Egypt

September 1, 2001

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Egyptian director Ashraf Luli is currently drawing up a blueprint for next Ramadan’s quiz shows, and plans to start filming in the next few days.

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Egyptian actor Said Saleh has set to music 10 songs by poets Ahmad Fuad Najem, Salah Jahin and Bairam Al Tunisi to be sung by Moroccan singer Jamila

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Egyptian cinema is witnessing a weird and riveting phenomenon: most young stars are short and tiny.

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The life of Hatshepsut, the first great and most controversial ancient Egyptian queen, is the theme of a historical film written by the Egyptian artist Mahmoud Yasin.

August 31, 2001

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FIFA rejects Egypt's appeal for replay of Algeria match

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An Egyptian rights group on Thursday demanded the release of 22 prisoners held in jails around the country on health grounds.

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Jordan’s King Abdullah will travel to Alexandria on Saturday for talks on the Mideast crisis with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak.

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Egypt will take part in a two-day meeting of representative World Trade Organization (WTO) members that gets under way Friday in Mexico with the aim o

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Egypt will complete a Mediterranean highway linking Libya with Israel and the Palestinian Gaza Strip in 2002.

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79 athletes will represent Egypt in the Mediterranean Games in Tunis to kick off on Sunday.

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FIFA will announce Friday its rule over a complaint filed by Egypt regarding its world cup match against Algeria. Egypt has called for a replay.

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Egypt's Second Army has wrapped up a massive display of firepower during its current exercise near the Suez Canal.

August 30, 2001

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The Palestinian Women’s Union in Cairo has scheduled a protest for Thursday to condemn Israeli crimes against the Palestinians, and to support their c

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Jordanian and Egyptian officials are discussing the possibility of cutting tariffs levied at the Suez Canal on imports destined for Aqaba.

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud decorated Egypt's outgoing ambassador, Adel Al Khodary, with the National Order of the Cedars on Wednesday during a pr