As Israel Fights Hamas in Gaza, Egypt Plays the Peacemaker Once Again
Egypt has often played the role of negotiator when conflicts between Israel and Hamas have bubbled up in the past. Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak brokered a cease-fire between them in 2009. After Mubarak was given the boot in 2011, it was left ...
Facing calls to open Gaza border, Egypt takes tough line in rivalry with Hamas
Kerry Wrestles With Egypt and Turkey, Because Gaza Isn't Tough Enough
At least Israel has Egypt and the UN
Branded a felon by Egypt, I'm in legal limbo in the US
In Egypt last month, three journalists were found guilty of doing their jobs and given seven- and 10-year jail terms. Apparently, little has changed. A little more than a year earlier, I and 42 other employees of international human rights groups were ...
Australian journalist jailed in Egypt to appeal
Al Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt say they will appeal
Australian Reporter Imprisoned in Egypt to Appeal
Egypt sides with Israel in conflict with Hamas
CAIRO — An echo of the anti-Hamas rhetoric coming from Israel during its conflict with Gaza is resonating from what many would consider a surprising corner since fighting erupted July 8: Egypt. A country whose leader just over a year ago had been a ...
John Kerry 'wanded' by security guards at Egypt's presidential palace
Yet that was what briefly happened on Tuesday, when Kerry was stopped by security guards as he entered Cairo's presidential palace to meet Egypt's president, Abdel Fatah al-Sisi. Footage shows America's top diplomat being "wanded" with a hand-held ...
What Egypt Stands to Win From the Gaza Conflict
A Zionist Egypt has emerged under Al-Sisi
Kerry humiliated in Egypt
Egypt Seeks to Clinch LNG Deal With Algeria, But Will Pay High Price
Wall Street Journal
CAIRO—Egypt is set for an expensive price tag as it seeks to clinch a deal to import much-needed liquefied natural gas from Algeria, according to people familiar with talks between the two countries. Late last month gas-rich Algeria agreed in ...
Egypt's Good News Calls for Israeli-Palestine Cease-fire May be Short Lived
U.S. News & World Report
Following years of internal turmoil and political instability, Egypt on Tuesday called for a new round of peace talks between the Israelis and Palestinians, offering what has become its traditional service of brokering an end to the perennial violence ...
Understanding 'the other:' My travels from Egypt to Ethiopia
Egypt and Ethiopia issued a joint statement a few weeks ago, confirming their mutual commitment to the principles of cooperation, mutual respect and good neighborly relations as well as to the principles of respecting international law and achieving ...
Egypt ponders its next move in the Gaza crisis
Gaza has been under siege for a lot longer than the past couple of weeks. Its population has been suffering from a long-term Israeli blockade, as well as the closing of the border with Egypt. The Egyptian government knows it is vitally important for ...
Egypt's 'Not-So-Subtle' Message to John Kerry
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his entourage were forced to undergo a metal detector security screening as they arrived for a meeting with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi in Cairo Tuesday, a message Middle East watchers say is rife ...
Egypt campaigns against atheism
After they were depicted as the noblest men in Egypt, some of them turned out to be takfirists exactly like the Brotherhood, and some turned out to be spies who work for other countries.” Sati said that she does not directly connect the spread of ...