Egypt

July 23, 2000

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(MEBG) – BG International has announced the successful completion of the drilling of two appraisal wells in the Simian field, northeast of the Egyptian city of Alexandria.

July 22, 2000

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Egypt will receive a factual report on the investigation into last year's crash of an EgyptAir Boeing 767 in the second week of August, a transport mi

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The Djibouti government has again accused Egypt of carrying out "deplorable maneuvers" to hamper the success of the Somali peace talks by advising key

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Preparations are underway to convene a summit in Cairo between Syrian President Bashar Assad and Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, reported ArabicNews

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Jordanian Foreign Minister Abdel-Ilah Khatib was due in Alexandria Saturday for talks with his Egyptian counterpart Amr Moussa on obstacles facing the

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Rescue workers Friday evening ended their search for bodies in the wreckage of a clothing factory that caved in after a fire, with the confirmed death

July 21, 2000

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Rescue workers on Friday pulled another two dead from the wreckage of a clothing factory that caved in Alexandria Wednesday after a fire, bringing the

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Egyptian prosecutors have filed nine charges against the leaders of the Islamic-oriented opposition Labor party following student riots in May, report

July 20, 2000

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At least 16 people died, including the fire chief of Alexandria, after a clothing factory caught fire and collapsed, police said Thursday. Many others

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Journalists employed by a suspended Egyptian Islamist newspaper ended their hunger strike Thursday after the government accepted that they be paid the

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At least 13 people died, including five rescue workers, and many others were feared dead after a clothing factory caught fire and collapsed in Alexand

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Twelve people are known to have died and at least a dozen more were feared dead after a clothing factory caught fire and collapsed Wednesday in Alexan

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At least eight people were killed and 17 others injured when a clothing factory gutted by fire collapsed in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria, repo

July 18, 2000

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Five Arab foreign ministers will meet early September to discuss the details of establishing a regular Arab summit, Arab League chief Esmat Abdel-Megu

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A new Egyptian book about last year's EgyptAir crash suggests Flight 990 was brought down by a bomb, a missile or mechanical failure - anything but a