Obama Lifts Freeze on Egyptian Weapon Sales
Since a military coup in October 2013, the White House has frozen military sales to Egypt in hopes it would force democratic reforms in the nation, which has been in turmoil since the 2011 "Arab Spring" protests swept longtime President Hosni Mubarak ...
The politics of restoring Egypt's military aid
US releases military aid to Egypt, cites national security
Obama lifts freeze, ships arms to Egypt
Meet Bassem Youssef, the Jon Stewart of Egypt
Power Players. Bassem Youssef is too funny for his own good. The Egyptian satirist, frequently dubbed “the Jon Stewart of Egypt,” is one of the most famous television stars the Arab world. His show "Al Bernameg” (“The Program”) is the Egyptian ...
Militants Carry Out Deadly Attacks on Army Checkpoints in North Sinai
New York Times
CAIRO — Militants in North Sinai simultaneously attacked two army checkpoints before dawn on Thursday, killing at least 13 Egyptian soldiers and two civilians, security officials said. The attacks ended a lull in such violence that had lasted several ...
Gunmen kill 15 soldiers, two civilians in Egypt's Sinai
Egypt: Sinai peninsula attack kills 17
Militant attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula kill 18 people
Egypt reverses visa on arrival ban for Britons
The Egyptian Foreign Ministry announced last month that from May 15, Britons travelling outside of tour groups would not be able to obtain visas on arrival, and would instead have to face consulate bureaucracy, long waits and a higher cost to get entry ...
Egypt retracts decision to ban visas upon arrival
Egypt delays ending solo on-arrival visas
Visa Requirement Lifted To Visit Egypt
The Part of Obama's Arms-To-Egypt Deal That Matters
Some critics will claim the president finally bowed to reality, arguing the military relationship with Egypt is so critical that not only should we sustain our assistance untouched, but we never should have suspended it. Others will say he is caving to ...
Security Trumps Democracy in US Arms Sale to Egypt
Sinbad the cat's 3000-mile journey from Egypt to Hereford in shipping container
Cat's 3,400 mile accidental journey from Egypt to Nottinghamshire. RSPCA inspector Pippa Boyd said she had not seen anything like it in her eight-year career. She added: "They showed me the paperwork. They have to seal the container and put a tag on it ...
Sinbad the kitten sneaks into Britain after surviving 17-day journey from EGYPT
Curious cat embarks on 3000 mile journey from Egypt to....Herefordshire
Stowaway kitten Sinbad makes 16-day Egypt-to-UK voyage
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Egypt Must Deliver on Reform Promises, Investors Urge
Wall Street Journal (blog)
With over $60 billion in new investment pledges and promises for more economic reforms, the recent summit in Egypt aimed at enhancing the country's appeal to investors appears to have worked. The outcome of the Sharm El Sheikh conference held last ...
Will Egypt's new administrative capital help its economy?
The Egypt Economic Development Conference, held in Sharm el-Sheikh in mid-March and attended by Arab and international leaders, has achieved overwhelming success and attracted initial investments estimated at $60 billion, according to the closing ...
Egypt to look again at trading bonds on Cairo bourse: minister
See Egypt's Pyramids From Space
See Egypt's Pyramids From Space. TIME Photo. April 1, 2015. SHARE. The pyramids of Giza in Egypt, seen from space. Samantha Cristoforetti—European Space Agency The pyramids of Giza in Egypt, (center left) seen from space.
Egypt's 'meaningless' rule of law
ON THE afternoon of Jan. 24, a young Egyptian poet and political activist joined other members of the secular Socialist Alliance Party in peacefully attempting to lay flowers in Cairo's Tahrir Square in memory of those killed in the 2011 revolution ...
Why Is Egypt Prosecuting Human Rights Defenders?