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Abbas Calls Arab League Meeting About Peace Talks

Meeting set for December 21 as Abbas plans to brief Arab foreign ministers on floundering 'peace talks' with Israel.Ari Yashar, 12/12/2013, 4:54 PM

Car Bomb Defused Near Egypt's Capital

Egyptian forces defuse a bomb placed in a car and primed to explode on a roadside near the capital Cairo.Elad Benari, 12/3/2013, 3:45 AM

Egypt to Hold Referendum on New Constitution

Egypt announces referendum on an amended constitution as protesters take to the streets in defiance of new law.Elad Benari, 11/27/2013, 3:13 AM

Egypt: Two Dead in Clashes at Cairo University

Two people killed in clashes between Egypt’s security forces and hundreds of students at the Al-Azhar University in Cairo.Elad Benari, 11/21/2013, 5:44 AM

Senior Security Officer Shot Dead in Cairo

An officer who was in charge of monitoring Islamist groups shot dead by masked gunmen in Cairo.Elad Benari, 11/18/2013, 4:16 AM

Kerry: US Aid Cutoff Not a 'Punishment' for Egypt

The US was not trying to 'punish' Cairo by freezing aid, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said in Cairo SundayDavid Lev, 11/3/2013, 3:34 PM

Egypt: Police Storm University to Confront Protesters

Egyptian police entered the Al-Azhar University in Cairo to confront Islamist protesters, following a request from its administration.Elad Benari, 10/31/2013, 2:14 AM

Egypt: 3 Dead as Gunmen Fire on Coptic Christian Wedding

Three people die as gunmen on motorcycles open fire on a wedding party outside a Coptic Christian church in Cairo.Elad Benari, 10/21/2013, 3:45 AM

Brotherhood Supporters Protest at Egypt's Universities

Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood protest against the military at universities in Egypt.Elad Benari, 10/9/2013, 4:45 AM

Egypt's Brotherhood Challenges Verdict That Seized Group Funds

Muslim Brotherhood tries to appeal a court verdict which seized group funds. Brotherhood says it was issued by an "incompetent court."Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/8/2013, 12:45 AM

Death Toll in Egypt's Bloody Sunday Stands at 51

51 people were killed and more than 246 wounded as Egyptian security forces clashed with Morsi supporters.Elad Benari, 10/7/2013, 3:14 AM

34 Killed in Cairo Clashes

Supporters of anti-military coalition were stopped by force as they headed for Tahrir Square.Gil Ronen, 10/6/2013, 8:13 PM

Egypt Releases 2 Canadians Detained Amid Cairo Clashes

Egypt's military-backed authorities have released two Canadians held without charge for seven weeks, the Canadian government says.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/6/2013, 1:00 PM

Egypt: At Least 5 Dead in Cairo Clashes

At least five people killed in Cairo as thousands of supporters of ousted President Morsi clash with security forces.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2013, 8:40 PM

Morsi Supporters Demonstrate in Tahrir Square

Anti-military protesters demonstrate in Cairo's Tahrir Square for the first time since President Mohammed Morsi was removed from office.Elad Benari, 10/2/2013, 3:13 AM

Cairo: More than 30 Killed in Attempted Islamist Jailbreak

At least 36 Islamist prisoners were killed when gunmen ambushed trucks transferring detainees to a north Cairo prison.Elad Benari, 8/19/2013, 3:45 AM

British Tourists Warned: 'Stay in Hotels in Egyptian Resort'

In wake of Friday's "Day of Rage" in Egypt, tourists were warned to take cover in their Hotels and to stay away from violent clashes.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/16/2013, 2:44 PM

Bloody Wednesday: Official Death Toll Tops 500

BBC reporter saw at least 140 bodies wrapped in shrouds at the Eman mosque. Real toll could be in thousands.Arutz Sheva, 8/15/2013, 4:29 PM

One Dead in Clashes in Cairo

One person killed in clashes in Cairo. Muslim Brotherhood claims police officers fired at their march.Elad Benari, 8/14/2013, 5:44 AM

