• Last update: 08:37 02.10.2013
    08:37 02.10.2013

    Morsi Supporters Rally in Cairo – Report

    Supporters of former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, ousted by the army in July after mass protests against his rule and arrested afterwards, have rallied on Cairo’s Tahrir Square, media reported.

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  • Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak
    Last update: 06:30 25.08.2013
    06:30 25.08.2013

    Mubarak, Muslim Brotherhood Chiefs to Face Trial on Same Day

    Unrelated court hearings will begin on Sunday for Egypt’s ex-president Hosni Mubarak and high-ranking officials of the Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt’s Al-Ahram newspaper said.

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  • Last update: 09:10 23.08.2013
    09:10 23.08.2013

    The Burning of Christian Churches in Egypt

    Amid the ongoing violence that has claimed the lives of more than 750 people in Egyptian riots during the past two weeks, almost 50 Christian churches and religious buildings have been burned down.

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  • Last update: 12:56 20.08.2013
    12:56 20.08.2013

    Belarus Air Carrier Cancels Flights to Egypt

    Belarusian national air carrier Belavia will suspend flights to Egypt from September as its Russian tour agency partner is no longer selling trips to the country, the carrier said on Tuesday.

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  • Last update: 06:26 20.08.2013
    06:26 20.08.2013

    Muslim Brotherhood Spiritual Leader Detained in Cairo

    In escalating crackdown on supporters of ousted president Mohammed Morsi, Egypt’s interim authorities have arrested the spiritual leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, local media reported Tuesday citing security officials.

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  • Last update: 22:12 19.08.2013
    22:12 19.08.2013

    Russian Tourist Flow to Egypt Falls Amid Unrest – Tour Firm

    About 40 percent of Russian tourists who have booked trips to Egypt say they will go ahead as planned despite the unrest in the country, though this proportion is falling every day, a Russian tour operator said Monday.

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  • Last update: 23:07 18.08.2013
    23:07 18.08.2013

    Death Toll Rises in Egypt As Dozens of Prisoners Die − Reports

    Some four dozen of the Muslim Brotherhood supporters died in clashes at an Egyptian prison, media reports said citing officials.

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  • Last update: 13:16 18.08.2013
    13:16 18.08.2013

    EU Says Will Review Ties with Violence-Torn Egypt

    The European Union will review relations with Egypt where violence has left hundreds dead, the presidents of the European Commission and the European Council said in a joint statement on Sunday.

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  • Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas
    Last update: 06:51 18.08.2013
    06:51 18.08.2013

    Palestinian Leader Says Supports Egypt Authorities’ Actions

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas voiced his support of the Egyptian authorities’ measures undertaken to resolve the recent conflict in the country, Palestine news and information agency WAFA reported.

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  • Last update: 02:15 18.08.2013
    02:15 18.08.2013

    UN Chief Says End of Violence Must be Priority for Egypt

    United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged the conflicting sides in Egypt to shift to de-escalation and to immediately put an end to violence, his press service said on a statement.

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  • Last update: 00:05 17.08.2013
    00:05 17.08.2013

    Egypt Clashes: 60 Killed Friday; Death Toll Exceeds 600 – Reports

    At least 60 people were killed in Egypt on Friday in clashes between supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi and security forces, adding to a death toll that has already exceeded 600, media reports said.

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  • Last update: 03:13 16.08.2013
    03:13 16.08.2013

    UN Security Council Convenes Emergency Meet on Egypt Crisis

    15 members of the UN Security Council gathered Thursday for closed-door consultations on the political crisis in Egypt as violence in the most populous Arab country continues to gain momentum despite attempts by the interim government to stabilize the situation.

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  • Last update: 20:32 15.08.2013
    20:32 15.08.2013

    Obama Cancels Military Exercise with Egypt

    US President Barack Obama on Thursday scrapped a military exercise the United States was due to hold next month with Egypt and “strongly condemned” the violent crackdown by security forces on protesters in the Middle Eastern country, in which hundreds were killed and thousands injured.

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  • Last update: 20:23 15.08.2013
    20:23 15.08.2013

    Egypt Riots: Hundreds Slain, Churches Torched

    The Russian government urged its citizens Thursday to avoid traveling to Egypt, a popular tourist destination engulfed by riots over the sacking of an Islamist president that have already resulted in more than 500 deaths and the torching of churches.

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  • Last update: 00:22 15.08.2013
    00:22 15.08.2013

    US ‘Strongly Condemns’ Egypt Violence

    The United States on Wednesday strongly condemned the violent crackdown by Egypt’s military-backed government on supporters of the country’s ousted Islamist president and said it opposed the reinstitution of martial law in the country.

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  • Last update: 21:58 14.08.2013
    21:58 14.08.2013

    Egypt Declares National Emergency Over Deadly Riots

    Egypt’s interim authorities on Wednesday declared a nationwide state of emergency in the midst of clashes between police and protesters that have left almost 150 people dead in the most populous Arab nation.

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  • Last update: 02:45 14.08.2013
    02:45 14.08.2013

    At Least 11 Wounded in Egypt’s Cairo Protests — Report

    At least 11 people were wounded in clashes that broke out in Cairo on Tuesday between supporters and opponents of ousted President Mohammed Morsi, Al Arabiya reported.

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  • Last update: 05:25 31.07.2013
    05:25 31.07.2013

    Turkey Denies Freezing Recent Agreements with Egypt

    The Turkish Foreign Ministry denied earlier media reports that Turkey froze a number of agreements, which were signed with Egypt last year, the ministry said in a statement.

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  • Last update: 08:52 29.07.2013
    08:52 29.07.2013

    Morsi Supporters March in Defiance of Army Warning

    Thousands of supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi marched towards military facilities in the Egyptian capital Cairo despite a warning by the army, Western media said on Monday.

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  • Last update: 03:41 28.07.2013
    03:41 28.07.2013

    UN Chief Condemns Egypt Violence as Death Toll Climbs to 80

    United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the most recent surge of violence in Egypt where at least 80 people were killed in clashes between police and protesters in the past two days.

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