Egypt

June 20, 2001

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Egypt's Foreign Minister Ahmad Maher headed to the United States on Wednesday for a four-day visit, his first since assuming his post.

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Egyptian Minister of Works and Water Resources Mahmoud Abu Zaid said on Tuesday that Ethiopia’s dams were not cutting into Egypt’s share of Nile water

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Egyptian Information Minister Safwat Al Sharif on Tuesday called on his Arab counterparts to use the media to mobilize world opinion against the Isra

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat met Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on Wednesday for talks on firming up the fragile truce with Israel. Meanwhile

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Egypt’s tourism sector earned $1.53 billion during the first quarter of this year, according to a statistical study carried out in the North African c

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France and Egypt have signed an agreement on upgrading the navigation equipment and weather monitoring laboratories at the National Civil Aviation Tra

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Egypt’s men’s and women’s biking teams are in Syria for the Arab Biking Tournament in the northern city of Idlib.

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Egypt’s U-19 soccer team will meet Argentina in the World Cup Wednesday night in a challenging encounter.

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Zamalek’s striker Tareq Said has been elected the best player in Egypt in a poll in which 87 sports critics took part.

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Egypt’s Coptic Pope Shnouda III attacked sensationalism in the press on Tuesday, while expressing “pride” at the press association and government's st

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Palestinian President Yasser Arafat arrived in Cairo Tuesday night for talks with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on the Palestinian uprising. Meanwh

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The latest Egyptian film to combine action-adventure, romance, and comedy is Africano, shot in stunning locations in South Africa.

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Playwright Lenin Al Ramli has released his latest comedy, Adam Wa Hawaa (Adam and Eve), directed by Mohsen Hilmi and costarring Abla Kamel, Mamdouh Wafi, Rania Farid Shawki

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Egyptian singer Shaaban Abdel Rahim is headed for the US, where he will take on Michael Jackson for the latter’s recent pro-Israel song.

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Director Alaa Karim has begun shooting his television detective series Uyoon Hazinah (Sad Eyes) inside Al Khalifah police station,