Iran dangerously close to following Cairo, Benghazi and Tripoli against U.S. Cairo, Egypt's anti-Islam film protests are still going on as of Thursday ... And that international conflict, known as the Iran Hostage Crisis, was also experienced during a presidential election year, with a Commander-in-Chief who, like President Obama ... 09/13/2012 - 5:41 pm | View Link
Profiles of Egypt's main presidential candidates Deputy head of the Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt's strongest political movement, and thus a top contender. A behind-the-scenes operator, el-Shater, 61, is the top Brotherhood strategist and a chief financier. Educated as an engineer, el-Shater is a ... 04/9/2012 - 7:20 am | View Link
Diplomatic Profiles: A Conversation with Jonathan Peled, Spokesman for the Embassy of Israel in the U.S. But a visit by the Israeli President is par for the course for Peled, “I’ve been here three years, and we’ve had two presidential visits ... their long-term interests. On Egypt’s Democracy Movement Our main concern today is upholding and ... 01/3/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Low profiles make a winning team We’re already starting the next presidential campaign. Political insiders are making predictions about who will run and which campaigns are ahead in the all-important “staff primary”: the race for talented personnel who help shape the outcome. 02/9/2011 - 3:46 pm | View Link
Profiles: Egypt's presidential hopefuls Nine candidates are standing against Egypt's incumbent President Mubarak ... At 48, Ibrahim Turk is one of the youngest candidates in the presidential race. Before switching to politics he was a businessman. Mr Turk became leader of the Democratic Union ... 09/1/2005 - 11:48 pm | View Link
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Egypt News Unlock the story of Egypt. Browse The New York Times's breaking news and extensive historical coverage on Egypt here. 10/21/2014 - 5:07 pm | View Website
New Egypt, New Jersey (NJ 08533) profile: population, maps ... Estimated per capita income in 2012: $27,800 New Egypt CDP income, earnings, and wages data Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $265,943 (it was $121,200 ... 10/21/2014 - 6:58 am | View Website
Hosni Mubarak Muhammad Hosni El Sayed Mubarak is an Egyptian military and political leader who served as the fourth President of Egypt from 1981 to 2011. Before he entered politics ... 10/20/2014 - 7:31 pm | View Website
Egyptian presidential election, 2012 A presidential election was held in Egypt in two rounds, the first on 23 and 24 May 2012 and the second on 16 and 17 June. The Muslim Brotherhood declared early 18 ... 10/20/2014 - 3:42 pm | View Website
Some fear Abu Ghraib has all the makings for a takeover — it's majority-Sunni population long at odds with the Shiite-led central government over issues like discrimination, political exclusion and claims of widespread arrests and prosecution — some of the very issues that prompted many Iraqis in the country's north and west to embrace this radical alternative.
In 2004, the revelation that American soldiers had tortured detainees at the prison, formally known as Baghdad Central Prison, thrust Abu Ghraib into the limelight and would later become the scene of brutal insurgent attacks.
The serenity belies mounting tensions across this region as the Islamic State group continues to make gains against an embattled Iraqi military — despite the air campaign launched by the U.
A Montana judge will consider a plea agreement Wednesday that calls for a Colorado man to plead guilty to killing a high school teacher and burying her in a shallow grave in the Bakken oil patch.
The disappearance of Sherry Arnold when she went out for a jog in January 2012 shook this town of 6,200 near the North Dakota border and shone a harsh light on the darker side of the oil boom on the Northern Plains.
The plea deal with prosecutors filed Tuesday calls for a 100-year sentence for Spell and dismissal of an attempted kidnapping charge.
Defense attorney Al Avignone said he will ask for Spell to be sentenced to the state health department, which could allow him to serve his time in a facility for the mentally disabled.
Experts for the state and defense have testified that Spell is mildly mentally disabled.
The theater announced the purchase this week with Erkiletian Development Company after they reached an agreement with the Southwest Neighborhood Assembly.
The site will allow the theater to consolidate its rehearsal spaces, housing for artists and interns, costume and prop shops, classrooms and administrative offices in one location.
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation's board of directors was to vote Wednesday afternoon to authorize a contract with Changchun Railway Vehicles to build 284 new subway cars for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.
Changchun Railway Vehicles is a subsidiary of China CNR Corporation Limited, the Chinese government-owned enterprise that is the largest rail car maker in the world.
The rail cars, the first of which will be delivered in 2018, are expected to help increase the subway system's capacity and decrease passenger wait times.
In an unprecedented two-hour televised meeting, the students passionately explained why they had taken to the streets for more than three weeks to fight for greater democracy in the specially-run Chinese region.
The meeting also highlights the vast generational and political divide that needs to be bridged to end Hong Kong's biggest political crisis since China took control of the city 17 years ago.