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CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports from Cairo on the latest developments in Egypt, and the international response to the conflict taking place.
Violence in Egypt looks set to continue after 25 people were killed in the Sinai peninsula on Monday, after the military reaffirmed its "road map", reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.
Thousands of protesters took to the streets in cities across Egypt on Friday, including Tanta, Alexandria and Nasr City in eastern Cairo.
CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports on the latest developments in Egypt where an attack on the Suez canal left 7 soldiers dead.
The Egyptian army has moved to block access over a key Cairo bridge and state TV as pro-Mursi supporters get ready for what they call the "Friday of anger", reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.
The death toll rises from violent clashes in Egypt between the armed forces and supporters of the deposed president Mohammed Morsi, leading some to warn the country risks sliding into civil war.
Shibley Telhami, Professor for Peace and Development at the University of Maryland, says the Muslim Brotherhood will fight for power in Egypt, but civil war won't help either party.
Investors should view Egypt's political crisis as a buying opportunity and get in "sooner rather than later", the country's finance minister told CNBC on Thursday.
The United States urged Egypt to pull "back from the brink" after security forces killed dozens of supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi and opened a dangerous new phase in the army's confrontation with his Muslim Brotherhood.
Libya has posted an online advertisement seeking a candidate to run its central bank, although it is not quite clear whether that means the man who has been doing the job has been fired.
Egyptian security forces shot dead at least 70 supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi on Saturday, his Muslim Brotherhood said.
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The Egyptian military released video it claims proves troops were attacked during yesterday's deadly clashes with protestors, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.
Ace Hardware has become the first U.S. business to announce a partnership to open a franchise in the war-torn country. It means more than a mere business opportunity.
Despite the military's "draw down" from Afghanistan and Iraq, budget cuts, bureaucratic red tape, and supply chain inefficiency can make obtaining needed gear difficult or impossible for many troops.
Steven Fish, Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley believes what happened in Egypt was a coup d'etat by the military, despite the popular support behind it.
Mass demonstrations across Egypt on Sunday may determine its future, two and half years after people power toppled a dictator they called Pharaoh and ushered in a democracy crippled by bitter divisions.
Two people were killed when protesters stormed an office of Egypt's ruling Muslim Brotherhood in Alexandria, adding to growing tension ahead of mass rallies aimed at unseating the Islamist president.
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