Russian ban on flights to Egypt will last months

...thousands of Russian tourists hastily leave Egypt's economically vital seaside resorts...week suspended all passenger flights to Egypt in the wake of the Oct. 31 airliner crash...necessary because of concerns about security at Egypt's airports.Russian officials say they...
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Russia, Egypt dismiss bomb theory

...apart high above the Sinai, Russia and Egypt on Thursday dismissed Western suggestions...its suspicions about a bomb.Russia and Egypt insist the investigation into the crash...militants who have promised retaliation.Egypt stands to lose millions of dollars from...
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Voters' apathy influences Egypt's legislative election

...characterized elections held Sunday for Egypt's first legislature in more than three...elected to office himself a year later.Egypt's last parliament, elected less than...the most densely populated districts in Egypt."Even if a candidate has a platform...
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At Egypt resort, 'Russian season' year round

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt - "Davai! Spasibo!" cry the restaurant touts along the main strip in Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh resort, a mecca of...shouting "Putin!" at people walking by.As Egypt's tourism sector slowly recovers from years...
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Journalist says Canada PM abandoned him during Egypt ordeal

...spent much of last two years jailed in Egypt said Tuesday that he felt "betrayed and...government official said Harper spoke with Egypt's president earlier this year and sent...he was not aware that Harper had called Egypt's president and suggested it only came...
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Experts dismiss Carson's belief pyramids used to store grain

MIAMI - Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson on Thursday stood by his belief that Egypt's great pyramids were built by the biblical figure Joseph to store grain, an assertion dismissed by experts who say it's accepted...
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Putin vows to hunt down, punish those who bombed Russian jet

...crash of the Metrojet Airbus 321-200 in Egypt's Sinai Desert and killed all 224 people...following a Cabinet meeting there, Ismail said Egypt would "bear in mind" the Russian conclusion...investigation into the crash by experts from Egypt, Russia, France and Ireland had not concluded...
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Paris attacks signal move toward more global IS strategy

...Islamic State group claimed the downing of the Russian plane in Egypt and deadly suicide bombings in Lebanon and Turkey, the was responsible for bringing down a Russian jetliner over Egypt's Sinai region earlier this month, describing it as retaliation...
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French hunt 2nd fugitive

...those responsible for blowing up a Russian passenger plane over Egypt last month, killing 224 people, mostly Russian tourists...Kerry said the carnage in Paris, along with recent attacks in Egypt, Lebanon and Turkey, made it clear that more pressure must...
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Officials search for cause of plane crash

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt - A Russian passenger airliner crashed Saturday in a remote mountainous part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula 23 minutes after taking...investigators were expected to arrive in Egypt on Sunday.Natalya Trukhacheva, identified...
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