Gunman Kills 10-year-old Christian Girl in Egypt

Jessica Boulous was shot and instantly killed in Cairo. Her uncles says violence against Christians “seems to be normal” in Egypt now.Kochava Rozenbaum , 8/13/2013, 11:08 PM

Egyptian Police Break up Violent Clashes

Violent clashes break out between supporters, opponents of ousted Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi.Kochava Rozenbaum, Ari Soffer, 8/13/2013, 5:19 PM

Egyptian Protesters Braced for Further Clashes

As of yet, the army's promised crackdown has not materialized, but protesters aren't taking any chances.Ari Soffer, 8/12/2013, 2:08 PM

Egypt May Start Taking Action Against Morsi Supporters

Security forces are expected to start taking action against supporters of ousted President Morsi who are staging sit-ins.Elad Benari, 8/12/2013, 6:15 AM

Egypt's President: No Concessions to Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt's interim president says that talks to end the crisis in the country have failed. Announcement may set the stage for more clashes.Elad Benari, 8/8/2013, 5:45 AM

Five Dead in Clashes During Egypt Protests

Five people were killed in clashes between supporters and opponents of Egypt's ousted president in Alexandria.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/26/2013, 11:25 PM

Egypt Braces for Mass Demonstrations, as Army Ups Stakes

Egyptians are bracing for mass rallies Friday by supporters and opponents of former President Morsi over who has a mandate to rule.Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2013, 3:53 PM

Four People Killed in Ongoing Egypt Clashes

Four people were killed in clashes between supporters and opponents of ousted Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi.Elad Benari, 7/23/2013, 5:15 AM

Egyptian Army Blocks Pro-Morsi Protesters

The Egyptian army blocked streets leading to the Republican Guard House in Cairo to stop Morsi's supporters from reaching the building.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/20/2013, 12:41 AM

Cairo: Police Use Tear Gas on Morsi Supporters

22 injured in clashes in Cairo's downtown between police forces and supporters of former president Mohammed Morsi.Elad Benari, 7/16/2013, 5:15 AM

US Officials Return to Middle East

US officials return to the region for another round of shuttle diplomacy. Secy of State John Kerry is expected in Israel Tuesday night.Chana Ya'ar, 7/16/2013, 1:45 AM

Ten Dead in Clashes Across Egypt

10 dead and 210 wounded in clashes across Egypt, involving opponents and supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/5/2013, 11:16 PM

Egypt's New Interim President Mansour Sworn Into Office

Chief Justice Adly el-Mansour was officially sworn into office Thursday as the new transitional President of Egypt.Chana Ya'ar, 7/4/2013, 1:30 PM

Cairo: Muslim Brotherhood HQ Stormed

Building was set on fire. People were seen leaving it with fire bombs, helmets, flak jackets, furniture and televisions.Gil Ronen, 7/1/2013, 3:02 PM

Egyptians Brace for Sunday's 'Rage'

Egyptians are bracing for what is developing into another revolution, this time to depose a democratically elected Islamist president.Chana Ya'ar, 6/30/2013, 10:28 AM

American Killed in Clashes in Egypt

Two people, including one American, were killed in clashes between supporters and opponents of President Mohammed Morsi in Alexandria.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/28/2013, 11:23 PM

NY-Bound Flight Makes Forced Landing Following Threat

A plane from Cairo bound for New York made an emergency landing in Scotland after a passenger discovered threatening letter onboard aircraftRina Tzvi , 6/16/2013, 11:02 AM

Egypt Sentences Employees of Foreign NGOs to Jail

Cairo court sentences 43 Egyptian and foreign employees of several NGOs to jail sentences. Kerry condemns.Elad Benari, 6/5/2013, 5:45 AM

High-Tech Solution to Judaism's 'Mystery of the Century'

Mega-computer enlisted to unlock 1,000 year-old texts to study key developments in Judaism and relations with other nations and religions.Yoni Kempinski, 5/28/2013, 2:44 AM

