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Clashes Between Egyptian Security Forces, Protesters Turns Deadly

AP | By HAMZA HENDAWI and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 10.13.2013 | World

CAIRO (AP) — In Egypt's bloodiest day since the Arab Spring began, riot police Wednesday smashed two protest camps of supporters of the deposed Isla...

Egyptian Protester Shot Dead In Cairo Clashes

Reuters | Posted 10.13.2013 | World

By Tom Finn and Tom Perry CAIRO, Aug 13 (Reuters) - One Muslim Brotherhood member was shot dead and at least 11 people wou...

McCain Voices Big Worries After Contentious Meeting

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Fresh off a contentious meeting in Cairo, Sen. John McCain expressed concern Thursday that Egypt may be headed toward a period of p...

Republican Duo Threatens Egypt's Military | Posted 10.06.2013 | World

Egypt's army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has accused the Obama administration of disregarding the will of the Egyptian people and turning its b...

Why Would the Muslim Brotherhood Believe in Voting Now?

Steve Clemons | Posted 10.06.2013 | World
Steve Clemons

Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) are heading to Egypt, apparently as symbols of democratic magnanimity that losers in political contests should not be rounded up and thrown in prison.

Joshua Hersh

A Deeply Polarized Egypt Waits For Something To Give | 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...

U.S. Official Meets With Jailed Senior Muslim Brotherhood Leader

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 10.05.2013 | World

CAIRO — Top U.S., European and Arab envoys visited a jailed Muslim Brotherhood leader Monday on a mission to ease tensions between Egypt's milit...

Egypt: Clock Ticking On Sit-In Standoff

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 10.04.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's highest security body warned Sunday that the clock is ticking for a peaceful end to the standoff over sit-ins by supporters of o...

Egypt To Block Muslim Brotherhood Protest Camps

AP | SARAH EL DEEB and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 10.02.2013 | World

CAIRO — Authorities outlined plans Friday to break up two sit-ins by supporters of deposed President Mohammed Morsi, saying they would set up a ...

3 Muslim Brotherhood Leaders Referred To Trial In Egypt

AP | Posted 09.30.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Egyptian prosecutors have referred three top leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood, including the group's fugitive spiritual leader, to trial for...

EU Urges Egypt To End Standoff With Muslim Brotherhood

Reuters | Posted 09.28.2013 | World

* Ashton meets general who overthrew Islamist president * Visit follows Saturday killing of 80 Mursi supporters * Mursi ...

Egyptian Security Forces Accused Of Beating Morsi Supporters

The Huffington Post | Eline Gordts | Posted 07.17.2013 | World

Egyptian security forces denied hundreds of arrested supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi their rights and severely mistreated several of the...

Egypt Intensifies Crackdown On Muslim Brotherhood

Reuters | Posted 09.14.2013 | World

CAIRO, July 15 (Reuters) - Egypt's public prosecutor ordered the arrest of seven senior Muslim Brotherhood and Islamist figures on Monday over viole...

Egypt: Haven't We Learned Our Lesson!

Jehan S. Harney | Posted 09.11.2013 | World
Jehan S. Harney

After the second wave of the Egyptian revolution, the interim declaration should have clearly spelled out the ultimate vision for the new Egypt: A country based on humanity, equality, justice, and freedom for all.

Egypt Orders Arrest Of Muslim Brotherhood Leader

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2013 | World

br>By Maggie Fick and Peter Graff CAIRO, July 10 (Reuters) - Egypt's prosecutor ordered the arrest on Wednesday of the leaders of oust...

Egypt Lays Out Political Roadmap Amid Mass Protests

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 09.08.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood on Tuesday rejected a new timetable announced by the military-backed interim leadership that sets a fast track for...

Muslim Brotherhood Calls On Followers To Rise Up After Deadly Clashes

AP | SARAH EL DEEB and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 09.07.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt was rocked Monday by the deadliest day since its Islamist president was toppled by the military, with more than 50 of his supporte...

Egypt Coup Shakes Islamists Around The Region

AP | PAUL SCHEMM | Posted 07.07.2013 | World

CAIRO -- The military's overthrow of Mohammed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood's fall from power in Egypt have sent Islamist parties around the region...

Egyptians On Edge After Night of Violence

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 09.05.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Security forces boosted positions near a protest camp by supporters of ousted leader Mohammed Morsi as authorities Saturday plotted their nex...

Postcard From Morocco on the Post-Brotherhood Era

Ahmed Charai | Posted 09.04.2013 | World
Ahmed Charai

Now it is Egypt's military leadership that faces the temptation to "hold too much." Will this powerful institution exploit the people's anger at the Brotherhood to reconstruct a secular dictatorship?

Muslim Brotherhood Leader Believed To Be Arrested Addressed Crowd In Cairo

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and TONY G. GABRIEL | Posted 09.04.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Tens of thousands of Islamists streamed across a Nile River bridge toward Cairo's Tahrir Square on Friday, threatening a showdown moments aft...

Backers Of Ousted Egyptian President To Protest

Reuters | Posted 09.03.2013 | World

By Alastair Macdonald and Alexander Dziadosz CAIRO, July 5 (Reuters) - Islamist supporters of Egypt's ousted president, Mohammed Morsi...

Muslim Brotherhood Leader Arrested

AP | SARAH EL DEEB and LEE KEATH | Posted 09.03.2013 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's military moved swiftly Thursday against senior figures of the Muslim Brotherhood, targeting the backbone of support for ousted P...

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...

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...