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 warms to Russia as US ties cool
Russia and Egypt in 'historic' talks
Egypt Gives Russian Dignitaries Red Carpet Welcome
Egypt Plans Ambitious Renovation for Cairo Museum
Egypt unveiled Friday a multimillion dollar renovation project for Cairo's famed Egyptian Museum, including plans to demolish a scorched building that stands between it and the Nile, in a bid to draw tourists back and restore a sense of normalcy after ...
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 ...
Egypt's women refuse to be intimidated
Egyptian women were at the heart of the revolution that toppled president Hosni Mubarak. Their contribution ranged from work in the labour movement to a female journalist breaking taboos by suing the government for harassment. They walked shoulder to ...
Voice of America
Egypt Prepares New Constitution
Voice of America
A 50-member committee is overseeing what's meant to be the first step of a “roadmap” to reshape Egypt's government following the July ousting of the country's first freely-elected president, Islamist Mohamed Morsi. Morsi pushed through last year's ...
Egyptian and Russian ministers in high level talks
Islamists Protest Coup in Egypt as Curfew Ends
Morsi supporters clash in Egypt as curfew lifted across the country
Russia staging big comeback in Egypt to expand regional reach
After consolidating in battle-torn Syria, Russia has once again asserted itself in Egypt, taking advantage of the current rift between Cairo and Washington, in the hope of re-emerging as a political heavyweight in West Asia. “We want to give a new ...
Egypt Courts Russia, Signaling Anger Toward US
Wall Street Journal
But the Russian delegation's visit signals how eagerly Egypt—along with several other Arab countries—are courting Russia to make their displeasure with recent U.S. policies known. It also shows the energy with which Moscow is using the rifts to ...
Halawa sisters may be released in Egypt
Three sisters from Dublin who have been detained by Egyptian authorities are expected to be released later today. The three members of the Halawa family were arrested during a protest march in Cairo in August. Their brother, 17-year-old Ibrahim ...
Egypt outline comprehensive security for Ghana clash
The meeting, presided over by FIFA Security Office Dr. Bolaji Ojo-Oba, saw officials of the Egyptian Ministry of Interior, the Egyptian Military, Ghana's ambassador to Egypt H.E. Said Sinare, GFA delegation led by President Kwesi Nyantakyi, Ghana's ...
Mahama warns FIFA over Egypt-Ghana game
Ghana, FIFA satisfied with Egypt's security measures
Egypt gives Black Stars extra security
Pyramid-Age Love Revealed in Vivid Color in Egyptian Tomb
She was a priestess named Meretites, and he was a singer named Kahai, who performed at the pharaoh's palace. They lived about 4,400 years ago in an age when pyramids were being built in Egypt, and their love is reflected in a highly unusual scene in ...