On Egypt aid, White House wants Congress to figure way to keep pipeline flowing
The Obama administration asked Congress on Tuesday to find a legislative work-around that would keep Washington's aid to Egypt flowing, calling the assistance crucial to U.S. interests in the region. Although the administration has refrained from ...
Egypt and Brotherhood should pursue reconciliation: minister
Egypt kung fu champion suspended for wearing pro-Mohamed Morsi T-shirt
Egypt: Judges in Brotherhood Trial Step Down
Egypt's top satirist to be investigated
Egypt's top prosecutor has ordered an investigation into a complaint that alleges hugely popular satirist Bassem Youssef harmed national interests by ridiculing the country's military in his TV show. The decision by chief prosecutor Hesham Barakat, ...
Egypt athlete 'stripped of gold medal' for Morsi support
Egypt security forces fire teargas at pro-Mursi student protest
Family says Egypt punishes kung fu champ for pro-Mursi symbol
Will Egypt stay sweet on al-Sisi in the long run?
CAIRO — In one shop in this bustling capital's core, Egypt's top army chief is everywhere: giving a speech, getting kissed by a beautiful girl, marching in uniform — all images imprinted on chocolate. "He saved the country from the Muslim Brothers ...
New America Foundation
US must restructure aid to Egypt
In Washington, the move has been attacked as unlikely to affect the actions of Egypt's military, instead reducing U.S. influence and leverage in Egypt. If this decision turns out to be a halfhearted measure before returning to business as usual in a ...
The selfish heartless argument for keeping Syrians in Egypt
Syrians under siege in Egypt
Why Some Republicans And Democrats Are Unhappy About Egypt Aid Cuts
WASHINGTON, Oct 29 (Reuters) - Some U.S. lawmakers said on Tuesday they were unhappy about cuts in Washington's aid to Egypt announced earlier this month after authorities in Cairo used violence to put down protests. They also said they were ...
Embassy Row: Who lost Egypt?
US lawmakers urge resumption of Egypt military aid
Egypt | Lawmakers grill Obama administration officials on the decision to cut ...
Voice of America
Missing Transitional Justice in Egypt's Transition
Voice of America
WASHINGTON — Over the past three years Egypt has lurched from crisis to crisis. Many Egyptians who participated in the euphoric protests that brought an end to Hosni Mubarak's thirty-year rule returned to the streets earlier this year in mass protests ...
Kerry says he may travel to Egypt in coming weeks
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday he may visit Egypt in the coming weeks in what would be his first trip since the army toppled the country's democratically elected president on July 3. Ties between Washington and ...
Egypt arrests al Qaeda militant previously jailed for Sadat murder
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian authorities have arrested an Islamist militant jailed over the assassination of Anwar Sadat, for plotting bomb attacks on behalf of al Qaeda since his release from prison in 2012, security sources said on Tuesday. Nabil al ...
Ma'an News Agency
Gaza under two blockades as Egypt destroys tunnels
Inside a dusty tunnel that once linked the Gaza Strip to Egypt, a makeshift conveyor belt bears a bag full of rubble and stones. In the old days, Khaled, a tunnel worker in the southern Gaza city of Rafah, used to haul merchandise from Egypt into the ...
Egypt to re-open Rafah crossing for 6 days
Egypt tunnel closure costs Gaza millions
Hamas Official Bemoans "Death Sentence" as Egypt Deepens Terror Group's ...
Alaa al-Aswany on why he had to support Egypt's military crackdown
And as of this summer, he is also one of the most vocal cheerleaders for the Egyptian army's bloody crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood – the Islamist group that propelled now-ousted president Mohamed Morsi to power in Egypt's first post-revolution ...