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Cairo (Egypt)

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  • Egypt's anti-Muslim Brotherhood stance makes it odd choice as cease-fire broker

    WASHINGTON To understand the reluctance of Hamas to accept a cease-fire plan mediated by Egypt, one needs to look no further than the coverage Egypt's state-owned news media offers of the Israel-Hamas fight over Gaza. Azza Sami, a writer for the...
  • At least 15 killed by shelling of Gaza school; toll exceeds 760

    At least 15 killed by shelling of Gaza school; toll exceeds 760
    Gazan authorities said Israeli forces shelled a shelter at a U.N.-run school on Thursday, killing at least 15 people as the Palestinian death toll in the conflict climbed over 760 and attempts at a truce remained elusive. United Nations Secretary-...
  • Kerry in Iraq to push for a new government as militants gain ground

    Kerry in Iraq to push for a new government as militants gain ground
    As insurgents grabbed another key town from Iraqi forces, U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry made an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Monday to push for the speedy formation of a new government that could pull the country back from the brink of...
  • Egypt jails Al Jazeera journalists for 7 years, supporters stunned

    Egypt jails Al Jazeera journalists for 7 years, supporters stunned
    CAIRO (Reuters) - Three Al Jazeera journalists were jailed for seven years in Egypt on Monday after a court convicted them of helping a "terrorist organization" by spreading lies, in a case that has raised questions about the country's respect for media...
  • Hamas keeps up rocket attacks after Israel agrees to cease-fire

    Israel's Cabinet on Tuesday accepted an Egyptian proposal for a cease-fire with Hamas, but the militant group rejected the offer, putting a pause in the week-long armed conflict that has killed nearly 200 Palestinians in the Gaza Strip at risk. Prime...
  • Egypt imprisons nine men, most for life, in sexual assault case

    An Egyptian court Wednesday sentenced seven men to life in prison for sexual assaults that took place during several rallies in Cairo's Tahrir Square. Two other men were sentenced to 20 years. The court had merged three cases in which eight women were...
  • EEUU enfrenta problemas en Oriente Medio, con menos aliados y menos influencia

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - El fracaso de Estados Unidos a la hora de lograr un cese del fuego firme en la Franja de Gaza, a pesar de dos semanas de intensa diplomacia, refleja la nueva dinámica regional en la que el actor más poderoso del mundo tiene una...
  • Capture of Israeli soldier dims any talk of Gaza cease-fire

    JERUSALEM An agreed three-day cease-fire collapsed Friday only 90 minutes after it went into effect when Hamas militants attacked Israeli soldiers working to demolish tunnels in the Gaza Strip, killing two and apparently kidnapping a third, the Israeli...
  • Israel says Hamas suicide bomber hit unit clearing tunnels, collapsing Gaza cease-fire

    JERUSALEM An attack by Hamas militants on an Israeli army unit working to clear tunnels in the Gaza Strip killed two Israeli soldiers and ended what was to have been a three-day cease-fire less than two hours after it went into effect Friday morning. The...
  • Colapsa tregua Gaza, hay 50 muertos en bombardeo Rafah y un soldado israelí capturado

    JERUSALÉN/GAZA (Reuters) - Israel declaró el viernes terminado el alto al fuego y volvió a bombardear Gaza en ataques que dejaron más de 50 palestinos muertos y 220 heridos, acusando a los militantes de romper la tregua poco después de que comenzara. El...
  • Israel y grupos militantes acceden a cese al fuego en Gaza

    Israel y grupos militantes acceden a cese al fuego en Gaza
    Israel y los grupos militantes palestinos en la Franja de Gaza acordaron una tregua humanitaria de tres días que comenzará en la mañana del viernes, y los negociadores de ambas partes viajarán a El Cairo para discutir un cese del fuego de largo plazo....