Wall Street Journal
US, in Sign of Displeasure, Halts F-16 Delivery to Egypt
New York Times
WASHINGTON — President Obama, in his first punitive response to the ouster of Mohamed Morsi as president of Egypt, has halted the delivery of four F-16 fighter planes to the Egyptian Air Force.
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US halts delivery of F-16s to Egypt
Pentagon delays sale of F-16s to Egypt
Ma'an News Agency
Egypt imposes toughest Gaza restrictions in years
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Egypt's new government has imposed the toughest border restrictions on the Hamas-run Gaza Strip in years, sealing smuggling tunnels, blocking most passenger traffic and causing millions of dollars in economic losses.
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Pentagon: Fighter-jet sale to Egypt delayed
The delay was the first direct action the U.S. has taken since the Egyptian military ousted Morsi and installed a new civilian government. Under U.S. law, military aid to a country that underwent a coup d'etat must be suspended. But the Obama ...
Egypt army chief calls for mass rallies in support of new regime
Meanwhile, Egypt's ministry of health said 19 people were injured when a bomb – possibly a hand grenade – was thrown at a police station in the city of Mansoura, capital of Dakhalia province. The ministry said civilians were among the injured but it ...
Egyptian General Calls for Mass Demonstrations
New York Times
“I've never asked you for anything,” said General Sisi, who deposed Egypt's first freely elected president, Mohamed Morsi, three weeks ago. “I'm asking you to show the world. If violence is sought, or terrorism is sought, the military and the police ...
Egypt's military chief seeks mandate to fight violence
CAIRO – Egypt's military chief on Wednesday called on his countrymen to hold mass demonstrations to voice their support for the army and police to deal with potential "violence and terrorism," a move that signals a stepped up campaign against ...
Egypt army raises pressure on Islamists with call for rallies
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's military chief called for mass rallies on Friday to give him a mandate to confront violence following the overthrow of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi, appearing to raise the pressure on the Muslim Brotherhood. General Abdel ...
Obama halts delivery of F-16s to Egypt amid unrest
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama has decided to halt the planned delivery of four F-16 fighter jets to Egypt, the Pentagon said on Wednesday, amid the unrest that erupted after the military ousted Egypt's first democratically elected ...
Egypt: Military chief calls for mass rallies to give him mandate to go after ...
CAIRO — The military chief who ousted Egypt's elected president called on the public Wednesday to take to the streets to give him and the police a mandate to tackle “violence and terrorism,” in an address that pointed to a possible move against ...
US shipment of F-16s to post-Morsi Egypt hits delay
Four F-16 fighter jets were scheduled to fly to Egypt on Tuesday morning as part of a U.S. military aid package worth more than $1 billion a year -- but the shipment has run into delays over apparent "political" issues. If the Obama administration is ...