Egypt

June 22, 2001

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Cairo is allegedly proceeding with plans to buy North Korean missile engines, and up to 300 North Korean technicians are in Egypt for a missile progra

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An unknown conservative group in northern Iran has said it would next Sunday unveil a portrait of the assassin of former Egyptian president Anwar Sada

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Egypt and the European Union will sign an association agreement on Monday in Luxembourg, paving the way for an opening of their markets.

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has issued a decree ordering the establishment of an industrial zone to the south of the town of Balteem.

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Egypt’s basketball team will play seven friendly games in Spain and Yugoslavia starting next week in preparation for World Cup qualifiers in Morocco.

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The 39th soccer Military World Cup kicked off in Egypt Thursday with breathtaking tableaus at the opening ceremony. Egypt won its match against Guinea

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Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmad Maher said in Washington on Thursday that his country looked forward to US Secretary of State’s Collin Powell's missio

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In a popular trial of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, the prosecution asked a three-judge panel to sentence the hawkish Israeli leader to death o

June 21, 2001

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Libya, the US and the Vatican, among other countries, seem to dislike the blunt language employed in a UN document on AIDS, according to a report on W

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Jordan’s criminal court on Wednesday sentenced two Egyptian nationals to death, including one tried in absentia, after convicting them of robbing and

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Ministers and senior government officials from the ten Nile Basin countries will meet with donors and development agencies for the first-ever Internat

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The Egyptian Bar Association is due to begin on Thursday its trial in absentia of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, who is charged with committing

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According to the head of the league, Egypt has officially cancelled its handball team’s participation in the Mediterranean Games in Tunis.

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Egypt’s youth team was defeated 1-7 by Argentina Wednesday in World Cup finals. They’ll meet Finland Saturday in the last chance to qualify for the se

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Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Wednesday met two Sudanese rebel leaders who gave him their perspective on the latest developments in the war-torn