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Egypt, US eye counter-terrorism ties after IS Sinai attack

Published by Al-Araby Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi expressed hopes for deeper US counter-terrorism ties during talks with a top American general on Monday, following…

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Israeli forces ‘shoot machine guns’ at Palestinians in Gaza

Published by Al-Araby Israeli forces reportedly shot machine guns at Palestinian crop farmers and animal herders in Gaza on Tuesday. Troops stationed in watch towers…

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US ‘deeply disturbed’ by the death of Egyptian economist

Published by Al-Araby The United States on Monday urged a credible investigation into the death of an Egyptian economist as it denounced certain “shocking” setbacks…

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Palestine: 4,500-year-old statuette of goddess found in Gaza

Published by Al-Araby A stone statuette over 4,500 years old depicting the face of an ancient goddess was discovered in the southern Gaza Strip, archaeological…

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Arab leaders congratulate Macron on election win

Published by Al-Araby Arab leaders congratulated French President Emmanuel Macron on his re-election on Sunday for a second term after beating far-right challenger Marine Le…

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Egypt must release illegally arrested Christians: Amnesty

Published by Al-Araby Amnesty International has urged Egypt to release nine Coptic Christians who were arrested for protesting against authorities’ refusal to rebuild a damaged…

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Washington to provide Egypt with F-15 jets, U.S. general says

Published by Al-Araby The top U.S. general for forces in the Middle East said on Tuesday that he believed the United States would provide Egypt…

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Washington to provide Egypt with F-15 jets, U.S. general says

Published by Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top U.S. general for forces in the Middle East said on Tuesday that he believed the United States…

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Egypt executes seven convicts on “terror” charges

Published by Al-Araby The Egyptian authorities carried out executions over 48 hours against seven convicts, who had been found guilty of terrorism-related charges in two…

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