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Cathedral Bombing in Cairo Leaves Egypt Alarmed, and Its President Scrambling - New York Times Tue, 13 Dec 2016 00:11:03 GMT

New York Times

Cathedral Bombing in Cairo Leaves Egypt Alarmed, and Its President Scrambling
New York Times
CAIRO — President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Monday made dramatic efforts to reassure Egypt's Coptic Christians — a pillar of his government's support — as they buried victims of a bombing on Sunday at their cathedral in Cairo, an act that has stirred ...
Anger grows among Egypt's Christians after deadly church bombing in CairoWashington Post
Suspect in Egypt Chapel Bombing Had 2014 Run-in With PoliceABC News
Sisi says suicide bomber behind church attack in EgyptReuters
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Saudi sends Egypt condolences over church bomb despite Syria strain - Reuters Mon, 12 Dec 2016 17:01:16 GMT

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Saudi sends Egypt condolences over church bomb despite Syria strain
Reuters
DOHA Saudi Arabia's King Salman sent condolences to Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday after a church bombing in Cairo, a supportive gesture amid reports of tensions between the Arab states over Syria's war. A bombing at Cairo's largest ...
How Al Jazeera Further Worsened the Fast-deteriorating Egypt-Qatar RelationshipHaaretz

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Is it SAFE to travel to Egypt? Latest travel information following TERROR bomb attack - Express.co.uk Mon, 12 Dec 2016 19:22:57 GMT

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Is it SAFE to travel to Egypt? Latest travel information following TERROR bomb attack
Express.co.uk
Following the attack, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has urged travellers heading to Egypt to be “vigilant” and “follow local advice”. It also has advised tourists against all travel to the Governorate of North Sinai “due to the significant ...


Explosion kills 6 Egyptian police officers, wounds others in Cairo - Washington Post Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:04:18 GMT

Washington Post

Explosion kills 6 Egyptian police officers, wounds others in Cairo
Washington Post
CAIRO — A bomb blast killed six policemen and injured three others Friday in what was probably the deadliest assault targeting Egyptian security forces in Cairo in recent months, according to the country's state-run news service. The explosion ...
Egyptian blasts, one near pyramids, kill and wound officersCNN
Bombing on Cairo road to pyramids kills 6 Egyptian policeFox News
Bomb attacks kill 7 in Egypt, new militant group emergingDeutsche Welle
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Egypt's Oscar Hopeful Endures Blowback Over Secret Production, Censorship - Hollywood Reporter Mon, 12 Dec 2016 17:01:59 GMT

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Egypt's Oscar Hopeful Endures Blowback Over Secret Production, Censorship
Hollywood Reporter
In addition to a 10-minute segment on the government-owned Egyptian national TV accusing Diab of being a spy, weekly newspaper articles claimed he supported terrorism, the Muslim Brotherhood and even Zionism, and that the film was part of a wider ...

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Egypt Grapples With Drug Shortage Brought On by Currency Devaluation - Wall Street Journal Sun, 11 Dec 2016 10:33:00 GMT

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Egypt Grapples With Drug Shortage Brought On by Currency Devaluation
Wall Street Journal
The sharp devaluation of Egypt's currency has caused an unprecedented shortage of imported medicines, putting vital drugs out of reach for some critically ill patients and squeezing the nation's poor and middle class. An Egyptian health ministry ...

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Like Israel, Turkey and Egypt Trapped in Domestic Terror Quagmire - Haaretz Mon, 12 Dec 2016 00:36:53 GMT

Haaretz

Like Israel, Turkey and Egypt Trapped in Domestic Terror Quagmire
Haaretz
Like Israel, Turkey and Egypt Trapped in Domestic Terror Quagmire. All three nations understand that the violence that works with ISIS won't necessarily end local terror. Yet at the same time, any attempt to negotiate with terrorists is considered ...

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Irishman jailed in Egypt crafts paper bouquet in flag colours ahead of birthday - Irish Independent Mon, 12 Dec 2016 18:57:23 GMT

Irish Independent

Irishman jailed in Egypt crafts paper bouquet in flag colours ahead of birthday
Irish Independent
Mr Halawa's lawyers have urged Egyptian president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to act on an application for a decree to secure his release. A new judge has been appointed to Mr Halawa's case, the fourth put in charge of the trial after he was detained with 493 ...

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The Making of Egypt's Presidents - Foreign Affairs Fri, 09 Dec 2016 05:44:09 GMT

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The Making of Egypt's Presidents
Foreign Affairs
Menoufia, as Fawzy's home region is known, has produced four of Egypt's last five leaders. Anwar Sadat and Hosni Mubarak number among the governorate's native sons; though their families migrated to Cairo before they were born, so do current President ...
Egypt's Sisi says pound will strengthen over coming monthsReuters
Pound Rate Not True Value, El-Sisi Says as Egypt Prices SpikeBloomberg
Egypt's president says economic reforms are no 'picnic'The Daily Progress

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Egypt MPs propose amendments in criminal procedure law to fight terrorism - Ahram Online Mon, 12 Dec 2016 20:52:04 GMT

Ahram Online

Egypt MPs propose amendments in criminal procedure law to fight terrorism
Ahram Online
Parliament Speaker Ali Abdel-Aal also said that the constitution could be amended if necessary to help Egypt foil terrorist acts. The MPs proposal came one day after a bombing attack on a church attached to St. Mark's Coptic Cathedral in Cairo left 24 ...

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