After Egyptian security clampdown, Hamas scales back expectations of open ...
RAFAH, Gaza Strip — Business is down because of an Egyptian security clampdown, but smuggling tunnels under the Gaza-Egypt border keep operating under the supervision of Gaza's Hamas rulers. The militant Hamas had hoped the Islamists who took ...
Hamas Says Egypt Will Reopen Crossing Into Gaza
Hamas scales back hopes of open Egypt border
Kansas City Star
Officials: Egypt's defense minister called Israeli counterpart to defend Sinai ...
CAIRO — In the first direct contact with his Israeli counterpart since taking office, Egypt's new defense minister defended his country's increased military presence in the Sinai Peninsula, saying it is needed to fight terrorism and assuring him it is ...
Official: Egypt tells Israel tanks needed in Sinai
Egypt PM Says New Constitution by Late September
Egypt will have a new constitution drafted by the end of September and ready to be submitted to a nationwide referendum, the country's prime minister said Saturday. Hisham Kandil did not specify a date for the referendum, though, according to Egypt's ...
The Associated Press
A few thousand rally in first significant protests against Egypt's new ...
Days before Morsi was sworn-in as president in late June, Egypt's then-ruling generals who were locked in a power struggle with the Islamists dissolved the Brotherhood-led parliament after the Supreme Court ruled that a third of the legislature was ...
Egypt has no plans to restore Iran ties 'at this stage'
Thousands demonstrate in Egypt in first sizable protest against Morsi regime
Morsi vs. Egypt's Press
Egypt and the IMF: Turning a New Page?
Brookings Institution (blog)
On August 22, Christine Lagarde, the IMF's managing director, was in Cairo where she met with President Mohamed Morsi and other Egyptian government officials. At the end of her meetings, she announced that the new government has officially requested ...
Egypt and the IMF: Major step but investors may want more
Egypt Seeks IMF Loan
Ailing Egypt seeks $4.8 billion IMF loan
Atlanta Journal Constitution
US urges Egyptian transparency with Israel in dealing with Sinai security
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is pressing Egypt to be transparent with Israel about its military movements in the Sinai as it cracks down on violence in the lawless desert area. The State Department said Thursday that Secretary of State ...
US presses Egypt on Sinai security
Clinton urges Egypt, Israel to talk on Sinai
Developments in Iran and Sinai Deepen Israel's Worries About Egypt
Egypt, Gulf States strengthen their ties
Cairo and the Arab Gulf states are currently taking steps towards each other, and for many it's a sign of a new beginning. Traditionally, Egyptian relations to the Gulf States have been positive; under Mubarak, too, friendships existed between the ...
Finance Minister - IMF Has Nothing to Do With Local Economic Policies
UK changes position on IMF loan for Morsi's Egypt
Qatar pays Egypt first instalment of $2b grant
Sources: Egypt reopens Rafah crossing with Gaza
ISMAILIA, EGYPT/GAZA - Egypt reopened the Rafah border crossing with Gaza on Saturday, a lifeline for Gazans which had been closed for much of the month since an August 5 attack on Egyptian guards, Palestinian and Egyptian security sources said.
Clinton Asserts US's Support to the Country's Economy
US State Secretary Hillary Clinton on Thursday 23/08/2012 phoned Egypt's Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr to assert the US's desire to support the economic recovery in Egypt, US State Department Spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said. Nuland said the ...
Yemeni transport minister reportedly escapes assassination bid
CAIRO, Egypt — Yemeni Transport Minister Waed Bathib Saturday escaped an attempted assassination in the southern city of Aden, local media reported. Unidentified gunmen fired at Bathib's convoy, Mareb Press reported, quoting a Transport Ministry ...