Palestinian Rival Leaders Hold Talks in Egypt
The Palestinian president and the leader of Hamas held talks Wednesday in a bid to seize on the recent goodwill between their rival factions and reach a long-elusive reconciliation agreement, a senior Palestinian official said. The meetings between ...
Egypt says Palestinian rivals agree to enact unity deal
No sign of progress as Palestinian rivals meet in Egypt
Egypt's Islamist president meeting Palestinian rivals, trying again for ...
Egypt: Islamist Party Picks New Leader
New York Times
Egypt's largest ultraconservative Islamist party elected a new leader on Wednesday after the previous one broke away to form his own political group, following months of infighting. Younis Makhyoun, a 58-year-old cleric and trained dentist, was ...
Egypt's Ultraconservative Party Chooses New Leader
UPDATED: Egypt's Salafist Nour Party elects new leader
Mend don't end US aid to Egypt
Editor's note: Daniel Calingaert is executive vice president and Nancy Okail is director for Egypt at Freedom House. The views expressed are their own. An impending delivery of F-16 fighter jets and components of 200 Abrams tanks to Egypt has run into ...
Egyptian opposition groups call for protests on anniversary of uprising
Morsi must unite Egypt, rehabilitate economy
Following Egypt's Constitutional Referendum: Polarization and Collapse
Preacher alarms many in Egypt with calls for Islamist vice police
That an obscure preacher could get publicity for such views was seen as another example of the confused political scene in Egypt since the revolt that toppled Hosni Mubarak gave birth to a cacophony of feuding voices. "I was once asked: If I came to ...
Egypt's grand mufti opposes radical preacher
Christian Science Monitor
The 'Brotherhoodization' of Egypt and its unions
Christian Science Monitor
A few days ago he pointed to the failure of Egypt's new constitution to devolve powers from Egypt's traditionally strong central state to the provinces and the power that gives to President Morsi and his appointees to control politics at the local ...
Egypt's Copts look to future with foreboding
CAIRO — Egypt's minority Christians marked their first Christmas after the election of an Islamist president and a new Coptic Christian pope — and after adoption of a constitution many believe has an Islamist slant. Christians converged on Cairo's ...
Egypt Tinkers With Exchange System in Bid to Level Economy
New York Times
CAIRO — Two years into Egypt's economic malaise, the country's central bank introduced a new foreign exchange system this week to curb speculation and protect its foreign exchange reserves. But critics warn that it is likely to increase the pain of ...
Egypt pound slips to record low despite Qatar loan of $2.5 billion
Egypt Cuts Offering in Dollar Auction After Qatar Cash Injection
Egypt struggles to buy oil as currency crisis deepens
Egypt's Islamist party elects new leader ahead of elections
CAIRO, Egypt — Egypt's largest ultraconservative Islamist party, which has emerged as a potent political force in the country, elected a new leader on Wednesday after the previous head broke away to form his own political group following months of ...
Fars News Agency
Egypt's government must confront the genuine Great Satan
In November 1979, two weeks after Iranian voters approved his Islamic revolutionary constitution, the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini identified the U.S. as the source of Iranian misery. The angry old cleric also swore that American corruption not only ...
Egypt Reportedly Receives Iranian Intelligence Support
Egypt calls in Iranian spy master
Iranian FM to make first official visit to Egypt since Mubarak's ouster
The Rise of Egypt's Jon Stewart
The Jon Stewart of Egypt, Bassem Youssef, is used to making headlines in Egypt for his popular late-night show. But in the past week the satirist has been in papers around the world for taking his criticism of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi too far.