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Tomb dating back to 1100 B.C. found in Egypt

Archeologists have found a tomb dating back to around 1100 B.C. south of Cairo, Egypt's Antiquities Ministry said Thursday. Read more »

May 8, 2014


Egypt's el-Sissi: Brotherhood will not return

Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, the former military chief who removed Egypt's Islamist president and who is now poised to win the post in elections this month, says the Muslim... Read more »

May 6, 2014


Israel's race to succeed President Peres heats up

Among those vying to become Israel's next president are a former defense minister, a former foreign minister, a former finance minister, a respected long-serving... Read more »

May 3, 2014


Egypt's judges rebuff criticism of 680 death sentences

Egypt's Justice Minister on Wednesday rebuffed international criticism of a mass trial this week in which some 680 defendants were sentenced to death, saying the... Read more »

April 30, 2014


Secretary of State John Kerry: US wants Egypt to succeed as a democracy

Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday that Egypt has made some progress in its democratic transition but must address serious challenges and recent "disturbing"... Read more »

April 29, 2014

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Egypt sentences 11 people to up to 88 years

An Egyptian court on Saturday convicted and sentenced 11 alleged supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president to up to 88 years in prison on charges that... Read more »

April 26, 2014


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