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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Supporters of ousted Egyptian president Mohammed Mursi defiant

    Posted Jul 06th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... "We will die not as a sacrifice for Mursi, but so the Egyptian people recover their freedom," she said. Mursi's political opponents insist there was no coup. Prominent liberal leader Mohamed ElBaradei defended the military's intervention. "We asked the army to intervene because the other option was a civil war. We were between a rock and a hard place, and people need ...

  2. News - World - EGYPT

    Egyptian liberal Mohamed ElBaradei sworn in as vice-president

    Posted Jul 14th 2013, 12:43pm by Agence France-Presse in Cairo

    ... Prominent liberal Egyptian leader Dr Mohamed ElBaradei was sworn in yesterday as Egypt's interim vice-president for foreign relations. Nabil Fahmy, a former ambassador to the United States, will take the post of foreign minister in the new cabinet, which replaces ousted president Mohammed Mursi's government. Hazem el-Beblawi, a 76-year-old liberal economist appointed ...

  3. News - World - EGYPT

    Sisi sworn in as Egypt’s president

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

    ... and cooperation, but it leaves a bit of a foul taste in people's mouths." ... Reuters in Cairo Western allies show lukewarm support for former army chief following low turnout at national election as weary Egyptians hope for stability Sisi sworn in as Egypt's ...

  4. News - World - EGYPT

    Relatively low turnout mars Sisi's victory in Egyptian presidential race

    Posted May 29th 2014, 10:00pm by AFP

    ... to a third day, he protested that it aimed to "distort" the people's will. He said serious violations marred the balloting itself- though not enough to significantly change ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Ex-army chief to become Egypt's president after several years of tumult Sisi's election 'victory for stability' With nearly all ballots ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

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

    Posted May 29th 2014, 09:18am

    ... and waved flags. Dancing dolls dressed in army fatigues quickly went on sale in Tahrir, a reminder of the army’s wide influence in Egypt. Sisi is the latest in a line of Egyptian rulers from ... the army’s interests, and quash hopes of democracy and reform aroused by the protests that swept Mubarak. Sisi enjoys the backing of the powerful armed forces and the Interior Ministry, as well many ...

  6. News - World - EGYPT

    China backs 'choice of Egyptian people' but says nothing on Mursi

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 12:00am by LAURA ZHOU, AGENCIES

    ... Laura Zhou in Beijing Foreign Ministry spokeswoman sidesteps question on whether Beijing's position can be seen as offering 'hope' to deposed Mursi China is backing 'choice of Egyptians' Beijing said yesterday it supported the "choice of the Egyptian people" and called for dialogue and negotiation after the army toppled President Mohammed ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Opponents not impressed by Egyptian leader Mohammed Mursi's offer

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... plans to stage a big protest on Sunday, when Mursi completes a year as Egypt's first freely elected leader, were unchanged. After two people were killed in factional street fighting ... Reuters in Cairo Opponents dismiss Mursi's offer on constitution as nothing new Egyptian President Mohammed Mursi offered opponents a say in amending the constitution, but railed ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    U-turn on ElBaradei as Egypt's interim PM deepens crisis

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Clashes between tens of thousands of pro- and anti-Mursi protesters swept the Arab world's most populous nation on Friday and at least 36 people were killed and more than 1,000 wounded. ... Reuters in Cairo Islamist objections sink military's choice of liberal politician as interim prime minister and deepen crisis of Egypt's political transition U-turn on ElBaradei ...

  9. News - World - EGYPT

    Mursi's day of reckoning on streets of Egypt's cities

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... cities of Mansura, Menuf, Tanta and Mahalla, the canal cities of Suez and Port Said and in Mursi's hometown of Zagazig. "The people want the ouster of the regime," the opposition ... of signatures to a petition demanding Mursi's resignation and new elections. Posters urging people to join anti-Mursi protests sprung up around Cairo, plastered on walls and stuck on car windows, ...

  10. News - World - EGYPT

    Thousands of Egyptians urge their army chief to run for president

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 10:53pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Cairo Thousands urge Sisi to run for president, despite modest turnout in constitution vote Rally shows support for army chief Thousands of Egyptians urged the powerful army chief to run for president during a rally that also called for the third anniversary of the country's revolt to be used as an occasion to thank the military for overthrowing ...




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