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Egyptian diplomat in Spain to follow up on business tycoon's case

Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Ahmed Fathallah on Tuesday flew to Spain to attend the inauguration of the new secretary general at...

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Hussein Salem should be kept under house arrest, says Spain's attorney general

Spain's attorney general has asked that Egyptian business tycoon Hussein Salem be kept under house arrest, event after he pays...

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Close Mubarak confidant can't pay bail, say judicial sources

Hussein Salem has not yet paid bail because he has yet to find “clean” sources of money, said senior Spanish...

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Spain investigates how Hussein Salem obtained citizenship

An Egyptian source following the Spanish government's investigations into Egyptian business tycoon Hussein Salem said it is investigating whether Hussein...

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Human Rights Watch: The Egyptian revolution is not over

In his first visit to Egypt since unrest broke out in January, the Executive Director of Human Rights Watch, Kenneth...

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Egypt to officially request Germany to return Nefertiti bust

Minister of Antiquites Zahi Hawass said he would send the German government an official request next week to return the...

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US ambassador stresses need to include women in politics

US Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanie Verveer has stressed the need for the inclusion of women in the committee...

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27 artifacts missing from Delta warehouse

Mohamed Abdel Maqsoud, head of the Central Administration of Lower and Upper Egypt Antiquities, has announced that 27 artifacts are...

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54 antiquities stolen from Egyptian Museum

Egyptian Museum Curator Tarek al-Awady said 54 antiquities were stolen from the museum on 28 January, the day police withdrew...

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Brotherhood leader urges Islamic political unity, denounces extremism

At a symposium held on Wednesday concerning the future of Egyptian political parties after the revolution, Muslim Brotherhood leader Abul...

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Police presence returns to Tahrir

Police forces returned on Wednesday to Cairo's Tahrir Square for the first time in 40 days. On Friday, 28 January,...

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Former ministers deny giving ancient jewelry to Suzanne Mubarak

Former Culture Minister Farouk Hosni, former Minister of State for Antiquities Zahi Hawass, and Director of Alexandria's National Museum Ibrahim...

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New Egyptian Minister of Culture resigns for 'health reasons'

In the first surprise by the new Egyptian government headed by Ahmed Shafiq, Minister of Culture Gaber Asfour rendered his...

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Antiquities missing from Coptic Museum

“We found out three years ago that there were five important pieces of antiquities missing from the Coptic Museum,” said...

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