| May 22, 2012
| 4:15 AM
UN nuclear agency chief says deal reached with Iran on IAEA probe of country’s nuclear sites
VIENNA (AP) — Despite some differences, a deal has been reached with Iran that will allow the U.N. nuclear agency to restart a long-stalled probe...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 11:23 AM
CAIRO, Egypt -- Mohamed Morsi was sworn in Saturday as Egypt's first democratically-elected president, taking the helm of a deeply divided nation that is economically strapped and lacks a working government.
The historic ceremony took place amid tight...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 6:33 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Menna, 20, paid no attention to politics until the Egyptian revolution started on Jan. 25, 2011.
"We never imagined the president would be overthrown," said the young medical student, who lives in Sohag, a city about 240 miles from Cairo,...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 9:14 PM
YouTube on Wednesday announced it was restricting access to a controversial video that has been blamed for inciting violence in Libya and protests in Egypt.
The video, a film trailer mocking the Muslim faith, will not be accessible via YouTube in Libya...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 8:54 AM
The United States braced Saturday for more protests over an independently produced anti-Islam film that has ignited anger in the Muslim world, temporarily closing some of its diplomatic missions and warning American citizens in some countries to be...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 7:22 PM
With protests at U.S. embassies and four Americans dead, Mitt Romney is suddenly facing a presidential election focused on a foreign policy crisis he gambled wouldn't happen.
It did — and at a bad time for the GOP hopeful. Momentum in the race is...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 3:19 PM
CAIRO (Reuters) - Protesters demanding the departure of Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi clashed with police outside his palace on Monday on the second anniversary of the overthrow of veteran autocrat Hosni Mubarak.
Dozens of youths threw rocks at the...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:37 AM
WASHINGTON -- Former CIA Director David Petraeus testified on Capitol Hill on Friday that the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was an act of terrorism committed by al Qaeda-linked militants.
That's according to U.S. Rep. Peter King of New...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 4:37 PM
The death toll in Syria since anti-government protests erupted almost eight months ago has risen to 3,500, the United Nations said Tuesday. A spokeswoman for the U.N. human rights office said "the brutal government crackdown" is driving Syria's violence.....
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Tens of thousands of protesters flooded Cairo's Tahrir Square on Friday demanding a swift transfer of power from the ruling Supreme Council of Armed Forces to a civilian government in order to complete the revolution that toppled former President Hosni...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:41 PM
As anger swirled over a soccer riot that led to 74 deaths, Egyptian protesters Thursday marched on the barricaded Interior Ministry. Families waited to collect the bodies of loved ones....