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Egypt says Gaza ceasefire extended for 24 hours – Xinhua

Sky News Australia Egypt says Gaza ceasefire extended for 24 hoursXinhuaCAIRO, Aug. 18 (Xinhua) — Egypt announced Monday evening that Israeli and Palestinian negotiators agreed to extend ceasefire in the Gaza Strip for 24 hours, the official MENA news agency … Continue reading

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Israel-Gaza conflict: Death toll rises as Israel ‘pulls out of Egypt ceasefire talks’ – The Independent

The Independent Israel-Gaza conflict: Death toll rises as Israel 'pulls out of Egypt ceasefire talks'The IndependentAt least 55 people have been killed in a fresh wave of attacks on the southern Gaza town of Rafah on Saturday as the search … Continue reading

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Egypt proposes Israel-Gaza ceasefire – BBC News

BBC News Egypt proposes Israel-Gaza ceasefireBBC NewsEgypt has proposed a ceasefire to end a week of cross-border fire between the Gaza Strip and Israel. The initiative urges a ceasefire starting early on Tuesday followed by a series of meetings in … Continue reading

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Egypt carries out bold energy price hike

Move to slash subsidies that fuel gaping budget deficit was deferred by successive administrations for fear of social unrest Asia homepage

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Palestinians fire four rockets at southern Israel; Egypt works to broker truce – Jerusalem Post

euronews Palestinians fire four rockets at southern Israel; Egypt works to broker truceJerusalem PostBarrage continues after IAF strikes targets in southern Gaza; Israel gives Egyptian government 24 hours to broker a ceasefire which Jerusalem hopes will restore calm along the … Continue reading

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Egypt President Sisi ‘will not interfere’ in al-Jazeera case – BBC News

BBC News Egypt President Sisi 'will not interfere' in al-Jazeera caseBBC NewsEgypt's president has said he will not "interfere" with the judiciary over the sentencing of al-Jazeera journalists in Cairo, which triggered global outrage. "We must respect judicial rulings and … Continue reading

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Egypt sentences al-Jazeera trio to at least seven years’ jail – BBC News

BBC News Egypt sentences al-Jazeera trio to at least seven years' jailBBC NewsThree al-Jazeera journalists accused of supporting the Muslim Brotherhood have been jailed for seven years in Egypt. A court in Cairo convicted Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher … Continue reading

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Al Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt

Cairo trial delivers guilty verdict to three journalists working for the Qatar-owned TV channel including award-winning correspondent Peter Greste Asia homepage

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Egypt confirms Brotherhood death sentences

Since Mr Morsi’s overthrow last year, which was followed by protests by his supporters, hundreds of Islamist protesters have been killed and thousands jailed Asia homepage

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Egypt terror attack targets Christian pilgrims in Sinai – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Egypt terror attack targets Christian pilgrims in SinaiTelegraph.co.ukFour people including three believed to be South Korean Christian pilgrims were killed on Sunday by a bomb that tore through their bus near Egypt's border with Israel in the Sinai peninsula. … Continue reading

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