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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 ...

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 on Saturday w...

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 across Egypt on F...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

How American Hopes For A Deal In Egypt Were Undercut

The New York Times | DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK, PETER BAKER and MICHAEL R. GORDON | Posted 08.18.2013 | World

CAIRO — For a moment, at least, American and European diplomats trying to defuse the volatile standoff in Egypt thought they had a breakthrough. ...

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...

UN Security Council To Hold Emergency Egypt Meeting

Agence France Presse | | Posted 10.15.2013 | World

The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting on Egypt at 2130 GMT on Thursday, following a request from France, Britain and Australia, diplo...

PHOTOS: This Is How A Crackdown Destroys A City

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 08.15.2013 | World

On Wednesday, Egyptian security forces confronted pro-Morsi protesters in Cairo. The result was a devastating crackdown that left over 600 people dead...

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...

Egypt Closes Gaza Border Crossing Indefinitely

Agence France Presse | | Posted 10.15.2013 | World

Egyptian authorities have closed the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip "indefinitely" for security reasons after a day of deadly violence nati...

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...

Egypt Extends Morsi's Detention 30 Days

Reuters | Posted 10.15.2013 | World

CAIRO, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Egyptian judicial authorities have extended deposed President Mohamed Mursi's detention period for 30 days, the state news...

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 ...