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Badie handed life in prison; 6 others given death penalty in Istiqama Mosque Trial

  /  August 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Headquarters trial – where Badie and deputies Khairat El-Shater and Mohamed Bayoumi are charged with inciting the killing of protesters – postponed to 8 September

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Number of hunger-strikers grow

  /  August 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Tanta prisoner Diaa al-Mahdi joins activists in refraining from food

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A year behind bars: Mohamed Soltan

and   /  August 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

American citizen arrested in the wake of Rabaa clearing

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Public execution of Egyptian in Libya demonstrates ‘lawlessness’: Amnesty International

  /  August 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Man executed in football stadium in eastern port city Derna

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Rafah border open to aid Gaza: Foreign ministry

  /  August 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Humanitarian aid pours in as ceasefire reaches second day

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Al-Betagy, Hegazy torture trial postponed

  /  August 4, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Leading Muslim Brotherhood members accused of kidnapping and attempted murder

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Connections between Muslim Brotherhood and Islamic State: Ministry of Religious Endowments

  /  August 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Both groups use “vandalism, destruction and murder”, according to a new statement

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Car bomb explodes, another prevented in Giza

  /  July 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Rural village rocked by early morning explosion killing 3

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‘The government…has little interest in financial support for housing’: EIPR

  /  July 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

New report criticises Egypt’s affordable housing programmes

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Judiciary responds to international criticism of Al Jazeera conviction

  /  July 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

“Their rights and freedoms were never violated or infringed upon at any time,” says International Cooperation Department

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US extends ‘late’ invitation to Egypt for African summit

  /  July 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Invitation comes after Egypt reinstated to the African Union

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Russian tourist raped in Sharm El-Sheikh

  /  July 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Suspect, a minibus driver, in custody

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Amnesty International denies reports they were invited to work with Fact-Finding Committee

  /  July 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

No offer of cooperation made, said international human rights watchdog

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Human rights are a chief concern: Al-Sisi

  /  July 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

President meets with NCHR head

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Al-Sisi, Ibrahim meet over security concerns

  /  July 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Terrorism, police training among topics discussed

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One Year of Crackdowns

and   /  June 30, 2014  /  In Focus  /  2 Comments

Since the 3 July military-backed ouster of former president Mohamed Morsi, the judiciary has been busy with a seemingly unending flow of high-profile trials, and arrests have come in droves

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Administrative Court lifts Al-Gameya Al-Shareya

  /  June 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ruling allows NGO to continue operations

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Another journalist sentenced to prison

  /  June 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  3 Comments

Suez court gives Ahmed Rahman Shaheen three years

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‘Appalled by the guilty verdicts’: UK Foreign Secretary

  /  June 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The international community comes down hard on Egypt over Al Jazeera trial

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Update: Harsh sentences for Al Jazeera journalists

  /  June 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Fahmy, Greste and Mohmed handed long-term jail sentences

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Verdict expected Monday in Al-Jazeera case

  /  June 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Court accuses journalists of terror-related charges

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Friday update: 3 protesters killed, 20 wounded, dozens arrested

  /  June 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Demonstrators rallied against recent Muslim Brotherhood death sentences

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Not enough women in cabinet: NCW

  /  June 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

National council for women criticises lack of female decision makers in Al-Sisi’s government

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Hunger-striking journalist released

  /  June 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Al Jazeera journalist AbdallahElshamy, 13 others released due to failing health

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Verdict in Al Jazeera trial to be issued 23 June

  /  June 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Defence teams conclude their closing arguments

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Demonstrators rally against sexual harassment

  /  June 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Protesters gather outside the Opera House to address sexual assault, gender inequality

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In Pictures: Demonstrators rally against sexual harassment

  /  June 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

  Several hundred demonstrators—both men and women, Egyptians and foreigners—gathered outside the Cairo Opera House in Gezira to protest against the ongoing phenomenon of sexual harassment and sexual assault in Egypt’s streets. Dubbed “Walk Like read the rest…

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High-profile Muslim Brotherhood trial postponed

  /  June 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Badie, Erian, 12 others accused of inciting violence at Istiqama Mosque

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Ethiopia, Egypt hopeful that GERD negotiations will resume

  /  June 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Dam will not harm downstream countries, Ethiopian State Minister for Foreign Affairs

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Detention renewed for hunger-striking journalist

  /  June 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Elshamy, hundreds of others handed 45 more days in prison without charges

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