Current number of Syrian refugees outside Syria much higher than previous UN estimate
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Despite, or perhaps because of, the prevalence of recreational drug use in Egypt, especially with regards to hashish and marihuana, there seems to be a ‘blind-eye’ approach to the presence of the country’s underlying and more problematic drug culture
Details of a new bond buying plan by the European Central Bank (ECB) fueled a surge in some Spanish and Italian debts and increased mediated talks between European leaders. German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with the President of the European Union (EU) Herman van Rompuy in Berlin on Tuesday, while French President François Hollande travelled …
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The Egyptian Organisation for Human Rights (EOHR) condemned an attack on two Egyptian doctors working in Kuwait on Monday. According to the EOHR, the Egyptian government has failed to provide sufficient security for Egyptians working overseas by not properly investigating or seriously pursuing crimes against Egyptian migrant workers. The attack happened at Jahra Hospital, in …
New special envoy to Syria admits the task ahead may be insurmountable as violence continues unabated
Tutu believes legality of the US-led invasion of Iraq and civilian casualties justify investigation
The continuing violence in Syria and the apparently well-coordinated attacks on military installations by the Free Syrian Army (FSA) indicate strong leadership and increased armament
Increased offensives within Syria, defections and mounting regional pressure
Hits against “two terror activity sites” in Gaza leave two civilians injured
A small group of protesters rally in front of the Iranian Embassy against Iranian backing of Al-Assad’s regime.
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As yet unknown but presumably well organised group responsible
Death toll expected to rise if violence continues
Prospects of improving Egypt’s economic situation, as Morsy visits China
Israeli court rules Rachel Corrie’s death by a bulldozer not intentional.
The dilemma surrounding Issam Al-Houti comes to an end
Public pressure leads Libyan Interim Interior Minister to resign, following the recent attacks on Sufi religious sites
Movement for Oneness and Jihad kidnaps an Algerian consulate employee
Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, remembered.
Finding 200 dead bodies, activists accuse the Syrian army of war crimes
Egypt re-opens the Rafah border, says EOHR Senior Foreign Relations Officer
As security forces continue their crackdown on militants, four arrested near the Rafah border
Mali Islamists threaten to exact retribution on Algeria after hostage swap deal was refused.
Strikes continue in South Africa, following the death of 44 miners
In an attempt to enhance foreign ties, Morsy is set to visit Iran, China and the US