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Israel to Gaza Protesters: Stay Away From Border Fence

Israel to Gaza Protesters: Stay Away From Border Fence

🕔08:48, 14.May 2018

Gaza’s Hamas rulers have said tens of thousands are expected to head to the border Monday and raised the possibility of large crowds breaking through the fence.

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Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Nile River Deal Fails

Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Nile River Deal Fails

🕔10:18, 9.May 2018

Past Egyptian presidents have warned that any attempt to build dams along the Nile River will be met with military action, but the current President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi has said Egypt has no intention to go to war over the issue.

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Abdel Fattah al-Sisi Wins 2018 Egypt Election

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi Wins 2018 Egypt Election

🕔14:13, 30.Mar 2018

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who as army chief ousted Egypt’s first freely elected president — Islamist Mohamed Morsi — after mass street protests in 2013, won his first term in 2014 with 96.9 percent of the vote.

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Egyptians Voted 2018 Presidential Election

Egyptians Voted 2018 Presidential Election

🕔14:57, 26.Mar 2018

Many Egyptians welcomed the overthrow of Mohammed Morsi and the crackdown on his Muslim Brotherhood group. For a time, el-Sissi enjoyed a wave of popular support bordering on hysteria, with downtown shops selling chocolates with his portrait on them.

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Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi Imposes Stability Over Democracy In Egypt Election

Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi Imposes Stability Over Democracy In Egypt Election

🕔11:42, 20.Mar 2018

There is no question the general-turned-president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi will win a second four-year term. But the March 26-28 election will likely be remembered as the event that signaled Egypt’s break with the little pretense it had left of democratic rule, seven years after a popular uprising toppled autocrat Hosni Mubarak in the name of democracy.

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Egypt Opposition Figure Sees Political Motive Behind Assault

Egypt Opposition Figure Sees Political Motive Behind Assault

🕔09:02, 8.Feb 2018

“Under Mubarak, it never used to happen with this sort of severity and bloodiness,” Hisham Genena said at his suburban Cairo home, still nursing a fractured cheekbone and injured eye. “They don’t want the voices of any opponents.”

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