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Israel frees Egyptians in 'spy'-swap deal
Twenty-five Egyptians jailed in Israel return home in exchange for US-Israeli man accused of espionage by Cairo.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2011 04:52 GMT
Egyptians freed in swap deal head for home
Twenty-five Egyptians imprisoned in Israel en route to border in exchange for US-Israeli man accused of spying.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2011 15:19 GMT
Israel to free 25 Egyptians in prisoner swap
Cabinet approves deal to obtain release of US-Israeli man held by Egypt since June on suspicion of espionage.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2011 08:40 GMT
Egypt and Israel on verge of prisoner swap
Cairo to hand over accused US-Israeli spy Ilan Grapel in exchange for 28 Egyptian prisoners, including three children.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2011 12:48 GMT
Behind Egypt's role in the prisoner swap
Egypt's role in brokering a prisoner exchange deal might signal a return to cosy Mubarak-era relations with Israel.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2011 17:03 GMT
Jail for former Egyptian trade minister
Rachid Mohamed Rachid tried in absentia for profiteering and squandering public funds.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2011 14:15 GMT
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