An Israeli soldier runs near mobile artillery units stationed outside the Gaza Strip, 20 July 2014. 
Ezz Eddin al-Qassam Brigades, the armed Hamas wing, announced Tuesday it has killed 110 Israeli soldiers and officers since the start of the Israeli invasion to Gaza on 7 July.   "Our fighters continue... Tuesday, 29 July, 2014 - 13:08
The Egyptian authorities agreed to open the Rafah crossing during the Islamic holiday of Bairam that starts on Monday and ends on Thursday. A source said the decision was taken in order to receive the wounded... Monday, 28 July, 2014 - 11:08
The Muslim Brotherhood ordered its members on Sunday to prepare public spaces in the squares of all governorates for the Eid prayers irrespective of any warnings from security agencies or the endowments ministry.... Sunday, 27 July, 2014 - 15:29
Palestinian children take refuge from an Israeli ground invasion and air strikes at a United Nations school in Jabaliya in the northern Gaza Strip, 25 July 2014.
Hamas said it has agreed to a 24-hour humanitarian truce in Gaza as of 2 pm Sunday. Earlier in the day, the Israeli army had resumed its military operations after the Palestinian factions refused to extend the truce... Sunday, 27 July, 2014 - 15:25
An Israeli soldier runs near mobile artillery units stationed outside the Gaza Strip, 20 July 2014. 
Palestinian children take refuge from an Israeli ground invasion and air strikes at a United Nations school in Jabaliya in the northern Gaza Strip, 25 July 2014.

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Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid Bin al Attiyah smiles during the 23rd EU-GCC Council and Ministerial Meeting in Manama 30 June 2013.
Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid al-Attiyah denied that his country objected to the Egyptian initiative for a cease-fire in Gaza, saying that Qatar, Turkey and other friendly countries consider Egypt's role in the Palestinian cause essential....

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Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of parliament from his ruling AK Party (AKP) during a meeting at the Turkish parliament in Ankara 22 November 2011.
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Transport Minister Hany Dahy said Friday that international companies are vying to win a deal with the Egyptian side for the manufacture of 700 high-quality train cars.   The minister told Al-Masry Al-Youm that a Hungarian offer enjoys several...

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Sekhemka statue
Egypt has failed to retrieve an Ancient pharaonic statue before it was sold for £14 million at a UK auction hall. An official source at the...
An Antiquities Ministry official left Cairo on Monday to follow up on developments of selling statue of Sekhemka, of the fifth dynasty, in London....
President Gamal Abdel Nasser 
Culture Minister Gaber Asfour said that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will open the museum of the late president Gamal Abdel Nasser in 2015....