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Student arrested in possession of weapons

  /  November 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Ain Shams student allegedly used weapons during marches

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6 April announces Mohamed Mahmoud Street demonstrations

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

Group says protests will commemorate the third anniversary of deadly clashes

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Police forces disperse Azhar University protests

  /  November 17, 2014  /  Politics  /  1 Comment

Police security forces broke into the Al-Azhar University girls department to disperse a protest organised by Students against the Coup (SAC) on Monday. Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE) reported the police forces read the rest…

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Cairo University students react to security measures on campus

  /  November 17, 2014  /  In Focus  /  No Comments

Students say security measures are necessary but criticise enforcement

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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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MOI arrests 29 alleged MB members

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

Morsi releases letter calling for continued revolution

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22 arrested in Kafr El-Sheikh protests Friday

  /  October 11, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

MOI official says detained will face prosecution

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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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Court sentences 15 Azhar students to 4 years

  /  September 17, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Nasr City Misdemeanours Court sentenced Wednesday 11 male and 4 female Al-Azhar University students to four years in prison over violating the Protest Law, the Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression (AFTE) said read the rest…

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‘Dank’ movement calls for more demonstrations

  /  September 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

New campaign launched against poverty, social injustice and inequality

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Anti-Coup Alliance calls for ‘uprising of the poor’

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

Arrests continue amid ongoing protests

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University Students vow to return for more protests despite security threats

  /  September 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Securing the educational process appears an uphill battle in Egypt’s turbulent campuses

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Police arrest 6 Morsi supporters at Alexandria demonstration

  /  August 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Dispersals of demonstrations continue as forces continue to crack-down on dissenting voices

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138 protests on sit-in dispersal anniversary: Democracy Index

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

200 people were arrested and 30 explosive devices were defused over the three days

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3 arrested during Friday protests

  /  July 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Small demonstrations disbursed peacefully, says interior ministry

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Around 90 students expelled from Cairo University throughout past academic year

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

Most expelled students face prosecution for committing crimes, says university chairman

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Cabinet clashes trial postponed until 4 August

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

Ahmed Douma, 268 others on trial for 2011 violence

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One dead as pro-Morsi protests dispersed across Cairo, Giza and Alexandria

  /  July 3, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Anti-Coup Alliance claims three dead during dispersals, MOI arrests 34 for incitement, organising protests

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Anti-Coup Alliance announces week of protests alongside 3 July anniversary

  /  June 27, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

By Jihad Abaza The Anti-Coup Alliance is planning to organise a series of protests over the coming week which it has collectively dubbed “We will live dignified”, the organisation announced in a Thursday statement. The read the rest…

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Human rights groups push for torture allegations investigation

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

Groups demand immediate investigation and forensic examinations of female detainees

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Minya verdict ‘heinous crime unprecedented in history’: MB

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

Brotherhood hits back at judiciary over death sentence for 183 alleged Islamists

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Public sexual assault: Why don’t people intervene?

  /  June 17, 2014  /  Culture  /  2 Comments

Some bystanders join the attackers instead of intervening, human rights advocates say

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Anti-Coup Alliance calls for week of protests after Al-Sisi’s election

  /  June 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  105 Comments

Statement calls for end of “60 years of military rule”

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Amnesty International warns of Egyptian authorities’ plans to monitor social media

and   /  June 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  56 Comments

Human rights watchdog says mass surveillance of social media would “deal a devastating blow to the rights to privacy and freedom of expression in Egypt”

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Misr Al-Qawia back activists’ hunger strikes

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

Protests against detainment of Elshamy and Soltan to be held over two days

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Al-Qaeda urges Libyans to fight rogue general

  /  June 1, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  85 Comments

AFP – Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb urged Libyans to fight a rogue general who is pressing an offensive against Islamist militias in the country’s east, labelling him an “enemy of Islam”. Last month, ex-general read the rest…

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Turkey beefs up security on protest anniversary

  /  May 31, 2014  /  Politics  /  45 Comments

Eight people died and thousands were injured in the heavy-handed police crackdown that ensued, as clouds of tear gas wafted through the much-loved park on Taksim Square.

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Amnesty campaigns for jailed Mansoura women

  /  May 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The women were sentenced to jail time by the Mansoura Criminal Court on 21 May

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59 protesters arrested during Friday protests

  /  May 31, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Protests come following Al-Sisi’s election victory

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‘Morsi supporter’ sentenced to death for killing child in Alexandria

  /  May 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

“Defendants shouted ‘void’ after hearing the verdict, which made the judge adjourn the session,” says EIPR lawyer

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