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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Australian reporter imprisoned in Egypt for aiding the Muslim Brotherhood to appeal

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 09:48am by Associated Press in Canberra

    ... Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi for clemency. An Egyptian judge released his reasoning on Wednesday for harsh sentences issued against Greste, Egyptian-Canadian acting bureau chief Mohammed Fahmy and Egyptian ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1558823/australian-reporter-imprisoned-egypt-aiding-muslim-brotherhood-appeal
  2. News - World - EGYPT

    Brought together by the devil: judge explains Al-Jazeera trio's harsh sentences

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:38pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Cairo Egyptian court gives reasoning for harsh jail terms that have triggered international outcry Al-Jazeera trio's crimes work of the devil: judge An Egyptian judge has released his reasoning for harsh sentences issued against three Al-Jazeera journalists, saying they were brought together "by the devil" to destabilise the country. The main ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1558338/brought-together-devil-judge-explains-al-jazeera-trios-harsh-sentences
  3. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt court confirms death sentences for over 180 Muslim Brotherhood supporters

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 07:40pm by Associated Press in Minya, Egypt

    ... Associated Press in Minya, Egypt Minya Criminal Court issues the largest confirmed mass death sentence to be handed down in Egypt in recent memory The Muslim Brotherhood’s spiritual leader ... used to the idea of execution, killing and blood,” prominent rights lawyer Negad el-Borai said. “Politically this will lead to nowhere. Socially, this will lead to more violence. Legally, I am ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1537727/egypt-court-confirms-death-sentences-over-180-muslim-brotherhood
  4. News - World - EGYPT

    Mohammed Mursi’s son jailed for a year in Egypt for drug possession

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 08:59pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Cairo Mursi's son jailed on drug charge An Egyptian criminal court has convicted the youngest son of the ousted Islamist president Mohammed Mursi on charges of drug possession and consumption, jailing him and a friend for a year. Abdullah Mursi, 20, was not in court when Judge Abdel-Rahman Ayad issued the verdict. He had been on bail since his arrest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1545761/mohammed-mursis-son-jailed-year-egypt-drug-possession
  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

    ... The failure of successive governments to take the issue seriously has pushed sexual violence to endemic levels in Egypt, they said. Advocacy groups and the prosecutor's office reported a series ... as shaky footage of a bloodied, naked woman, encircled by a crowd of men, rocketed across social media sites and prompted an explosion of commentary on Twitter and Facebook. Compounding ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1530300/new-leader-sisi-orders-action-tackle-sex-attacks-women-egypt
  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt’s president Sisi ‘will not interfere’ in ruling on Al-Jazeera journalists

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 11:18am by GDN and Reuters

    ... that this is unacceptable.” But the verdict may have revealed the limits of foreign influence in Egypt, with Egyptian foreign minister Sameh Shoukry issuing a “complete rejection of any foreign interference ... you’re thinking of making a stop in Egypt, there are a whole range of issues that come into play. And one of the things you have to consider is the pending verdict. The trip could have made sense ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1539462/egyptian-prison-terms-al-jazeera-journalists-spark-international-outcry
  7. 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

    ... freedom, dignity and social justice.” The Election Commission said Sisi garnered 23.78 million votes – or 96.9 per cent of the total. His sole rival, leftist politician Hamdeen Sabahi, received ... surveillance system over the internet to monitor social networking sites for a wide range of forms of dissent, as well as for extremist activity. Social media was one of the main vehicles ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1525121/president-elect-el-sisi-tells-egyptians-it-time-work-rebuilding-economy
  8. News - World - EGYPT

    Egyptian censor quits after prime minister overrules him over airing of sultry film

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 12:27am by AP

    ... that the prime minister's concern was misplaced given the many economic and social issues Egypt was facing. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1491946/egyptian-censor-quits-after-prime-minister-overrules-him-over-airing
  9. News - World - EGYPT

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

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

    ... security and social justice they yearn for. “The truth is one hundred days is not enough. The challenges present in Egypt are so many,” Sisi said. “I believe that within two years of serious, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1512764/egypts-general-sisi-asks-us-help-fighting-terrorism
  10. News - World - EGYPT

    Egyptian presidential candidate el-Sissi warns editors not to push freedom

    Posted May 09th 2014, 09:36pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Cairo Sisi, front runner for president, says demands for free speech put national security at risk Egypt's editors toldto go easy on callsfor democracy Egypt's top presidential candidate, the former military chief, has warned newspaper editors not to press issues of freedom of speech and other rights or campaign for democratic reforms. He said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1508481/egyptian-presidential-candidate-el-sissi-warns-editors-not-push-freedom

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