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The Guardian: US will back two-state solution if both sides agree ? Mike Pence

Sun, 21 Jan 2018 00:28:35 GMT
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US vice-president, visiting Egypt, tries to reassure key Arab ally over Israeli-Palestinian impasseUS vice-president Mike Pence has told Egypt's leader that the US would support a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians if the two sides agreed to it, seeking to reassure a key Arab ally over Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Pence was in Egypt on Saturday on the first leg of a three-country tour that includes stops in Jordan and Israel. Continue reading...

NYT: Pence Praises Egypt Partnership in Meeting With Sisi

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 22:53:39 GMT
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Vice President Mike Pence meeting with the Egyptian leader Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Saturday in Cairo.

NYT: Sisi, Egypt's Leader, Will Seek 2nd Term, and the Field Is Nearly Empty

Sat, 20 Jan 2018 03:46:38 GMT
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President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi pledged a "free and transparent" election, but would-be opponents have said they were pressured not to run.

NYT: Egypt's Sisi Fires Spy Chief as Shuffle of Top Aides Continues

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 00:18:11 GMT
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A campaign billboard for President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt on Thursday in Cairo. Mr. Sisi fired his spy chief on Thursday.

The Guardian: Emmanuel Macron's Bayeux tapestry loan is one in the eye for Brexiters | Martin Kettle

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 05:41:06 GMT
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France's gesture, which will allow most Britons to see the work for the first time, is every bit as political as it is generousAlthough the word occasionally pops up in Tintin adventures, normally in the mouth of Captain Haddock, there are obvious reasons why a columnist shouldn't utter the antique French cry of Saperlipopette! very often. It's a bit like using "gadzooks", which is one of its approximate English equivalents. But today is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, so here goes. The news that Emmanuel Macron is proposing to loan the Bayeux tapestry to Britain is étonnant, extraordinaire and incroyable. In fact, all one can say is "¦ Monsieur le Président, saperlipopette!Well, actually, not quite all. "Thank you" follows very close behind.

BBC World: Giulio Regeni murder: Cambridge University defends lecturer

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:30:22 GMT
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Cambridge denounces "efforts to implicate" the academic in Italian Giulio Regeni's murder in Egypt.

The Guardian: Sadat nephew and Sisi critic drops Egyptian presidential bid

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:43:19 GMT
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Mohamed Anwar al-Sadat says he doubts there will be genuine competition and indicates he may wait until 2022The nephew of the assassinated Egyptian president Anwar al-Sadat has dramatically announced he will not run in March's presidential election, blaming an environment of fear surrounding the vote. After releasing campaign materials over the weekend Mohamed Anwar al-Sadat called a press conference for Monday morning at which it was widely expected that he would announced his candidacy. Continue reading...

CNN Top Stories: Israel destroys mile-long Hamas tunnel

Sun, 14 Jan 2018 13:17:42 GMT
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The Israeli military said Sunday it destroyed a mile-long tunnel that stretched from Gaza under Israel and into Egypt.

BBC Africas: Bance future at Al Masry in doubt after third walk-out

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 15:30:54 GMT
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Burkina Faso's Aristide Bance looks set for a spell on the sidelines after his latest spat with Egyptian club Al Masry.

NYT: The Saturday Profile: Cairo's Lawsuit King Sues Actors, Belly Dancers, Even Puppet Shows

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 18:18:02 GMT
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Samir Sabry, 67, has filed more than 2,700 criminal complaints to enforce his brand of Egyptian public morality and influence politics.

The Guardian: Hard-won victories of Arab spring appear more fragile than ever

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 05:00:20 GMT
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As the protests in Tunisia show, the underlying economic and social grievances that sparked the original regional uprisings remainIn the cradle of the Arab spring, it's reckoning time again, when the hopes for the Tunisian revolution of seven years ago are measured against its gains. In Tunisia, and in other Arab states rocked by the insurgencies it sparked, hard-won victories appear more fragile than ever.In many cases the underlying issues that fired revolts first in Tunisia, then in Egypt, Libya, Bahrain, Yemen and Syria, remain unchanged. Sclerotic state structures that withered under sustained challenge from the street, and whose demise was seen as transformative, have clawed back losses by re-empowering the security forces that had shielded them for generations. Continue reading...

BBC World: Regeni Egypt murder: Cambridge tutor's data seized

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:41:25 GMT
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Cambridge University student Giulio Regeni was killed while researching union activists in Egypt.

NYT: Egypt Opens Criminal Inquiry Over New York Times Article

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 23:31:13 GMT
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The Western Wall and the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem. Egypt officially supports a future Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.

The Guardian: Giulio Regeni murder: investigators seize tutor's computer

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 22:36:27 GMT
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Italian magistrates also take phone and documents belonging to Cambridge academic who taught murdered studentItalian magistrates investigating the murder of Giulio Regeni, the doctoral student who was tortured and killed in Cairo two years ago, have seized the computer and mobile phone of his Cambridge University tutor.Italian magistrates have worked with their Egyptian counterparts to try to solve the crime, but have often expressed frustration over the slow pace of the investigation. Continue reading...

The Guardian: Christians in Egypt face unprecedented persecution, report says

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 13:00:48 GMT
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Charity blames overspill of terrorism from Syria and Iraq after 128 Christians were killed last yearChristians in Egypt are facing unprecedented levels of persecution, with attacks on churches and the kidnap of girls by Islamist extremists intent on forcing them to marry Muslims, a report says.In the past year, Egypt has moved up an annual league table of persecution of Christians compiled by the charity Open Doors. According to its World Watch List, North Korea is still the most dangerous country in the world in which to be a Christian, and Nepal has had the biggest increase in persecution. Continue reading...


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Informed Comment - Juan Cole
Juan Cole er professor i historie og leder for Global Americana Institute.
Han kommenterer hendelsene i Midt-Østen i sin blogg, som har blitt et vanningshull for newsjunkies over hele verden.

Alternet - Larisa Alexandrovna
Hun driver nyhetsstedet Raw Story og blogger på, og har et eget blogsted på Hun deltar også i debatten på Democratic Underground som lala_rawraw.
NYTT: at-Largely er nominert til Best Political Coverage i Blog Awards.

Bradblog - Brad Friedman
Brad Firedman blogger om valgfusk og overgrep mot borgerrettighetene i USA. En skarp og gravende blogger det er verdt å få med seg.

Eschaton (Atrios) - Duncan Bowen Black
Atrios er en av de mest kjente bloggerne 'over there', og har mer enn 100.000 daglige treff. Han er tidligere kommentator på Air America radio, og er tilknyttet Media Matters Institute siden 2005.

H2O Man - Patrick O'Waterman
H2O Man poster også på Democratic Underground.

Rigorous Intuition - Jeff Wells
Jeff Wells er av få som kan skrive intelligent om temaer som UFOs, HAARP og andre 'konspirasjonsteorier' uten å ha det konspiratoriske verdensbilde som utgangspunkt. Han graver uansett tema, og kommer med mange kloke betraktninger.
Han poster på DU under nick Minstrel Boy.

Wake Up Call
Krigsveteraner fra østkysten i USA driver denne bloggen, som inneholder tanker om krig og USAs rolle i verdenspolitikken. Flere av disse er med i den ambulerende fredskampanjen Eyes Wide Open.

Lukery blogger mest om Sibel Edmonds, og er en person i kretsen rundt henne. Bloggen er vel verdt å ta en kikk på.

Organized Rage
Organized Rage er en EU-relatert anglo-irsk blogg som skriver om livet fra arbeiderklassens perspektiv.

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