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Protests in Cairo surprise some from Juneau who lived there

The air above Cairo was a thick, pink haze of pollution last...sirocco of change has come to the streets of Cairo now as demonstrators demand President Hosni...former colleagues who were still teaching at Cairo American College and surviving day-to-day...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020611/loc_781591643.shtml
News
Cairo is not Tehran

...remake of Iran's Islamic revolution in Cairo. And on the surface, there are certainly...better chance of seeing a benign outcome in Cairo than Carter did in Tehran. Still, no...administration has sent clear messages to Cairo, without any apparent internal divisions...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020911/opi_782736733.shtml
Opinion
Union protests are America's Cairo moment

...The frustration and idealism that poured into the streets of Cairo in early February and eventually changed that nation are finding...outside the capitols just like the ones in Tahrir Square in Cairo are saying, "Enough!" Guess history can be made in the Midwest...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030411/opi_794319334.shtml
Opinion
Today in History

...raided the West Bank hideout of Islamic militants. Nobel Prize-winning writer Naguib Mahfouz was stabbed several times on a Cairo street; Muslim militants were blamed in the attack.Ten years ago: The Treasury Department announced that the federal deficit...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-14/today-history
Local
Egypt: Strong explosion rocks police station

CAIRO - A powerful explosion believed to be caused...headquarters in a Nile Delta city north of Cairo early Tuesday, killing at least 14 people...carnage to a new area and bringing it closer to Cairo. Previous violence that killed scores of...

http://juneauempire.com/maggie-michael/2013-12-27/egypt-strong-explosion-rocks-p
Israel withdraws most of its troops from Gaza

...under a war of attrition until a political solution is found."In Cairo, Egyptian and Palestinian negotiators held talks over a potential...Mohammed Daraghmeh in Ramallah, West Bank, and Maggie Michael in Cairo contributed reporting.

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-08-04/israel-withdraws-most-its-troops-gaza
Not For Web
Empire Editorial: Senators promise more foreign workers for Alaska

...need to encourage permanent immigration, not temporary, seasonal work.We don't care if a worker comes from Cairo, Illinois or Cairo, Egypt - if he or she stays in Alaska, his or her wages stay in the state, too. That means a stronger state...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-06-27/empire-editorial-senators-promise-mor
Opinion
In 'Magic in the Moonlight,' Allen reprises favorite themes

...mortal realm.As to Allen, the filmmaker has done froth far better and funnier. "Midnight in Paris" and "The Purple Rose of Cairo" come to mind. The seances are great fun, and the cast is charmingly eclectic. But as to whether "Moonlight" is magical...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-11/magic-moonlight-allen-reprises-favorite-t
Art
Today in History

...cherry pie."In 1980, on day 267 of the Iranian hostage crisis, the deposed Shah of Iran died at a military hospital outside Cairo, Egypt, at age 60.In 1984, actor James Mason, 75, died in Lausanne, Switzerland.In 1996, terror struck the Atlanta...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-27
Local
Syrian rebels kill 10 troops, capture others in Lebanon

...the capital frequently fire mortars at Damascus, seat of Assad's power.___Associated Press writers Maamoun Youssef in Cairo and Albert Aji in Damascus contributed to this report.___Follow Diaa Hadid on Twitter at www.twitter.com/diaahadid...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-08-04/syrian-rebels-kill-10-troops-capture-
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