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The Guardian: Sadat nephew and Sisi critic drops Egyptian presidential bid

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:43:19 GMT
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Mohamed Anwar al-Sadat says he doubts there will be genuine competition and indicates he may wait until 2022The nephew of the assassinated Egyptian president Anwar al-Sadat has dramatically announced he will not run in March's presidential election, blaming an environment of fear surrounding the vote. After releasing campaign materials over the weekend Mohamed Anwar al-Sadat called a press conference for Monday morning at which it was widely expected that he would announced his candidacy. Continue reading...

CNN Top Stories: Israel destroys mile-long Hamas tunnel

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 13:17:42 GMT
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The Israeli military said Sunday it destroyed a mile-long tunnel that stretched from Gaza under Israel and into Egypt.

BBC Africas: Bance future at Al Masry in doubt after third walk-out

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 15:30:54 GMT
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Burkina Faso's Aristide Bance looks set for a spell on the sidelines after his latest spat with Egyptian club Al Masry.

NYT: The Saturday Profile: Cairo's Lawsuit King Sues Actors, Belly Dancers, Even Puppet Shows

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 18:18:02 GMT
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Samir Sabry, 67, has filed more than 2,700 criminal complaints to enforce his brand of Egyptian public morality and influence politics.

The Guardian: Hard-won victories of Arab spring appear more fragile than ever

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 05:00:20 GMT
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As the protests in Tunisia show, the underlying economic and social grievances that sparked the original regional uprisings remainIn the cradle of the Arab spring, it's reckoning time again, when the hopes for the Tunisian revolution of seven years ago are measured against its gains. In Tunisia, and in other Arab states rocked by the insurgencies it sparked, hard-won victories appear more fragile than ever.In many cases the underlying issues that fired revolts first in Tunisia, then in Egypt, Libya, Bahrain, Yemen and Syria, remain unchanged. Sclerotic state structures that withered under sustained challenge from the street, and whose demise was seen as transformative, have clawed back losses by re-empowering the security forces that had shielded them for generations. Continue reading...

BBC World: Regeni Egypt murder: Cambridge tutor's data seized

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:41:25 GMT
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Cambridge University student Giulio Regeni was killed while researching union activists in Egypt.

NYT: Egypt Opens Criminal Inquiry Over New York Times Article

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 23:31:13 GMT
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The Western Wall and the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem. Egypt officially supports a future Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.

The Guardian: Giulio Regeni murder: investigators seize tutor's computer

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 22:36:27 GMT
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Italian magistrates also take phone and documents belonging to Cambridge academic who taught murdered studentItalian magistrates investigating the murder of Giulio Regeni, the doctoral student who was tortured and killed in Cairo two years ago, have seized the computer and mobile phone of his Cambridge University tutor.Italian magistrates have worked with their Egyptian counterparts to try to solve the crime, but have often expressed frustration over the slow pace of the investigation. Continue reading...

The Guardian: Christians in Egypt face unprecedented persecution, report says

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:00:48 GMT
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Charity blames overspill of terrorism from Syria and Iraq after 128 Christians were killed last yearChristians in Egypt are facing unprecedented levels of persecution, with attacks on churches and the kidnap of girls by Islamist extremists intent on forcing them to marry Muslims, a report says.In the past year, Egypt has moved up an annual league table of persecution of Christians compiled by the charity Open Doors. According to its World Watch List, North Korea is still the most dangerous country in the world in which to be a Christian, and Nepal has had the biggest increase in persecution. Continue reading...

BBC Africas: Zamalek's winless league streak against Al Ahly continues

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 09:13:23 GMT
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Zamalek's latest 3-0 loss to Al Ahly means it is now 3886 days since they last won an Egyptian league match against their arch-rivals.

BBC World: Egypt police detained after custody death triggers protests

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 18:23:51 GMT
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The family of Mohammed Abdul Hakim, 22, say he was tortured to death at a Cairo police station.

NYT: Egypt's Presidential Race Loses Popular Candidate

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 00:02:53 GMT
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Ahmed Shafik, center, at a business conference in Cairo in 2012.

