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Sophia Jones

The Russians Are Back

HuffingtonPost.com | Sophia Jones | Posted 11.14.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Move over America, an old bedfellow might be returning to Egypt: Russia. On Thursday, top Russian and Egyptian officials began talks in Ca...

Israel 'Disturbed' By U.S. Move To Cut Egypt Aid

AP | TIA GOLDENBERG | Posted 10.10.2013 | World

JERUSALEM -- JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel hopes the U.S. decision to cut aid to Egypt will not affect the two countries' historic peace deal, a Cabinet m...

Mubarak Redux: Egypt's Military Coup Unmasked

John L. Esposito | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics
John L. Esposito

The Arab Spring with uprisings that signaled a desire for a new way forward, an overthrow of the established order in many Arab countries of authoritarian governments, and a struggle to establish a new kind of democracy, has now officially become an Arab winter in Egypt.

A Gift From the United States to Mideast Zealots

Robert Scheer | Posted 09.08.2013 | Politics
Robert Scheer

Embarrassingly, our law professor president refuses to label the arrest of Egypt's freely elected president by the military a coup because that would trigger an end to the $1.5 billion in U.S. aid as a matter of law.

Debate: Should The United States Increase The Foreign Aid Budget?

Posted 09.05.2012 | College

Editor's Note: HuffPost College teamed with the International Debate Education Association to produce the following debate. According to the World ...

Egypt Parliament Considering Drastic Move

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 05.11.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's parliament moved Sunday toward a vote to order an end to more than $1 billion in U.S. aid, a reflection of tensions with Washing...

CONTROVERSY: Egyptian Judges Feel 'Uneasiness' Over Trial Of 16 Americans

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 04.29.2012 | World

CAIRO (AP) — All three judges on Tuesday pulled out of Egypt's trial of 43 pro-democracy workers, including 16 Americans, according to a court offic...

Egypt Sets Date For Controversial Trial

AP | BEN HUBBARD | Posted 04.19.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egypt said Saturday the criminal trial of 16 Americans and 27 others will start Feb. 26 in a politically charged case against foreign-fu...

Egypt Bans Son Of U.S. Transportation Secretary From Leaving

AP | BEN HUBBARD | Posted 03.27.2012 | World

Egypt: Americans Banned From Leaving, Including Sam LaHood