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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    'Eye Sniper' jailed for three years, but police culture remains brutal

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... nature of the Egyptian revolution. Other protesters wore fake patches in solidarity, while graffiti artists daubed portraits of the blinded on streets leading from Tahrir Square. Hosni Mubarak ... the same as the three years handed down in December to an Egyptian blogger accused of blasphemy. The Eye Sniper may have been jailed. But the police culture that enabled his actions has barely ...

  2. News - World - EGYPT

    President-elect Sisi tells Egyptians it is ‘time to work’ on rebuilding economy

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 11:56am by Associated Press in Cairo

    ... Revolution – Sisi brings fears of a return to Mubarak’s autocratic state. Already, there have been sharp limits put on the right to protest, secular dissenters have been arrested, reports of police ... continue. “The defeat of January revolution is an interim defeat,” he wrote on Twittter. “The consciousness among the youth who reject the rot is a victory for the revolution that... they won’t ...

  3. News - World - EGYPT

    Sisi sworn in as Egypt’s president

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 04:46pm by Reuters

    ... people will watch closely and there might be another revolution. That's what people are like in this country," said theology student Israa Youssef, 21. Western countries, which hoped ...

  4. News - World - EGYPT

    Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi sweeps to victory in Egypt presidential vote

    Posted May 29th 2014, 09:18am

    ... as a strong figure who can end the turmoil that has convulsed Egypt since the revolution that ended Mubarak’s 30 years in power. But critics fear he will become another autocrat who will preserve ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

    New leader Sisi orders action to tackle sex attacks on women in Egypt

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 10:47pm by NYT

    ... chief for her allegedly provocative attire. Sisi's statement, relayed by a presidential spokesman, described sexual harassment as "alien" to Egyptian culture, but rights advocates ...

  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Some Egyptians express doubts over likely winner of presidential election

    Posted May 26th 2014, 10:27pm by Reuters

    ... of the main reasons we staged the revolution [in 2011] was to get rid of a military man," said the man, who asked not to be identified for fear of reprisals. Outside of Sisi's area ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt to choose a new president before electing parliament

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 09:05am by AGENCIES

    ... Mursi's election in June 2012, but then toppled him a year later after millions took to the streets demanding his resignation, accusing him of betraying the "revolution" that toppled ... Mohammed Ibrahim says a team from Unesco, the United Nations' cultural arm, will travel to Cairo to assess damage inflicted on the city's Islamic Art Museum by a blast targeting a nearby ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt’s General Sisi asks for US help in fighting terrorism

    Posted May 15th 2014, 05:46pm by Reuters

    ... members who were mostly Arabs. “We will send... our best youths to go and see and learn and return to us with science and culture. We want the students who cannot pay to get an excellent education ...

  9. News - World - EGYPT

    Egyptian army in battle for Nile island

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in Cairo

    ... Associated Press in Cairo 3 die as army retakes Nile island Egyptian army troops fought a four-hour gun battle with protesters in southern Cairo, in a dispute over land on an island of the Nile, security officials said. Three protesters were killed. The o ...

  10. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt president issues pardon for 'revolution' protesters

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 01:20pm by Associated Press in Cairo

    ... Associated Press in Cairo Egypt’s new president on Monday issued a decree pardoning all those charged with or convicted of acts “in support of the revolution” since the beginning ... stepped down in February last year. Mohammed Gadallah, Mursi’s legal adviser, said the decree is “one of the revolution’s most important victories”. “It shows the revolution is now in power ...




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