Egypt

Daily News Lesson: Israeli and Palestinian forces agree to cease-fire

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Understand how a cease-fire between Israel and Palestine was reached and what comes next Continue reading

Classroom Resource: Ten years after the Arab Spring, democracy remains elusive in Egypt

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Explore a decade of push for democracy in Egypt and the surrounding region. Continue reading

Clues to Queen Nefertiti’s Hidden Tomb – Lesson Plan

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Could the famous ancient Egyptian queen secretly be hidden behind the tomb of her son, King Tut? Explore new developments in Egyptology and find out how archeologists may have recently uncovered clues about the location of Queen Nefertiti’s remains. Continue reading

Egypt launches airstrikes at Islamic State in Libya

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Egypt launched airstrikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, an Islamic militant group, after the group killed 21 Christian Egyptians in Libya. Continue reading

Jailed journalists test press freedom in Egypt

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An Egyptian court ruling has granted retrials for three Al-Jazeera journalists who received 7-to-10 year sentences in June for allegedly publishing false news and supporting the Muslim Brotherhood. Continue reading

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