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  • Egypt ends gas deal with Israel, stakeholder says

    April 22, 2012 | 2:24 pm

    Egypt’s energy companies have terminated a long-term deal to supply Israel with gas after the cross-border pipeline sustained months of sabotage since a revolt last year, a stakeholder in the deal said on Sunday.

    Ampal-American Israel Corporation, a partner in the East...

  • Egyptian gas pipeline to Israel attacked for 14th time

    April 9, 2012 | 10:12 am

    Egypt’s pipeline carrying gas to Israel and Jordan was attacked for the 14th time in more than a year.

    The explosion occurred Monday morning at the entrance to El Arish in the northern Sinai Peninsula, Reuters reported. The attack comes days after a rocket fired from the Sinai...

  • Blast hits Egypt gas pipeline serving Jordan, Israel

    March 5, 2012 | 12:37 pm

    An Egyptian pipeline carrying gas to Israel and Jordan was bombed on Monday, the 13th such attack since President Hosni Mubarak was toppled in 2011, witnesses said.

    The attack on the installation that crosses the increasingly volatile Sinai region occurred in the Massaeed area west...

  • Egypt arrests man in connection with gas line attacks

    December 27, 2011 | 3:48 pm

    An Egyptian man, 20, has been arrested in connection with several attacks on a pipeline in the Sinai that carries gas to Israel.

    The Egyptian state news agency MENA made the announcement Tuesday. The suspect is reported to be a resident of Arish, near the site of several of the...

  • Egyptian gas pipeline to Israel attacked for seventh time

    November 10, 2011 | 10:38 am

    The gas pipeline between Egypt and Israel was blown up for the seventh time in less than a year.

    Thursday’s attack halted gas flow to Israel again after repairs to the pipeline completed last month had resumed delivery to Israel for the first time since July. It also halted gas...

  • Egyptian gas flows again to Israel

    October 24, 2011 | 9:00 am

    Egypt has renewed pumping gas to Israel through a pipeline that has been attacked six times in less than a year.

    It is the first time that gas has flowed to Israel through the pipeline since July.

    The return of Egyptian gas began on Sunday, after a short test the previous week. Gas...

  • Egyptian gas pipeline to Israel attacked for sixth time

    September 27, 2011 | 11:26 am

    A pipeline that carries gas from Egypt to Israel was attacked for the sixth time in less than a year.

    Three men fired on the pipeline at a pumping station in the northern Sinai on Tuesday morning, according to reports. The pipeline, which also serves Jordan then exploded.

    It was...

  • Blast destroys Egypt gas pipeline to Israel, Jordan

    September 26, 2011 | 8:17 pm

    An explosion destroyed an Egyptian pipeline in Sinai on Tuesday that supplies Israel and Jordan with gas, security sources and witnesses said.

    The security sources said the explosion happened west of the city of al-Arish. Witnesses said 15-metre high flames could be seen shooting up...

  • Pipes Bring More Than Water

    By Marit Pearlman Shapiro

    December 1, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    Our aging yellow school bus slowly drove up a steep mountain in a verdant forest in Honduras. I wondered why the bus driver was stopping at a seemingly random spot on the worst road I have ever seen. There were coffee and cornfields left and right. A herd of cows meandered down the...