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Egypt Protests 2013

Clashes Erupt Across Egypt

AP | TONY G. GABRIEL and ASHRAF SWEILAM | Posted 11.13.2013 | World

CAIRO — Clashes erupted between supporters and opponents of Egypt's ousted president during nationwide protests Friday as the military battled a...

Egypt Takes Crackdown On Islamists One Step Further

Reuters | Posted 11.10.2013 | World

By Yasmine Saleh CAIRO, Sept 10 (Reuters) - Egyptian authorities will bar 55,000 unlicensed clerics from preaching in mosques in the ...

Violent Clashes During Pro-Morsi Rallies Leave At Least 2 Dead

Reuters | Posted 11.06.2013 | World

By Abdelrahman Youssef and Tom Perry ALEXANDRIA, Egypt/CAIRO, Sept 6 (Reuters) - Two people were killed in skirmishes as supporters ...

FRIDAY OF MARTYRS

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2013 | World

By Maggie Fick and Lin Noueihed CAIRO, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Mass protests called by Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood mostly failed to material...

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...

EU Halts Arm Exports To Egypt

AP | JUERGEN BAETZ and RAF CASERT | Posted 08.21.2013 | World

BRUSSELS -- The European Union on Wednesday decided to suspend exports of weapons and goods that could be used for internal repression but did not hal...

Mubarak's Possible Release Complicates U.S. Policy In Egypt

AP | DEB RIECHMANN and BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration, undertaking a major review of U.S. relations with Egypt, edged closer to a decision Tuesday about curtail...

Report: U.S. Quietly Freezes Aid To Egypt

Haaretz | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

According to The Daily Beast, Senator Patrick Leahy says the White House has temporarily suspended aid to Egypt, but officially maintains that no mili...

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 ...

Mubarak Still Rules

Foreign Policy | Steven A. Cook | Posted 10.15.2013 | World

My friend, the late Hassan El Sawaf, was correct. When I spoke to him on the evening of February 11, 2011, he was exuberant. After years of a lonely a...

Reports: Egypt Arrests Several Muslim Brotherhood Leaders

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2013 | World

CAIRO, Aug 14 (Reuters) - A number of leaders of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood were arrested on Wednesday, an official said, after security forces bega...

LOOK: Key Events In Egypt's Unrest

The Associated Press | Posted 08.12.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egyptian authorities on Monday postponed plans to disperse two Cairo protest camps demanding the return of ousted President Mohammed Morsi a...

Joshua Hersh

A Deeply Polarized Egypt Waits For Something To Give

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 08.05.2013 | World

CAIRO -- In a trash-strewn alley in the working-class neighborhood of Imbaba, Mohamed Selim sat in the shade of a small shop, taking an afternoon brea...

Morsi Supporters Defy Police Orders To Disperse

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 10.01.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's military-backed government offered protection Thursday to supporters of deposed President Mohammed Morsi who end their two sit-i...

Egypt Offers Free Passage To Thousands Of Morsi Supporters

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 10.01.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Authorities offered "safe passage and protection" Thursday for thousands of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi if they end two lar...

Egypt Orders Police To End Pro-Morsi Sit-Ins

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 09.30.2013 | World

CAIRO — Protesters holding sticks and wearing helmets and makeshift body armor stand behind mounds of sandbags, tires and brick walls. They chan...

Egyptian Youth Group To Rally In Support Of Army

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 09.24.2013 | World

CAIRO — Political allies of Egypt's military lined up behind its call for huge rallies Friday to show support for the country's top general, pus...

No Sign Of Compromise As Morsi Supporters Rally In Egypt

Reuters | Posted 09.18.2013 | World

By Alexander Dziadosz and Ulf Laessing CAIRO, July 19 (Reuters) - Thousands of supporters of deposed Egyptian President Moh...

WATCH: Egypt's Crisis Explained In 8 Minutes

Posted 07.08.2013 | World

Do the events in Egypt leave you dazed and overwhelmed? Do you have a hard time remembering who is protesting who and why? In a little less than eight...

'Dire Need' Of Reconciliation

Reuters | Posted 09.07.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 8 (Reuters) - Egyptian liberal politician Mohamed ElBaradei said the country was in "dire need" of reconciliation and condemned all viol...

Meet The Egyptian Rebel Who 'Owns' Tahrir Square

Reuters | Posted 09.06.2013 | World

By Yasmine Saleh and Paul Taylor CAIRO, July 7 (Reuters) - Mahmoud Badr "owns" the Egyptian street. The 28-year-old act...

LOOK: Egyptian Protests Turn To Celebrations After Removal Of Morsi

The Huffington Post | Carlo Davis | Posted 07.03.2013 | World

Egyptians took to the streets en masse Wednesday to express their feelings about the ouster of President Mohammed Morsi by the Supreme Council of the ...

WATCH: Impressive Bird's Eye View Of Mass Protests In Egypt

The Huffington Post | Carlo Davis | Posted 07.02.2013 | World

If you had any doubt that the current anti-government protests in Egypt are a serious deal, look no further than this video. Taken by a military helic...

Egyptian Foreign Minister Reportedly Resigns

Reuters | Posted 07.01.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 2 (Reuters) - Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr has tendered his resignation, the state news agency MENA reported early on Tuesd...

New Wave Of Sexual Assaults Reported During Egypt Protests

AP | By TONY G. GABRIEL | Posted 08.31.2013 | World

Cairo (AP) — A new wave of sexual assaults by groups of men targeting women during anti-government protests in Cairo's central Tahrir Square has bee...