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Kerry says US releasing $250 million in aid to Egypt

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday rewarded Egypt for President Mohammed Morsi's pledges of political and economic reforms by releasing $250 million in... Read more »

March 3, 2013


John Kerry: Divided Egypt needs political compromise

Egypt's bickering government and opposition need to overcome their differences to create "a sense of political and economic viability" if the country is to thrive as a... Read more »

March 2, 2013


Egypt's Morsi criticized for reaction to tragedy

Some connected to the tourist trade in Luxor, a city utterly dependent on foreign visitors to survive, seethed with anger Wednesday at the country's Islamist president... Read more »

Feb. 27, 2013


Egypt hot air balloon crash death toll rises to 19

A hot air balloon flying over Egypt's ancient city of Luxor caught fire and crashed into a sugar cane field on Tuesday, killing at least 19 foreign tourists in one of... Read more »

Feb. 26, 2013


Egypt's vote won't calm turbulent streets

Egypt's streets are turning into a daily forum for airing a range of social discontents from labor conditions to fuel shortages and the casualties of myriad clashes... Read more »

Feb. 24, 2013


Egypt's parliamentary election will add to tensions

Egypt's president set parliamentary elections to begin in April — a decision that an opposition leader denounced Friday as "a recipe for disaster" because of the... Read more »

Feb. 22, 2013


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