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IMF agrees $3bn financing deal with Egypt

IMF agrees $3bn financing deal with Egypt

IMF agrees $3bn financing deal with Egypt Protesters returned to Tahrir Square on Labour Day The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has agreed a $3bn (£1.8bn) loan deal with the interim government in Egypt. The IMF praised the government’s attempts to stabilise the economy since the uprising that toppled President Hosni Mubarak in February. The uprising [&hellip

Golan: Israel troops fire on pro-Palestinian protesters

Golan: Israel troops fire on pro-Palestinian protesters

Golan: Israel troops fire on pro-Palestinian protesters Israeli troops have fired on pro-Palestinian protesters in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, with Syrian state TV saying 20 are dead. The protesters defied razor-wire fences and ditches along the Syrian border in Golan to mark the 44th anniversary of the 1967 Middle-East war. Israel had vowed to prevent [&hellip