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Thursday Jul 3 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Egypt: violence marks anniversary of Morsi ouster

One of the bombs went off accidentally inside an apartment outside Cairo, killing two suspected militants who were handling the explosives, the Interior Ministry said.

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Thursday Jul 3 | National Public Radio

Egypt: Islamists Mark Anniversary Of Morsi Ouster

A series of demonstrations and small bombings marked the anniversary on Thursday of the ouster of Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi, and authorities responded by arresting nearly 200 people as part of their crackdown against Islamists.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Washington Post

2 dead in clan fighting in southern Egypt

An Egyptian security official says two people have been killed and their bodies burned in an attack by an Arab family on a rival Nubian clan, sparking fears of wider clashes.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

The Daily Beast

The Nile: Where Ancient and Modern MeetBy William O'Connor

Historian Toby Wilkinson may not see himself as a tour guide, but he makes good company as he takes us down the Nile and through that storied river's past.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, World News, Egypt,

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Egypt Today

Gradual Progress Against FGM

June 14 was National Anti-FGM Day in honor of 12-year-old Bodour Shaker, from Minya, who died on the same date in 2007 as a victim of this inhumane practice.

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Related Topix: Activism, World News, Egypt,

Mon Jun 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

World Bank commences social consultations on supporting Egypt

The WBG said in a statement Sunday that several consultations have taken place in and Aswan.

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Related Topix: Travel, Egypt Travel, Middle East Travel, World News, Egypt

Sat Jun 14, 2014

New York Post

How Cleopatra's Needle - a 3,500-year-old Egyptian obelisk - got to Central Park

It's 70 feet tall, 220 tons and the city's oldest artifact - but many New Yorkers don't know it exists.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Egypt, Long Island University,

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