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Egypt

Egypt, officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a country mainly in North Africa, with the Sinai Peninsula forming a land bridge in Southwest Asia. Thereby, Egypt is a transcontinental country, and is considered to be a major power in North Africa, Mediterranean Region, African continent, Nile Basin, Islamic World and the Red Sea.

Articles About Egypt

Flares fired by the Israeli military are seen above the northern Gaza Strip, after a five-hour humanitarian truce
Israel Invades Gaza after Killing 231 Palestinians & Injuring 1,700 in Last 10 Days

By IBTimes AU

Israel launched it ground invasion on Gaza after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had placed orders to the military to go ahead. Israeli tanks arrived at Gaza on Thursday, July 17. (Jul 18)

MORE TOPICS: AL JAZEERA, ISRAEL, TWITTER

A Palestinian boy and his father look at the house of top Hamas political leader Mahmoud Zahar which police said was targeted by an Israeli air strike in Gaza City
Israel Plans Gaza ‘Take-Over’ as Hamas Refused to Attend Peace Talks in Cairo

By IBTimes AU

Hamas has refused to take part in peace talks scheduled to be held in Cairo. Israel, on the other hand, is reportedly planning ground invasion of Gaza. (Jul 17)

MORE TOPICS: ISRAEL

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators display signs outside of New York City hall, where a pro-Israel rally organised by local Jewish communities is taking place, in New York
Canada Takes Stand for Israel Again, U.S.A Maintains ‘Double Standards’

By IBTimes AU

Canada has strongly criticised Hamas for refusing to accept Israel’s ceasefire, as proposed by Egypt. (Jul 16)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, ISRAEL, WHITE HOUSE, CRIMINAL LAW, LONDON

Protesters gesture during a protest near the Israeli embassy in Amman, calling for an end to Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip
Palestine Massacre Continues: Hamas Violates Ceasefire, Israel Promises to ‘Broaden Offensive’ in Reply

By IBTimes AU

The massacre in Palestine continues but now the civilians in the country may start accusing Hamas of being responsible for further bloodshed. (Jul 16)

MORE TOPICS: ISRAEL

FOX TV Series 2014 Premiere Schedule: Utopia, New Girl, Sleepy Hollow and More! [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Summer is in full swing in the northern hemisphere and FOX channel is gearing up towards the colder months when the weather will bring people back inside and cuddling up on your couch in front of the television feels more conducive after all the outdoor summer activities. (Jul 15)

British Actors Patrick Stewart (L-R), James McAvoy, Ian McKellen and Irish-German Actor Michael Fassbender Arrive for the British Premiere of 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' at Leicester Square in London in This May 12, 2014 file photo
Why X-Men's Apocalypse Will be a Super-Villain: The Four Horseman, Clan Akkaba, Immortality

By IBTimes AU

The immortal Apocalypse will make its appearance in the coming "X-Men" sequel, "X-Men: Apocalypse." With the aid of the Four Horsemen and the Clan Akkaba, he is going to be one super-villain who's going to cause big trouble for Marvel's mutant superheroes. (Jul 03)

X-Men: Apocalypse Spoilers:Bryan Singer Reveals Details about the Opening Act of Days of Future Past Sequel on Instagram

By IBTimes AU

After the success of “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” fans are now looking forward to the movie’s sequel. Minor details and spoilers from “X-Men: Apocalypse” are swirling around, thanks to the movie’s director Bryan Singer. Read on to find out more. (Jul 03)

Peter Greste, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed listen to a ruling at a court in Cairo
UK, Canada & United States Condemn 7-Year Imprisonment of Al Jazeera Journalist

By IBTimes AU

Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy who works for Al Jazeera English was sentenced to 7-year imprisonment in Egypt, and the ruling has enraged the international community. (Jun 24)

MORE TOPICS: AL JAZEERA, HUMAN RIGHTS, COURT, WHITE HOUSE, TONY ABBOTT

Ghana's Ayew celebrates his goal against South Korea during their international soccer friendly at Sun Life stadium ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Miami
FIFA World Cup 2014 Predictions: Match #14 Ghana vs. U.S.A

By IBTimes AU

The fourteenth match of the FIFA World Cup 2014 is going to be held between Ghana and the United States. (Jun 13)

MORE TOPICS: SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA, NIGERIA, GHANA

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AU Export Boycott Looms Over 'Disputed' Territory

By IBTimes AU

Arabic and Islamic nations have threatened to boycott products from Australia after the government's decision to change calling the West bank from "occupied" to "disputed" territory. (Jun 13)

MORE TOPICS: PAKISTAN, AUSTRALIA, UNITED NATIONS, INTERNATIONAL LAW