Egypt court bans Jewish festival for 'moral offences'
A court in Egypt has banned an annual Jewish festival held in honour of a 19th Century Moroccan rabbi. The Alexandria Administrative Court said its decision was due to "moral offences" committed in previous years. Locals had reportedly complained about ...
Egypt Court Bans Festival Honoring Revered Moroccan Rabbi
Fate Of Al-Jazeera English Journalists Jailed In Egypt Still Uncertain
SARAH EL DEEB, Associated Press. CAIRO (AP) — For a year, three Al-Jazeera English journalists have been locked up in Egypt on terrorism-related charges widely viewed as trumped up for political reasons. Now, a possible thaw in tensions between ...
Protests outside Egyptian embassy in London against imprisonment of journalists
Al Jazeera staff held for one year in Egypt
Al Jazeera surrenders to the dictates of Saudi Arabia and Egypt
ISIS Is Getting More Organized—and Lethal—in Egypt
More recently, militants has been trying to expand that base by gaining a foothold in places like Gaza, Yemen and Egypt. ISIS has been operating loosely in Egypt's northern Sinai Peninsula, for the past six months, launching attacks here and there. But ...
Hopes dim Egypt to release Australian Al Jazeera journalist soon
The Al Jazeera reporter is serving seven years for crimes that include spreading lies to help a "terrorist organization" - an allusion to the Muslim Brotherhood group which is banned in Egypt. Bishop last week raised the possibility Greste could be ...
Israel hopeful Qatar-Egypt thaw will restrain Hamas
Saudi Arabia is behind the latest reconciliation moves between Qatar and the generals' regime in Egypt. The Israeli political and security establishment ascribe great importance to the rapprochement between these two moderate Sunni states, and believe ...
Hamas Denies Qatar Cut its Funding Over Egypt
New York Times
Egypt: Biblical epic 'Exodus' banned over errors
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt on Sunday said it banned Ridley Scott's biblical epic "Exodus: Gods & Kings" because the Hollywood blockbuster distorts Egypt's history and presents a "racist" image of Jews. The Culture Ministry explained its decision for the first ...
Egypt Reported to Ban Latest US 'Exodus' Film
Egypt bans Ridley Scott's 'Exodus' over 'Zionist view of history'
Egypt: 'Exodus' banned for 'racist' portrayal of Jews
Can Shale Survive In Egypt?
Alongside Apache and Shell Egypt, Cairo will pursue the country's first shale extraction project, complete with $30 to $40 million in investments in hopes of reviving the country's ailing oil and gas sector as domestic demand continues to grow ...
France loans Egypt €7.15m to develop Taba International Airport
Daily News Egypt
Minister of International Cooperation Naglaa Al-Ahwany signed Sunday a €7.15m agreement with the French Ambassador to Egypt Andre Baran to fund replacing navigation systems at Taba International Airport. The signing of the agreement was attended by ...
A Year Later, Al Jazeera Journalists Still Imprisoned In Egypt
A Year Later, Al Jazeera Journalists Still Imprisoned In Egypt. December 29, 2014 4:28 PM ET. Listen to the Story. All Things Considered. 3 min 55 sec. Playlist; Download. Lourdes Garcia-Navarro speaks with Marwa Omara, fiancé of imprisoned Al Jazeera ...
U.S. calls for release of imprisoned American in Egypt remain unanswered
Al Jazeera America
After suffering from three strokes, two comas, and undergoing makeshift surgery from a prison floor, a jailed U.S. citizen in Egypt may finally have his chance at freedom. That is, of course, if the Egyptian government honors requests from the United ...