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Bomb injures 7 security personnel in Greater Cairo

  /  January 28, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Three more bombs were dismantled in Qena and downtown Cairo

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Protests continue for 3rd day in Egypt

  /  January 27, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Unconfirmed reports on deaths in Matariya and Helwan

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Al-Dostour finds participation in elections ‘difficult’ amid security crackdown

  /  January 26, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The party calls on civil forces to agree on a joint stance on political participation

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4th revolution anniversary death toll rises to 17

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

One CSF conscript dead, three policemen injured, according to interior ministry

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2 journalists arrested in Beheira governorate

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Syndicate head says no charges against them

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Shaimaa Al-Sabbagh died near Tahrir of birdshot to the back: Forensic Authority

  /  January 25, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Socialist Popular Alliance, activists blame police for ‘excessive’ use of force

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Security challenges still major concern

  /  January 22, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Despite optimistic assessments from armed forces, situation remains volatile

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‘We are the solution’ initiative is positive step, lacks organisation: Ayman Nour

  /  January 19, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Morsi’s reign was part of a counterrevolution that started after Mubarak’s ouster, says liberal politician and former presidential candidate

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13 alleged members of Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis referred to court for killing policemen

  /  January 12, 2015  /  Egypt  /  No Comments

Charges include joining banned organisation and possessing weapons

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‘We are perfectly equipped for waging war’: Ajnad Misr video

  /  January 12, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Militant leader says “30 June helped us convince people that the only way out is through Jihad”

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Several deaths in Friday protests

  /  January 10, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

A shooting on Central Security vehicle leaves 5 injured

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Egyptian ISIS leader found dead: Syrian Observatory

  /  January 7, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics, Region  /  1 Comment

The militant’s head was reportedly separated from his body

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Arab League expresses full support for Libya’s Tobruk-based government

  /  January 6, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Libyan delegate requested Arab states to provide arms to troops to end violence

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Cairo’s small business owners hope for stability, skilled workforce and clear-out of bureaucracy in 2015

and   /  January 3, 2015  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Mixed year for efforts of city’s start-ups, but optimism about coming year rides high

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Morsi’s espionage case adjourned to 4 January

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

Cairo Criminal Court adjourned the trial of former president Mohamed Morsi and 35 other members of the Muslim Brotherhood to 4 January. They face. charges of leaking documents that could harm Egypt’s national security. The read the rest…

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1,191 reported sexual harassment cases in 100 days: Report

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

82.3% of eye witnesses to the harassment do not interfere or help the victim, says Harassmap

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4 fishermen released in Damietta following navy patrol attack investigations

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

Armed forces to provide financial compensation for damages to boats and fishing equipment, says fishermen’s spokesperson

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Court allows re-trial for police personnel convicted in military courts

  /  December 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Police were never subject to military trials in first place, experts say

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Drive-by shootings of security personnel ‘difficult to prevent’: Analyst

  /  December 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

“This happens every week,” says analyst Mohamed Qadri Saeed

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New militant video allegedly shows masked gunmen running North Sinai checkpoint

and   /  December 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The footage also includes images of executions of alleged “army collaborators”

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25 Ultras Ahlawy members arrested following basketball match break-in

  /  December 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Hardcore supporters of Al-Ahly club protest against alleged collaboration between club chairman, Egyptian Basketball Federation and police to bar fans

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Egypt closes Salloum border amid Libya security woes

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

Border guards detain 151 illegal migrants attempting to enter Libya

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Militants bomb Sinai gas pipeline for 27th time

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

Egypt’s gas exports to Jordan dropped dramatically in 2014 due to militant attacks

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Five ‘State of Sinai’ militants killed in Sharqeya raid: Ministry of Interior

  /  December 22, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

The suspects allegedly planned to carry out major terrorist attacks in coming days

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New US ambassador arrives in Egypt as Al-Sisi and Obama discuss bilateral ties

  /  December 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Phone call between two leaders covered regional security and human rights

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714 protests in Egypt in November, Islamists’ revolution and Mubarak verdict major triggers: Democracy Index

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

Report warns of ‘angry’ movements and ‘violent’ state strategy next 25 January anniversary

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Presidential decree creates new police rank with power of arrest

  /  December 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi issued a decree creating a new police rank: “Associate Security Officer”

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Canada, UK embassies remain closed as security talks ongoing with Interior Ministry

  /  December 13, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Reported explosion outside British Embassy an ‘accident’

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Muslim Brotherhood faces pressure in Jordan

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

King Abdulla says group “hijacked the Arab Spring”, Brotherhood deputy leader to face military trial later this month

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US expats warned of ‘heightened tensions’ ahead of CIA torture report

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

State Department denies link between report and UK, Canadian embassy shutdowns

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