Against IS, airstrikes may not suffice calling for patience and time to train Iraqis. Perhaps in the long run, a new pan-Arab strike force being promoted by Egypt might be the answer.As unhappiness mounts with the coalition performance, here are some issues to consider:YEMENAnother...
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US, Swiss target top soccer officials in corruption probe

...South Africa to host the 2010 World Cup. With the backing of Nelson Mandela, South Africa beat rival bids from Morocco and Egypt to host that tournament.The Swiss prosecutors' office said the U.S. probe was separate from its investigation but that...
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Iran warships head to Yemen

...S. or other navies in the area - including Saudi Arabia and Egypt - will block or try to inspect the cargo ship before it gets...the ship to Djibouti. If that doesn't work, Saudi Arabia, Egypt or other allies could interdict the ship and inspect the cargo...
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IS group releases audio message purportedly from leader

...because "when the hands of the mujahideen get you no repentance will be accepted."He praised fighters who joined the group in Egypt, Libya, Yemen, Algeria and Tunisia. He welcomed pledges of allegiance from Islamic State supporters in Yemen, Afghanistan...
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Hamas tightens grip on Gaza as reconstruction delays continue

...control in Gaza, including at border crossings, Israel and Egypt might have been more likely to ease their blockade of the territory...internationally as a terrorist group and strapped financially after Egypt's dismantling of profitable Gaza smuggling tunnels - of the...
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World Cup 3v3 soccer champions

...Marc Manlulu and Jackson Norberg.Teams: AUSTRALIA - Brianna Jokerst, Mitchell McDonald, Rayna Paguio and Kaelin Quigley; EGYPT - Kanon Goetz, Cooper Kriegmont, Clem Taylor-Roth and Keana Villanueva; PARAGUAY - Michaela Bentley, Will Hoover, Logan...
Today in sports history for Sunday, Feb. 1 with the New York Giants.1914 - The Chicago White Sox and New York Giants play an exhibition game to promote baseball in Egypt. The game ends in a 3-3 tie.1956 - Hayes Alan Jenkins leads the United States in a sweep of Olympic men's figure skating...
Egypt troops move against one Islamist stronghold

KERDASA, Egypt - Egyptian security forces backed by combat...western outskirts, which are home to some of Egypt's well-known families with a history...control after the coup - Dalga, in southern Egypt.On Thursday, they turned to Kerdasa...
A testimony which cries out

...Libya in search of work to support their poverty-stricken families in Egypt - called on Christ as they were put to death by their persecutors. The Coptic Orthodox Church of Egypt has declared these 20 Christian men and their companion, (a young...

...Seder (the dinner of traditional foods that marks the beginning of the holiday and where the story of the Jews' exodus from Egypt is told in graphic detail) four questions are asked of the participants. The questions are asked by the youngest child. Having...


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