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Reports: Morsi Held By Authorities

Reuters | Posted 07.03.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 4 (Reuters) - Egypt's deposed President Mohammed Morsi, toppled by the military on Wednesday, is being held by the authorities, a Muslim ...

Top Muslim Brotherhood Officials Arrested

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI, MAGGIE MICHAEL and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 07.03.2013 | World

CAIRO -- A security official says the head of the Muslim Brotherhood political party and the Brotherhood's deputy chief have been arrested. The secur...

Is Morsi's Ouster A 'Coup'? Why It Matters

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 07.03.2013 | World

-- Was the overthrow of Egypt's Islamist government on Wednesday a coup? Much hangs on the exact words used to describe what happened....

U.S. Orders Mandatory Evacuation Of Embassy In Egypt

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 07.03.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- A U.S. official says the State Department is ordering nonessential U.S. diplomats and the families of all American Embassy personnel to ...

14 Dead In Post-Morsi Clashes

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2013 | World

ALEXANDRIA, Egypt, July 3 (Reuters) - At least 14 people were killed when opponents and supporters of Egypt's deposed president, Mohamed Mursi, clas...

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 ...

Egypt Crisis Coverage Dominates News Sites Front Pages

Posted 07.03.2013 | Media

News out of Egypt dominated website front pages on Wednesday after the military drove President Mohammed Morsi out of office. The political crisis...

Egyptian Army Names Interim President

Posted 07.03.2013 | World

Egypt Independent is reporting that Adly Mansour has been named interim president of Egypt following the military ousting Mohammed Morsi. Supreme C...

Morsi Calls Military Measures 'Full Coup' On Twitter

Posted 09.02.2013 | World

CAIRO (AP) -- A statement on the Egyptian president's office's Twitter account has quoted Mohammed Morsi as calling military measures "a full coup." ...

FINALLY!

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.02.2013 | Media

American news networks finally swung into action on Wednesday, devoting wall-to-wall coverage of the ouster of Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi. A...

WATCH: Tahrir Square Explodes In Celebration After Military Takes Power

Posted 09.02.2013 | World

Thousands of ecstatic protesters in Cario's Tahrir Square crowd set off fireworks, chanted, and cheered after the announcement that Egypt's military h...

Morsi Out, Military Presents Roadmap

Posted 07.03.2013 | World

The Egyptian military has announced the removal of Mohammed Morsi as president, presenting a roadmap for reconciliation in the country. In a telev...

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...

Hagel Called Egypt's Army Chief

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2013 | World

WASHINGTON, July 3 (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Egyptian army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Tuesday and the two als...

American Networks Ignore Egypt

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.03.2013 | Media

American cable news networks continued to have little time in their schedules for the political crisis in Egypt on Tuesday and Wednesday. Though th...

Report: Egyptian Opposition Leader Meets With Army

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 3 (Reuters) - Egyptian liberal opposition leader Mohammed ElBaradei met army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Wednesday, two politi...

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...

Egypt Army: Ready To Die For The People

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 3 (Reuters) - Egypt's high command said on Wednesday the army was ready to die to defend Egypt's people against terrorists and fools, in...

Morsi Calls On Military To Drop Ultimatum

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and LEE KEATH | Posted 09.01.2013 | World

CAIRO — His fate hanging in the balance, embattled President Mohammed Morsi vowed not to resign Tuesday, hours before a deadline to yield to the...

U.S. Wades Into Egypt Turmoil

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 09.01.2013 | World

WASHINGTON — Fearing a political-military implosion that could throw its most important Arab ally into chaos, the Obama administration has aband...

Egypt Moves Troops In Sinai

AP | Posted 09.01.2013 | World

JERUSALEM -- Israel's military says Egypt has moved forces into the border area near the Gaza Strip in coordination with Israel. With unrest sweepi...

Morsi's Party Calls On Supporters To Resist 'Coup'

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 2 (Reuters) - The political wing of the ruling Muslim Brotherhood has called on supporters to take to the streets to resist an army move...

Egypt On Edge As Morsi Rejects Ultimatum

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2013 | World

By Shaimaa Fayed and Paul Taylor CAIRO, July 2 (Reuters) - President Mohamed Morsi rebuffed an army ultimatum to force a resolution to...

Obama Urges Morsi To Respond To Protesters

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2013 | World

DAR ES SALAAM, July 2 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama called embattled Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi to urge him to respond to mass opposition...