By JOSH LEDERMAN and MATTHEW LEEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama urged Egypt's military Wednesday to hand back control to a democratic, civilian government without delay, but stopped short of calling the ouster of President Mohammed Morsi a coup.
In a carefully worded
By LARA JAKESAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - From Egypt to Syria to Iraq and beyond, the Obama administration is determined to show it will only go so far to help save nations in chaos from themselves.
President Barack Obama has long made it clear that he favors a foreign policy of
By BRIAN MURPHYAssociated Press
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - More than 65 suspects accused of plotting an Islamist coup in the United Arab Emirates received prison sentences of up to 15 years on Tuesday in a mass trial that underscored the widening crackdowns on perceived Arab Spring-
By HAMZA HENDAWI and LEE KEATHAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - His fate hanging in the balance, embattled President Mohammed Morsi vowed not to resign Tuesday, hours before a deadline to yield to the demands of millions of protesters or see the military suspend the constitution, disband parliament and
By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
The price of oil advanced past $98 a barrel Tuesday, underpinned by political unrest in Egypt that raised fears of disruption to global crude supplies.
By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark crude for August delivery was up 37 cents to $98.36 a barrel in electronic
By The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - The price of oil briefly rose above $98 a barrel Monday on concerns about protests in Egypt and their possible effect on Middle East oil supplies.
Also, a report showing a pickup in U.S. manufacturing offset data showing a slump in China's manufacturing
By HAMZA HENDAWI, SARAH EL DEEB and MAGGIE MICHAELAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Hundreds of thousands thronged the streets of Cairo and cities around the country Sunday and marched on the presidential palace, filling a broad avenue for blocks, in an attempt to force out the Islamist president with
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States is working to ensure its embassy and diplomats in Egypt are safe, President Barack Obama said Saturday after one American was killed and opposition groups vowed millions would march on Cairo in an effort to oust Egyptian President
By MAGGIE MICHAELAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Teenager Gehad Mustafa wears an ultraconservative veil over her face and was raised in a family of staunch Muslim Brotherhood supporters. Yet for the past weeks, she has been walking though chaotic street markets and crowded subway stations, collecting
By MATTHEW LEEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration on Friday warned Americans against all but essential travel to Egypt and moved to reduce the official U.S. presence in the country amid fears of widespread unrest.
Just hours after Egyptian officials said an American had been