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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Speaking in Cairo, US Secretary of State John Kerry says Egypt is in the front line to fight extremism, especially in the Sinai peninsula - @AlArabiya_Eng

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Cairo; latest stop in bid to build regional support for President Obama's Islamic State strategy - @cnnbrk

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Israel warns of new Hamas violence if Cairo peace talks fail - @AFP

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Cairo, Cairo, EG

Electricity blackout hits large areas of Cairo; minister blames technical problems - @ahramonline

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Libya regional tensions

Libya is unable to protect oilfields and other state assets, needs foreign help, Libyan ambassador in Cairo says - @Reuters

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Egypt urges resumption of Gaza ceasefire talks in Cairo - @itvnews

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas seeks peace talks with Israel to resume in Cairo as soon as possible - @Reuters

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Libya regional tensions

Tunisia and Egypt's Cairo airport cancel all flights to Libya, officials in the 3 countries says - @Reuters

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Editor's note: After latest cease-fire with Israelis fails to hold, a member of the Palestinian delegation tells @NBCNews they will be leaving talks in Cairo on Wednesday. We are watching for confirmation from officials. - Tricia

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Leader of Palestinian delegation at talks in Cairo says, 'The situation got more complicated, we hope to hear the final answers before the last 5 hours (before current cease-fire ends) so we can plan the next move' - @NBCNews

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Israeli official says delegation in Cairo for talks has been recalled over Gaza rocket fire - @AP

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu recalls peace talks delegation home from Cairo after 3 rockets hit Israel - @itvnews

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Israeli officials confirm Gaza ceasefire is extended by 24 hours for further negotiations in Cairo - @BarakRavid

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Editor's note: Citing Palestinian sources in the West Bank, @Haaretz is reporting that a pact to extend the Gaza cease-fire is being 'initialed' by delegates in Cairo, with an announcement expected shortly. We are watching for confirmation. - Tricia

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Palestinian negotiator says group 'less optimistic' as Gaza war talks with Israelis resume - @AP

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Editor's note: @Haaretz, citing an unnamed 'senior Cairo official,' is reporting Israel-Palestinian cease-fire being discussed calls for Israeli recognition of Palestinian government including Hamas. We'll be keeping an eye out for more information. - Jimmy

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Palestinian delegation to the cease-fire talks in Cairo leaves, will begin consultations with Palestinian leadership - @haaretzcom

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Egyptian civil unrest

Killing of at least 1,150 demonstrators by Egyptian security forces in July and August 2013 probably amounts to crimes against humanity - @HRW

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Israel, Palestinians begin Egyptian-brokered talks to try to end Gaza war, state news agency reports - @Reuters

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Israeli delegation arrives in Egypt to resume peace talks with Palestinians, airport security sources report - @Reuters

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