egypt allowing Palestinians freer temporary entry
UPDATED: Hundreds converge on Tahrir to commemorate Egypt's 23 July ...
Celebrations commemorating Egypt's 23 July 1952 Free Officers' Revolution began after Taraweeh prayers (traditionally performed following evening prayers during the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan) in the Omar Makram Mosque, located adjacent to ...
Tahrir Celebrates 60th Anniversary of 1952 Revolution
Israel's part in Egypt's revolution
60 years ago, Egypt opened new era for Middle East
Foreign Policy (blog)
Egypt president: 1952 coup fell short on democracy
Lincoln Journal Star
The generals, who ruled Egypt for 16 months after last year's uprising, took legislative powers from the Brotherhood after parliament was dissolved. Just days before Morsi was sworn in last month, they issued a decree that also gave themselves ...
The Middle East Channel: Hard choices for Egypt's military
Egypt's new president says the 1952 military coup failed to bring about democracy
Contrary to Gossip, Pyramids Have No Date With the Wrecking Ball
New York Times
Published: July 23, 2012. CAIRO — What's this? Egypt's new Islamist leaders want to raze the Great Pyramids, scratch away the images on the death masks of the pharaohs, maybe even wipe the grin off what is left of the face of the Sphinx? Enlarge This ...
San Francisco Chronicle
Egypt football team at Olympics after traumatic year and on slow road to recovery
The under-23 team is at the Olympics despite the unrest at home that also saw the African qualifying competition moved out of Egypt because of safety worries. It was one of many setbacks Egyptian sport has had to deal with since the people turned ...
Egypt back at Olympics, on road to recovery
Egypt allowing Palestinians freer entry
The Associated Press
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt is allowing freer temporary entry for Palestinians into the country in an unprecedented move that eases long-imposed travel restrictions, particularly on Gazans, Egyptian and Palestinian officials said Monday. The decision has ...
Egypt Textile Workers Suspend Strike After Demands Partially Met
Workers at Egypt's Misr Spinning and Co. in Mahalla City suspended a strike they started last week, after the company's board met some of their demands. The workers, who were striking over low wages and allegations of corruption, were promised the ...
Textile Strike Tests Egypt's New Leader (Mahalla El-Kubra)
Egypt Mahalla workers make some gains, suspend strike
Mass. pastor kidnapped in Egypt celebrates homecoming with family, friends at ...
BOSTON — A Pentecostal church pastor on Sunday celebrated his safe return home to Massachusetts after he and another churchgoer were abducted in Egypt then released unharmed last week. The Rev. Michel Louis gathered with about 1500 family and ...
Pastor held hostage in Egypt thankful to be home
Rev. Michel Louis, Kidnapped Pastor, Celebrates Homecoming From Egypt
Dorchester pastor, woman abducted in Egypt, return home
Egypt Gas Pipeline Blown UP
(RTTNews) - A pipeline transiting Egyptian gas to Israel and Jordan was blown up in the Sinai region early on Sunday in the 15th of such attacks since the outbreak of an uprising in early 2011 that toppled President Hosni Mubarak. Quoting security ...
Frida Ghitis: The Sinai becomes another Mideast tinderbox
Shots fired from Egypt at Israeli troops, none hurt
Israel Says Shots Fired From Egypt; No One Injured
Egypt eases restrictions for male Palestinians
Palestinians who arrive in Egypt by plane without a visa will be allowed to stay in the country for 72 hours, Cairo's envoy in Ramallah, Yasser Othman, announced on Monday. The announcement came as Egyptian authorities denied they had lifted ...