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Mar 26, 2015 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Yemenis search for survivors under the rubble of houses that allegedly were destroyed by a Saudi air strike, in Sana'a, Yemen, March 2015. (SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt) — Egyptian security and military officials say Saudi Arabia and Egypt will lead a ground operation in Yemen against Shiite rebels and their allies after a campaign of airstrikes ...

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Mar 3, 2015 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from Al Monitor: The Egyptian Ministry of Religious Endowment has shuttered 27,000 local places of worship under the pretext of fighting terrorism, while awarding 400 preaching permits to Salafists. An Egyptian administrative court on Feb. 18 upheld the Ministry of Religious Endowments’ decision issued in September 2013 ...

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Feb 17, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Footage released by the Egyptian Defense Ministry showing some of their airstrikes in retaliation for the beheadings of the 21 Egyptian Christians.

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Feb 16, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

The reason why ISIS is even thriving in Libya is because Obama refused to knock them out in Iraq. (Reuters) - Egyptian jets bombed Islamic State targets in Libya on Monday, a day after the group there released a video showing the beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians, drawing Cairo directly into the conflict across its border. Egypt ...

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Feb 11, 2015 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from The Washington Free Beacon: The Obama administration implied Tuesday that it will not act to block a new deal between Egypt and Russia to build nuclear reactors in the Middle Eastern country. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi announced early Tuesday that his government had inked a memorandum of understanding with Moscow to jointly construct ...

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Feb 1, 2015 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

In this Saturday, May 3, 2014 file photo, Al-Jazeera's award-winning Australian correspondent Peter Greste, appears in a defendants' cage in a courthouse near Tora prison in Cairo, Egypt CAIRO (AP) — Al-Jazeera English reporter Peter Greste left Egypt on Sunday after the president approved his deportation following more than a year behind bars in a case ...

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Jan 31, 2015 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Jewish Press: Egypt has officially banned Hamas, the Muslim Brotherhood-affiliate that operates in the Gaza Strip, and named it a terrorist organization. An Egyptian court entered the decree on Saturday, Jan. 31, based on reports that Hamas aided Muslim Brotherhood operatives in Egypt carry out terrorist attacks against the Egyptian government, by smuggling weapons ...

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Jan 28, 2015 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: The State Department hosted a delegation of Muslim Brotherhood-aligned leaders this week for a meeting about their ongoing efforts to oppose the current government of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi of Egypt, who rose to power following the overthrow of Mohamed Morsi, an ally of the Brotherhood, in 2013. One member of ...

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Jan 11, 2015 No Comments ›› Helen Wheels

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Jan 5, 2015 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

You can't turn lead into gold. Egyptians would be better off worshipping cats again. Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: In a speech on New Year’s day, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called for a “religious revolution” in Islam that would displace violent jihad from the center of Muslim discourse. “Is it possible that 1.6 billion people (Muslims ...

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Dec 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Variety: Egyptian cultural minister Gaber Asfour said the depiction of Jewish slaves as being the builders of the Great Sphinx and Pyramids is inaccurate because the monuments are accepted to have been built around 2540 B.C. — 500 years before Abraham, the father of Judaism. “This totally contradicts proven historical facts,” Asfour said. “It is ...

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Nov 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Supporters of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak chant slogans as they wait for him to be transferred to a court, in front of Maadi military hospital in Cairo, November 29, 2014. Photo by Reuters CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court on Saturday dismissed murder charges against former President Hosni Mubarak in connection with the killing of ...

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Nov 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

CAIRO — They have slaughtered hundreds of Egyptian soldiers and police officers, recruited experienced fighters and staged increasingly sophisticated raids from the Western desert to the Sinai Peninsula. They have beheaded informants and killed an American in a carjacking, say Western officials familiar with intelligence reports. On Monday, the leaders of Egypt’s most dangerous militant group, ...

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Oct 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Via FOX NEWS: Once again, a government is considering building a wall along its border with Gaza and destroying tunnels it claims Hamas uses to conduct terrorist attacks – but this time it is Egypt and not Israel. In the wake of Friday’s attack in northern Sinai, which killed 33 Egyptian soldiers, Cairo has raised the idea ...

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Oct 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

The president chaired a meeting of the National Defence Council after the Sinai attacks Via BBC NEWS: Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi says the country is facing a threat to its existence from jihadists after the military suffered the biggest loss of life in decades in attacks in Sinai. At least 31 soldiers were killed in two attacks ...

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Sep 13, 2014 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Al Jazeera: US secretary of state, John Kerry, has said that Egypt has a key role to play in the battle against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria. Kerry met the Egyptian president, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, and foreign minister Sameh Shoukry in Cairo on Saturday on the latest leg of a regional ...

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Sep 10, 2014 Comments Off Infidel Alie

Excerpted from The Jerusalem Post: Residents in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula said on Wednesday they found a beheaded corpse bearing a note signed by an Islamist militant group linked to the Syria and Iraq-based Islamic State, accusing the victim of being an Israeli spy. The beheading is the eighth claimed by the group in Sinai in under ...

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Aug 24, 2014 Comments Off Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from THE TIMES OF ISRAEL: A well known Egyptian social activist and blogger posted a photo to Facebook Saturday of herself and another unidentified women defecating and menstruating on an Islamic State flag while in the nude, in what appears to be a protest against the Islamist terror group’s recent advances in northern Iraq ...

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Aug 14, 2014 Comments Off Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from Jihad Watch: The wife of former Egyptian president Muhammad Morsi is the latest Muslim Brotherhood “insider” to threaten to expose the special relationship between Morsi and the Obama administration—a relationship the latter insists never existed. Nagla Mahmoud, Morsi’s wife, is reportedly angry at some statements recently made by Hillary Clinton, including that Morsi was ...

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Aug 9, 2014 Comments Off Jake Hammer

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's highest administrative court dissolved Saturday the political party of the banned Muslim Brotherhood and ordered its assets liquidated, in the latest move against the 86-year old Islamist group. The decision against the Freedom and Justice Party comes ahead of parliamentary elections expected this year and prevents the group from trying to rejoin ...

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Aug 6, 2014 Comments Off Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from MEE: A fresh wave of sectarian-inspired clashes have broken out in the Egyptian city of Minya, local media reported on Tuesday. Violence in the religiously mixed city in Upper Egypt, some 200km south of Cairo, reportedly spread from the nearby Yaacoub village following a dispute. Around a dozen people have been arrested, various news ...

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Aug 4, 2014 Comments Off Ayala Chaviva

(Reuters) - Israel agreed on Monday to an Egyptian proposal for a three-day ceasefire in a four-week-old Gaza war, to start at 0500 GMT on Tuesday, an Israeli official said. "We agree to begin implementing the Egyptian initiative. If the ceasefire is upheld there will be no need for any presence of (Israeli) forces in the ...

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Jul 31, 2014 Comments Off Ayala Chaviva

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Jul 14, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from JPOST: The Egyptian government on Monday proposed a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinian groups in the Gaza Strip according to which the two sides would end “hostilities” as of 9 a.m. Tuesday. The proposal, which was published on the eve of US Secretary of State John Kerry’s expected visit to Cairo, states that ...

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Jun 20, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

A defendant reacts during a trial Wednesday in the killing of a senior Egyptian police officer last year. The court sentenced 12 accused to death. (Mohamed Kamal / Al Masry Al Youm / June 18, 2014) Excerpted from Bare Naked Islam: An Egyptian criminal court sentenced 12 of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi supporters to death ...

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