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Russian ban on flights to Egypt will last months

...Soviet satellite states like Ukraine, made up a crucial 45 percent of all tourist arrivals in June, according to Egyptian government statistics.Within hours of the Metrojet crash, a faction of the Islamic State militant group claimed to have...
Nation and World
Russian jet broke up at high altitude

...square miles to find bodies and pieces of the jet.By midday, 163 bodies had been recovered, according to the Egyptian government. Some of the dead were expected to be flown to Russia later Sunday.In St. Petersburg, hundreds of mourners...
Nation and World
Egypt unveils canal extension with pomp-filled ceremony

...Croatian hostage kidnapped in Cairo last month - a grim reminder of the threat posed by Islamic militants battling the Egyptian government.Tight security was in place at an elaborate ceremony held in the canal city of Ismailia and attended by foreign...
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Croatia: Two groups involved in Egypt abduction

...participating in the war against the Islamic State."It said the killing came after a deadline passed for "the renegade Egyptian government" to meet his captors' demands to free jailed women.___Associated Press Writer Greg Keller in Paris contributed...
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Secret detentions of activists on rise in Egypt

...people missing since the turmoil in 2011 as likely enforced disappearances and has sought an explanation from the Egyptian government.During Mubarak's 29-year rule, security agencies could hold detainees for up to a month in undisclosed locations...
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Israeli consul general describes uncertainty surrounding events in Egypt

...of a comprehensive Middle East war became unthinkable pretty much," he said. He said that, at present, the Egyptian government is a military deterrent government and are respecting the peace treaty. He said the treaty is not expected to...
Search to Resume for EgyptAir Debris

...investigation to the FBI, which would be the lead agency in the case of a criminal act. But after protests from the Egyptian government, the safety board has remained in control of the probe although the FBI is still involved. Some debris recovered...
Con: Is the Muslim Brotherhood a threat to democracy in Egypt?

...sure, the Brotherhood is likely to push the new Egyptian government to extend more active support for the Palestinians...ongoing confrontation with Israel. But the new Egyptian government is likely to take that approach in any event...
Pro: Is the Muslim Brotherhood a threat to democracy in Egypt?

...Brotherhood "...will send fighters to join the resistance in Iraq and Palestine," if permitted to do so by the Egyptian government.Now, the Muslim Brotherhood is closer than ever to taking over Egypt's government and the power to grant itself...
A proud moment in Egypt's history relations between Egypt and the United States is a good relationship between our government and a democratic Egyptian government supported by the people. The popular revolt we are witnessing is largely the work of the young. More than half...


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