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Kerry Tries to Clarify Comments on Egypt

Kerry attempts to explain what he meant when he said that the Egyptian army intervened to "save democracy."Elad Benari, Canada, 8/3/2013, 12:15 AM

Kerry: The Egyptian Army 'Saved Democracy'

U.S. Secretary of State says that the Egyptian army, which deposed Morsi, intervened at the request of millions to protect democracy.Elad Benari, 8/2/2013, 5:45 AM

Egyptian Government Takes Off the Gloves

The Egyptian government announces that it plans to act decisively against protesting "terrorists".Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 8/1/2013, 1:15 AM

Obama Sending McCain and Graham to Egypt

Senators Lindsey Graham and John McCain say they're traveling to Egypt at Obama's request.Elad Benari, 7/31/2013, 5:42 AM

White House Condemns Egypt Violence, Won't Suspend Aid

The White House condemned the bloodshed and violence in Egypt, but took no steps to suspend military assistance to the country.Elad Benari, 7/30/2013, 5:12 AM

Egypt Issues Warning to Morsi's Supporters

Egypt warns supporters of ousted president: there will be “decisive and firm” action if you overstep your rights.Elad Benari, 7/29/2013, 4:12 AM

Kerry Deeply Concerned About Egypt Violence

U.S. Secretary of State expresses “deep concern” over bloodshed and violence in Egypt, after weekend clashes result in many deaths.Elad Benari, 7/28/2013, 6:30 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

Egyptian Army Gives Brotherhood a 48 Hour Ultimatum

The Egyptian army gives the Muslim Brotherhood until Saturday to sign up for political reconciliation.Elad Benari, 7/26/2013, 5:46 AM

Obama Won't Define Egypt Situation as a 'Coup'

U.S. does not plan on defining the overthrow of Egypt’s government as a coup, which would require cutting off of aid.Elad Benari, 7/26/2013, 5:15 AM

Egypt: Arrest Warrants Against Muslim Brotherhood Leaders

Egypt's prosecutor issues arrest warrants for nine Muslim Brotherhood officials, including leader Mohammed Badie.Elad Benari, 7/25/2013, 4:42 AM

U.S. Delays Delivery of F-16s to Egypt

The U.S. is delaying the planned delivery of four F-16 fighter jets to Egypt because of the situation in the country, says the Pentagon.Elad Benari, 7/25/2013, 3:12 AM

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

Britain Blocks Exports to Egyptian Army

Britain revokes export licenses for equipment used by Egypt's military and police, saying it could be used against protesters.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/20/2013, 1:54 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

Egypt's Interim President Vows to Protect the Country

Egypt’s interim president, Adly Mansour, vows to protect the country from those who “want to drive Egypt to chaos.”Elad Benari, 7/19/2013, 4:15 AM

New Egyptian Cabinet Sworn-In

The first Egyptian Cabinet since the overthrow of president Mohammed Morsi sworn in, Brotherhood rejects it.Elad Benari, 7/17/2013, 5:47 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

Egypt Freezes Assets of 14 Top Islamists

Nine Muslim Brotherhood leaders are among those whose assets have been frozen as part of an investigation against Islamists.Elad Benari, 7/15/2013, 5:45 AM

McCain and Graham: Cut Off Aid to Egypt

“Not all coups are created equal, but a coup is still a coup," write Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham.Elad Benari, 7/15/2013, 4:45 AM

Former Ambassador Named as Egypt’s Foreign Minister

The man appointed to be Egypt’s new foreign minister once served as the country’s ambassador to the United States.Chana Ya'ar, 7/14/2013, 1:43 PM

U.S. Navy Patrolling Near Egypt's Coast

Two U.S. Navy ships patrolling in the Middle East moved closer to Egypt's Red Sea coast in recent days, said the top Marine Corps general.Elad Benari, 7/12/2013, 6:46 AM

Obama Orders Review of U.S. Aid to Egypt

President Obama orders a review of U.S. assistance to Egypt's government, hours after officials say that Egypt will receive F-16s.Elad Benari, 7/11/2013, 4:42 AM

U.S. Going Ahead with Delivery of Fighter Jets to Egypt

The United States plans to go through with the delivery of F-16 fighter jets to Egypt despite Morsi's overthrow.Elad Benari, 7/11/2013, 3:16 AM

Egypt's New PM to Offer Islamists Cabinet Positions

The Muslim Brotherhood and the Islamist Al-Nour Party will be offered ministerial positions in the transitional government in Egypt.Elad Benari, 7/10/2013, 5:14 AM

Egypt Summons Turkish Ambassador

Egypt summoned Turkey’s ambassador to Cairo in protest against “Ankara’s interference in Egyptian affairs.”Elad Benari, 7/10/2013, 4:42 AM

Gunmen Attack in Sinai, Two Killed

Two people killed as gunmen attack a security checkpoint in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.Elad Benari, 7/10/2013, 3:44 AM

