Egypt slams US aid cut; allies concerned
Middle East allies of the United States are hopeful that the U.S. decision to slash aid to Egypt will not worsen conflicts though a mouthpiece fr the military regime in Egypt warned it probably would. "The decision was wrong in terms of content and ...
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In Egypt, a campaign to promote an 'Egyptian Islam'
CAIRO — One recent Friday, Egyptian officials dispatched an Islamic preacher named Mustafa Nawareg to a mosque full of angry people — distraught relatives and friends of demonstrators killed by security forces. It was a crowd used to hearing fiery ...
US plans to curb military assistance to Egypt
CAIRO — Egypt's military-backed government forged ahead with a sweeping political crackdown against Islamists on Wednesday, even as the United States prepared to withhold some of the military aid it gives to the world's most populous Arab nation.
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In Crackdown Response, US Temporarily Freezes Some Military Aid to Egypt
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To signal its displeasure at the Egyptian military's bloody crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood, officials said, the United States would withhold the delivery of several big-ticket items, including Apache attack helicopters, Harpoon missiles, M1-A1 ...
Freeze of Aid Whips up Anti-US Sentiment in Egypt
Washington's decision to withhold millions of dollars in mostly military aid to Egypt is fueling anti-U.S. sentiment and the perception that Washington supports Mohammed Morsi, the Islamist president the military ousted in a July coup. That could boost ...
US cutting military aid, hundreds of millions in cash assistance to Egypt
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration was criticized by an Egyptian government official Thursday in the wake of its decision to withhold hundreds of millions of dollars in cash and military aid in response to the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi and ...
US scaling back military aid to Egypt
The State Department announced Wednesday that, as part of a "recalibration" of its relationship with Egypt, the U.S. would be curtailing aid to its military-run government until it demonstrates more of a commitment towards inclusiveness. Senior Obama ...
Egypt Says 2 Canadians Can Leave
Egypt's foreign ministry said Thursday a travel ban has been lifted for two Canadians who were barred from leaving Egypt following several weeks of imprisonment without charge. Badr Abdel-Atty, Egypt's foreign ministry spokesman, said the pair has been ...
John Greyson, Tarek Loubani free to leave Egypt, lawyer says
Canadians held in Egypt free to leave the country
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US Holds out Possibility of Restoring Aid to Egypt
While dissatisfied with Egypt's progress toward reinstating a democratic government, the U.S. is holding out the possibility of restoring hundreds of millions of dollars in aid if its Mideast ally moves toward free and fair elections. At stake: a ...
Egypt criticizes US decision to halt aid
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt on Thursday criticized the U.S. decision to halt some aid to the army-backed government following a crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood that has plunged the country into a violent political crisis. Washington faces a dilemma in ...