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Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention

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President Donald Trump on Friday welcomed back to the United States Aya Hijazi, an Egyptian-American charity worker whose release from jail in Egypt was sought by Trump when he met Egypt's president early this month. Trump and his aides had engaged in behind-the-scenes diplomatic efforts to gain her freedom after attempts by the previous Obama administration failed.

Human Rights Watch calls for end to Egypt military aid

Added: 23.04.2017 8:37 | 0 views | 0 comments

US and others urged to cut military aid to Egypt after video of apparent summary executions surfaces. ......

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Human Rights Watch calls for end to Egypt military aid

Added: 23.04.2017 7:20 | 0 views | 0 comments

US and others urged to cut military aid to Egypt after video of apparent summary executions surfaces.

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From: www.aljazeera.com

Egyptian-American woman freed in Egypt goes home on U.S. military plane

Added: 22.04.2017 22:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

An Egyptian-American woman detained in Egypt for nearly three years on human trafficking charges was flown back to the United States on Thursday on a U.S. military plane, accompanied by a top White House official, a senior administration official said. Aya Hijazi, an Egyptian who holds U.S. citizenship, was acquitted by a Cairo court on Sunday along with seven others who had worked with street children. Hijazi was released from jail on Tuesday, having been held for nearly three years.

Army accused of extrajudicial killings in Egypt video

Added: 22.04.2017 13:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Footage posted online purportedly shows soldiers executing detainees in Sinai and then trying to cover up the facts.

From: www.aljazeera.com

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Added: 22.04.2017 11:00 | 0 views | 0 comments


"The bombing of one of Bashar al-Assad’s airfields must have sent premonitions through the minds of Kim Jong-un and his generals: they could be next," states an editorial. "The deployment of significant American naval assets to the South China Sea must also represent evidence to the North Korean leadership that Donald Trump wants to send a message to all of his nation’s enemies in the world: don’t mess with America.... The more the North Koreans believe he might [bomb North Korea], the more circumspect they ought to be.

Egypt army says senior IS cleric killed in Sinai

Added: 22.04.2017 1:24 | 2 views | 0 comments


The Egyptian military said Thursday it killed a senior Islamic State group cleric and 18 jihadists in air strikes in the Sinai Peninsula where the extremists are waging an insurgency. The announcement came after the jihadists claimed a series of attacks, including a shooting near a monastery this week and twin church bombings on April 9 that killed dozens. Among the jihadists killed was "one of the prominent leaders of the so-called Ansar Beit al-Maqdis, the head of the religious affairs committee in the group," the military said, without saying when the strikes occurred.

Trump meets freed Egypt aid worker in Oval Office

Added: 21.04.2017 21:46 | 2 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump sat with Aya Hijazi, the Egyptian-American aid worker he helped free from prison

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Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention

Added: 21.04.2017 21:22 | 4 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump on Friday welcomed back to the United States Aya Hijazi, an Egyptian-American charity worker whose release from jail in Egypt was sought by Trump when he met Egypt's president early this month.

From: feeds.reuters.com

Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention

Added: 21.04.2017 17:47 | 1 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump on Friday welcomed back to the United States Aya Hijazi, an Egyptian-American charity worker whose release from jail in Egypt was sought by Trump when he met Egypt's president early this month.

From: feeds.reuters.com

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