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  1. Egyptians bear down under worst inflation in a decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Egyptians are bearing down under their worst inflation in a decade, cutting spending as much as possible as prices surge on basic food items, transport, housing, and even some essential medicines. Inflation reached almost 30 percent in January, up five percent over the previous month, driven by the floatation of the Egyptian pound and slashing of fuel subsidies enacted by President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi in November.

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  2. Why it is so difficult to hold kleptocrats accountableRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Economist

    CORRUPTION is never far from the front page. In recent weeks, thousands of Romanians protested against plans to decriminalise low-level graft, and Rolls-Royce was hit with a A 671m penalty for alleged bribery.

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  3. Egypt's currency devaluation a success, but investment will take time: SawirisRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    A member of Egypt's richest family, Sawiris is chairman of Orascom Development Holding, which operates tourist resorts and real estate projects in Egypt and Europe. Egypt's decision to float its currency can already be declared a success, but it will take time for investment flows to return and revive its battered economy, the Egyptian construction tycoon Samih Sawiris said.

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  4. Body of Egypt's 'blind sheikh' arrives in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Jama'a al-Islamiya group said Tuesday that the body of its spiritual leader Omar Abdel-Rahman, known as the Blind Sheikh, who died in a United States prison on Saturday, is to arrive Cairo on Thursday. The deceased's family received the deceased's casket at Cairo International Airport Wednesday morning, in preparation for a funeral at his birthplace in Daqahliya governorate the same day.

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  5. Blind sheikh buried in Egypt after dying in US jail24 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | India.com

    Hundreds of mourners gathered today in Cairo for the funeral of Omar Abdel Rahman, the blind sheikh linked to the 1993 World Trade Center bombing who died in a US jail. The Egyptian-born sheikh died of natural causes Saturday at the age of 78 at a federal medical centre in North Carolina, where he was serving a life sentence on several terrorism-related charges.

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  6. Relatives and friends of Sheik Omar Abdel-Rahman, who was convicted...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Washington Times

    Thousands of Egyptians attended to funeral of convicted terrorist Omar Abdel-Rahman on Wednesday while chanting "We will meet in heaven!" The body of "the blind sheik" received a hero's sendoff in Gamalia on Wednesday, despite being found guilty in October 1995 of 48 of 50 charges relating to a plot to kill Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, a New York state legislator and a New York State Supreme Court justice. The 78-year-old died in a North Carolina federal prison on Feb. 18. Chants of "We will meet in heaven!" and "We will defend you with blood and soul, Islam!" and "God is great!" rang out prior to the arrival of the body, Reuters reported Wednesday.

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  7. Egypt activist out of prison but still only half freeRead the original story

    Wednesday | KDWN

    It's that time of day - just before 6 p.m. to be exact - when Ahmed Maher must leave his family and spend the night in a tiny room in the local police station. It's a grim routine that will likely define the life of the iconic "revolutionary" for the next three years.

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  8. Muslim Brotherhood, Mainstream In Many Countries, May Be Listed As Terror GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News 88.9 KNPR

    It's a chilly mid-morning in a clinic in the working class neighborhood of Sweileh in Amman, Jordan. Children wearing winter coats donated by charity organizations sit on plastic chairs, waiting to see doctors and dentists.

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  9. .com | Egypt activist out of prison but still only half freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News24

    It's that time of day - just before 18:00 to be exact - when Ahmed Maher must leave his family and spend the night in a tiny room in the local police station. It's a grim routine that will likely define the life of the iconic "revolutionary" for the next three years.

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  10. World-Beating Currency May Be Too Much for Egypt's Own GoodRead the original story

    Tuesday | Bloomberg

    Nearly four months after a free float opened the floodgates for overseas funds and made the currency the world's best performer this year, the government got an unpleasant jolt. Foreign investors, who had been almost the  That coincided with warnings by Renaissance Capital and Standard Bank Group that the pound's rally may have gone too far.

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  11. Beyond the headlines of terrorism, Pakistan's economy is on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Washington Post

    Afshin Molavi is co-director of the Foreign Policy Institute of the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies. Shortly after Egypt's 2011 uprising ended with the fall of President Hosni Mubarak, prominent Egyptian investor Ahmed Heikal said: "If we get things right, we could be Turkey in 10 years.

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  12. Ten sentenced to death over Egypt football riotRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Egypt's top court has upheld death sentences for 10 men for their role in Egypt's worst violence at a football stadium, in which more than 70 fans were killed in February 2012. Many of the dead were crushed when Al Ahly fans tried to flee the Port Said stadium after a post-match pitch invasion by supporters of the local side al-Masry.

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  13. Coptic Christians flee an unwelcome Egypt, seek refuge in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | ABC News

    Military vehicles run over Coptic protesters , dismembering and mangling 27 people in the worst massacre of Christians in the country's history. During the 2011 protests that swept long-time Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak from power, Copts and Muslims stood side by side.

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  14. Egypt upholds death sentences over Port Said disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Daily Mail

    Egypt's highest appeals court has upheld the death sentences against 10 people convicted over a riot that killed over 70 fans in 2012, becoming one of the world's deadliest football disasters. The verdict by the Court of Cassation is final.

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  15. Egypt high court upholds death sentence of 10 in soccer riotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | 680News

    Egypt's highest appeals court on Monday upheld the death sentences against 10 people convicted over a soccer riot that killed over 70 fans in 2012, becoming one of the world's deadliest soccer disasters. The verdict by the Court of Cassation is final.

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  16. Egypt court upholds death sentences over football riotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  17. Blind cleric behind 1990s terror plots dies in US prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Bluffton Today

    Omar Abdel-Rahman, the so-called Blind Sheik convicted of plotting terror attacks in New York City in the decade before 9/11 and spiritual guide to a generation of Islamic militants, has died in a federal prison. He was 78. Abdel-Rahman, who had diabetes and coronary artery disease, died Saturday at the Federal Correction Complex in Butner, North Carolina, said its acting executive assistant, Kenneth McKoy.

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  18. The verdict from the Court of Cassation is final and cannot be appealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Times of Oman

    Egyptian family members of victims of the Port Said massacre react outside the Court of Cassation following the court's ruling in the case, in Cairo, on Monday, February 20, 2017. Photo - AFP Egyptian family members of victims of the Port Said massacre react outside the Court of Cassation following the court's ruling in the case, in Cairo, on Monday, February 20, 2017.

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  19. Egypt's top court upholds 10 death sentences over soccer violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: A shoe is seen inside the Port Said stadium one day after soccer supporters clashed February 2, 2012. Egypt's top court upheld death sentences for 10 men on Monday for their part in Egypt's worst violence at a soccer stadium, in which more than 70 fans were killed in February 2012.

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  20. a Blind Sheika guilty of 1990s terror plots dies in U.S. prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | O-R Online

    The so-called Blind Sheik, Omar Abdel-Rahman, who was convicted of plotting terror attacks in New York City in the decade before 9/11 died in a federal prison.

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