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Here's A Timeline Of Egypt's Al Jazeera Trial

AP | Posted 01.02.2015 | Media

CAIRO (AP) — Here is a look at the major events in the arrest and trial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists imprisoned in Egypt for over a year:...

Sophia Jones

Egyptian Paper Reports 'Apology' To New York Times In English That Is Unapologetic In Arabic

HuffingtonPost.com | Sophia Jones | Posted 11.21.2014 | World

ISTANBUL -- A war of words seems to be brewing between Egypt's top state newspaper Al Ahram and The New York Times. On Oct. 9, Al Ahram published ...

American Recounts Arrest in Egypt

Brian Dooley | Posted 04.06.2014 | Politics
Brian Dooley

Since the military-backed government ousted the elected civilian president Morsi in a coup in July, journalists and film makers have become particular targets.

The Battle For Egypt's Media

democracynow.org | Posted 10.08.2011 | Media

The Egyptian revolution can count a number of huge successes, most notably, ousting former president Hosni Mubarak from power and putting him on publi...

Report Finds Mexico And Egypt No Longer Have A Free Press

AP | By BARRY SCHWEID | Posted 07.01.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- Mexico can no longer be considered to have a free press because of the threats and violence associated with drug trafficking, but an eig...

Dramatic Photos Of Egypt's Protests

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Violent demonstrations rocked Egypt for the fourth consecutive day, with scores of protesters demanding the resignation of the country's longtime auto...

Syria's Internet Reportedly Suffering Disruptions

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

On the same day that Egypt has suspended online activity, Syria has also blocked internet service, according to reports. Syria is known for a tight ...

Egypt Ordered Cell Phone Service Stopped: Vodafone

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — The Egyptian government ordered all mobile telephone operators to suspend services "in selected areas" of the country, telecommunicatio...

Egypt Protests As Internet Shut Down

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO (AP) - The Egyptian capital Cairo was the scene of violent chaos Friday, when tens of thousands of anti-government protesters stoned and confron...

Egypt Arrests Opposition Party Leaders During Protests

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO, Jan 28 (Reuters) - Egypt rounded up members of the Muslim Brotherhood including at least eight senior leaders of the group ahead of planned co...

Egyptian Opposition Plans Major Protests For Friday

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO - The Egyptian capital Cairo was the scene of violent chaos Friday, when tens of thousands of anti-government protesters stoned and confronted p...

Egypt Protests Continue As Government Offers No Concessions

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and HADEEL AL-SHALCHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's ruling party said Thursday it was ready for a dialogue with the public but offered no concessions to address demands for a solut...

Egypt Protests: Live Updates Of Cairo's Clashes

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO (AP) - Egyptian anti-government activists pelted police with firebombs and rocks in a second day of clashes Wednesday in defiance of an official...

Facebook Blocked In Egypt? Rumors, But No Confirmation

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Rumors are flying that the Egyptian government is now restricting access to Facebook after blocking Twitter yesterday, according to TechCrunch and sou...

Journalists Beaten, Arrested By Egyptian Officers

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — An international press freedom group on Wednesday condemned violence against journalists covering anti-government protests in Egypt and ...