You are here:
Egypt
#

Egypt

Get Alerts

Wire

Aug 30, 2014

Ahmed Seif, Who Was Tortured in Egypt and Became Rights Defender, Dies at 63

Mr. Seif, a leading human rights lawyer, defended leftists, Islamists, atheists and gays...

Aug 26, 2014

Hamas and Israel Agree to Extended Gaza Cease-Fire

The long-term deal, proposed by Egypt, halts the longest, bloodiest battle either side has experienced in years, but without resolving many of the bigger issues underlying the conflict... #Gaza Strip #Hamas #Egypt #Israel

Aug 26, 2014

Egypt’s Orphans Struggle Long After Childhood Ends

The problem with Egypt's orphanages goes way beyond isolated cases of abuse, and extends to how society as a whole views "children of sin... #Gaza Strip #Hamas #Egypt #Israel

Aug 20, 2014

Open Source: Russia, Iran and Egypt Heckle U.S. About Tactics in Ferguson

Strident criticism of the action taken by the police in Ferguson, Mo., has come from authoritarian nations where the police are often venerated and dissent is scarcely tolerated... #Egypt #Iran #Russia #China

Aug 23, 2014

Israelis hit targets across Gaza, killing 8

With Egypt calling on Israel and Palestinian militants to agree to an open-ended cease-fire, Israeli forces pounded targets across the Gaza Strip on Saturday, one day after an Israeli child was killed by a mortar strike... #Israel #Egypt #Gaza Strip

Aug 26, 2014

Hamas and Israel Agree to Extended Gaza Cease-Fire

The long-term deal, proposed by Egypt, halts the longest, bloodiest battle either side has experienced in years, but without resolving many of the bigger issues underlying the conflict... #Gaza Strip #Hamas #Egypt #Israel

Aug 26, 2014

U.S. officials: Egypt, UAE behind airstrikes in Libya

Officials say the United States wasn't notified in advance of the attacks... #Egypt #Libya

Aug 25, 2014

Fearing spillover of Libya violence, neighbor states discuss efforts to disband its militias

Egypt's foreign minister has called for an international push to disband militias in neighboring Libya, where weeks of inter-militia fighting has wreaked havoc in the country... #Libya #Cairo

Aug 14, 2014

Egypt rallies mark crackdown's anniversary; 3 killed, scores arrested

For many Egyptians, Thursday marked the start of a searing anniversary... #Libya #Cairo