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  11/13/2013, Kislev 10, 5774

US. Welcomes End to Egyptian State of Emergency

The United States has welcomed the end of the Egyptian state of emergency that had been in force since August.

US. State Department Spokeswoman Jen Psaki commented, "We urge the (Egyptian) government to respect the rights of all Egyptians."

One month ago, the United States froze part of a $1.55 billion aid package to Cairo.