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3500-year-old Mummy Surprise Found in Egypt - History Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:21:04 GMT

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3500-year-old Mummy Surprise Found in Egypt
History
The Ministry of Antiquities in Egypt released a statement saying the tomb belonged to a nobleman named Userhat who worked as a Luxor judge. Usherhat died of a disease, and the team of archaeologists are trying to determine which one. They went on to ...
3000-year-old nobleman's tomb discovered by Egyptian archeologistsThe Independent
Egyptian archaeologists uncover 1000 statues, 10 sarcophagi and mummies in ancient tombABC Online
Islamic State claims attack on Egypt police checkpointMinneapolis Star Tribune
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Gunmen Kill Police Officer Near St. Catherine's Monastery in Egypt - New York Times Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:06:10 GMT

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Gunmen Kill Police Officer Near St. Catherine's Monastery in Egypt
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The Monastery of St. Catherine, near Mount Sinai in Egypt, where a policeman was killed and four others were wounded on Monday. Credit Pedro Costa Gomes/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. CAIRO — Gunmen attacked a checkpoint near the iconic ...
ISIS Attacks Major Christian Monastery in EgyptChristianityToday.com
Egypt police: Militant involved in monastery attack killedNew York Daily News
Police targeted near Egypt's St Catherine's MonasteryAljazeera.com
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Palm Sunday bombing suspect surrenders to Egyptian authorities - Fox News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:00:33 GMT

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Palm Sunday bombing suspect surrenders to Egyptian authorities
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A man suspected in one of the two Palm Sunday bombings of Coptic Christian churches in northern Egypt has turned himself in to authorities. Mahmoud Mohamed Ali Hussein is believed to have played a role in the bombing of St. George Church in the city of ...
Egypt's Copts flock to Jerusalem Holy Fire ceremony, though far less ...Haaretz
Egypt arrests church bombings suspectNews24
After attacks in Egypt, Israelis urged: Return from SinaiJerusalem Post Israel News
Aljazeera.com -Aljazeera.com
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Egypt unveils massive granite statue of Ramses II - Telegraph.co.uk Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:26:48 GMT

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Egypt unveils massive granite statue of Ramses II
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The statue was displayed just hours after archaeologists unveiled the tomb of a nobleman from more than 3,000 years ago, the latest in a series of discoveries that Egypt hopes will revive a tourist business hit by political instability. "What we're ...
Egypt unveils giant restored statue of Ramses IIDaily Mail

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Defense Secretary Mattis Heads to Egypt - Voice of America Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:25:15 GMT

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Defense Secretary Mattis Heads to Egypt
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Mattis is expected to push Egypt, which is struggling with political, financial and security issues, to remain tough on counter-terrorism amid a threat in the Sinai Peninsula and even in some urban areas, as shown in the deadly Palm Sunday attacks on ...


US Woman Released From Egypt Prison After 3 Years' Detention - U.S. News & World Report Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:01:53 GMT

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US Woman Released From Egypt Prison After 3 Years' Detention
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FILE -- In this Sunday, April 16, 2017 file photo, Aya Hijazi, center, a dual U.S.-Egyptian citizen, is acquitted by an Egyptian court after nearly three years of detention over accusations related to running a foundation dedicated to helping street ...
Egypt frees US charity worker Aya Hijazi from prisonCBS News

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Vatican releases Egypt papal schedule, official logo and one more exciting announcement - Catholic Online Wed, 19 Apr 2017 20:20:06 GMT

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Vatican releases Egypt papal schedule, official logo and one more exciting announcement
Catholic Online
12:15 p.m. (6:15 a.m.), Lunch with Egypt's bishops and the papal entourage. 3:15 p.m. (9:15 a.m.), Prayer gathering with clergy, men and women religious, and seminarians. Speech by pope. Farewell ceremony. 5 p.m. (11 a.m.), Departure from Cairo airport ...
Leaders of Christianity's East and West to come together in EgyptCrux: Covering all things Catholic

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Egypt economic growth | IOL - Independent Online Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:41:19 GMT

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Egypt economic growth | IOL
Independent Online
Egypt economic growth seen at 4.0 percent in 2016/17, in line with government target.

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Morning News Brief: Venezuelan Protests, Georgia Runoff, Egypt - NPR Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:08:35 GMT

Morning News Brief: Venezuelan Protests, Georgia Runoff, Egypt
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Venezuelan activists are calling for mass protests on Wednesday. Also, Sabrina Siddiqui of The Guardian talks about Georgia's runoff election, and an Egyptian-American aid worker has been released. STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: Up first, this day marks the ...


Telecom Egypt to offer 2G and 3G services through Orange Egypt - Reuters Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:58:24 GMT

Telecom Egypt to offer 2G and 3G services through Orange Egypt
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CAIRO Telecom Egypt will on Wednesday sign an agreement with Orange Egypt to offer 2G and 3G mobile services through Orange Egypt, one Telecom Egypt source and one source from the telecommunication ministry told Reuters. Telecom Egypt, the ...