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Day of Rage

Egypt Teeters On Edge Of Anarchy

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2013 | World

By Crispian Balmer and Yasmine Saleh CAIRO, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Egyptian authorities rounded up more than 1,000 Islamists as the Muslim...

Egypt's Capital Descends Into Chaos

AP | AYA BATRAWY and TONY G. GABRIEL | Posted 10.16.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's capital descended into chaos Friday as vigilantes at neighborhood checkpoints battled Muslim Brotherhood-led protesters denounci...

Jaweed Kaleem

Dozens Of Churches Torched Under Violent Attacks In Egypt

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 08.16.2013 | Religion

Human rights groups decried reported attacks and torchings targeting dozens of churches in Egypt amid a mounting death toll as fighting between suppor...

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Unarmed Egyptian Protester Shot Repeatedly

Posted 08.16.2013 | World

Disturbing footage emerged Friday that appeared to show an Egyptian protester, standing unarmed with his hands in the air, being shot repeatedly. (Wat...

Joshua Hersh

'They're Going To Kill Us Tonight, And All We Ask Is That You Be Our Witnesses'

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 08.17.2013 | World

CAIRO -- The streets of downtown Cairo erupted in a frenzy of violence on Friday, as protest marches and high emotions brought tens of thousands of pe...

LOOK: People Jump Off Cairo Bridge To Avoid Gunfire

Posted 08.16.2013 | World

As many sought to escape the violence that rang out on the streets of Cairo Friday, some risked life and limb to avoid gunfire. In photos and video...

Egypt Braces For 'Friday Of Anger'

AP | AYA BATRAWY and TONY G. GABRIEL | Posted 10.16.2013 | World

By AYA BATRAWY and TONY G. GABRIEL, The Associated Press CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt's capital descended into chaos Friday as vigilantes at neighborhood ch...

NYPD Shuts Down Wall Street

Natalie Pace | Posted 11.18.2011 | Business
Natalie Pace

Protesters had hoped to take command of Wall Street on September 17, but the New York Police Department quickly showed them who was in charge, by barricading all entrances to the heart of America's financial institutions.

Latest Developments In The Arab World

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.28.2011 | World

Disenfranchised citizens across the Arab world are continuing to take to the streets as part of protests inspired by demonstrations that successfully ...

Mubarak Under House Arrest

Posted 05.28.2011 | World

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been placed under house arrest, the military council to which he handed power on Feb. 11 said, quashing ru...

Syria Clashes Kill At Least 15

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DARAA, Syria — Syrian police launched a relentless assault Wednesday on a neighborhood sheltering anti-government protesters, fatally shooting a...

Syria's Revolt: How Graffiti Stirred An Uprising

Time | RANIA ABOUZEID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The words have been repeated from Tunisia to Egypt, from Yemen to Bahrain. "The people want the regime to fall" - the mantra of revolution. And so, la...

Aisha Gaddafi: North Africa's Claudia Schiffer?

Telegraph | Cassandra Jardine | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

You would think that Aisha Gaddafi had nothing else to think about these days apart from shaping her eyebrows. While her elder brother Saif looks dish...

Yemeni President To Step Down By Year's End

AP | By AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen -- Yemen's embattled U.S.-backed president said Tuesday that a military coup would lead to civil war and pledged to step down by year's e...

Gaddafi Forces Attack Rebel-Held Misrata: Residents

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ALGIERS/TUNIS (Reuters) - Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's forces used tanks and artillery on Wednesday to try to retake the city of Misrata, the l...

Gaddafi Brutally Attacks Rebels In Eastern Libya

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AJDABIYAH, Libya (Reuters) - Muammar Gaddafi's forces attacked two rebel-held towns on Tuesday as the battle for eastern Libya edged closer to the...

Women's Role In Middle East Protests

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In honor of International Women's Day, leaders and rights activists have been prasing the role of women in the protests that toppled dictators in Tuni...

What's Going On In The Middle East Protests

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Massive protests are continuing to sweep through the Middle East and North Africa, sparked by civil uprisings in both Tunisia and Egypt that led to th...

Starting a Saudi Revolution Without Revolutionaries

Sabria Jawhar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sabria Jawhar

Sometimes people are so hopeful about the prospect of more bloodshed spilled in the Middle East that they resort to stretching the truth to further their agenda.

Hundreds Of Thousands Protest Across Arab World

AP | BEN HUBBARD and KARIN LAUB | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — Hundreds of thousands poured out of mosques and staged protests across the Arab world Friday, some trying to shake off autocratic rulers...

The World's 15 Longest-Serving Leaders

businessinsider.com | Wadzanai Mhute | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The probability of Muammar al-Qaddafi losing power in the rebellion is 75% on inTrade. Although the country is in a state of war, the 68-year-old lea...

Inside the Muslim Brotherhood

GlobalPost | Charles M. Sennott | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO, Egypt -- The historic events in Cairo's Tahrir Square were sparked by largely secular Egyptian youth who came together through social networkin...

Everything You Need To Know About Bahrain

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Witnesses say Bahrain security forces have opened fire on anti-government protesters as the violence in Manama continues as part of a bold attempt to ...

Senegal Man Sets Himself Near Presidential Palace

AP | RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DAKAR, Senegal — A man who set himself on fire in front of the presidential palace in Senegal on Friday died from his wounds hours later in the ...

Egypt 'Domino' Effect: Protests In Middle East, North Africa

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Inspired by popular revolts that ousted much-maligned rulers in Tunisia and Egypt, a series of anti-government protests are continuing to gain pace ac...