Egypt

July 5, 2000

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Egypt and Iran have a "strong desire" to improve their relations and there are no big hurdles to clear, a senior Iranian parliament official said Wedn

July 4, 2000

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Four more people have been arrested in connection with the case against an Egyptian-American human rights activist, bringing to 10 the number held in

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US embassy official visited a human rights activist Monday three days after the US-Egyptian citizen was detained on charges of harming Egypt's image,

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Egypt's state security court has sentenced 31 people, including three members of parliament from the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP), to jail sentences of up to 15 years for the parts they play

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<b>Date:</b> Jul 4 - 7 2000 <b>Location:</b> Cairo International Conference Center, Egypt <b>Coordination by:</b> OK Trust

July 3, 2000

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The Egyptian authorities arrested Monday four colleagues of an Egyptian-American human rights and democracy activist who was charged at the weekend wi

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Egypt's national airline EgyptAir will resume flights to Libya at the end of this month after an eight-year break, a company official said Sunday. The

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Two people from the Egyptian company that imported a radioactive object which fatally poisoned two people have been arrested and charged with manslaug

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Human rights organizations urged Egyptian authorities Sunday to release a leading liberal sociologist, calling his arrest "a kind of terrorism," repor

July 2, 2000

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The Egyptian authorities have so far refused to allow US consular officials to meet with a US-Egyptian human rights activist who was arrested in Cairo

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Egypt's foreign minister Amr Moussa said Sunday he has held high-level talks with Iran aimed at speeding up the normalization of relations that were b

July 1, 2000

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Friday prayers at Cairo's Sayyida Zeinab Mosque were translated into sign language this week - a first in an Egyptian mosque. Hundreds of deaf people

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Egypt gave the United States $5 million Friday to help pay for the search and rescue efforts that followed last year's EgyptAir crash, reported The As

June 30, 2000

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When a pilot from Iowa stumbled across a striking series of cave drawings in the Egyptian desert, experts at first said the find could date as far bac

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The radioactive object that killed two people in a farmer's home north of Cairo is composed of radium 192, not cobalt as originally reported, Egyptian