Egypt hosts top Russian officials, a sign it is turning further away from ...
CAIRO — Egypt edged further away from its traditional place within the U.S. sphere of influence Thursday, hosting Russia's foreign and defense ministers in the highest-level talks between the two countries in years. The visit, which included ...
Egypt's Sisi sees new defense cooperation with Russia
Egypt Gives Russian Dignitaries Red Carpet Welcome
Russians' visit promises closer Egypt links
Egypt's Morsy says he's still the legitimate president
(CNN) -- Mohamed Morsy considers himself still to be Egypt's leader, despite his ouster more than four months ago in a military coup, he said in a statement read by an attorney Wednesday. "I am still the legitimate president of the Egyptian republic ...
Egypt's Morsi calls his removal treason
In Statement From Prison, Morsi Accuses Egypt's Military Leaders of Treason
Egypt's ousted president says no stability until coup reversed and those ...
Egypt's secular parties hampered by disorganization, infighting
CAIRO — Plagued by infighting, disorganization and disparate ideologies, the non-Islamist parties that backed the July coup against Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi are struggling to capitalize on the downfall of their chief political foe and his ...
The Russians Return To Egypt
On Thursday, top Russian and Egyptian officials began talks in Cairo, signaling a potential dramatic foreign policy shift following the U.S. decision to partially cut military aid to Egypt. The U.S. move came in response to the ousting of ...
Egypt says improving ties with Russia is not a snub to US
Egypt's foreign minister has tried to downplay speculation of a major foreign policy shift, saying during a rare top-level Russian visit on Thursday that Cairo wants to boost ties with Moscow - not replace the US as its key ally. The remarks by Nabil ...
Egyptian Women Criticize Poll Calling Egypt Worst Arab Country For Women
CAIRO, Egypt -- Egypt is the worst country in the Arab world to be a woman -- or so says a widely published report released Tuesday by Thomson Reuters. But some Egyptian women slam the findings as misleading and flawed. Yes, there's an epidemic of ...
Women Fare Worse In Egypt Than In Any Arab State: Survey
Egypt 'worst for women' out of 22 countries in Arab world
Revealed: Egypt is the worst Arab country for women
FM: Egypt not replacing US with Russia as top ally
CAIRO — In an echo of the Cold War, Egypt gave the red carpet welcome Thursday to senior Russian officials aiming to expand Moscow's influence through military and economic cooperation with a key U.S. ally in the Middle East. The flirtation ...
Halawa sisters to be released in Egypt
Three of the four Irish citizens detained following unrest in Egypt earlier this year are to be released. Sisters Somaia, Fatima and Omaima Halawa were taken into custody in August following a protest in Cairo. Their brother, Ibrahim, is due to attend ...
Three sisters held in Egypt freed
Three Irish siblings released in Egypt
Russia and Egypt: Reviving old ties?
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, and Defence Minister Sergei Shoygu are in Egypt for talks that are expected to expand cooperation with Cairo. The visit follows a decision by the US to suspend much of a billion dollar military aid package. The ...
New York Times
Memory of a Mass Killing Becomes Another Casualty of Egyptian Protests
New York Times
Memory has become a frequent casualty of Egypt's politics since the uprising against former President Hosni Mubarak in 2011. Leaders have tried to wipe away histories of atrocities by foot-dragging on investigations until new bloodshed dulls memories ...