BBC World: Egypt's ex-PM backs out of Sisi challenge

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 16:56:33 GMT
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Ex-Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq was arrested in the UAE after announcing plans to run for president.

BBC World: Orthodox Christmas marked in Russia and Egypt

Sat, 06 Jan 2018 23:26:01 GMT
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The presidents of Russia and Egypt joined worshippers at Orthodox Christmas Mass.

The Guardian: Egypt hot air balloon crash: four held over incident that injured Australians

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 02:19:39 GMT
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Balloon's pilot, airport's director and two officials from company that owned the balloon detained pending investigation Egyptian prosecutors have ordered the detention of four people over a hot air balloon crash that killed a South African tourist and wounded at least a dozen others, including a number of Australians.The balloon's pilot, the director of the airport from which it took off and two officials from the company that owns the balloon were detained for four days pending an investigation. Continue reading...

BBC Africas: Ehab Galal becomes 23rd Zamalek coach since April 2014

Sat, 06 Jan 2018 18:06:25 GMT
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Egyptian giants Zamalek appoint Ehab Galal as the team's new coach - the 23rd Zamalek coach since club president Mortada Mansour took charge in 2014.

NYT: Tapes Reveal Egyptian Leaders' Tacit Acceptance of Jerusalem Move

Sat, 06 Jan 2018 14:49:03 GMT
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Arab governments publicly condemned President Trump's statement on Jerusalem but criticism in state-owned and pro-government media across the Arab world was muted.

The Guardian: Australians among those involved in Egypt hot air balloon crash

Sat, 06 Jan 2018 01:27:16 GMT
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Tourist from South Africa reported dead in the accident and some others are being treated in hospitalSeveral Australians were among those involved in a hot air balloon crash that killed at least one person near the southern Egyptian city of Luxor, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said on Saturday.It was unable to confirm how many Australians were among the 20 tourists on board the balloon when it crashed near the ancient city on Friday, but said consular staff were providing assistance to "several" Australians. Continue reading...

BBC Africas: Internet confusion after Egypt footballer wins Africa award

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:52:52 GMT
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Egyptian footballer Mohamed Salah's win as African Player of the Year 2017 is dividing social media users.


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Informed Comment - Juan Cole
Juan Cole er professor i historie og leder for Global Americana Institute.
Han kommenterer hendelsene i Midt-Østen i sin blogg, som har blitt et vanningshull for newsjunkies over hele verden.

Alternet - Larisa Alexandrovna
Hun driver nyhetsstedet Raw Story og blogger på, og har et eget blogsted på Hun deltar også i debatten på Democratic Underground som lala_rawraw.
NYTT: at-Largely er nominert til Best Political Coverage i Blog Awards.

Bradblog - Brad Friedman
Brad Firedman blogger om valgfusk og overgrep mot borgerrettighetene i USA. En skarp og gravende blogger det er verdt å få med seg.

Eschaton (Atrios) - Duncan Bowen Black
Atrios er en av de mest kjente bloggerne 'over there', og har mer enn 100.000 daglige treff. Han er tidligere kommentator på Air America radio, og er tilknyttet Media Matters Institute siden 2005.

H2O Man - Patrick O'Waterman
H2O Man poster også på Democratic Underground.

Rigorous Intuition - Jeff Wells
Jeff Wells er av få som kan skrive intelligent om temaer som UFOs, HAARP og andre 'konspirasjonsteorier' uten å ha det konspiratoriske verdensbilde som utgangspunkt. Han graver uansett tema, og kommer med mange kloke betraktninger.
Han poster på DU under nick Minstrel Boy.

Wake Up Call
Krigsveteraner fra østkysten i USA driver denne bloggen, som inneholder tanker om krig og USAs rolle i verdenspolitikken. Flere av disse er med i den ambulerende fredskampanjen Eyes Wide Open.

Lukery blogger mest om Sibel Edmonds, og er en person i kretsen rundt henne. Bloggen er vel verdt å ta en kikk på.

Organized Rage
Organized Rage er en EU-relatert anglo-irsk blogg som skriver om livet fra arbeiderklassens perspektiv.

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