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Egyptian President Sisi Speaks Publicly About Killed Protester

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 02.02.2015 | World

CAIRO (AP) — The Egyptian president has spoken publicly for the first time about the recent shooting death of a female protester, calling her a "mar...

How State Failure Is Deepening Class Tensions in Egypt

Sara Khorshid | Posted 01.05.2015 | World
Sara Khorshid

Pressure on the lower and middle classes is increasing in view of the state's continued failure to deliver at an acceptable level of efficiency as well as the absence of the rule of law, which results from the deeply rooted corruption and the weakening of the state after three years of protests and political turmoil.

Egypt Makes Big Move On Sexual Harassment

AP | Posted 06.06.2014 | World

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's outgoing president on Thursday decreed sexual harassment a crime punishable by up to five years in prison, a much-anticipated m...

Egyptian President Criticizes Deadline

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2013 | World

* Army gives Mursi, opponents 48 hours to agree * Mursi says army statement may cause "confusion" * Liberals say no interest in talking to Mursi...

Egyptian President Faces Judicial Revolt Over Power Grab

Reuters | Posted 01.24.2013 | World

By Tom Perry CAIRO, Nov 24 (Reuters) - Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi faced a rebellion from judges who accused him on Saturday of ...

Egyptians Clash With Police Again Over President's New Powers

Reuters | Posted 01.24.2013 | World

By Tom Perry CAIRO, Nov 24 (Reuters) - Youths clashed with police in Cairo on Saturday as protests at new powers assumed by President ...

Egypt's Former President To Be Tried Alongside Ex-Interior Minister

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 09.24.2011 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's ruling military and protesters seeking greater and faster change are moving into an outright collision, as the generals try to s...

Ousted Egyptian President Denies Ordering Protesters Killed

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 09.13.2011 | World

CAIRO — Ousted President Hosni Mubarak has denied any responsibility for his security forces killing nearly 900 protesters during Egypt's uprisi...

Egyptian Presidency Website Gets New Look

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The official website of the Egyptian presidency has been given a facelift in light of recent developments. The adjustments were made swiftly, as Egyp...

Do Egyptians Want Both Democracy And A Role For Religion In Their Government?

Reza Aslan via WaPo On Faith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

The dramatic images streaming out of Egypt over the past week suggest that the 30-year dictatorship of America's close ally, Hosni Mubarak, might be c...

WATCH: Armisen As Pres. Mubarak On SNL's Weekend Update

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

As always, finding the potential for comedy in the midst of an ongoing tragedy is as difficult as it is dangerous. Fred Armisen, Seth Meyers and the W...

What You Need To Know About Egypt's President

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Pressure is mounting for Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak due to widespread protests, and some are even calling for him to step down. The Egypt pro...

Gilad Shalit Health Unknown To Mubarak: Hamas Claims

Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A Hamas official on Wednesday said Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak didn't know what he was talking about when he said abducted Israel Defense Forces ...