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State repression in Egypt worst in decades, says activist - The Guardian Sun, 24 Jan 2016 17:38:01 GMT

The Guardian

State repression in Egypt worst in decades, says activist
The Guardian
Hossam Bahgat, an investigative reporter who was recently detained by Egypt's military intelligence agency, spoke out ahead of the fifth anniversary of the start of Egypt's revolution on Monday – the run-up to which has seen an unprecedented crackdown ...
Egypt's president praises 2011 uprising, urges patienceUSA TODAY
Egypt's Failed Revolution? Sisi Crushing Dissent As 5-Year Anniversary ApproachesInternational Business Times
Egypt warns against unrest on uprising anniversaryHamilton Spectator
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Egypt sends 8 to trial over botched repair of King Tut mask - USA TODAY Sun, 24 Jan 2016 12:12:22 GMT

USA TODAY

Egypt sends 8 to trial over botched repair of King Tut mask
USA TODAY
Eight Egyptian museum workers will face disciplinary court for "gross negligence" after they knocked the beard off one of Egypt's most treasured artifacts, the funerary mask of King Tutankhamun, and then did a clumsy job trying to repair the relic ...
Egypt puts 8 on trial for botched restoration of King Tut maskNew York Post
Egypt says King Tut mask was scratched, sends 8 to trialYahoo News
Egypt charges 8 over botched King Tut mask repairToronto Star

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Crackdown by Egypt Draws Attention to an Anniversary It Aimed to Avoid - New York Times Sat, 23 Jan 2016 22:38:44 GMT

New York Times

Crackdown by Egypt Draws Attention to an Anniversary It Aimed to Avoid
New York Times
CAIRO — The normally invasive Egyptian authorities had long left Studio Emad Eddin alone, seeing no threat from a performance space that houses rehearsal studios and offers classes in set design and drama.

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Egypt Said to Get $20 Billion of Oil Products From Saudi Arabia - Bloomberg Sun, 24 Jan 2016 17:41:57 GMT

THE BUSINESS TIMES

Egypt Said to Get $20 Billion of Oil Products From Saudi Arabia
Bloomberg
The agreement is the latest in a series of Saudi pledges of economic support for Egypt, even as the oil-rich kingdom cuts subsidies to shore up its finances. Saudi Arabia, along with Kuwait and the U.A.E., poured tens of billions into Egypt to support ...
MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi, Egypt surge more than 3 pct in early tradeReuters
Egypt said to get US$20b of oil products from Saudi ArabiaTHE BUSINESS TIMES

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Egypt: At least $34 million seized from Brotherhood - AfricaNews Sun, 24 Jan 2016 19:31:22 GMT

Middle East Eye

Egypt: At least $34 million seized from Brotherhood
AfricaNews
At least 34 million US dollars in assets of the Muslim Brotherhood has been seized by Egyptian officials. According to the state committee charged with reviewing and freezing Brotherhood funds, all confiscated assets are now being managed by government ...
'There is no opposition': How Egypt's 'real politics' fizzled and fadedMiddle East Eye
Brotherhood's guidance bureau ran Egypt during Morsi presidency: State committeeAhram Online

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Russia, Egypt to sign memorandum on Russian industrial zone in Egypt soon - TASS Sun, 24 Jan 2016 19:04:40 GMT

Russia, Egypt to sign memorandum on Russian industrial zone in Egypt soon
TASS
CAIRO, January 24. /TASS/. Russia and Egypt will sign a memorandum of understanding on the establishment of a Russian industrial zone in the area of the Suez Canal during a regular session of the intergovernmental commission due to be held on January ...

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A Climate of Fear Intensifies in Egypt Before the Arab Spring Anniversary - TIME Fri, 22 Jan 2016 20:25:05 GMT

TIME

A Climate of Fear Intensifies in Egypt Before the Arab Spring Anniversary
TIME
In recent weeks, Egyptian authorities have searched apartments across Cairo, arrested a medical doctor in a nighttime raid, seized activists sitting in a cafe, raided a publishing house and closed an art gallery. With a wave of arrests, the Egyptian ...
Egypt Moves to Head Off Popular UnrestWall Street Journal
Egypt: Cairo bomb blast kills nine during police raidBBC News
CIA Director Visits Egypt Amid CrackdownThe Intercept
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BP Egypt says LNG shipment was diverted to manage peak demand - Reuters Sun, 24 Jan 2016 09:46:00 GMT

The Maritime Executive

BP Egypt says LNG shipment was diverted to manage peak demand
Reuters
"BP has been awarded an LNG supply contract to Egypt to supply cargoes from mid 2015. Six cargoes have been successfully delivered and BP has either received payment in full or received agreed collateral from EGAS for all 6 cargoes," BP Egypt told ...
Egypt Skips Gas Bill, Loses LNG ShipmentThe Maritime Executive

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A Revolution Devours Its Children - The Atlantic Sat, 23 Jan 2016 12:04:17 GMT

The Atlantic

A Revolution Devours Its Children
The Atlantic
CAIRO—It takes about 30 minutes to drive from the teeming Cairo neighborhood of Faisal to what locals call “El Sijn”—Arabic for “the prison.” There are many in Egypt, but everyone seems to know the prison: Tora Prison, opened in 1908. It has housed a ...


A 'heartbreaking' tale from Egypt's revolution - Deutsche Welle Sun, 24 Jan 2016 16:54:16 GMT

Deutsche Welle

A 'heartbreaking' tale from Egypt's revolution
Deutsche Welle
In the infamous clashes between the military and protestors in Mohamed Mahmoud Street, where 42 were killed, Said carefully tended to the wounded against the backdrop of graffiti murals commemorating victims from Egypt's watershed year. Said was ...