In Crackdown Response, US Temporarily Freezes Some Military Aid to Egypt
New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Wednesday announced a modest and temporary freeze on military assistance to Egypt, even as American officials emphasized their desire to avoid rupturing a security relationship that stretches back more ...
US suspends significant military aid to Egypt
US plans to curb military assistance to Egypt
US officially halts millions in military aid to Egypt
US reportedly to scale back aid to Egyptian government
The U.S. has been considering such a move since the Egyptian military ousted the country's first democratically elected leader in June. It would be a dramatic shift for the Obama administration, which has declined to label President Mohamed Morsi's ...
US seen withholding most military aid from Egypt: source
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is leaning toward withholding most military aid to Egypt except to promote counter-terrorism, security in the Sinai Peninsula that borders Israel, and other such priorities, a U.S. official said on Tuesday. The ...
Obama Expected to Reduce Military Aid to Egypt
New York Times
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration plans to suspend a substantial portion of American military aid to Egypt, several administration officials said Tuesday, after last summer's deadly crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood and the recent surge in ...
US Suspending Millions In Military Aid To Egypt
Update at 4:39 p.m. ET. Recalibrating Assistance: The State Department says the U.S. is "recalibrating" the assistance it provides Egypt. The decision follows a review sparked by a series of attacks by security forces on supporters of ousted President ...
Sydney Morning Herald
First evidence of comet striking Earth believed found in Egypt
After conducting a series of analyses, the researchers determined that a mysterious black pebble discovered years ago in the Egyptian desert is a piece of a comet nucleus — the first ever discovered. "It's a typical scientific euphoria when you ...
Evidence of fire-raining comet discovered on Earth
The resilience of Egypt's Brotherhood
On Sunday, dozens of Muslim Brotherhood supporters were killed in clashes with Egyptian security forces. The Islamist movement may have fallen from power, but its supporters are still willing to risk everything. In the narrow streets of Kerdasa, not ...
Egypt Court Announces Trial for Ex-President Morsi
Ghana says it's too dangerous to play game in Cairo
Egyptian Attacks Are Escalating Amid Stalemate
Mohamed Morsy gets trial date as Egypt turmoil continues
(CNN) -- Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy is slated to stand trial starting on November 4 on charges of committing and inciting violence, state media said Wednesday. Facing trial alongside him are 14 other members of the Muslim Brotherhood ...
US Considers Cutting More Military Aid to Egypt
ABC News (blog)
WASHINGTON — A U.S. official says the Obama administration is leaning towards withholding the delivery of additional F-16s as well as Apache helicopters to Egypt. Withholding some parts of the $1.3 billion in annual U.S. military assistance to Egypt ...
US ponders cutbacks in aid to Egypt
Don't be surprised if the Obama administration announces aid cuts to Egypt in the coming days -- some aid, but not all. The Associated Press and other news outlets, citing unnamed officials, report that prospective cutbacks are a response to continuing ...