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Anti-American Protests Spill Into Iran

Reuters | Posted 11.13.2012 | World

DUBAI, Sept 13 (Reuters) - Iranian students protested outside the Swiss embassy in Tehran on Thursday against an anti-Islam film that sparked violen...

Crowd Storms Syrian Embassy In Cairo To Protest Bloodshed

Reuters | Posted 04.04.2012 | World

CAIRO, Feb 4 (Reuters) - A crowd of Syrians stormed the Syrian embassy in Cairo smashing furniture and equipment and setting fire to parts of the bu...

From Tunisia To Egypt, Is This The Beginning Of A Trend?

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Protests continue to sweep Egypt, as the world waits to see if President Hosni Mubarak will be forced from office. Those protesters are not alone. The...

Massive Egyptian Prison Break Frees 700 Inmates

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Egyptians armed with guns, sticks, and blades have formed vigilante groups to defend their homes from looters after police d...

Why Egypt Matters: The Implications Of The Protests

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

As the protests continue in Egypt after President Hosni Mubarak's refusal to step down, the international media is increasingly focused on the Egyptia...

What's Going On In Egypt?

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

After days of protest, Egypt's civil unrest came to a head today, with protestors defying curfews as the nation's military entered the streets. If you...

PHOTOS: Take Back The Streets! Pedestrian And Bike Only Zones

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

We here at HuffPost Green adore pedestrian-only zones and bike friendly areas, which is why we decided to investigate locations around the world that ...

Peres set to discuss Middle East peace with Mubarak

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

President Shimon Peres is to make an official visit to Egypt Sunday for a working meeting in Cairo with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. ......

Egypt's Mau Cats Once Worshipped Now Garbage Dwellers

GlobalPost | Theodore May | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO, Egypt -- Drivers swerve to hit them. Frustrated landlords poison them. Their distinctive bodies -- gray and spotted, slender and wiry -- litter...

Egypt Death Sentences At An All-Time High

Inter Press Service | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Adam Morrow and Khaled Moussa Al-Omrani | Inter Press Service Cairo -- Egyptian courts have handed down unprecedented numbers of death sentences i...

Being "Deeply Saddened" at Gun Violence Is Not Enough

Paul Helmke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Helmke

Candidate Obama addressed gun violence prevention. President Obama ha not done much more than express his deep sadness to victims and their families in response to shooting after shooting.

Arabic Newspaper Headlines Divided On Obama (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Matthew Palevsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Obama is in Cairo, Egypt, to give his first speech in the Middle East on Thursday. One question has driven pre-speech debate: how will Obam...

In the Middle East, Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Faisal Ghori | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Faisal Ghori

No one in the Middle East, except for the government controlled media, is anticipating President Obama's speech in Cairo.

Obama In Egypt: Needs Magic To Reach Uncohesive Muslims

Bloomberg | Daniel Williams and Edwin Chen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Barack Obama says he hopes his June 4 speech to the Muslim world will repair broken trust. He may find his audience disagrees on what needs ...

Obama In Cairo: Mission To 'Reshape US Image'

China View | Wael Naguib, Muhammad Yamany | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

U.S. President Barack Obama's Cairo speech will give another push to the image of the United States, which has improved relatively in the whole world ...

Egyptian Court 'Bans Porn Sites'

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A court in Cairo has issued a ruling that bans pornographic websites in Egypt, state news agency Mena reports....

Video: Aboard ships in Egypt's 'money quarters'

MSNBC | MSNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

April 21: CNBC's Erin Burnett reports from Cairo, Egypt, where she has spent time on ships that travel through dangerous waters where tankers are at r...

Egyptian Women: Image vs. Reality

Marlene H. Phillips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Marlene H. Phillips

If you see a woman in Cairo with her hair uncovered, she is either Christian, a tourist, or very, very brave.