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U.S. Embassy Condemns Terror Attacks

The U.S. Embassy strongly condemns the terrorist attack that took place on the Temple of Karnak in Luxor. We commend the police and the brave citizens who foiled the assault, and we extend our sympathies to those who sustained injuries. We also condemn the attack on the Multinational Force and Observers mission (MFO) base in ...
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Ambassador Beecroft’s Remarks at the U.S Embassy’s 2015 Independence Day Celebration

Cairo – On behalf of the entire Embassy community, thank you for joining us to celebrate the birthday of the United States. We are marking the anniversary of American Independence today rather than on July 4 for the convenience of our guests who will be fasting during Ramadan. 239 years ago, America’s founders signed the ...
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Three New Cutting-Edge Secondary Schools Open in Alexandria, Dakahleya and Assiut

The U.S. Embassy and the Ministry of Education announced today the launch of three new Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) secondary schools in Alexandria, Dakahleya, and Assiut. The American people, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), partnered with the Government of Egypt to build and develop the country’s first two STEM high ...
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U.S. Healthcare Companies Bring Technology and Innovation to Egypt – Trade Mission Concludes Three-Day Visit

Cairo – A delegation of U.S. healthcare companies concluded three days of meetings in Cairo, where they met with dozens of potential Egyptian partners to bring state-of-the-art U.S. medical technology to Egypt. The six companies, led by the U.S. Department of Commerce, met with businesses, the Minister of Trade and Industry, and officials in the ...
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