'Ailing' Mubarak reportedly in coma
Brisbane Times - 021611
Asked about reports that Mr
Mubarak may have suffered a stroke,
Mr Shoukry said that "from an official perspective, I have no information
related to the ex-president's health". But, he added that he "might have
Mubarak Resigns: Reaction from Egypt BBC News -
Hosni Mubarak has stepped down as president of Egypt, after weeks of protest in
Cairo and other cities. The news was greeted with a huge outburst of joy and
celebration by thousands in Cairo's Tahrir Square - the heart of the
Journalists Report Second Day of Detentions, Harassment In
CNN International - Christine Theodorou - 020311
Egypt (CNN) -- Journalists attempting to cover unprecedented unrest in Egypt
reported being targeted, beaten, arrested and harassed by security forces and
police for a second day Thursday. Al Jazeera released a statement ...
Internet service was not restored until February 2nd.
Egyptians turn to Internet dial-up services San Francisco Chronicle -
That's how many old-fashioned dial-up Internet services are being offered to
Egyptians to get around the government's shutdown of the Web, according to
French Data Network.
International press institutes have come out strongly against
Egyptian authorities’ suppression of the media, following the withdrawal of Al
Jazeera’s license to broadcast from the North African country.
The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) condemned on Sunday
the information ministry’s move to shutdown Al Jazeera’s bureau in the country.
The CPJ described the move as an attempt to “disrupt media
coverage by Al Jazeera and calls on them to reverse the decision immediately.”
Cables: Egypt, US clash over democracy
The Associated Press - 012811
Relations between the US and Egypt appeared to be improving after Obama won in
2008, according to some of the diplomatic correspondence disclosed by ...
NewsFocus: I can't
help but think when I hear things like this... "How
is the US and the CIA involved?" You can't blame anyone for thinking
that, given the history of international meddling by this infamous agency.
remember this one? The PowerPoint That
Rocked the Pentagon. During the Bush
Administration, it was presented on July 10, 2002 to the Defense
Policy Board, a group of prominent intellectuals and former
senior officials that advises the Pentagon on defense policy. It
was called, “Grand strategy for the Middle East: Iraq is the
tactical pivot. Saudi Arabia the strategic pivot. Egypt the
Coming To America?
Inevitably, it is the people who are to rule freedom, not
politicians or the ultra-rich.
How To Translate The State Department Briefing On Egyptian
Many people understand that this is truly the way it is. Nice job
Egypt Protests Show American Foreign-Policy Folly InformationClearinghouse, byStephen Kinze Accepting that Arabs have the right to elect
their own leaders means accepting the rise of governments that do not share
America’s pro-Israel militancy. This is the dilemma Washington now faces.
Egypt's Next Strongman BY ISSANDR AMRANI When Cairo switched its strategic alliance from
Moscow to Washington, he received training at the John F. Kennedy Special
Warfare School and Center at Fort Bragg, N.C., in the 1980s. Suleiman continues
to have privileged contacts with U.S. intelligence and military officials, with
whom he has now been dealing for at least a quarter-century.Continue