Egyptian Islamists Protest Against Israel

Dozens of Islamist protesters gather at the Al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo, hold an anti-Israel demonstration.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/10/2013, 9:22 PM

Egypt: 39 Hurt in Clashes Between Islamists and Opposition

At least 39 hurt after opposition activists march on thousands of Islamists rallying outside the Supreme Court in Cairo.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/20/2013, 12:29 AM

Leader of Egyptian Jewish Community Brought to Rest

More than a hundred mourners came to pay their last respects to Carmen Weinstein, who died this week at 84.Elad Benari, 4/19/2013, 2:13 AM

Egypt Keeping Gaza Peace with Israel

Egypt is largely responsible for helping to maintain the cease fire between Israel and Hamas terrorist-run Gaza, says a Mideast expert. Chana Ya'ar, 4/15/2013, 6:14 PM

Games in Cairo Court Over Former President Hosni Mubarak

A Cairo court ordered the release of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak -- and then reversed itself on other charges and re-jailed him.Chana Ya'ar, 4/15/2013, 5:01 PM

Egypt Suspends Tourist Flights from Iran

Just a week after Cairo resumed tourist flights from Tehran after more than 30 years, Egypt has already suspended them until June.Chana Ya'ar, 4/8/2013, 6:34 PM

Egypt: One Killed in Clashes Between Muslims and Copts

One killed in clashes at Cairo's Coptic cathedral, after funeral prayers for four Christians during which Copts chanted against Morsi.Elad Benari, 4/8/2013, 4:12 AM

Haniyeh in Cairo to Bemoan 'Israeli Truce Violations'

Hamas leader Ismail Haniya traveled to Cairo on Saturday to discuss "Israeli violations" of truce following Operation Pillar of Defense. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/31/2013, 6:10 AM

Opposition, Islamists Clash in Cairo

Opposition protesters clash with Islamists near Muslim Brotherhood headquarters in Cairo, after activists march to the building.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/22/2013, 10:29 PM

Hamas Ready to Implement Reconciliation 'Word for Word'

Hamas says it is eager to sign a reconciliation deal with rival faction Fatah.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/18/2013, 9:34 PM

Egyptians Rally, Call on Army to Assume Power

Hundreds of Egyptians demonstrated in Cairo to press for the army to assume power in a country plagued by unrest and instability.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/15/2013, 10:41 PM

Egypt: Verdict Over Soccer Violence Re-fuels Unrest

A court verdict over deadly soccer violence sparks fresh unrest in Egypt, with two people killed., 3/10/2013, 4:17 AM

Egypt's 'Eye Sniper' Sentenced to Three Years

Egyptian police officer nicknamed the "eye sniper" was sentenced to three years in prison for involvement in deadly Cairo clashes.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/5/2013, 3:33 PM

Kerry in Egypt to Press for Political Consensus

Kerry in Cairo plans to underline the need for a political consensus to overcome Egypt's crippling economic crisis., 3/2/2013, 8:41 PM

Cairo: Protesters Block Doors to Administrative Building

Protesters block the doors to Cairo's main administrative building as part of a growing campaign against President Mohammed Morsi.Elad Benari, 2/25/2013, 2:14 AM

Traditional Belly Dance TV Banned by Egyptian Court

The Islamization of Egypt continues, with the nation’s court ordering a TV channel off the air that broadcasts belly dance clips. Chana Ya'ar, 2/17/2013, 3:27 PM

Egypt to Arm Policemen in Wake of Cop Protests

Egypt will arm low ranking policemen with pistols, after they held protests demanding weapons and better work conditions.Elad Benari, 2/17/2013, 2:26 AM

Israeli Security Delegation Arrives for Talks in Cairo

A four-man Israeli security delegation arrived in Cairo, according to Arabic media sources.Elad Benari, 2/15/2013, 4:45 AM

Cambridge and Oxford Set Sights on Jewish Genizah

Cambridge and Oxford universities announced they will be conducting a fund-raising effort aimed at purchasing the Lewis-Gibson Genizah.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/12/2013, 2:42 PM