Mexico and Egypt Trade Pointed Remarks After Strike Kills Tourists
New York Times
CAIRO — Mexico's foreign minister traveled to Egypt on Tuesday to demand answers about a mistaken military airstrike over the weekend that hit a picnic full of Mexican tourists, killing a dozen people, while her Egyptian counterpart defended the ...
8 Mexican tourists, mistaken for terrorists, killed in Egypt
Egypt attack: Mexico confirms eight nationals died
Mexican Government Confirms Eight Tourists Killed in Egypt
Egyptian security forces kill tourists after mistaking them for terrorists
The country's ambassador to Egypt, Jorge Alvarez Fuentes, spoke to the hospitalized Mexicans, "who individually told him they had suffered an aerial attack with bombs launched from an airplane and helicopters. They were evacuated by civilian and ...
Mexico wants answers from Egypt after 8 tourists killed
Tourists in Egypt Were Killed With Bombs
Egyptian Military Said to Fire on Mexican Tourists During Picnic
PBS NewsHour (blog)
Accidental killing of tourists highlights Egypt-U.S. tension over military aid
PBS NewsHour (blog)
On Sunday, 12 tourists were accidentally killed by Egyptian government forces, who mistook the group for Islamist militants and fired on them with an Apache helicopter. Jeffrey Brown speaks to Michele Dunne of the Carnegie Endowment for International ...
Here's How Egypt Could Screw Things Up a Bit For Israel
When Italy's state-owned Eni announced in late August the discovery of a "world class supergiant," a massive natural gas deposit in the Zohr Prospect 120 miles off the Egyptian coast, the North African country cried eureka. The Italians flexed ...
This is Money
Egypt's Red Sea flats that have cost Britons their life savings
This is Money
British holidaymakers fear they've lost their life savings after paying up to £85,000 for beach flats that have never been built, Money Mail has learned. Scores of Britons were convinced to buy luxury apartments at the Oasis Marina resort in Hurghada ...
Exclusive: China trying to undercut Germany on submarine offer to Egypt
TKMS has been in talks with Egypt for the additional two, they said. While TKMS declined to comment, Germany's Economy Ministry said it had authorized the construction of the two additional submarines for Egypt. In a sign of developing ties, German ...
China is trying to undercut Germany by offering submarines to Egypt for a ...
China 'bids to sell two submarines to Egypt' as it tries to expand its markets ...
Egypt says killed 55 militants in Sinai, two soldiers killed
Egypt is battling an insurgency that gained pace after its military overthrew President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood Islamist movement in mid-2013 in the wake of mass protests against his rule. The insurgency, mounted by Islamic State's ...
Egyptian security forces kill 55 militants during operation in Sinai Peninsula
Egyptian soldiers kill 360 militants in restive Sinai Peninsula
The New York Review of Books (blog)
Egypt sentences 8 alleged Islamists to death for killings
The accusations stem from the violence that swept Egypt after the military overthrew Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in July 2013. Authorities have waged a massive crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood -- now branded a terrorist organization -- and ...
Egypt's Media: Endorsing Repression
In Egypt, Syria refugees ready to risk all for Europe
Alexandria (Egypt) (AFP) - Their arrest by Egypt's coastguard and 12 days in detention under the searing heat have not sapped the determination of young Syrian Suad and her brother: They will get to Europe, whatever the risk. "When the coastguards ...
Sunken Treasures From Ancient Egypt Are Now on Display in France
For seven years, archaeologists have been unearthing artifacts dating back to ancient Egypt that were buried, until recently, at the bottom of the Mediterranean—and those treasures are now on display at a cultural institute in Paris. In an exhibit ...