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Egypt Unrest

Morsi Backers Warn Egypt Headed Toward Civil War

Agence France Presse | | Posted 12.23.2013 | World

Opponents of the coup that toppled Egypt's elected president Mohamed Morsi in July warned Wednesday the country was headed towards civil war and urged...

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...

Egypt Death Toll At Least 149

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2013 | World

CAIRO, Aug 15 (Reuters) - The death toll from a raid on supporters of Egypt's deposed Islamist president, Mohamed Mursi, in Cairo and other clashes ...

Witness Describes Bullets, Blood And Bulldozers In Egypt Violence

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2013 | World

By Yasmine Saleh and Tom Finn CAIRO, Aug 14 (Reuters) - First came the tear gas, the bulldozers and the flames. Then came the bullets ...

Egypt's 'Bloodless Coup' History Weighs Heavy On Generals In Charge

Reuters | Posted 10.05.2013 | World

By Matt Robinson CAIRO, Aug 5 (Reuters) - Nubar Keropian was in his late teens when the Egyptian army last took power by force of arms...

Aaron Sankin

Too Dangerous To Study?

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 07.15.2013 | College

Amid the unrest in Egypt, colleges across the United States -- most prominently the entire University of California system -- have suspended their stu...

Egypt and Chile

Dr. Rachel Kleinfeld | Posted 09.10.2013 | World
Dr. Rachel Kleinfeld

Stating the obvious would allow the U.S. to clearly distance itself from the military's actions. Showing that the U.S. does not support coups, even when they unseat leaders we dislike, is an essential statement to make for democracy in the region.

Mubarak Trial Persists Amid Egypt Turmoil

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2013 | World

By Asma Alsharif CAIRO, July 6 (Reuters) - The slow-motion retrial of former Egyptian autocrat Hosni Mubarak dragged on at snail's pac...

State News: Interim Rule To Be Short, Followed By Elections

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 3 (Reuters) - An army-backed plan for a new Egyptian political transition includes a short period of interim rule to be followed by presid...

U.S. Very Concerned About Egypt Crisis

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, July 3 (Reuters) - The United States is 'very concerned' about the situation in Egypt, the U.S. State Department said on Wednesday of th...

Egyptians Fear Fresh Turmoil

Reuters | Posted 08.21.2012 | World

By Tamim Elyan CAIRO, June 21 (Reuters) - Public frustration has deepened in Egypt after ruling generals acted to retain sweeping powe...

Egypt Labor Unrest Grows After Uprising

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO - Thousands of Egyptian state employees, from ambulance drivers to policemen and transport workers, protested Monday in Cairo to demand better p...

Cairo Book Fair Abandoned Due To Egyptian Unrest

guardian.co.uk | Benedicte Page | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Literature has been caught up in the protests that have now entered their seventh day in Egypt. The annual Cairo book fair, due to have been held this...

From Tunisia To Egypt, Is This The Beginning Of A Trend?

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Protests continue to sweep Egypt, as the world waits to see if President Hosni Mubarak will be forced from office. Those protesters are not alone. The...

Who Are The Muslim Brotherhood?

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In media coverage of the ongoing protests rocking Egypt, the phrase "Muslim Brotherhood" has cropped up more than once. Who is this group, and what ro...

U.S. Role In Egypt Crisis 'Shameful': Chavez

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CARACAS, Jan 30 (Reuters) - Venezuela's firebrand leader Hugo Chavez accused the United States on Sunday of a "shameful" role in the Egyptian crisis a...

WATCH: 8-Year-Old Lectures Egyptian President

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Meet Juju, an adorable Saudi girl who has some words of advice for Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak. The precocious 8-year-old thinks that the embat...

Egypt Death Toll Passes 100

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SCROLL DOWN FOR UPDATES CAIRO -- Fighter jets swooped low over Cairo Sunday in what appeared to be an attempt by the military to show its control of ...

Why Egypt Matters: The Implications Of The Protests

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

As the protests continue in Egypt after President Hosni Mubarak's refusal to step down, the international media is increasingly focused on the Egyptia...