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Politics

Operation Aureus-Hieratica: Egyptian-Spanish antiquities trafficking may have funded Islamic State

The details of Operation Aureus (within Spain, Operation Hieratica) – a massive and remarkable Europol-coordinated, Interpol-assisted, UNESCO-supported investigation – are beginning to emerge. (Paul Barford… 754 more words

News & Analysis

Soheir Magdi (1960) سهير مجدى

This is Egyptian dancer Soheir Magdi performing in a nightclub scene from the 1964 Egyptian film ‘Lil Rigal Faqaat’ (For Men Only للرجال فقط). The film stars Nadia Lutfi and Su’ad Husni as female geologists who are denied employment because of their gender. 30 more words

Belly Dance

El-Sissi: Egypt faces a long fight against extremists

http://www.dw.de/el-sissi-egypt-faces-a-long-fight-against-extremists/a-18228043

President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi has said Egypt must prepare for a long battle against extremists after attacks on security forces in the Sinai Peninsula. The attacks were claimed by a group loyal to “Islamic State.”The confrontation is tough, strong and evil. 52 more words

Middle East

Egypt Lists Hamas as "Terrorist Organization"

Al-Akhbar | January 31, 2015

An Egyptian court on Saturday banned the armed wing of the Palestinian resistance group Hamas and listed it as a terrorist organization.

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Wars For Israel

President: Egypt faces long fight to defeat Sinai militants

EL-ARISH, Egypt – Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi told his nation to prepare for a long fight to defeat Islamic extremists Saturday following a wave of attacks on security forces in the Sinai Peninsula. 287 more words

World