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SEC approves electoral districts law

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The law will be referred for Presidential approval after Cabinet approval

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Egypt’s Foreign Ministry and UN strongly condemn school attack in Pakistan

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Attack, carried out by Taliban gunmen, leave over 125 dead

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17 terrorists killed, 11 others arrested: Armed Forces

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Military operations comes within framework of armed forces to “ultimately eliminate terrorism”

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US seeks to ‘defuse tension’ between Palestinians and Israelis

  /  December 13, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

John Kerry set to meet Benjamin Netanyahu Monday to discuss recent developments before UN Security Council meeting

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Palestinian minister killed by Israeli forces

  /  December 10, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  2 Comments

Abu Ein was in Ramallah with the aim of supporting Palestinians in the West Bank as they are harassed by Israeli forces, says deputy information minister

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North Sinai curfew reduced to 11 hours

  /  December 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Curfew part of emergency law measures imposed in North Sinai after 24 October militant attacks

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Alleged SCAF leaks referred to military prosecution in Morsi trail

  /  December 9, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Next session of ousted president’s trial will resume on Wednesday

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Police officer killed, 2 others injured

  /  December 9, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

The assailants are yet to be remanded in custody

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IDF attacks on Gaza buildings ‘wanton and unjustified’: Amnesty International

  /  December 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Rights group calls for impartial investigations of alleged international humanitarian law violations during 2014 Gaza conflict

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UN expresses concern over ‘increasing polarisation’ in Egypt

  /  December 2, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Egyptian authorities should ensure that “excessive use of force” is not exercised on peaceful protestors, says UN

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7 ‘terrorist elements’ killed, 15 others arrested in Sinai

  /  December 2, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The militants participated in “terrorist schemes” against the armed forces, says military spokesman

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Egypt condemns Erdogan’s ‘flagrant intervention’ in its internal affairs

  /  December 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Erdogan has reiterated the critical comments about the Egyptian president and government

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Arab League states to back Palestine’s statehood bid in front of UN Security Council

  /  November 30, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

In case statehood bid is thwarted, “we would move towards defining our relations with Israel by halting security coordination”, says Abbas

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Arab League foreign ministers gather to discuss Israeli-Palestinian conflict

  /  November 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

President Al-Sisi scheduled to meet Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas

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First hearing challenging Protest law 14 December

  /  November 25, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The law has garnered much criticism since its 2013 issue

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90% of houses within 500 metres of Gaza border evacuated in Rafah: Official

  /  November 25, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

More than EGP 100m have been disbursed to the displaced families so far, according to North Sinai Governorate Office

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10 militants killed, 18 arrested in Sinai: Armed forces

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

Deadly clashes between militants and the military continue in North Sinai

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Shura Council trial: Videos fail to prove Alaa Abdel Fattah attacked police

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

Trial postponed to 26 November, defendants to remain in prison

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Deadly clashes in Rafah between militants and armed forces

  /  November 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

“Terrorist elements” killed in exchange of fire, number of injuries and deaths unavailable, says military spokesman

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Authorities violated 12 articles of constitution: ANHRI

  /  November 18, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian rights group claims violations are enabled by laws that contradict the constitution

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Concerns over district representation in coming elections

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

Final parliamentary law draft should be presented to cabinet by end of week

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Grand Mufti advisor condemns Al-Baghdadi’s threats to Egypt

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

“Terrorists are deceiving their followers by the illusion of the Caliphate”, says Ibrahim Negm

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Cabinet to rule on electoral districts draft

  /  November 12, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Some parties believe districts made to garner “votes for the government” in upcoming parliamentary elections

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Egypt, Mali discuss counter-insurgency cooperation

  /  November 11, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The duo discussed ways to strengthen military cooperation between both countries

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6 April Democratic Front demonstrate against Protest law

  /  November 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Human rights monitor calls for the release of political detainees and the repeal of Protest Law

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Armed forces killed 19 ‘terrorist elements’, arrested 249 in past 2 weeks

  /  November 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis states reasons for attacking armed forces

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Armed forces creating ‘secure zone’ on Gaza border

and   /  October 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Residents told to leave homes as military seeks to destroy Gaza tunnels once and for all

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Interior ministry arrests 34 students across Egypt for ‘inciting violence’

and   /  October 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ministry deactivates nine explosive devices found in different university campuses over two days

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US coalition members gather to counter ISIS propaganda

and   /  October 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt stresses importance of fighting intellectual and religious basis of ISIS message

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Tunisians vote in parliamentary elections

  /  October 26, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Political parties cite high turnout, election monitors claim irregularities

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