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Day of Rage

The Two Faces Of The Muslim Brotherhood

wsj.com | By CHARLES LEVINSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO--Moaz Abdel Karim, an affable 29-year-old who was among a handful of young activists who plotted the recent protests here, is the newest face of...

Is Mubarak's Health Failing?

Reuters | Andrew Hammond | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO (Reuters) - The health of former Egyptian ruler Hosni Mubarak is deteriorating and he has refused to travel abroad for treatment, the Saudi-ow...

Anti-Government Protesters In Bahrain Met With Tear Gas, Rubber Bullets

AP | BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Bahrain's security forces fired tear gas and rubber bullets Monday at thousands of anti-government protesters heed...

Egypt Labor Unrest Grows After Anti-Mubarak Uprising

AP | TAREK EL-TABLAWY and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — Thousands of state employees, from ambulance drivers to police and bank workers, protested on Monday demanding better pay, in a growing ...

WikiLeaks Reveals The Israeli Connection To New Egypt VP

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Egypt's Vice President Omar Suleiman was long seen by Israel as the preferred candidate to succeed President Hosni Mubarak, secret U.S....

Egypt's Biggest Businessman's Deep North Korea Connections

GlobalPost | Donald Kirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- Egypt's biggest businessman holding hands with Kim Jong Il. This image, from an official photograph that also features the Dear...

After Mubarak, Who Will Lead Egypt?

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Hosni Mubarak's Tuesday declaration that he would not run for re-election in September did not satisfy the anti-government protesters who wa...

Demonstrators Pray For Mubarak's Departure

GlobalPost | Jon Jensen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO, Egypt -- Thousands of Egyptians continued protesting in Tahrir Square in Cairo on Friday after two days of violent clashes between pro- and ant...

Egypt Protests: Anti-Mubarak Demonstrations Costing Nation $310 Million Per Day

AP | TAREK EL-TABLAWY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's economy has lost at least $3.1 billion as a result of the political crisis in the country, investment bank Credit Agricole said ...

Rage in Syria?

Adla Massoud | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Adla Massoud

Assad is talking reform. But how seriously can we take him?

Berlusconi: Hosni Mubarak Is 'The Wisest Of Men'

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BRUSSELS, Feb 4 (Reuters) - Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi on Friday praised Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak as a wise man and called for a...

Fidel Castro: Egyptian President's 'Fate Is Sealed'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Fidel Castro has joined the ranks of world leaders to comment on Egypt's deadly anti-government violence, going so far as to suggest that Egyptian Pre...

The Egypt Protests In Photos

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Tahrir Square resembled a war zone early Thursday as supporters of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak attacked anti-Mubarak protesters in the second da...

Barack Obama's Response To Egypt Slammed In Israel

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — President Barack Obama's response to the crisis in Egypt is drawing fierce criticism in Israel, where many view the U.S. leader as a...

Tony Blair: Mubarak Is 'Immensely Courageous And A Force For Good'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Tony Blair took an adversarial stance this week by defending Egypt's autocratic president as "immensely courageous, and a force for good." According...

U.S. Government Staff Begin To Leave Egypt

AP | TAREK EL-TABLAWY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — In their rush, some forgot their bags. The near mayhem at Cairo's airport over the past few days gave way to slightly more organized ch...

The Gravity of Pharaohs

Adel Iskandar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Adel Iskandar

It should be drastically clear to anyone who once courted the Cairo felons that they must abandon ship now or risk losing any semblance of dignity.

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...