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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt frees two detained Canadians

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 03:48pm by Agence France-Presse in Ottawa

    ... Agence France-Presse in Ottawa John Greyson and Tarek Loubani held without charge since August Egyptian authorities have released two Canadians who had been held without charge in a crowded, cockroach-infested prison cell in Cairo since mid-August, Canadian officials said on Sunday. Prime Minister Stephen Harper welcomed the release of John Greyson, a Toronto filmmaker ...

  2. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt interim PM defiant on aid after arrest of Islamist chief

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 10:46am by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Hazem al-Beblawi says country is heading in ‘right direction’ Egypt’s interim prime minister said on Tuesday his country could live without aid from the United States as Washington and the EU review ties with Cairo amid a bloody crackdown on supporters of deposed president Mohammed Mursi. A defiant Hazem al-Beblawi told ABC news his country ...

  3. News - World - EGYPT

    EU warns Egypt it will conduct ‘urgent review’ of its ties

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 05:12pm by Agence France-Presse in Brussels

    ... Agence France-Presse in Brussels European Union leaders say escalation of violence could have ‘unpredictable consequences’ European Union leaders, Herman Van Rompuy and Jose Manuel Barroso, warned Egypt’s army and interim government on Sunday that the bloc was ready to “review” ties failing an end to violence and return to dialogue. In a long statement, the presidents ...

  4. News - World - EGYPT

    36 killed in Egypt in attempted prison truck escape

    Posted Aug 19th 2013, 10:25am by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Death toll for crackdown up to almost 800 Thirty-six Islamist prisoners were killed on Sunday during an attempted jailbreak in Egypt, police said, bringing to almost 800 the death toll in five days as authorities continued a crackdown on supporters of ousted president Mohammed Mursi. The bloodshed in Egypt has drawn widespread international ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt’s Christians terrified after church attacks

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 10:19am by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Coptic Christian churches, businesses and homes attacked Egypt’s Christians are living in fear after a string of attacks against churches, businesses and homes they say were carried out by angry supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohammed Mursi. As police dispersed Mursi supporters from two Cairo squares on Wednesday, attackers torched ...

  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Egyptian security forces hold back on ending pro-Mursi protests

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 10:30am by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Protesters demand reinstatement of ousted Egyptian president Police hold back on ending protests Egyptian security forces held off yesterday from launching ... military aid from the United States. Additional reporting by Agence France-Presse ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Mursi loyalists in Egypt call for new rallies

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 05:17pm by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Islamist supporters of Egypt’s deposed leader Mohammed Mursi planned new rallies on Friday as the interim premier suggested a crackdown on their protest camps was imminent. Mursi supporters called for marches to begin after the Muslim Friday prayers at noon as the nation rested on the second day of the Eid ul-Fitr holiday. The government had said it held off ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    EU foreign policy chief Ashton visits Cairo as Egypt crisis deepens

    Posted Jul 29th 2013, 09:45am by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Pressure increases on military regime after weekend's violence kills more than 80 EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton flew into Egypt for talks on Monday as international pressure increased on the new regime over the weekend’s violence, which claimed more than 80 lives. But the country’s new rulers warned they would take “decisive and firm” ...

  9. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt's Mursi accused of deadly conspiracy with Hamas

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 04:40pm by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Egypt braces for more violence after detention of president is ordered over ties with Islamists Mursi accused of plot with Hamas in 2011 jailbreak Egypt's authorities yesterday formally detained Mohammed Mursi on suspicion of collaborating with Palestinian militants in murdering policemen and staging prison breaks, as tens of thousands ...

  10. News - World - EGYPT

    US halts delivery of F-16s as Egypt army calls for rallies

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 04:17pm by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Obama halts delivery of F-16s to Egypt amid unrest Egypt’s army chief called on Wednesday for rallies to back a crackdown on “terrorism and violence”, in comments Islamists denounced as a call to “civil war” ahead of their own protests. In response the  Pentagon said President Obama has decided to halt the planned delivery of four F-16 fighter jets ...




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