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Egypt cancels regional Syria talks because of Turkey’s absence
Egypt

Egypt cancels regional Syria talks because of Turkey’s absence

UNITED NATIONS — Egypt's Islamist President Mohamed Morsy has canceled a meeting of four regional powers on the Syria crisis…
Explosions strike top Syrian army building
World

Explosions strike top Syrian army building

Two loud explosions targeted one of Syria's top military command buildings in the capital Damascus on Wednesday, engulfing the building…
Morsy flies to New York to attend UN General Assembly meetings
Egypt

Morsy flies to New York to attend UN General Assembly meetings

President Mohamed Morsy flew to New York Monday morning to head the Egyptian delegation, which is participating in the 67th…
Monday’s papers: Morsy heads to New York
Egypt

Monday’s papers: Morsy heads to New York

State-owned newspaper Al-Ahram this morning leads with Egypt’s democratic change and its relations with the world being featured as part…
Intelligence report: Iran ships arms, personnel to Syria via Iraq
World

Intelligence report: Iran ships arms, personnel to Syria via Iraq

Iran has been using civilian aircraft to fly military personnel and large quantities of weapons across Iraqi airspace to Syria…
Saudi Arabia absent from Egypt-Iran-Turkey talks on Syria
World

Saudi Arabia absent from Egypt-Iran-Turkey talks on Syria

Saudi Arabia opted to stay away from a meeting of four regional powers on the Syrian crisis on Monday, adding…
UN panel spotlights disappearances in Pakistani province
World

UN panel spotlights disappearances in Pakistani province

For years, human rights groups had hoped that Western governments might lead an international outcry over a little-known epidemic of…
Syrian troops storm Damascus refugee area
World

Syrian troops storm Damascus refugee area

Syrian government troops stormed an area of Damascus populated by Palestinian refugees on Saturday after a four-day artillery assault on…
US welcomes UN and Egyptian criticism of Iran and Syria
Egypt

US welcomes UN and Egyptian criticism of Iran and Syria

WASHINGTON — The United States welcomed Thursday a decision by UN chief Ban Ki-moon and Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy to…
Arab League head meets with Syrian opposition
Egypt

Arab League head meets with Syrian opposition

  Arab League head Nabil al-Araby met with a delegation from the Syrian opposition on Monday to discuss the ongoing…
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