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Cairo Clashes

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 ...

Bombs of the Nile

Shan Wells | Posted 10.22.2013 | Denver
Shan Wells

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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...

Turmoil In Egypt Rages On

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2013 | World

By Crispian Balmer and Yasmine Saleh CAIRO, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Egypt's prime minister has proposed disbanding the Muslim Brotherhood o...

HAUNTING: The Day After Egypt's Massacre

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 08.15.2013 | World

Egyptians awoke to a somber reality Thursday. On Wednesday, Egyptian security forces unleashed a bloody crackdown on supporters of ousted preside...

PHOTOS: Violence Wipes Out Egyptian Mosque

Posted 08.15.2013 | World

Egypt woke up to a scene of devastation on Thursday, one day after security forces cleared two sit-ins occupied by supporters of ousted President Moha...

Obama Weighs In On Crisis In Egypt

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.15.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke out on the crisis in Egypt on Thursday, saying he's "concerned" by recent events. "The United States strongly condemns...

Obama To Speak On Situation In Egypt

Posted 08.15.2013 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama will make his first statement on the rapidly deteriorating statement in Egy...

Muslim Brotherhood Storm Cairo Government Building

Reuters | Posted 10.15.2013 | World

CAIRO, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Hundreds of supporters of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood stormed a government building in Cairo and set a fire at its entrance...

Muslim Brotherhood Plan To Hold March In Cairo

Reuters | Posted 10.15.2013 | World

By Tom Perry and Michael Georgy CAIRO, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood called on followers to march in protest in Cairo ...

10 Striking Photos From Day Of Clashes In Egypt

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 08.14.2013 | World

On Wednesday, Egyptian security forces stormed two sit-in camps occupied by supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, turning much of Cairo into ...

Witness Describes Bullets, Blood And Bulldozers In Egypt Violence

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2013 | World

By Yasmine Saleh and Tom Finn CAIRO, Aug 14 (Reuters) - First came the tear gas, the bulldozers and the flames. Then came the bullets ...

Egyptian Protester Shot Dead In Cairo Clashes

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2013 | World

By Tom Finn and Tom Perry CAIRO, Aug 13 (Reuters) - One Muslim Brotherhood member was shot dead and at least 11 people wounded in Egyp...

Egypt: From One Nobel Laureate to Another

José Ramos-Horta | Posted 10.04.2013 | World
José Ramos-Horta

If the position of Nobel Peace Prize laureate adds authority and force to one's words, it is better used to encourage calm, dialogue and peaceful resolution than to further polarize.

Clashes Between Morsi Opponents And Supporters Kill At Least 1

Reuters | Posted 09.21.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 22 (Reuters) - An Egyptian man was killed and seven were injured in clashes on Monday between supporters and opponents of the ousted Pre...

Security Forces Fire Tear Gas At Protesters In Cairo

Reuters | Posted 09.14.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 15 (Reuters) - Egyptian security forces fired tear gas in central Cairo on Monday after scuffles broke out between supporters of ousted ...

WATCH: Morsi's Fatal Mistake

Posted 07.08.2013 | World

Just two years after millions took to the streets and toppled Hosni Mubarak, an unprecedented number of Egyptians filled the streets on June 30 to cal...

'There Will Be A Lot Of Blood'

Reuters | Posted 02.12.2013 | World

By Giles Elgood CAIRO, Dec 13 (Reuters) - A leading opposition figure warned of more blood on the streets when Egyptians vote on a new...

PHOTOS: Protesters Attack Brotherhood HQ In Cairo

Posted 12.10.2012 | World

Opponents and supporters of Egypt's president Mohammed Morsi have clashed for several days this week, after Morsi had issued a decree that gave himse...

Protestors Break Through Presidential Palace Barriers

Reuters | Posted 02.06.2013 | World

CAIRO, Dec 7 (Reuters) - Egyptian protesters broke through a barbed wire barricade keeping them from the presidential palace in Cairo on Friday and ...

Cairo Clashes Intensify

Reuters | Posted 02.04.2013 | World

By Yasmine Saleh and Marwa Awad CAIRO, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Islamists fought protesters outside the Egyptian president's palace on Wednes...

Stripped And Beaten: Women March To Protest Police Brutality

Posted 12.20.2011 | World

Thousands joined a rare protest by women on Tuesday in the Egyptian capital Cairo. The "Million Women" march protesting police brutality and violent a...

Egypt: Bouts Of Violence In 3rd Day Of Clashes

Reuters | Posted 02.17.2012 | World

* Troops and protesters battle in central Cairo * Violence clouds election set to empower Islamists (Adds details on late night pro...

Egypt Protests: Scenes From Day Six

Posted 11.24.2011 | World

A sixth day of protests rocked Egypt's Tahrir Square on Thursday, as demonstrators continued to demand an end to military rule. Fighting was less fier...

Joshua Hersh

Tahrir To America: Thanks For The Tear Gas!

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 11.23.2011 | World

CAIRO -- At the foot of Mohamed Mahmoud Street, just a few feet from the resounding crowds in Tahrir Square, a group of people gathered around a man h...