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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

    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 ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

    Tension builds in Cairo ahead of referendum

    Posted Dec 11th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Cairo Pivotal moment approaches in Egypt President Mohammed Mursi has ordered Egypt's army to take on police powers- including the right to arrest civilians- ... to deteriorate, and urged both sides to dialogue. Army tanks and troops have since Thursday deployed around Mursi's presidential palace but they have not confronted thousands of protesters who have ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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, ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    Mursi supporters vow to press on after bloodshed

    Posted Jul 27th 2013, 07:13pm by AFP

    ... on after deaths Supporters of Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Mursi have pledged to press their protests after bloody clashes at a Cairo sit-in on Saturday killed at least 72 people ... supporters opened fire during the funeral, but the Brotherhood said the mourners had come under attack. A medical source at Port Said's Al-Amiri Hospital said it had five people wounded ...

  9. 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 ... positions near a protest camp by supporters of Mursi as authorities plotted their next moves. The country's acting president, Adly Mansour, met army chief and Defence Minister General Abdel ...

  10. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt divided after overthrow of Mursi by military

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 12:00am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... and beyond them, people who seemed to revel in his misfortune. They celebrated Mursi's fall and the dramatic eclipse of the Muslim Brotherhood. He did not know whether the soldiers were ... US$4.8 billion loan. June 30: Millions of Egyptians demonstrate, calling for Mursi to step down. Eight people are killed in clashes outside the Muslim Brotherhood's Cairo headquarters. July ...




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