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Thousands march to back ousted Egypt president

Thousands of protesters calling for the return to power of Egypt's ousted Islamist president demonstrated in Cairo on Friday as the military warned it would crack down... Read more »

July 19, 2013


Both U.S. and Israel cannot afford to lose Egypt as a trusted ally

"As Egypt goes," says an adage, "so goes the Mideast." But the historic changes underway in Egypt have repercussions far beyond even that. Read more »

July 19, 2013


Egypt's defense minister defends ousting president

In his first remarks since Mohammed Morsi's ouster, Egypt's military chief said on Sunday the armed forces acted according to the will of the people because the former... Read more »

July 14, 2013

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Morsi's ouster could give advantage to radicals

To the extent that the Obama administration has responded to the ouster of Mohamed Morsi, Egypt's first freely elected president, it has largely accepted the shake-up... Read more »

July 14, 2013

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In Egypt's Sinai, militants intensify attacks

Military attack helicopters rattle over the impoverished desert towns of northern Sinai and the sound of gunfire erupts nightly, raising fears among residents of a... Read more »

July 13, 2013

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Liberals pressing for democracy after coup

The liberal and youth movements that backed the military's removal of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi are now pushing to ensure their calls for change are heard in... Read more »

July 11, 2013

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