Egypt

Egypt's presidency said Wednesday that diplomatic efforts to peacefully resolve the standoff between the country's military-backed interim leadership and the Muslim Brotherhood have failed.(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Egypt Says Diplomacy Has Failed To Resolve Crisis, Muslim Brotherhood To Blame

Egypt’s presidency said Wednesday that diplomatic efforts to peacefully resolve the standoff between the country’s military-backed interim leadership and the Muslim Brotherhood have failed.

08/07/2013

NPR radio host John Harwood conducted a tense interview with Sen. Rand Paul on Tuesday when he continued to press the Kentucky Republican on a former staffer who has since been dubbed “The Southern Avenger,” by those accusing him of racism. (Photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images)

Sen. Paul Tangles With NPR Host Over Racist Accusations Of Former Staffer

NPR radio host John Harwood conducted a tense interview with Sen. Rand Paul on Tuesday when he continued to press the Kentucky Republican on a former staffer who has since been dubbed “The Southern Avenger,” by those accusing him of racism.

08/07/2013

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham says President Barack Obama has asked him and Sen. John McCain to travel to Egypt to urge the military to move ahead on elections. (Photo by Richard Ellis/Getty Images)

Obama Asks Senators Graham, McCain To Travel To Troubled Egypt

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham says President Barack Obama has asked him and Sen. John McCain to travel to Egypt to urge the military to move ahead on elections.

07/30/2013

As violence in Egypt turned increasingly deadly Saturday, Secretary of State John Kerry said the Mideast nation was at "a pivotal moment" more than two years since the uprising ousted the longtime President Hosni Mubarak. (Photo by Ed Giles/Getty Images).

Kerry: Egypt At ‘Pivotal Moment’ In History

As violence in Egypt turned increasingly deadly Saturday, Secretary of State John Kerry said the Mideast nation was at “a pivotal moment” more than two years since the uprising ousted the longtime President Hosni Mubarak.

07/27/2013

A senior U.S. diplomat on Monday urged Egypt's military and new interim leadership to ensure an "inclusive" transition to democracy, dismissing accusations that Washington backs any one side in the deeply polarized country. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

American Diplomat: US Not Backing A Side In Egypt

A senior U.S. diplomat on Monday urged Egypt’s military and new interim leadership to ensure an “inclusive” transition to democracy, dismissing accusations that Washington backs any one side in the deeply polarized country.

07/15/2013

Supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi demonstrate at the Rabaa al-Adweya Mosque in the Nasr City district on July 8, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt. (Photo by Ed Giles/Getty Images)

CBS News: At Least 54 Dead In Clash Between Protesters, Security Forces

A reported 51 protesters and three members of the Egyptian police and army lost their lives in a clash with Islamist protesters following the ouster of President Mohammed Morsi – with death tolls possibly on the rise.

07/09/2013

Egyptian supporters of deposed president Mohammed Morsi shout slogans as they rally in support of deposed president Mohamed Morsi outside Cairo's Rabaa al-Adawiya mosque in Cairo on July 8, 2013. (credit: MAHMUD HAMS/AFP/Getty Images)

McCain: Egypt Descending Into Chaos Due To ‘Lack Of American Leadership’

Arizona Sen. John McCain believes the lack of leadership from the Obama administration helped to play a part in Egypt descending into chaos one year after holding democratically held elections.

07/08/2013

President Barack Obama and his national security team tread delicately Thursday in the aftermath of the ouster of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, urging the restive nation to quickly return authority to a democratically elected civilian government and avoid violence. (Photo by Getty Images)

US Officials Approach Tumult In Egypt With Caution

President Barack Obama and his national security team tread delicately Thursday in the aftermath of the ouster of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, urging the restive nation to quickly return authority to a democratically elected civilian government and avoid violence.

07/04/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by Michelly Rall/Getty Images)

Statement: Obama ‘Deeply Concerned’ By Military Ousting Of Morsi From Power

President Barack Obama issued a statement Wednesday evening regarding the decision made by the Egyptian Armed Forces to remove Islamist President Mohammed Morsi from power.

07/03/2013

Fireworks and shouts of joy emanate from Tahrir Square after a broadcast by the head of the Egyptian military confirming that they will temporarily be taking over from the country's first democratically elected president Mohammed Morsi on July 3, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt. As unrest spreads throughout the country, at least 23 people were killed in Cairo on Tuesday and over 200 others were injured. It has been reported that the military has taken over the state television. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

U.S. Students In Arabic Program Leaving Egypt

A U.S.-based international education and training organization is evacuating 18 Arabic language program students from Egypt to Morocco due to deteriorating security conditions.

07/03/2013

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