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Israel says shots fired from Egypt; no one injured

July 22nd, 2012 Comments off

The Israeli military says shots have been fired from Egypt toward a bus of soldiers in southern Israel.
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Links 14-17 July 2012

July 18th, 2012 Comments off

Still taking suggestions for the link dumps for another round.



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Egypt: 16 months of revolutionary photography

July 17th, 2012 Comments off
Categories: Arab Blogs Tags: Egypt, Mossaab, photography, Source

Mursi seeks talks on Egypt crisis

July 11th, 2012 Comments off

Egypt’s president says he wants talks with judges and the military to find a way forward in a row over his attempts to reinstate parliament.
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Egypt parliament defies military

July 10th, 2012 Comments off

Egypt’s parliament convenes briefly, despite the ruling military council ordering it to be dissolved so the constitution can be upheld.
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Youth still hold Egyptian military in high esteem

July 8th, 2012 Comments off

Youth in Egypt still hold the country’s military in high esteem, and a majority of them disregard criticism of it. Even when Tahrir Square demonstrators chanted slogans such as “Down with military …
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Flow Chart of Authority in Today’s Egypt (!!!)

July 2nd, 2012 Comments off
Categories: Arab Blogs Tags: chart, Egypt, flow, Source

Ways ahead

June 30th, 2012 Comments off

Mohamed Mursi faces a daunting path as Egypt’s first democratically elected president, reports Dina Ezzat
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Categories: Arab News Tags: Egypt, Mohamed, mursi, path, president, Source

Egypt’s Mursi to take leader oath

June 30th, 2012 Comments off

Egypt’s first freely elected president Mohammed Mursi is to be formally sworn in, a week after his victory in a hotly contested poll was confirmed.
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Egypt’s generals eye Turkish model

June 27th, 2012 Comments off

In this photo released by Middle East News Agency, the Egyptian official news agency, President-elect Mohammed Morsi, left, shakes hands with a Christian leader, name not given, in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, June 27, 2012. Now that Egypt has its first freely elected civilian president, the still-dominant military may be seeking to emulate the Turkish model a mostly Muslim nation with a history of military rule and democratic evolution. (AP Photo/Mohammed Abd El-Maaty, Middle East News Agency, HO)Now that Egypt has its first freely elected president, Egypt's powerful generals appear headed toward copying the Turkish model from decades past — retaining overwhelming powers while allowing a civilian regime complete with the trappings of democracy to emerge.

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Categories: Arab News Tags: Egypt, generals, trappings