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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.

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Customers wait their turn to be served at at the Delta airlines office in Caracas July 7, 2014. Delta Air Lines will run only one flight a week to Venezuela instead of one a day because of difficulties repatriating revenue through the country's excha
Toddler Defecates on Seat Aboard Delta Airlines

By IBTimes AU

Chinese couple allowed their toddler to defecate on board Delta Airlines (Jul 30)

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Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 Memorial Outside the Dutch Embassy in Moscow
MH17 Downing Violates International Law – World Leaders

By IBTimes AU

Foreign Ministers of Mexico, Indonesia, the Republic of Korea, Turkey and Australia (MIKTA) condemn the downing of MH17 for violating the international law (Jul 29)

MORE TOPICS: AFGHANISTAN, IRAQ, AUSTRALIA, UNITED NATIONS, MEXICO, UKRAINE

A Filipino Muslim looks at her mobile phone while waiting for morning prayers to begin, during the celebration of Eid al-Fitr in Manila
Eid 2014: Facts and History on the Islamic Festival After Ramadan

By IBTimes AU

Eid al-Fitr is a holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the holy month of fasting in Islam. Also known as the Festival of Fast-Breaking, it is celebrated on the first day of Shawwal, the month that comes after Ramadan in the Islamic calendar, and lasts up to three days in some countries. (Jul 29)

MORE TOPICS: AFGHANISTAN, UNITED KINGDOM, RUSSIA, INDIA, LONDON

A plane prepares to land
Air Algerie Found in “Disintegrated State” w/o Survivors

By IBTimes AU

Air Algerie is found but unfortunately in “disintegrated state” that has left no surviving passengers - French President Francoise Hollande (Jul 26)

MORE TOPICS: UKRAINE, NIGERIA, ALGERIA, MALI, CAMEROON

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)

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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)

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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)