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Egypt moderates under fire from Mubarak loyalists, Islamists

Nov 25 2013

CAIRO A leading Egyptian social democrat fears the elite that thrived under former President Hosni Mubarak will once again dominate politics in elections promised by the army after it overthrew Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.

Egypt moderates under fire from Mubarak loyalists, Islamists

Nov 25 2013

CAIRO A leading Egyptian social democrat fears the elite that thrived under former President Hosni Mubarak will once again dominate politics in elections promised by the army after it overthrew Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.

Kerry sees signs Egypt moving back towards democracy

Nov 04 2013

CAIRO A day before Egypt's deposed Islamist president goes on trial, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday expressed guarded optimism about a return to democracy in the country during a tour partly aimed at easing tensions with major Arab powers.

Kerry sees signs Egypt moving back towards democracy

Nov 04 2013

CAIRO A day before Egypt's deposed Islamist president goes on trial, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday expressed guarded optimism about a return to democracy in the country during a tour partly aimed at easing tensions with major Arab powers. | Video

Kerry sees signs Egypt moving back towards democracy

Nov 03 2013

CAIRO A day before Egypt's deposed Islamist president goes on trial, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday expressed guarded optimism about a return to democracy in the country during a tour partly aimed at easing tensions with major Arab powers. | Video

Kerry sees signs Egypt moving back towards democracy

Nov 03 2013

CAIRO A day before Egypt's deposed Islamist president goes on trial, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday expressed guarded optimism about a return to democracy in the country during a tour partly aimed at easing tensions with major Arab powers. | Video

Kerry sees signs of Egypt moving back towards democracy

Nov 03 2013

CAIRO A day before Egypt's deposed Islamist president goes on trial, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry expressed guarded optimism on Sunday about a return to democracy in the country, as he began a tour partly aimed at easing tensions with Arab powers.

Egypt mounts drive to lure 13.5 million visitors next year

Oct 30 2013

CAIRO Egypt aims to attract 13.5 million visitors next year, bringing in around $11 billion, as it launches an international campaign to lure back foreigners deterred by political turmoil, the tourism minister said.

Egypt mounts drive to lure 13.5 million visitors next year

Oct 29 2013

CAIRO Egypt aims to attract 13.5 million visitors next year, bringing in around $11 billion, as it launches an international campaign to lure back foreigners deterred by political turmoil, the tourism minister said.

Egypt names key constitution panel with few Islamists

Sep 01 2013

CAIRO Egypt's army-backed government unveiled a constituent assembly on Sunday almost devoid of Islamists, and gave it 60 days to review amendments that would erase Islamic articles brought in by the Muslim Brotherhood and more hardline Islamic parties.

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