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The merry-go-round of occupation: Unpacking the stakes of Israel’s election
For the second time this year, Israel is holding a general election in an attempt to form a coalition
On Land Day, The Great Marches of Return continue in Gaza, despite changes
Ahmed Jamal Shehadeh and Thaer Abu Aoun | While the Gaza marches have continued, they have declined with time and become a political tool
Hamas and Israel reach 10-day deescalation agreement to ‘test’ will for further negotiations
Ahmad Shehada and Marwan Mostafa | Hamas and Israel agreed to a 10-day deescalation on Friday after Egyptian mediation efforts
Egypt pushes for return to Hamas de-escalation in exchange for release of 4 Qassam Brigades members ‘missing’ since 2015
Ahmad Shehada and Thaier Oun | The development is a stark reversal, as Egypt has long refused to recognize the men's disappearance
As Egypt defends control of crumbling mediation efforts in Palestine, Hamas escalates on Israel border
Ahmad Shehada and Thaier Oun | Any hopes Hamas had for Egypt as a mediator were dashed after last week's visit to Cairo
Egypt expected to vote against US-drafted UN resolution condemning Hamas
Asmahan Soliman | Cairo intends to vote against an unprecedented US-drafted resolution, a source tells Mada Masr
New Egyptian proposal for Fatah-Hamas reconciliation that could send Palestinians to polls awaits Abbas approval
Ahmad Shehada and Thaier Oun | Cairo has turned its focus toward internal Palestinian reconciliation
After Gaza ceasefire, Egypt works to alleviate Hamas skepticism of Israeli commitment to truce
Ahmad Shehada and Thaier Oun | Hamas informs Egypt of its skepticism of Israel’s commitment to last week’s ceasefire agreement
Egypt exerts heavy pressure on Hamas leaders to halt attacks, refuses to make demands of Israel
Egypt exerted heavy pressure on Hamas over the last two days to declare a ceasefire with Israel
 
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Opinion
Mohamed Seif El Nasr
On apartheid, a future Palestinian state and Egypt’s ‘dear Sinai’
On the speculative idea of annexing Sinai for a future Palestinian state
Mohamed Seif El Nasr
Palestine: The history of how the land was lost
On March 30, Palestinians all over the world celebrate Land Day. It marks the pivotal events in 1976
Ishaq Ibrahim
The repercussions of Pope Tawadros II’s visit to Jerusalem
Head of the Coptic Orthodox Church Pope Tawadros II made an exceptional visit to Jerusalem last Thursday
 
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News
Egypt hands over four Qassam Brigades members ‘missing’ since 2015 to Hamas
Impatient with temporary deescalation deal, Hamas demands immediate Qatari funding in meeting with Egyptian delegation
Egyptian authorities separate buffer zone from Rafah City with barbed wire
New Egyptian intelligence appointments ‘reset’ Hamas negotiations in Cairo
Palestinian reconciliation and Gaza Strip on the agenda during Hamas visit
Egyptian state, media personalities deny authenticity of New York Times’ Jerusalem tapes
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Cartoons
Cartoon: Rebuilding Gaza
Tawfik | - Gaza reconstruction conference in Cairo raises LE4.8 billionSisi (whispering): "Half ... and half."
Cartoon: Looping
Andeel | #What'swrongwiththisphrase?Guy 1: "All Jews are racist because they all say all Arabs are terrorists."Guy 2: "Disgusting."