Posts Tagged ‘Egypt’

February 19th, 2017 - 12:19 am § in Misc.

Kind Tut’s Curse .. in dance mode


November 17th, 2016 - 9:00 am § in Misc.

Women and Egypt and Islam


March 6th, 2016 - 6:34 pm § in Misc.

Eating While Israeli:  Egyptian lawmaker struck a colleague with a shoe after the host donmed with an Israeli.

Cairo (AFP) – MP Tawfiq Okasha came under fire after he invited Israel’s ambassador  to his home for dinner last week . Egyptian lawmakers expressed outrage  and one hit him with a shoe — an insult in the Arab world. Okasha talked about his meeting with Koren, saying the two agr[...]

January 3rd, 2016 - 9:08 am § in Misc.

Democracy, Egyptian

Egypt’s Sisi appoints 28 MPs Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi issued Thursday a presidential decree to appoint 28 legislators to the country’s newly elected parliament.[...]

June 16th, 2015 - 5:22 am § in Israel/Palestine, Misc., Saudi Arabia

THE Ave Challenge: Who and where

A. Israeli Soldiers, Temple Mount B. Egyptian soldiers, Karnak C. Iranian soldiers, Qom D. Saudi soldiers, Kaabah E. Somali soldiers, Kaabah   For more TA Challenges, click here.[...]

June 12th, 2015 - 12:44 pm § in Israel/Palestine, Misc.

Egypt and Israel: drive together by Hamas and Isis?

Famous Egyptian writer says Hamas is “the real enemy,” not Israel Ali Salem says there are currently Israeli factories in Egypt and normalization with Israel is necessary. Egyptian writer and playwright Ali Salem, who has a record of… JEWSNEWS.CO.IL[...]

February 9th, 2015 - 12:10 pm § in Russia

USSR .. we are still super!

 Vladimir Putin’s visits Egypt and  agrees to military support for North Korea As the EU and US  contend with Russian expansion into Ukraine, Russian president Vladimir Putin is reminding everyone that the USSR was once a world power. Ben Judah, a chronicler of Putin’s life, and the auth[...]

January 31st, 2015 - 1:48 am § in Israel/Palestine

Why Palestine Can Not Survive Without Israel

Over at the Global Post, Basil El-Baz, CEO of Carbon Holdings, an Egyptian  oil and gas company has said the hard truth about the hard truth is that the economies of the Middle East.  The obvious exception to his depressing remarks is Israel.  For a Palestinsian stste to prosper, it would need [...]

September 6th, 2014 - 9:51 am § in Misc.

IS spreads its talons to Egypt

Reuters reports that the “Islamic State”  has been working in Egypt with an illegal  dangerous militant group, the Sinai-based Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis,  The Ansar group  has killed hundreds of members of the Egyptian security forces over the last year. The success of Islamic State in se[...]

August 11th, 2014 - 10:12 am § in Politics

Spies in Egypt