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By Robert Herriman On Monday, February 11th, 2013
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Poliovirus found in sewage samples in Cairo, Egypt

A strain of wild poliovirus genetically similar to a strain found in Sindh, Pakistan, has been found in environmental sewage samples from two areas of Cairo, Egypt, according a World Health Organization (WHO) Global More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 11th, 2013
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Abu Islam, Egyptian cleric, justified raped and sexually harassing women in Cairo Tahrir square, ‘they want to be raped’

An Egyptian Salafi preacher said raping and sexually harassing women protesters in Cairo’s Tahrir Square is justified, calling them “crusaders” who “have no shame, no fear and not even feminism.” In an More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, February 9th, 2013
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Egypt court rules to block YouTube over anti-Muslim film as ‘threat to social peace’

The Egypt court ruled this week that the authorities must take measures to block access to the YouTube site for a month, after a complaint by an Egyptian who accused YouTube of being a “threat to social peace” More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, February 3rd, 2013
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ZOA celebrates Senator Rand Paul’s bill to stop the sale of weapons to Egypt, what is AIPACs position?

photo Ron Almo There are numerous Jewish-American groups throughout the country and one of them gave a “hats off” to the junior Kentucky Senator recently. The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, December 7th, 2012
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Photos Egyptian protest against President Morsi and the constitutional declaration

These are some photos from the protests in Tahrir Square Egypt as President Morsi declared more power. For the complete photostream, check it out here 27 November 2012, Tahrir Square. Tahrir Square was full after More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, December 7th, 2012
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Egyptian President stands ground, will not cancel vote on constitution

Aides are defecting and tanks circle the palace in Cairo, but Egyptian Mohamed Morsi says he will not back down. Morsi says he will not tolerate killings or sabotage, and says many “thugs” are organizing More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, November 30th, 2012
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Egypt protests continue as the new constitution empowering Morsi moves forward

Friday marked the beginning of the new Egyptian constitution as protesters continue to flood the streets of Cairo. The politicians haggled for 21 hours over 234 articles to get the draft to President Mohamed Morsi More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 22nd, 2012
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Al-Qaeda leader’s brother says ‘fighting Israel, fighting Jews is a religious duty’ VIDEO

Egyptian Salafist Muhammad Al-Zawahiri, brother of Al-Qaeda leader Ayman Al-Zawahiri, recently called for jihad against the Jews. In a television interview which aired on Egypt’s CBC TV on October 4, Zawahiri More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, October 17th, 2012
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Ayman al-Zawahiri, al Qaeda leader, calls for holy war against the US

Ayman al-Zawahiri, the leader of al Qaeda since Osama bin Laden’s assassination, called for a holy war against the United States and Israel Saturday over the anti-Muslim video that triggered protests throughout More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, October 12th, 2012
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Jake Tapper to Jay Carney on Obama ‘Didn’t President Obama shoot first and aim later’

Jake Tapper challenging Jay Carney on the Obama administration handling Libya – screenshot to CSPAN video White House press secretary Jay Carney faced some tough questioning on Thursday from ABC’s Jake More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, October 10th, 2012
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Protests in Cairo at US Embassy continue, breach condemned by government NEW PHOTOS

For the fourth day, demonstrations continue in the vicinity of the US Embassy in Cairo, stirred by a movie mocking Islam and Prophet Muhammad. Early Friday, a few hundreds of demonstrators gathered in Tahrir square More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, September 25th, 2012
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President Obama praises Chris Stevens to UN Assembly, calls for ‘universal values’

President Obama began his address to the UN Assembly by praising Libyan ambassador Christopher Stevens, who was murdered on September 11th. J. Christopher Stevens, United States ambassador to Libya from May 2012 More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, September 24th, 2012
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President Obama answers to some challenging questions during Univision interview

President Obama fielded tough questions from Univision anchors Jorge Ramos and Maria Elena Salinas at the University of Miami-Dade Thursday afternoon. The most difficult question came from Ramos, an advocate of More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, September 22nd, 2012
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Jay Carney, White House, now calls Libya attack on US Embassy a ‘terrorist’ attack

2011 photo White House press office The White House is now calling the Libya terror attack that resulted in the death of four Americans, including the American ambassador to that country, a “terrorist attack.” From More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, September 14th, 2012
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Syrian rebels capture and execute 18 soldiers in Aleppo

International Peace Envoy Lakhdar Brahimi is to head to Damascus today (Thursday) to meet Syria’s President Bashar al Assad, an Arab diplomat in Cairo said, as fresh bloodshed gripped the north of the country. In More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, September 13th, 2012
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‘Anti-terror’ Marine task force and 2 Navy Destroyers headed to Libya for added security

When the Pentagon called out the Marines on Wednesday and dispatched them to Libya, it wasn’t the first wave of an invading force. FAST Marines (Marines assigned to the Fleet Anti-terrorism Security Team), like More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, September 13th, 2012
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US Embassy in Yemen stormed by ‘protesters,’ Iranians chant ‘Death to America’

Protesters claiming to be angry from an anti-Islam film have stormed the US Embassy compound in Yemen’s capital, Sanaa, as demonstrations seem to be spreading to many countries across the Middle East. The More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
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Egypt and Libya protests were planned and coordinated by Islamic leaders

The initial reports indicated that the Libyan and Egyptian protests were in response to a Youtube video which insults the Prophet Muhammed. No experts are comparing some notes and speculating that the attacks were More...

By deskofbrian On Tuesday, February 8th, 2011
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Bill O’Reilly pre-Super Bowl interview with President Barack Obama TRANSCRIPT

SPEAKERS: PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA BILL O’REILLY, FOX NEWS ANCHOR O’REILLY: Mr. President, thank you very much for doing this. And I must thank you on behalf of the FOX News Channel for helping out Greg More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, February 4th, 2011
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Designer Kenneth Cole apologizes for obnoxious tweet about Egypt protests

On Thursday, designer Kenneth Cole landed in some hot water after tweeting, with tongue planted in cheek, that all the unrest in Egypt may somehow be related to news of his spring line. Um, yeah. Here’s the More...


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