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Protesters’ acquittal message to interior ministry

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Political parameters affected ruling, says defence lawyer

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Rafah border crossing to be opened on 26-27 May

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Border was last opened in March

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Cairo holds second Joint Arab Forces meeting

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Military analyst said the forces, to be assembled 29 July, give Arab security serious standing

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Geneva talks on Yemen to proceed minus Hadi

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Peace talks to start on Thursday despite continued fighting

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More death sentences upheld in Egyptian courts

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defendant Anas Shahine accused of joining illegal group, financing its operations

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Harassmap launches ‘Harasser = Criminal’ campaign

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Campaign is first of its kind produced by initiative, and will be found on television, radio and social media

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61 referred to military prosecution for planning to overthrow state

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Detainees charged with killing, harbouring Muslim Brotherhood members

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Egyptian worker killed in Benghazi shelling

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign Ministry has evacuated almost 13,000 from Libya since February

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2 dead in Sunday Sharqeya explosion

  /  May 24, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The bomb was planted inside a tunnel in Sharqeya

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Court details acquittal verdict from protest charges in Al-Sabbagh’s case

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

It was just a celebration like ‘weddings’, states court

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Procedures establishing Arab joint force to becompleted before 29 June: Hegazy

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Results of Arab Chiefs-of-Staff meetings will be presented to committee of Arab leaders within coming months

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Egypt, Yemen meet over Houthi situation

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Egypt’s President Al-Sisi said security and stability must be maintained in Yemen

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New death in Matariya police incident

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Interior ministry claims a suspect was killed before his arrest, other reports say victim died in detention

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Egypt’s judiciary unites opposing political currents in one trial

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Mohamed Morsi, Alaa Abdel Fattah, Amr Hamzawy among 25 accused of ‘insulting judiciary’

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Exams cancelled at Ain Shams University following student’s killing

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Heavy security measures deployed to keep students out

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Should Al-Sisi cancel his visit to Germany?

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, In Focus  /  No Comments

Former foreign ministry official denounces “insulting” move after Bundestag President declared refusal to meet Egyptian president, while political party head disagrees

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2 women killed in unidentified North Sinai shelling

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Incident occurred same day an injured conscript was shot dead during his transferral to hospital

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Civilian parties outraged over new Justice Minister’s appointment

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

A furious opponent of the Muslim Brotherhood, Al-Zind was sworn in last Wednesday

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More protests worldwide denounce Morsi’s death sentence

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

11 police officers injured in Turkey in clashes with protesters

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Court acquits SPAP members of protest charges in Al-Sabbagh case

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

“Verdict proves that police intentionally used force without necessity,” says defence lawyer

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Coptic coalition demands Maspero killings case reopening

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

27 Copts were killed in 2011, two Copts and three soldiers were convicted

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Cairo to host Syrian opposition conference in June

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

The conference aims at forming a united opposition front against Assad

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Fire broke out in Agouza Police Station

  /  May 23, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

No casualties were reported among police or prisoners

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Students resign union in protest of colleague’s death

  /  May 22, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Ain Shams University engineering students believe police killed Islam Salah Al-Din Atitu

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Alexandria military court hands sentences to 147 defendants, including minors

  /  May 22, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

EFACC says it is ready to oppose the military sentencing of children

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Al-Sisi discusses human rights, terrorism with Austrian official

  /  May 22, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Al-Sisi tells Austrian Federal Minister “civil and political rights need to be enhanced and promoted”

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Academics banned from travelling without prior security approval

  /  May 22, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Travel approvals from security services are a clear constraint on academics and researchers, AFTE says

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Dar Al-Ifta deems unregistered cell phone lines forbidden by Islam

  /  May 21, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

This is so cell phones are not “used by terrorists”, statement says

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HRW calls on EU not to endanger lives in military action against smugglers

  /  May 21, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

EU increasingly criticised for placing more efforts on militarising Mediterranean rather than saving migrants’ lives

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Ain Shams University student found dead on Fifth Settlement road

  /  May 21, 2015  /  Politics  /  No Comments

Students say Islam Salah Al-Din was taken by security forces after an exam on campus

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