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Fuel tanker road accident in Egypt kills 14

12/10/2013 12:31am
Egypt's Health Ministry says a fuel tanker overturned and exploded on a road in a Nile Delta city, killing 14 people.

AP Interview: Egypt's Moussa defends draft charter

12/10/2013 10:37am
Egypt's best-known diplomat said Tuesday that a constitution drafted by a 50-member panel he chaired offered unprecedented guarantees for democracy, individual freedoms and gender equality.

Hagel tours low-profile US base in Qatar

12/10/2013 11:08am
The U.S. air operations center in Qatar has long been a hub where combat sorties into Iraq and Afghanistan were tracked and international forces kept watch over hotspots in the Persian Gulf and western Mediterranean Sea. But for years it's kept a low profile in a region sometimes reluctant to advertise its significant U.S. military presence.

Western Saharans protest EU-Morocco fishing accord

12/10/2013 2:14pm
Police clashed with stone-throwing demonstrators in a city of Western Sahara on Tuesday during a protest against a new fishing accord that gives EU boats access to rich coastal waters.