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International diplomats, foreign ministers and UN representatives are frantically trying to achieve a ceasefire in the Gaza war. US Secretary of State John Kerry and UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon traveled to Cairo to look for ways to end what has ..
US efforts to broker a ceasefire in Gaza are gathering pace, with Secretary of State John Kerry visiting Egypt. He has called on Hamas to accept an offer from Cairo to attend talks on negotiating a truce. Egypt has played the role of Middle East ..
The Israeli military bombarded the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, pushing the Palestinian death toll to nearly 600. The latest attacks left plumes of black smoke in the sky over the coastal enclave as ground troops continued their fierce offensive. US ..
After arriving in Cairo late Monday to hold crisis talks on the Gaza conflict, Secretary Kerry called Israel's military offensive 'appropriate and legitimate,' while at the same time expressing concern for the safety of civilians, who have borne the ..
Kerry arrived in Cairo late on Monday to join Ban, who had arrived earlier in the day, in trying to persuade Israel and the Islamist militant group Hamas to end almost two weeks of fighting in the Gaza Strip which has claimed more than 500 lives, ..
Secretary of State John Kerry is due to arrive in Cairo on Monday where he is expected to urge Hamas to accept a cease-fire agreement offered by Egypt that would halt nearly two weeks of fighting with Israel. Meanwhile, the death toll in Gaza ..
CAIRO: An attack by a gunmen firing rocket-propelled grenades on an Egyptian border guards checkpoint and this attack kill 15 soldiers, officials and media of state has said that in one of the biggest assaults since president Mohamed Morsi s ..
CAIRO: Gunmen firing rocket-propelled grenades attacked an Egyptian border guards checkpoint Saturday, killing 15 soldiers, officials and state media said, in one of the biggest assaults since president Mohamed Morsi´s ouster.Militants have stepped ..
Arab League foreign ministers holding an emergency meeting in Cairo have called on both Israel and Palestinian militants to observe a dawn ceasefire. After backing the Egyptian initiative, the ministers also reflected on a call by the Palestinian ..
Israel's security cabinet was due to meet early on Tuesday to discuss the plan proposed by Cairo, despite opposition to any backing down from hardline nationalists within the government. The Egyptian Foreign Ministry on Monday evening proposed a ..