US Returns Seized Artifacts to Egyptian Government, Including Mummies
The United States government returned a collection of stolen artifacts to Egypt on Thursday, including an ancient wooden sarcophagus, a mummy shroud and mummified hand. The items were seized by federal agents after dual investigations: "Operation ...
Dogs, monkeys, cats: 2000-year-old pet cemetery uncovered in Egypt
A nearly 2,000-year-old pet cemetery holding the remains of dogs, monkeys and scores of cats has been uncovered in an ancient Egyptian town, archaeologists say. A few animals still wore iron collars when they were laid to rest, and the graves of two ...
Ibrahim Halawa: TDs will travel to Egypt and lobby for release
Following contacts with Egyptian authorities in recent months, Mr Ó Fearghaíl has been invited to lead a group of Irish parliamentarians to Cairo, where they will meet their Egyptian counterparts. The visit is likely to take place either before ...
Circus trainer mauled by lion during show in Egypt
A circus trainer in Egypt was killed after being mauled by a 450-pound lion in front of a shocked crowd during a live show. Shaheen Islam, a 35-year-old lion tamer with a circus in Alexandria, was attacked by one of three lions in an enclosure used for ...
Egypt circus sees animal tamer fatally savaged by a lion in front of audience
Lion Trainer Mauled To Death In Shocking Egypt Circus Attack
Horrifying moment animal tamer is fatally savaged by a lion in front of screaming audience at Egyptian circus
U.S. commanders concerned over recent outreach between Russia, Egypt
FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2014 file photo, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi listens during an interview with The Associated Press at the presidential palace in Cairo. Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is praising U.S. President-elect ...
Egypt raises tariffs up to 60 percent for imported goods
For One Egyptian With HIV, the Stigma Is Too Much to Bear
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CAIRO — In his bedroom, there's a drawer full of his medications — along with CDs of a popular Egyptian Muslim preacher. On the walls of the home are two paintings by his father. They've had a strained relationship. He opens an album and shows ...
Archaeologists uncover 'lost city' in Egypt | Fox News
Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered an ancient 'city' and cemetery once used by officials tasked with building royal tombs.
US to Restrict Imports of Egyptian Artifacts
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will sign an agreement with Egypt today (Nov. 30) that will restrict the importation of Egyptian artifacts to the United States. "Under the agreement, the United States will impose import restrictions on ...
Egypt's Unlikely Ardor for Trump
Hillary Clinton is hugely unpopular in Egypt—a function primarily of her having served as secretary of state under U.S. President Barack Obama during the 2011 Egyptian revolution, which toppled longtime leader Hosni Mubarak. Ten days into the ...
Egypt's new NGO law opens space for Muslim Brotherhood reconciliation while restricting civil society
Why did Egypt's ElBaradei decide to reveal new info on Morsi's ouster?
Egypt renews detention of Brotherhood figures on charges of spying ...
Egyptian-Chinese business forum kicks off in Cairo to explore larger investments in Egypt
The Egyptian side at the forum included prominent Egyptian officials and public figures such as Mohamed Khodeir, the head of Egypt's General Authority for Investment, former PM Essam Sharaf, and the Chairman of Al-Ahram organization Ahmed El-Sayyed ...