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    Egyptian authorities round up hundreds after rare protests

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2019

    Egyptian authorities have detained at least 373 people as they try to quash rare protests, rights monitors said on Monday, as Egyptian bonds fell and...

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    KSA joins maritime protection mission

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 02:03pm on September 18, 2019

    Saudi Arabia has joined an international maritime mission to protect commercial shipping in the Strait of Hormuz and other areas, Saudi state media reported on...

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    Sisi rebuffs videos alleging corruption

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on September 16, 2019

    Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Saturday allegations of corruption within the army and government were ‘lies and slander’, in his first public response...

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    Saudi boosts Russia ties with welcome for Black Sea wheat

    Reuters . Cairo/ Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on August 09, 2019

    Saudi Arabia will relax its bug-damage specifications for wheat imports from its next tender onwards, it told Reuters on Thursday, opening the door to Black...

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    Blast kills 20 near Cairo hospital

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 12:45pm on August 05, 2019

    A midnight explosion following a car crash outside a hospital in central Cairo has left 20 people dead and 47 injured, the health and interior...

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    Bounedjah’s tears turn from despair to joy

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on July 21, 2019

    Algeria forward Baghdad Bounedjah spent the last few minutes of their quarter-final against Ivory Coast weeping on the substitutes bench, thinking he might have cost...

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    Infantino rejects ‘colonialism’ criticism

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on July 19, 2019

    FIFA president Gianni Infantino has rejected comments that the global soccer body has taken a ‘colonialist’ attitude towards African football and its governing organisation CAF...

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    African club finals to be played over one leg

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 12:00am on July 18, 2019

    The finals of Africa’s two international club competitions will each be played in one single match in future rather than over two legs as at...

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    10 dead in attack on security forces in Egypt

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 04:25pm on June 26, 2019

    Seven Egyptian police officers and four militants were killed in a clash in the north of the Sinai Peninsula, the interior ministry said on Wednesday....

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    Mursi buried in Cairo, Islamists mourn

    Reuters . Cairo | Updated at 05:49pm on June 18, 2019

    Egypt’s Islamist ex-president Mohamed Mursi was buried in a small family ceremony early on Tuesday a day after he suffered a fatal heart attack in...