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Decision comes after a terror attack killed, injured 26 military personnel on Friday
The curfew in North Sinai will be reduced by four hours during the elections
Attacker used a stolen truck with explosives to hit security checkpoint early on Tuesday
Decade long curfew ended Saturday
Curfew was scheduled to end on 25 January
Security sources reported that a vehicle was destroyed, suspected to have been used in launching the attack
Ongoing wave of home demolitions and forced evictions amid media blackout must stop, group says
Residents of Al-Arish are caught in the fight between militants and the military
Muslim Brotherhood and opponents clash a day after the curfew was lifted
Reuters- Egypt lifted a state of emergency and nightly curfews on Thursday, a government minister said, three months after the army enforced the measures amid bloody turmoil that followed its overthrow of an Islamist president. The state of emergency was imposed in mid-August, when hundreds of people were killed in a crackdown on supporters of President Mohamed Mursi, …
Draft Protest Law still a significant threat to freedom of assembly, activists say
Minister of Interior says police “transmit a sense of confidence and security”, Security presence to remain despite expiration of curfew
Minister says the curfew will be lifted with the state of emergency after being in place for three months
The curfew will be from midnight to 5:00am, except on Fridays
Four in Suez sentenced for breaking curfew
The man, described as a teacher, was put in a cell at the central Qasr Al-Nil police station, where he was attacked by his cellmates and later died of his injuries, the officials added.
Officials in the tourism sector argue that the extension of the curfew will not affect the already damaged tourism industry.
Bahaa El-Din stated that the country’s national school nutrition program, which is a part of Egypt’s broader economic initiative, would target those regions and villages most in need of assistance.
While traveling across town was restricted by the curfew, inside neighbourhoods cafés continued as normal
By Nervana Mahmoud October 6, 1981 _____ the distance between my home and the bakery was no more than a few hundred metres, yet it felt like an endless journey. The vibrant streets of Cairo were reduced to a deafening silence, as if everyone has disappeared. My mother and I were totally unaware that President …
During the curfew, Egyptians storm social media websites and hilarity ensues
Egyptians might be sequestered in their homes, but the bakeries power through the curfew
Cabinet cuts curfew in 14 governorates by two hours
“The initiative does not mean the re-integration of Muslim Brotherhood in the political process”
Following Monday shooting at an army checkpoint in Beheira
“To the streets” they bray, while proudly sharing their triumphant testimonies of insubordination on social media.
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Army says reporter was speeding; rapid response was necessary
Detainees accused of complicity in torching churches and military trucks, detained for 15 days
Curfew from 7pm to 6am