Egypt's leader urges America to reinstate military aid for fight against terror
Egypt's de facto ruler urged President Obama to restore the military aid suspended last year after Egypt's armed forces ousted the country's president and warned that America's unwillingness to combat Islamic extremists in strife–ridden Arab states was ...
A decent politician—but a fall guy
Too soon to embrace Sisi – Egypt is an unpredictable place
Ethiopia thwarts Egypt by paying for Nile dam itself
Even so, Addis Ababa says the price is worth paying to guarantee Egypt has no veto over the dam, the centerpiece of a 25-year project to profit from East Africa's accelerating economic growth by exporting electricity across the region. "We did not want ...
Ethiopian PM calls Egypt to resume talks over Renaissance dam issues
Ethiopia urges Egypt to stop 'unnecessary noise' on Nile dam
US to deliver Apache helicopters to Egypt
The US is to deliver 10 Apache attack helicopters to Egypt, relaxing a suspension of aid imposed after the military removed Mohamed Morsi from the presidency last year. News of the decision was conveyed by Chuck Hagel, the US defence secretary, to his ...
Egypt Gets Attack Helicopters, US Gets the Status Quo, It Hopes
US to deliver Apache helicopters to Egypt, relaxing hold on aid
US to partially resume military aid to Egypt
State Department clears Egypt to receive some military aid, including helicopters
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration said Tuesday it has certified that Egypt is upholding its 35-year-old peace treaty with Israel and therefore qualifies for some military and counterterrorism assistance. Secretary of State John Kerry informed Egypt ...
US Clears Egypt for Some Military Assistance
U.S. Supplying Egypt With Attack Copters Easing Aid Halt
Egypt cleared for U.S. military aid
Egypt Film Censorship Spat Sparks National Controversy
Controversy is mounting over film censorship in Egypt where the military-backed government has pulled steamy pic “Halawet Rooh,” Arabic for “Sweetness of Spirit,” from movie theatres, overruling the head of the country's censorship board who resigned ...
Egypt Film Censorship Against 'Sweetness of Spirit'
Christian Science Monitor
Tilt towards military unbalances Egypt's ultra-conservative Salafists (+video)
Christian Science Monitor
To his right sat the Pope of the Coptic Church and the Grand Sheikh of al-Azhar, Sunni Islam's highest seat of learning. Neither was a surprise to Egyptians. Less expected was the third religious leader: Galal el-Morra, a prominent member of Egypt's ...
Tilt towards military unbalances Egypt's ultra-conservative Salafists
Obama administration says Egypt upholding Israel peace treaty, can get some ...
WASHINGTON – The Obama administration said Tuesday it has certified that Egypt is upholding its 35-year-old peace treaty with Israel and therefore qualifies for some military and counterterrorism assistance. "Today, Secretary Kerry spoke with Egyptian ...
US Aid to Egypt
US Department of State (press release)
Answer: The Egypt bilateral foreign assistance budget for FY2014 is approximately $1.5 billion and includes $1.3 billion in Foreign Military Financing (FMF) – $200 million in Economic Support Funds; and over $7 million for other security assistance ...
State Dept. begins releasing US aid to Egypt
Egypt girl's death after genital excision leads to unprecedented trial
Los Angeles Times
DEYARB BOQTARES, Egypt — By all accounts, Soheir Bataa was a bright and lively girl. At 13, she was diligent in her schoolwork, with her math teacher recalling an eager pupil. On her run-down street in this Nile Delta village, she could often be seen ...
Young people led Egypt's revolution, but the old guard still rules
CAIRO — At a modest cafe in Cairo, 29-year-old Ali Mustafa and his friends had barely uttered a few sentences about how hopeless they feel under Egypt's new political order when a group of older men sitting nearby scolded them angrily. “We all want ...