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War In Gaza Continues, As Egypt Presses Truce Efforts

Reuters | Posted 10.25.2014 | World

By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Israeli air strikes killed at least five Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and militants ke...

Egypt Holds Gaza Truce Talks With Palestinian Factions

Reuters | Posted 10.04.2014 | World

By Lin Noueihed and Yasmine Saleh CAIRO, Aug 4 (Reuters) - Egypt presented Palestinian demands to Israel on Monday as part of efforts ...

Israel Kills 15 During Assault On UN School

Reuters | Posted 09.28.2014 | World

By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Jeffrey Heller GAZA/JERUSALEM, July 30 (Reuters) - Israeli shelling killed at least 15 Palestinians sheltering in aschool ...

Egypt Is the Key With Regard to Gaza

Dr. Josef Olmert | Posted 09.17.2014 | World
Dr. Josef Olmert

An important precedent was set yesterday; the largest Arab country all but giving its blessing to an Israeli military strike against other Arabs. A change of major proportions which is a new element in Middle East politics.

Egypt Closes Gaza Border Crossing Indefinitely

Agence France Presse | | Posted 10.15.2013 | World

Egyptian authorities have closed the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip "indefinitely" for security reasons after a day of deadly violence nati...

Hundreds Of Palestinians Stranded After Egypt Blocks Gaza Border

Reuters | Posted 07.18.2013 | World

CAIRO, May 18 (Reuters) - Egyptian police angered by the kidnapping of seven colleagues by Islamist gunmen kept a crossing into the Gaza Strip close...

Egyptian Activists Cross Into Gaza

The Huffington Post | Ahmed Shihab-Eldin | Posted 01.23.2013 | World

A convoy of about 500 Egyptian activists crossed into the Gaza Strip last week to deliver medical supplies and show solidarity with Palestinians as th...

Tahrir Squared: Egypt, Israel and Gaza

H.A. Hellyer | Posted 11.21.2012 | World
H.A. Hellyer

Despite his Islamist credentials -- and his party's historic rejection of the accord -- Egyptian President Morsi has made it clear that the peace treaty between Israel and Palestine is here to stay, and, over the last few days, it has been maintained.

Why Morsi Could Be the Gaza Conflict's Biggest Loser

Daniel Nisman | Posted 11.19.2012 | World
Daniel Nisman

With each rocket Hamas fires into Israel, they further undermine Egypt's image as a credible broker, hindering Mr. Morsi's personal aspirations to restore Egypt's role as a regional leader.

Egypt Opens Rafah Crossing: This Is What Democracy Looks Like

Robert Naiman | Posted 07.30.2011 | World
Robert Naiman

You can't claim solidarity with Egyptian protesters when they take down a dictator, but act horrified that the resulting government in Egypt, more accountable to Egyptian public opinion, is more engaged in supporting Palestinian rights. It's a package deal.

Hamas Proposes Year-Long Cease-Fire With Israel

Al Jazeera English | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Hamas officials have proposed a year-long ceasefire with Israel in the latest round of peace talks brokered by Egypt. The proposal was made during a ...

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Leads Condemnation Against Israeli Offensive

The Jerusalem Post | BRENDA GAZZAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood is leading popular condemnation of Israel's three-week Gaza offensive against Hamas and is at the forefront of accusa...

On The Ground In Rafah: Egypt Sends Mixed Messages

GlobalPost.com | Theodore May | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

RAFAH, Egypt - The town of Rafah and the Gaza border crossing just down the road told two different stories Thursday about how the Egyptian government...

Arab World Furious With Egypt Over Gaza

The Huffington Post | Catherine Lyons | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In the wake of Israel's ongoing air strikes against Gaza, the Arab World is not only protesting Israel's actions, but also Egypt's. Bloomberg tells ...