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Egypt's Army, President Prepare For Showdown

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2013 | World

By Tom Perry and Maggie Fick CAIRO, July 3 (Reuters) - Egypt's army commander and Islamist President Mohamed Morsi eac...

Key Events Leading To Anti-Morsi Protests

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.31.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's military has given Islamist President Mohammed Morsi and opposition protesters until Wednesday afternoon to work out their diffe...

Egypt's Protests In 90 Seconds

Posted 06.28.2013 | World

Egypt is holding its breath as opponents and supporters of President Mohammed Morsi clashed in several cities on Friday. Opposition groups have announ...

Egyptian Army Ready To Save Nation From 'Dark Tunnel,' Defense Minister Says

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 08.23.2013 | World

CAIRO — Wading into an increasingly volatile fray, Egypt's military on Sunday gave the nation's Islamist rulers and their opponents a week to re...

Egypt President Issues Ominous Warning

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 05.24.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's president delivered a stern warning to his opponents on Sunday, saying he may be close to taking unspecified measures to "protec...

Opposition To Boycott Egyptian Vote

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 04.28.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's main opposition coalition said Tuesday it will boycott upcoming parliamentary elections, a decision likely to push the country i...

Masked 'Black Bloc' Protesters Add Mystery To Egypt Violence

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 01.28.2013 | World

CAIRO -- An unpredictable new element has entered Egypt's wave of political unrest: a mysterious group of masked young men called the Black Bloc who p...

Egyptian Opposition Leaders Accused Of Treason

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 02.26.2013 | World

CAIRO — An Egyptian official says the country's top prosecutor has ordered an investigation into accusations against opposition leaders of incit...

Egypt's Opposition Vows To Continue Constitution Fight

Reuters | Posted 02.19.2013 | World

By Tamim Elyan CAIRO, Dec 20 (Reuters) - Egypt's opposition, facing defeat over a new constitution in a referendum this weekend, urged...

Alliance: New Prez' Decisions Lack Transparency, Clarity

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 09.27.2012 | World

CAIRO -- An alliance of pro-democracy advocates on Saturday criticized Egypt's new Islamist president for unilaterally choosing a prime minister with ...

The Two Faces Of The Muslim Brotherhood

wsj.com | By CHARLES LEVINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO--Moaz Abdel Karim, an affable 29-year-old who was among a handful of young activists who plotted the recent protests here, is the newest face of...

Egypt Democracy Advocate Calls For Election Boycott

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — One of Egypt's leading democracy advocates on Wednesday slammed recent parliamentary elections as a farce and warned about the possibili...

Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood Is Linked To Terrorists

Inter Press Service | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

By Adam Morrow and Khaled Moussa Al-Omrani | Inter Press Service CAIRO, Aug 4 (IPS) - The Egyptian government is now accusing the Muslim Brotherhoo...