Key Cleric in Egypt Rejects Executions
New York Times
CAIRO — In a rare official rebuke, Egypt's highest Muslim religious authority refused to approve death sentences imposed by a court on senior leaders of the Islamist Muslim Brotherhood, saying that the case lacked evidence, court officials said on ...
Egypt court gives long jail sentences to protesters
Egypt's Mufti asked to rethink Badie ruling
Egypt's Mufti Rejects Death Sentence for Brotherhood Leader
Seven Lessons In Economic Leadership From Ancient Egypt
In ancient Egypt, the most important economic event was the annual flooding of the Nile floodplain. In that agricultural economy, everything depended on it. Too much or too little water? The crops failed and people starved. Just the right amount? The ...
An insane alliance: Israel and Egypt against Gaza
An insane alliance: Israel and Egypt against Gaza. Despite its mediator role, Egypt is no impartial broker. It shares Israel's view that Hamas can be crushed and suffocated into submission. Palestinians wonder how their ex-ally can leave Gaza to burn.
UN, Egypt urge renewed talks as fighting resumes in Gaza
Why Egypt Should Keep the Rafah Crossing Closed
Gaza Strip Reignites, Egypt Backs New Truce
Egypt Sentences 2 to Life for Sexual Assaults
Sexual harassment has long been a problem in Egypt, but during three years of unrest and massive protests, assaults increased and intensified at political rallies in Tahrir square. The square surged to fame during the revolt that toppled longtime ...
Militants attack Egypt checkpoint, kill 5 police
A year ago, my cameraman husband was killed in Egypt. He was just doing his job.
My husband, Mick, was an easy target for an Egyptian military sniper, who could have been on some rooftop a mile away. He was big and blonde in a sea of protesters, hauling a bulky television camera. I think the security forces just got tired of seeing ...
US silently continues Apache shipments to Egypt
Middle East Eye
The deputy director of Human Rights Watch's Middle East and North Africa division, Joe Stork, said the group's concerns remain exactly the same. "We don't know how Egypt's military campaign is being conducted in the Sinai. Journalists don't have access ...
Hollywood likes to pretend that ancient Egypt was full of white people
Hollywood is a sucker for a story about ancient Egypt. Movies like The Ten Commandments, Cleopatra, and even The Mummy prove it. Upcoming movies like Exodus and Gods of Egypt all but confirm it. Unfortunately though, those films have something in ...
Wall Street Journal
Gaza Tension Stoked by Unlikely Alliance Between Israel and Egypt
Wall Street Journal
The plan was simple: Israel and the new military-led government in Egypt would work together to ratchet up pressure on their shared enemy in the Gaza Strip - Hamas. But their miscalculations triggered a crisis. WSJ's Adam Entous joins the News Hub to ...
Hamas pressured to accept Egypt's cease-fire demand
Egypt: The new power broker?
Israel-Hamas Truce Sets Stage for Talks on Gaza
Egypt Has Ambitious Plan for Suez Canal Expansion
New York Times
CAIRO — When the Suez Canal opened in 1869, it had taken hundreds of thousands of Egyptian workers 10 years to complete it. On Tuesday, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said he was ready to build another one. At a lavish groundbreaking ceremony that ...
Egypt plans to dig new Suez Canal costing $4 billion
Egypt begins work on 'new' Suez Canal
Egypt to build new Suez canal
Will Egypt's military intervene to secure Libyan border?
A new danger extends along Egypt's 1,000-kilometer (621-mile) western border with Libya. As conditions inside Libya deteriorate, especially in the east of the country, the Egyptian border is no longer threatened by the customary smuggling of weapons ...
Tunisia-Egypt Airlift Still Working to Transport Fleeing Nationals
Flights from Tunisia continue for Egyptians fleeing Libya violence
Authorities start evacuating Egyptians from Libya by sea