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Swarms of Locusts Cross Into Israel From Egypt

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It seemed, to many Israelis, a vivid enactment of the eighth plague visited upon the obdurate Pharaoh: Three weeks before Passover, locusts swarmed across the border from Egypt.
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Biblical proportions? It seems not.

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Biblical proportions? It seems not.

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Egypt’s Popular Anger Shifts to Israel and Saudi Arabia

Egyptians are angry, say Arab commentators, and it’s not just because of unemployment, deteriorating security or the continued de-facto rule of the military.
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Authorities Bar 3 Leading Candidates in Egypt Race

Authorities Bar 3 Leading Candidates in Egypt Race | Broad Canvas | Scoop.it
Egyptian election authorities eliminated the three presidential candidates in an unexpected decision that threw the contest into disarray once again.
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Egypt's Mubarak sentenced to life, protests erupt

CAIRO, June 2-Mubarak was sentenced to life imprisonment for his role in killing protesters after a trial that sets a precedent for holding Middle East autocrats to account.
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Egypt’s grand mufti visits Jerusalem for first time, enters thru Jordan

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The grand mufti, one of Egypt's highest religious authorities, said on Twitter he had visited Jerusalem for the first time, angering Islamist groups opposed to any step that might be viewed as recognizing Israeli control of the city.
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