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By The Dispatch On Saturday, May 18th, 2019
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Greene County Felon, Michael Greenholtz Sentenced for Illegally Possessing a Firearm

Michael Greenholtz, age 24, of Cairo, New York, was sentenced today to 24 months in prison for illegally possessing a .22 caliber revolver as a prohibited person. Photo/Steve Buissinne The announcement was made More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
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Egypt: Mahmoud Abou Zeid, Shawkan, released after spending over 5 years in prison

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) hails today’s release of Mahmoud Abou Zeid, the Egyptian photojournalist also known as Shawkan, after more than five and a half years in prison, but deplores that the fact that More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
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Egypt: NY Times David Kirkpatrick refused entry into Cairo, Ahmed Gamal Zyada arrested over social media remarks

Two journalists have been detained on landing at Cairo airport in the past few weeks. One, a US reporter, was denied entry and put on a flight back to Europe. The other, an Egyptian photojournalist, was imprisoned. More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, October 13th, 2018
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Egyptian court sentenced 17 Islamic militants to death, ties to Coptic Orthodox Church suicide bombing

(International Christian Concern) –A week ago, an Egyptian military court sentenced 17 Islamic militants to death. The 17 militants were prosecuted after plotting attacks against Christians and Christian churches More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, September 10th, 2018
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Egypt handouts 75 death sentences to Muslim Brotherhood rebels, UN’s Michelle Bachelet says it’s ‘unfair’

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet said today that she is extremely concerned that an Egyptian court’s confirmation of 75 death sentences on Saturday did not result from a fair trial, More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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George Soros funding pro-abortion groups, messaging all around the globe

When conservative media cover billionaire investor George Soros’ support for abortion, it focuses mainly on the funding of Planned Parenthood, but his list of other organizations include the International Women’s More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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Aya Hijazi released from Egypt prison: Sens. Graham and McCain applaud President Trump

U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) and John McCain (R-Arizona) released the following statement on the release of Aya Hijazi and other humanitarian aid workers from prison in Egypt: “We join the entire More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016
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Five years ago: UN reported that Internet access is a ‘basic human right’

photo/ Gerd Altmann via pixabay The United Nations counts internet access as a basic human right in a report that bears implications both to on-going events in the Arab Spring and to the Obama administration’s war More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 21st, 2016
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Egypt’s Al-Azhar Professor Suad Saleh rape allowed by Allah, Islam ‘only regulated’ the practice, makes infidel women slaves

According to an Islamic scholar from the Al-Azhar University in Cairo, Egypt, Muslim men are allowed by Allah to rape non-Muslim or infidel women to “humiliate” them. In a recent interview on Cairo More...

By Zach Jones On Monday, November 2nd, 2015
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Details emerge surrounding Russian plane crash, killing 224 over Egypt

A Russian airliner carrying 224 passengers crashed into a mountainous area of Egypt’s Sinai peninsula on Saturday shortly after losing radar contact near cruising altitude, killing all aboard. The Islamic More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, July 5th, 2015
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New law in Egypt: Jail journalist for publishing figures which contradict official government statement

Egypt is being accused of making an aggressive assault on free speech on Sunday, after its cabinet drafted a law that criminalizes the reporting of terrorism statistics that contradicts those the government More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
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Women Mistreated Around The Globe Throughout History

Women have been treated poorly throughout history in many cultures. It is well documented that hundreds of years ago that women were seen as second class. This will outline the instances were women were treated More...

By Laura Jones On Monday, August 11th, 2014
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Israel and Hamas ceasefire leads to more talks, terrorists still refusing to disarm

Israel and the terrorist group Hamas are once again under a 72-hour ceasefire, as world leaders push for the opposing sides to negotiate a permanent peace agreement and end the month-long conflict. The ceasefire More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, March 6th, 2014
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Egypt’s Al-Azhar Institute: ‘Noah’ irreligious and should be banned

The Al-Azhar Institute in Cairo, Egypt’s top Islamic body, says the film “Noah”, starring Russel Crowe should be banned because it is “irreligious”, according to an AFP report today. Will More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, May 18th, 2013
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Egypt health officials say salmonella contaminated food behind latest Al-Azhar University outbreak

In a follow up to a report last month, Egyptian health officials are reporting that the most recent outbreak to strike Al-Azhar University in Cairo was due to salmonella-tainted food, according to a Ahram Online More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, April 30th, 2013
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Al-Azhar University in Cairo battles another food poisoning outbreak

For the second time in a month, Cairo-based al- Azhar University is dealing with a large food poisoning outbreak among students, according to a Xinhua report today. Al-Azhar Mosque and Al Azhar University, Cairo.Public More...

By Robert Herriman On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013
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Al-Azhar University principal, Osama al-Abed, fired over food poisoning outbreak, Muslim Brotherhood denies being behind student illnesses

In a follow up to a story about a mass food poisoning outbreak at one of Cairo’s universities earlier this week, it is reported that Al-Azhar University principal, Osama al-Abed has been dismissed from his More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
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Cairo: Hundreds of Al-Azhar University students stage protests after food poisoning outbreak

A food borne outbreak that sickened nearly 500 students prompted hundreds to stage protests against school administration at the Cairo university, according to an Egypt Independent report Monday.   Al-Azhar More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, March 5th, 2013
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Locusts swarm Egypt: The eighth plague of Egypt not quite revisited

On the same weekend that the History Channel featured the first episode of the miniseries, “The Bible”, which did tell the story of the plagues of Egypt. Over the skies of Cairo millions of locusts swarmed, More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, February 28th, 2013
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Christians in Libya, Egypt arrested and tortured, Sherif Ramses identified

Arrests continue of Christians accused of “proselytizing” in Libya, with a total of seven now known to be in custody including one reported to have been tortured, sources said. The Christian Post details More...


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