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Egypt's president swears in new government

Egypt's newly elected President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi chaired the first meeting of his new Cabinet on Tuesday, shortly after its members were sworn in at the... Read more »

June 17, 2014


2 Christians kidnapped Egypt's Sinai Peninsula

Masked armed men, suspected to be Islamic militants, kidnapped two Coptic Christians in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula in two separate incidents, and clashes between Egyptian... Read more »

June 16, 2014


Egypt el-Sissi apologizes to sexual attack victim

Bearing red flowers, Egypt's newly sworn-in president on Wednesday apologized in person to a woman who was sexually assaulted by a mob during weekend celebrations... Read more »

June 11, 2014

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Egypt's el-Sissi weighs in on sexual harassment

Egypt's new president on Tuesday weighed in on one of the nation's most troubling social ills, ordering his interior minister to do whatever it takes to combat sexual... Read more »

June 10, 2014


Egypt arrests 7 for sexual assault in Tahrir

Egyptian police on Monday arrested seven men for sexually assaulting a 19-year-old student during celebrations marking the inauguration of the country's new president... Read more »

June 9, 2014


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