White House Cautious About Saying 'Coup' Happened in Egypt

White House spokesman says the U.S. needs to review what happened in Egypt, when asked if Obama sees the regime change as a coup.Elad Benari, 7/9/2013, 5:15 AM

Morsi Appointed PM Resigns

Egyptian Prime Minister Hisham Qandil, who was on his way out in any case, tenders resignation.Elad Benari, 7/9/2013, 4:12 AM

Egyptian Opposition Calls for Brotherhood to be Outlawed

Egyptian opposition group Tamarod calls for an outlaw of the Muslim Brotherhood after weapons are found in its Cairo headquarters.Elad Benari, 7/9/2013, 3:14 AM

Egypt's Interim President Sets Timetable for Elections

Egypt's constitution will be amended within five months, and parliamentary elections will be held two months after that.Elad Benari, 7/9/2013, 2:45 AM

Egyptian Soldier Killed in Latest Sinai Violence

Egyptian soldier killed by unidentified gunmen in the northern Sinai town of El-Arish.Elad Benari, 7/8/2013, 5:45 AM

Ziad Bahaa El-Din Offered to be Egypt's Next PM

After Salafists object to Mohamed ElBaradei, Egypt offers commercial lawyer Ziad Bahaa El-Din to become Prime Minister.Elad Benari, 7/8/2013, 4:15 AM

Iran Says Egypt Coup ‘Improper,' Russia Warns of ‘Civil War’

Iran calls overthrow of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi 'improper' and Russia is warning the country is on the brink of “civil war.”Chana Ya'ar, 7/7/2013, 2:56 PM

Egyptians Brace for More Violence, Challenge to New Rule

Egyptians on both sides of the fence brace for protests as supporters and opponents of ousted president Mohamed Morsi gather to rally..Chana Ya'ar, 7/7/2013, 10:22 AM

Obama on Egypt: We Don't Support One Party or Another

The United States is “not aligned” with any political party or group in Egypt, President Barack Obama clarifies.Elad Benari, 7/7/2013, 6:02 AM

Egyptian Presidency: ElBaradei is PM? Not Yet

Mohamed ElBaradei has not yet been chosen as Egypt’s interim prime minister, says spokesman.Elad Benari, 7/7/2013, 5:34 AM

Veteran Journalist: Morsi's Ouster Good for Israel

"Israel need not shed a tear over Morsi's ouster," says veteran journalist Dan Margalit.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/6/2013, 1:26 AM

Egypt's Interim President Dissolves Parliament

Adly el-Mansour, the interim Egyptian head of state, dissolves the Islamist parliament by decree.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/6/2013, 12:14 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

Erdogan Slams Egypt Coup

Turkey's prime minister condemns the military intervention that toppled Morsi as an enemy of democracy.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/5/2013, 10:37 PM

Sadat's Daughter: Thank You for Avenging my Father

Supporters of Mohammed Morsi plan their own mass rallies. ‘No to military coup.’Maayana Miskin, 7/5/2013, 9:13 AM

U.S. Cautious on Egypt, Calls for Quick Return to Democracy

U.S. national security team calls for a quick return of a democratically elected civilian government in Egypt.Elad Benari, 7/5/2013, 5:44 AM

Egypt's Foreign Minister: There Was No Military Coup

Egyptian FM Mohamed Kamel Amr tells John Kerry that the overthrow of President Mohammed Morsi was not a military coup.Elad Benari, 7/5/2013, 1:12 AM

Israel Closely, Quietly Monitoring Egyptian Developments

Israel is closely monitoring developments in Egypt and minding its diplomatic manners as a new regime begins to take form., 7/4/2013, 3:06 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

Turkey’s Ruling Party, Opposition Unite to Condemn Egypt Coup

In a rare show of unity, both Turkey's ruling AK Party and opposition Republican People's Party have condemned Egypt's coup d'etat.Chana Ya'ar, 7/4/2013, 12:59 PM

Terrorists Try to Take Advantage of Egyptian Coup Chaos

Arab terrorists are attempting to take advantage of the chaos that inevitably follows a coup d’etat. The Egyptian Army appears ready for it.Chana Ya'ar, 7/4/2013, 10:46 AM

Saudi Arabia Congratulates New Egyptian Ruler, West ‘Concerned’

Saudi Arabia’s king has already congratulated Egypt’s new head of state, while Western leaders express concern and call for “dialogue.”Chana Ya'ar, 7/4/2013, 9:36 AM

Egypt’s Supreme Court Head to Lead New Transitional Gov’t

The head of Egypt’s Supreme Constitutional Court is to lead the transitional government following the overthrow of President Mohamed Morsi.Chana Ya'ar, 7/4/2013, 8:31 AM

Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood Leaders Arrested, Army Moves In

Senior Muslim Brotherhood officials are placed under house arrest. The military is securing strategic facilities, Egyptian sources say.Chana Ya'ar, 7/3/2013, 11:18 AM

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