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Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 08/20/2013

Obama calls national security meeting on aid to Egypt

A White House spokesman said he does not anticipate any major announcement about U.S. aid to Egypt.

By Philip Rucker  |  02:10 PM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  obama egypt; egypt aid; national security council

Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 08/15/2013

Rand Paul to Obama: Stop 'skirting' the law, cancel Egypt's foreign aid

Paul said the uprising meets the definition of a coup, which would require ceasing any foreign aid.

By Aaron Blake  |  02:06 PM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Obama addresses violence in Egypt from vacation (audio, photo, transcript)

"Violence ... will only feed the cycle of polarization that isolates Egyptians from the world and continues to hamper (it's) economic growth," Obama said.

By Aaron Blake  |  10:46 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 07/07/2013

Egypt's ElBaradei cancels 'Meet The Press' appearance

Mohamed ElBaradei is at the center of disputes about Egypt's future leadership.

By Sean Sullivan  |  10:53 AM ET, 07/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 07/07/2013

Corker says U.S. should try to apply calm in Egypt

The Senate Foreign Relations chair urges the U.S. to play a calming role in Egypt.

By Sean Sullivan  |  09:46 AM ET, 07/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  egypt