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Egypt Clashes

Deadly Bombings Ahead Of Egypt Vote

Reuters | Stephen Kalin | Posted 04.02.2014 | World

CAIRO, April 2 (Reuters) - An Egyptian police brigadier-general was killed in bombings outside Cairo University on Wednesday, the Interior Ministry sa...

Deadly Clashes Rock Cairo

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2014 | World

CAIRO, March 28 (Reuters) - At least five people were killed in clashes in Cairo on Friday involving security forces, Muslim Brotherhood supporters ...

Security Forces Crush Egyptian Demonstrators

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 01.27.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — The anniversary of Egypt's 2011 uprising brought a violent display of the country's furious divisions Saturday, as giant crowds danced ...

American Translator And Egyptian Filmmaker Arrested In Cairo

AP | LAURA DEAN | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — An American translator and an Egyptian filmmaker were arrested in Cairo and have been held for three days in an undisclosed location, t...

29 Protesters Dead On Anniversary Of Egyptian Uprising

Reuters | Posted 03.27.2014 | World

By Sameh Bardisi and Maggie Fick CAIRO, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Twenty-nine people were killed during anti-government marches...

Protesters Shot Dead During New Clashes In Egypt

Reuters | Posted 03.19.2014 | World

CAIRO, Jan 17 (Reuters) - At least two people were shot dead as clashes between Muslim Brotherhood supporters and police flared up acro...

Clashes During Egyptian Vote Kill 11

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — The Health Ministry says 11 people have died in clashes between security forces and protesters loyal to toppled Islamist President Moha...

Heavy Clashes Ahead Of Egyptian Referendum Leave 3 Dead

Reuters | Posted 03.12.2014 | World

CAIRO, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Three people were killed in clashes in Egypt on Friday, security sources said, ahead of a referendum next week on a new co...

Deadliest Egypt Protests In Months Leave Several Dead

AP | MARIAM RIZK | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — The death toll from the latest violent clashes in Egypt between Islamist protesters and security forces has risen to 17, a security off...

13 Egyptian Protesters Die In Clashes With Police

Reuters | Posted 03.05.2014 | World

By Maggie Fick CAIRO, Jan 3 (Reuters) - Thirteen people were shot dead as supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood clashed with police acr...

Egypt's Security Forces Clash With Hundreds Of Morsi Supporters

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian security forces fired tear gas and clashed with hundreds of supporters of Mohammed Morsi around the country Friday and arreste...

Death Toll From Egypt Clashes Rises

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 10.07.2013 | World

CAIRO -- CAIRO (AP) — Egypt stumbled deeper into turmoil after a national holiday celebrating the military turned to mayhem, leaving 51 dead across ...

At Least 34 Dead In Fresh Clashes In Egypt

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 12.06.2013 | World

CAIRO -- CAIRO (AP) — Clashes erupted on Sunday across much of Egypt between security forces and supporters of the ousted president, leaving 44 kill...

Muslim Brotherhood Supporter Killed In New Clashes

Reuters | Posted 12.06.2013 | World

CAIRO, Oct 6 (Reuters) - A supporter of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood was killed and at least two were wounded during a clash with police in a town sou...

LOOK: Why Egypt's Deep State Is Still In Charge

Posted 09.19.2013 | World

More than two years after protesters in Cairo's Tahrir Square toppled Egypt's long-time leader Hosni Mubarak, the country is still in crisis. Hundreds...

Clashes Erupt Across Egypt

AP | TONY G. GABRIEL and ASHRAF SWEILAM | Posted 11.13.2013 | World

CAIRO — Clashes erupted between supporters and opponents of Egypt's ousted president during nationwide protests Friday as the military battled a...

Morsi To Be Tried For Inciting Violence

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 11.01.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's top prosecutor on Sunday referred ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi to trial on charges of inciting the killing of oppone...

Egypt Further Shortens Curfew As Violence Eases

AP | TONY G. GABRIEL | Posted 10.31.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Egypt's government has once again shortened a military-imposed evening curfew as violence and protests over the coup that toppled the country...

Yet Another Era Of Military Rule In Egypt

China Post | | Posted 10.22.2013 | World

TAIPEI (The China Post/ANN) -- After security forces broke up two not very peaceful sit-in protests last week, killing close to 1,000 people and wound...

Bombs of the Nile

Shan Wells | Posted 10.22.2013 | Denver
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In Egypt, Life Has Become Safer Without A Beard

Agence France Presse | Haitham El-Tabei | Posted 10.22.2013 | World

Abdul Salam Badr had no choice but to shave his beard to save himself from becoming a target in Egypt's crackdown on supporters of ousted Islamist pre...

Egyptian Authorities Arrest 2 Islamist Figures

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 10.21.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Egyptian authorities on Wednesday continued their crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood and its allies by arresting two more high-profile Islam...

Egypt Arrests Brotherhood's Spiritual Leader

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

CAIRO — The Muslim Brotherhood's top leader looked somber and fatigued after his arrest Tuesday, his demeanor mirroring the Islamist movement's ...

'We Are Going To Die Here'

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 10.19.2013 | World

CAIRO — The police captain says he has memories of pretending to be dead, of men being dragged around by cars, of a policeman being told by his ...

Grief And Carnage In A Cairo Morgue

Agence France Presse | Sara Hussein | Posted 10.19.2013 | World

Outside a morgue in Egypt's capital, a woman mediates between her parents. Her mother cannot believe the decomposing body before them is their son. He...