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Policeman killed during Sohag patrol

  /  October 1, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ahmed Farooq Zeidan was shot and killed by gunmen during a security raid

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Minya court orders detention of 161, postpones retrial

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defendants were tried in absentia as part of the controversial case involving 528 handed preliminary death sentences

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Cairo University to examine appeals by suspended students

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

94 students were expelled for taking part in protests last year

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Egyptian pilgrim arrested in Mecca for ‘chanting against Arab rulers’

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Minister of Endowments calls for his deportation to Egypt, to be arrested and tried

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Downtown street vendors ‘out of service’

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Street vendors not satisfied with relocation that cuts their daily income

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Al-Sisi ammends law on weapons and ammunition

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ammended law requires Ministry of Defence approval to import firearms

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Cairo court dissolves party affiliated with Anti-Coup Alliance

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Verdict is unlawful and biased, says Istiqlal Party

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Parliamentary elections to take place by end of the year: Mehleb

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Amending the Protest Law has not been broached in cabinet meetings, says Prime Minister

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Amnesty International warns of photojournalist’s ongoing detention

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Mahmoud Abu Zied has been imprisoned since 14 August 2013

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16 sentenced to 18 years for disrupting constitutional referendum

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The accused were also sentenced on charges of joining a banned group

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Azbakeya riots detainees sentenced to 15 years

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Cairo Court sentences 68 people to 10-15 years in prison

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Al-Beltagy and Hegazy on trial for torture and sexual assault

  /  September 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Islamist leaders already sentenced to 20 years of prison on terrorism charges

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Suggested amendments to university laws are severe violation of academic freedom: AFTE

  /  September 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

State is treating university campuses as enemy camps, says professor

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Alexandria detainees’ appeal verdict postponed

  /  September 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Detainees are accused of violating Protest Law by participating in demonstration organised in solidarity with torture victim Khaled Said

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EIPR criticises Coptic Church for drafting statute in closed session

  /  September 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Rights group comments on proposed bylaws based on Article 3 of the constitution

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Egypt seeks non-permanent Security Council seat

  /  September 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign minister discussed possibility of membership with counterparts during UN Visit

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Shoukry discusses Gaza ceasefire and reconstruction with top OCHA official

  /  September 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The two sides also discussed the humanitarian conditions inside Syria and Iraq “amid the rising influence of terrorist organisations there”

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Morsi espionage trial postponed to 14 October

  /  September 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Court awaits further reports relating to the case in which Brotherhood leaders are accused of collaborating with foreign organisations

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Al-Sisi’s Cairo University speech met with critical reaction from students

  /  September 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Speech an approval of security measures against student movement, says Students Against the Coup

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Erdogan in no position to give lessons on democracy: Egypt

  /  September 29, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Turkish president has illusions of restoring the Ottoman Empire, says Egyptian foreign ministry

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Shoukry discusses Gaza plans in New York

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egyptian and Norwegian foreign ministers plan upcoming Gaza reconstruction conference

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Brotherhood says ‘justice is indivisible’ after Mubarak trial postponement

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Group says there have been “judicial farces” in Egypt’s courts over past 15 months

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11 acquitted of violating Protest Law in Fayoum

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Bandar Fayoum Criminal Court acquitted 11 defendants on Sunday, who were accused of protesting illegally. The 11 were arrested on 8 August and charged with breaking the Protest Law, blocking the road, and resisting read the rest…

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Shoukry meets with African representatives in New York

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign Minister discusses renaissance dam, regional conflicts, and threat of terrorism with African ministers on sidelines of UN General Assembly

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Policeman shot dead in Al-Salam City

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ministry of Interior investigating the incident

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Regional stability dependant on Egypt: UAE

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Emirati foreign minister rejects questioning the legitimacy of Egyptian government

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26 militants killed in security forces raids across Egypt

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Operation part of an intensification of security measures throughout the country

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Court acquits 112 revolution anniversary detainees

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Detainees arrested in Moski on 25 January were initially handed prison sentences

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3 arrested for possessing Al Jazeera documents

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Suspects charged with “inciting protests and violence”

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12 students sentenced to 4 years in prison

  /  September 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Defendants found guilty of violating Protest Law

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