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  • Egypt offers military training to Libya, citing ISIL threat
    Egypt has offered to train pro-government forces battling rival armed groups in Libya, stepping up efforts to eradicate what it says is a threat to its own stability from the anarchy engulfing its neighbor.
    Hurriyet.  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:32:00 +0200.
  • Eni Looks Past Uncertainty in Egypt
    As a number of foreign firms weigh their options on Egyptian oil and gas productions, Italy’s Eni announced plans to expand their region footprint with three new explorations licenses.
    By Christopher Coats.  Forbes.  Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:14:00 GMT.
  • Hosni Mubarak verdict postponed
    A verdict is postponed in the retrial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who faces charges of ordering the killing of protesters.
    BBC News.  Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10:48:45 GMT.
  • Egyptian Court Postpones Verdict In Mubarak Trial
    An Egyptian court has postponed until November 29 the announcement of a verdict in the trial of former president Hosni Mubarak on charges of involvement in the killing of protesters in a 2011 uprising that ended his rule.
    Radio Liberty.  Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10:07:13 +0000.
  • Egypt Postpones Mubarak Verdict - Again
    An Egyptian court has postponed until November its ruling in the trial of former president Hosni Mubarak, charged with complicity in the killings of protesters during the 2011 revolt that ousted him. ...
    Voice of America.  Sat, 27 Sep 2014 06:34:05 -0400.
  • Incognito refs to a spying 'Rambo'
    From incognito refs in Egypt and a spying 'Rambo' coach in Italy - five lesser-known rivalries in world football.
    BBC News.  Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:42:28 GMT.
  • Remarks by President Obama Before Bilateral Meeting with President el-SiSi of Egypt
    United Nations Building New York City, New York 12:30 P.M. ...
    The White House.  The White House.  Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:39:00 +0000.
  • Africa: African Press Review 24 September 2014
    [RFI]Zimbabwe's finance minister wants to cut the public-sector wage bill. SA papers have their eyes on China and the Middle East. Egypt's president is to meet Barack Obama for the first time. ...
    All Africa.  Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:38:36 GMT.
  • Op-Ed Contributor: Egypt’s Hunger Strikers
    Desperation grows among political prisoners, but the regime continues to ignore their plight.
    By Mayy El Sheikh.  International Herald Tribune.  Wed, 24 Sep 2014 10:15:56 GMT.
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  • Israelis, Palestinians Resume Gaza Truce Talks
    Talks between Israel and the Palestinians to cement the Gaza cease-fire agreement signed last month resumed Tuesday in Cairo . ...
    Voice of America.  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:22:25 -0400.
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Facts About Egypt

The Arab Republic of Egypt, located in northeast Africa, is governed by a People's Assembly and by a President who appoints a Prime Minister and a Cabinet.  Egypt's capital city is Cairo, and its currency is the Egyptian Pound.  The primary spoken language of Egyptians is Arabic and, in 2007, Egypt's estimated population was 80,335,000.

For more news and information about Egypt, visit this official Egyptian government website.  For detailed maps of Egypt, visit this Egypt map website.

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