Egypt – U.S. Centennial
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Celebrating 100 Years of Egypt–U.S. Diplomatic Relations and Partnership

This year marks the 100th anniversary of diplomatic relations and partnership between the Arab Republic of Egypt and the United … Read More

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Jazz-Icon Louis Armstrong at the Great Sphinx of Giza, 1961

The legendary Jazz-Musician Louis Armstrong’s visit to Egypt came at the tail end of a State Department sponsored tour that … Read More

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Exercise Bright Star: A Definitive Statement of Strategic Partnership Between Egypt and the U.S.

In September of 2021, the United States Special Operations Forces joined their Egyptian and partner ally Special Operations forces for … Read More

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DC to Host King Tut Exhibit in Celebration of 100th Anniversary of Iconic Archaeological Discovery

It has been nearly 100 years since the tomb of King Tut – whose actual name was Tutankhamen, was first … Read More

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Camp David Accords: A Historic Framework for Peace

In September 1978, U.S. President Jimmy Carter brokered peace agreements between Egyptian President Anwar Sadat, and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem … Read More

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Jazz Diplomacy and U.S. Participation in the Cairo Jazz Festival

The iconic picture of Louis Armstrong playing the trumpet at the Pyramids has been the legacy of U.S. Jazz participation … Read More

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Rami Malek: An Iconic Rise to Success and the First Best Actor Winner of Egyptian Heritage at the Academy Awards

Actor Rami Malek made history in 2019, at the Academy Awards when he became the first actor of Egyptian and … Read More

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Dr. Adel K. Mahmoud, the Egyptian-born American Global Health Leader that Developed the HPV and Rotavirus Vaccine

Born on August 24,1941 in Cairo, Egypt, Dr. Adel K. Mahmoud was an Egyptian-born American doctor and expert in infectious … Read More

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Farouk El-Baz: The Egyptian Scientist that Worked with NASA’s Apollo Program

Farouk El-Baz is an Egyptian American space scientist and geologist, who worked with NASA in the scientific exploration of the … Read More

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Meet Rana el Kaliouby, the Egyptian-American Tech Entrepreneur and Pioneer of Emotion AI

Meet Rana el Kaliouby, an Egyptian-American thought leader and pioneer in artificial intelligence (AI), Machine Learning Scientist, Entrepreneur, and the … Read More

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