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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Court strikes as Cairo crisis deepens

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Top judges pledge not to return to work until President Morsi rescinds his sweeping powers Court strikes as Cairo crisis deepens Egypt yesterday plunged deeper into its worst political crisis since Islamist President Mohamed Mursi took office, with a top court going on strike to protest against his decision to grant himself sweeping powers. ...

  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

    ... as incitement to “extremism, violence, rebellion, rallying for demonstrations, sit-ins and illegal strikes.” ...

  3. News - World - EGYPT

    Former UN nuclear watchdog chief ElBaradei picked as Egypt's new PM

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Liberal opposition leader Dr Mohamed ElBaradei has been chosen as Egypt's new prime minister, a military source said yesterday amid ongoing protests against the ousting of Islamist president Mohammed Mursi. Khaled Dawoud, a spokesman for the main opposition grouping, said the former UN nuclear watchdog chief would be sworn in later yesterday. The move came after 24 hours ...

  4. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt recommends death sentences for 683, including leader of Muslim Brotherhood

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 11:40am by Reuters

    ... not exceptional in kind Sarah Leah Whitson, Human Rights Watch "It seems that these sentences are aimed at striking fear and terror into the hearts of those who oppose the interim government." ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

    Egyptian cabinet will step down

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 01:32am by AP

    ... cabinet. The government's resignation, announced by Beblawi in a live TV broadcast, came amid a host of strikes, including one by public-transport workers and garbage collectors. An acute ... Commenting on the flurry of strikes, he cautioned that this was not the time for making demands. "We must sacrifice our personal and narrow interests for the benefit of the nation." ...

  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Leftist leader Sabahi to run for Egyptian presidency

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:47am by AP

    ... for Mursi's ouster. Colonel Ahmed Mohammed Ali said on his official Facebook page that air strikes on Friday targeted hideouts of terrorist, extremely dangerous takfiri " militants late on Friday in the eastern border town of Sheikh Zuweyid. Takfiri is an Arabic term referring to Islamic radicals. The military said 16 suspected militants were kiiled in the air strikes. He described the targeted ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt’s Islamists rally for Mursi as rifts widen

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 02:20pm by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... of opponents led by dissident former UN nuclear watchdog chief Mohamed ElBaradei, ex-Arab League chief Amr Mussa and former presidential candidate Hamdeen Sabbahi – has called on the decree’s opponents ... including a general strike and civil disobedience”. The crisis was sparked when Mursi issued the decree on November 22 giving himself sweeping powers and placing his decisions beyond judicial ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    Mursi sticks by disputed decree after meeting judges

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 09:17am by AFP

    ... in protest, and journalists have decided in principle to strike. The constitutional declaration states that the president can issue “any decision or measure to protect the revolution”, which are final ... on Sunday stressed its commitment to dialogue “to reach a national consensus on the constitution, which will be the cornerstone of modern Egyptian institutions”. But former UN nuclear watchdog chief ...

  9. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt judges up political stakes with referendum boycott

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 05:30am by AFP

    ... an open-ended strike in the face of a mass protest outside the courthouse by supporters of President Mohamed Morsi opposed to their ruling on the legality of the panel that drew up the draft charter. ... The National Rescue Front – a coalition of Morsi opponents led by Mohamed ElBaradei, the former UN nuclear watchdog chief; ex-Arab League chief Amr Mussa; and former presidential candidate Hamdeen ...

  10. News - World - EGYPT

    Attacks surge in Egypt as instability spreads

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Cairo Attacks surge in Egypt as instability spreads A string of attacks that killed nine members of the security forces and hit the main satellite communications station show a dangerous expansion of targets in Egypt, including the first strike against civilian infrastructure in the heart of the capital, Cairo. They also blur the lines between ...




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