Department of Defense
Hagel arrives in Egypt, his latest stop on Mideast tour - USA Today
CAIRO – Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel arrived here Wednesday for talks with top Egyptian officials, including President Mohamed Morsi and top military officials. The day-long meetings come as Egypt struggles with economic and political instability.
Hagel Reaffirms US Commitment to Egypt's Emerging Democracy
Pentagon chief presses Egypt on reforms
Hagel to meet Egypt's leaders, push military ties
Egypt's Jon Stewart Says He Won't Back Down Amid Charges
It's 9:30 p.m. on a Friday night, and Bassem Youssef's show is on TV screens at cafes throughout downtown Cairo. It's the Egyptian political satirist's first show since he was summoned to the prosecutor general's office to answer questions about the ...
Egypt Proceeds With Judiciary Law Despite Uproar
Egypt's Islamist-led parliament on Wednesday pushed ahead with a law that could force into retirement many of the nation's most senior judges, despite an uproar by the judiciary over fears the president's allies want to control the courts. The country ...
Morsi vs. the Judges
Egypt president sees 'deep state' as enemy within
Egypt pushes ahead with controversial law
The Times of Israel
Israeli jailed in Egypt begins hunger strike
He has been held in Egypt since 2000, when he was sentenced in absentia under the country's Emergency Law to 15 years in prison for espionage. He allegedly did not have access to a lawyer or legal assistance during his interrogation or thereafter.
Why Did Israel Forget About a Prisoner in Egypt?
Israeli jailed in Egypt goes on hunger strike
Israeli spy in Egyptian jail begins hunger strike
Egypt Premier to Keep Job in Cabinet Shuffle, Presidency Says
The announcement comes as Egypt is trying to secure a long- delayed $4.8 billion International Monetary Fund loan while curbing unrest that has battered the economy and the post-Hosni Mubarak transition most recently marked by anger over what critics ...
Presidency's supporters, opponents criticise resigned legal advisor
Disputed PM to stay in Egypt reshuffle
Presidential Advisor Submits His Resignation
Egypt is at risk as doubts grow over quick IMF deal - Gulf Times
Egypt will probably not reach a $4.8bn IMF loan accord before the fourth quarter as it needs to take “unpopular” moves such as cut subsidies, investment bank EFG- Hermes, the country's biggest, said. The benchmark Eurobonds snapped a two week rally ...
30 Saudi projects stalled in Egypt
‚ÄúWhile cases of 20 projects remain unresolved, six cases have been resolved by the Egyptian side and four are being resolved by the Saudi side,‚Äù Al-Rabiah said in a press statement after he opened the Saudi-Egyptian Joint Committee meeting in ...
Mona Eltahawy on Egypt's Next Revolution
But the fiery Egyptian-born journalist-activist has been living on the bleeding edge of history since 2005, a prominent voice in the movement that led to the dramatic Arab Spring uprising, climaxing with the 2011 fall of the Egypt's modern pharaoh ...
Egypt's information minister 'gaffe' causes social media uproar
Abdel-Maksoud came under fire last week when a female Egyptian journalist accused him of harassment after he made the same comment in reply to a similar question. The conference was filmed and the slip-up was widely circulated via social media ...
Information minister hails role of media in constitution
The challenge for Egypt's Copts
Clashes between Muslims and Christian Copts in Egypt over the past few weeks have left 10 people dead, bringing decades-old sectarian tension back to the forefront in the Arab world's most populous country. Violence broke out April 6 after Coptic ...