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50 min ago | Free Republic

Kerry humiliated in Egypt

Kerry flew to Tel Aviv from Cairo, where he met Tuesday with Egypt's president and other high-level officials.

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2 hrs ago | NWCN.com

15 dead as Israeli fire hits U.N. facility in Gaza

A Palestinian man grieves over the death of relatives at the morgue of the Kamal Adwan hospital in Beit Lahiya on Thursday, July 24, 2014, after a UN school in the northern Beit Hanun district of the Gaza Strip was hit by an Israeli shell.

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4 hrs ago | Patch.com

Old Dominion Boat Club Members Ratify City Agreement to Move, Build New Clubhouse

It's been years in the making but the Old Dominion Boat Club notified the City this week that its members have now ratified property exchange and settlement agreements with the City that will allow the club to construct a new clubhouse and parking lot one block south of their current locations, according to a news release from the city.

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8 hrs ago | New Vision

The Origins of War

By Gwynne Dyer The 59 skeletons were found in 1964, lying together in a gravesite beside the Nile near what is now the Egyptian-Sudanese border.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

Canadian-Egyptian journalist, Al-Jazeera colleagues did the 'devil's' job:judge

An Egyptian judge released his reasoning for harsh sentences issued against three Al-Jazeera journalists, including an Egyptian-Canadian, saying they were brought together "by the devil" to destabilize the country.

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McClatchy

Egypt's anti-Muslim Brotherhood stance makes it odd choice as cease-fire broker

Azza Sami, a writer for the government-owned al Ahram newspaper, took to Twitter to thank Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for his campaign in Gaza.

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Egypt Today

Do I Look Muslim Enough to You?

It's not surprising that many Westerners who choose to convert to Islam decide to move to an Islamic country.

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National Review Online

Egyptians Search Kerry Before Allowing Him to Meet Sisi

I learned during the Blind Sheikh case many years ago that Egyptians are not always masters of subtlety in, quite effectively, getting their points across.

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The Star Online

Sisi's bold start on economic reforms buys Egypt some time

Egypt's new president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has made a head start on tackling the country's economic problems, managing to introduce long-awaited subsidy reform without stirring popular unrest.

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Hindustan Times

US man claims Africa land makes daughter a princess

Fathers often see their daughters as royalty. But a few months ago, when Emily Heaton said she wanted to be a princess, her father Jeremiah quickly found her a kingdom.

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AME Info

GMC Hospital to provide special discounted delivery packages as Ramadan offer

Based: Doha, Qatar Salary : Monthly QAR 35,000 to QAR 40,000 Working Days: 5 & half day a Week Company Industry: Construction Responsibilities: - Manage the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, upgrade, and support of all current IT systems - Communicate regularly with executive management and all users of information services and ... (more)

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Korean News

Greetings to Egyptian President

Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the DPRK Supreme People's Assembly, Tuesday sent a message of greeting to Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, president of the Arab Republic of Egypt, on the occasion of the 62nd anniversary of the July 23 revolution, the auspicious holiday of the Egyptian people.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Egypt court says 'devil guided' Peter Greste

Cairo: The Egyptian court that jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste and two other Al-Jazeera journalists for alleged ties with Islamists says "the devil guided" the group to spread false news defaming the country.

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The Times of Israel

Worse may yet lie ahead

Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel.

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State Department

Public Schedule: July 22 - Tuesday

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Cairo, Egypt. He is accompanied by Acting Special Envoy for Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations Frank Lowenstein, NSC Senior Director for the Middle East and North Africa Prem Kumar, Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS, and Spokesperson Jen Psaki.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Israel to finish Gaza tunnels assault before truce: Livni

Israel will not halt its fire in Gaza until it finishes an operation aimed at destroying tunnels used by militants for cross-border attacks, a senior minister said on Tuesday.

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Red Deer Advocate

The origins of war

The 59 skeletons were found in 1964, lying together in a gravesite beside the Nile near what is now the Egyptian-Sudanese border.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Gaza crisis: Kerry rushes to Cairo, but does he have a strategy?

Secretary of State John Kerry speaks to reporters as he meets with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon in Cairo, Monday, July 21, 2014.

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Egypt Today

Ramadan Around Egypt

Ramadan in Cairo has a magical atmosphere, with the murmur of late-night prayers, strings of colorful lights decorating houses and mosques, children carrying exquisite candle-lit fawanees and, of course, trays upon trays of yummy Oriental sweets.

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Foreign Policy

The Last Great Myth About Egypt

Cairo has never been a mediator between Israel and Palestine -- and today's regime actually benefits from the Gaza invasion.

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