Egypt

June 22, 2001

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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

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Forty police officers and thirty demonstrators were slightly hurt Wednesday night in clashes during a protest by young members of Egypt's Coptic Chris

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Israel Radio reported Thursday that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon by phone Wednesday in an effort to

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US President George W. Bush said Wednesday he would send Secretary of State Colin Powell to the Middle East next week in a bid to shore up an increasi

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Egyptian actor Ashraf Abdel Baqi is rehearsing intensively for his role in the play Helw Wa Kadab, which costars Wahid Seif and Wafaa Amer.

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International star Omar Al Sharif has agreed to take the starring role in the film Al Rajol Al Muntathar (The Expected Man).

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Jordan’s 20-day Shabib Festival, which will begin on July 1, will host a bevy of stars