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If This Isn't Enough Of A Wake-Up Call For Egypt, Then What Is?

Sophia Jones | Posted 06.10.2014 | World
Sophia Jones

ISTANBUL -- When I first watched the viral video from Sunday night's celebration for newly elected Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, it was ha...

IMF Delays Egypt Loan Amid Deepening Crisis

Reuters | Posted 02.10.2013 | World

CAIRO, Dec 11 (Reuters) - A vital $4.8 billion International Monetary Fund loan to Egypt will be delayed until next month, its finance minister said...

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...

PHOTOS: Tahrir Square Now And Then

Posted 01.25.2012 | World

Exactly one year ago on January 25, 2011, thousands headed to Cairo's Tahrir Square. Inspired by recent events in Tunisia, demonstrators protested aga...

9 Killed As Cairo Protests Enter Second Day

Reuters | Posted 02.16.2012 | World

CAIRO, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Eight people have been killed as clashes between troops and protesters in central Cairo spilled over into a second day, Eg...

New Clashes Rock Cairo

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 02.14.2012 | World

CAIRO -- Hundreds of Egyptian soldiers swept into Cairo's Tahrir Square on Saturday, chasing protesters and beating them to the ground with sticks and...

Protests In Egypt: Today's Images

Posted 11.22.2011 | World

Egypt entered a fourth day of massive protests on Tuesday, as demonstrators demanded the resignation of the country's military rulers. Clashes betwee...

Egyptian Cabinet Hands In Resignation

Posted 01.21.2012 | World

CAIRO -- Egypt's state television says the Cabinet has submitted its resignation to the ruling military council but will stay on to run the nation's d...

Thousands Of Protesters Fill Egypt's Tahrir Square

AP | Posted 11.09.2011 | World

By AYA BATRAWY, The Associated Press CAIRO (AP) -- A group of about 30 protesters broke into the Israeli Embassy in Cairo Friday and dumped hundred...

Egyptian Army Disperses Activists Holding Ramadan Meal At Tahrir Square

AP | Posted 10.05.2011 | World

CAIRO — Egyptian army troops wielding batons and firing in the air dispersed dozens of activists holding a traditional Ramadan meal in Cairo's c...

Egyptian Troops Clear Tahrir Square, Clash With Protesters

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 10.01.2011 | World

CAIRO — Egyptian forces swinging electrified batons and shouting the battle cry "God is great" swiftly chased off dozens of activists Monday who...