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Behind the lines: Hamas desperately seeking relevance [Israel]

Hamas is not an isolated player. It is part of a Muslim Brotherhood regional alliance bankrolled by the Emirate of Qatar.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Muslim Brotherhood, Africa, Palestinian Territories, Mohamed Morsi

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hispanic Business

World Bank -U.S. $500 Million Loan to Connect 1.5 Million Households in Egypt to Natural Gas

About 52 percent of the neighborhoods targeted by the project have poverty rates higher than .


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The Daily Star

Gunmen kill two senior officers in Sinai Peninsula

ARISH, Egypt: Gunmen shot and killed two senior Egyptian officers in the country's volatile Sinai Peninsula where the military has been trying to quell a spreading insurgency by Islamic militants, a security official said Friday.


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WUSA-TV Washington

MISSING: 85-year-old man from Alexandria

The Fairfax County Police Department helicopter is headed to Alexandria to help find a missing 85-year-old man with MISSING: 85-year-old man from Alexandria ALEXANDRIA, Va.


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Weather History: July 25: Record temps, storms, tropics, fog, wind & tornadoes

In the desert southwest, the average high temperature at Yuma, AZ in July reaches to nearly 108A and Death Valley California's average high temperature in July is an unbearable 116A .


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

State Department

Public Schedule: July 24 - Thursday

DEPARTMENT OF STATE PUBLIC SCHEDULE JULY 24, 2014 SECRETARY JOHN KERRY Secretary Kerry is on travel to Cairo, Egypt.


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In Gaza war, Egypt taking hard line over border

The militant group that rules Gaza is demanding Egypt open its border with the tiny, blockaded strip of territory.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Israel, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Mohamed Morsi

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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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.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Africa

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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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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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.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Muslim Brotherhood, Israel, Middle East, Twitter

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.


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak

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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