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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt is using jail without trial as a way of stifling dissent, say critics

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 11:01pm by AFP

    ... of using to silence its opponents. Farag, a lecturer's assistant at Alexandria University, had been accused of inciting violence that led to the deaths of 34 people, and of belonging ...

  2. News - World - EGYPT

    51 killed as national holiday in Egypt descends into violence

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 09:30am by AP

    ... with gunfire and tear gas. Streets were left strewn with debris and the air was thick with tear gas and smoke. It was the highest death toll in a single day of violence in Egypt since August 14, when ... when Hosni Mubarak was ousted after ruling for 30 years. The new violence is certain to set back efforts by the interim, military-backed government to revive the economy- especially the vital ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EGYPT

    Egyptians in Hong Kong deplore violence in homeland

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Egyptians deplore mayhem at home A Hong Kong-based Egyptian student yesterday told how he had witnessed at first hand some of the violence in his homeland. Ahmed Said, 26, a Hong Kong University of Science and Technology PhD student, went to Tahrir Square in Cairo to be part of the peaceful protest against the new military government after ...

  4. News - World - EGYPT

    Death toll soars to 638 in Egyptian violence

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 09:43am by Associated Press in Cairo

    ... manoeuvres. Violence spread on Thursday, with government buildings set afire near the pyramids, policemen gunned down and scores of Christian churches attacked. As turmoil engulfed the country, ... were confirmed killed and nearly 4,000 wounded in the violence sparked when riot police backed by armoured vehicles, snipers and bulldozers smashed the two sit-ins in Cairo where Morsi’s mainly ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

    Violence feared in Egypt as Mursi opponents and supporters plan protests

    Posted Jun 29th 2013, 02:20pm by Reuters

    ... an Islamist party office in the city. Egypt’s leading religious authority warned of “civil war” after violence in the past week that had already left several dead and hundreds injured. They backed ... where much of the recent violence has been concentrated. Mursi’s movement said five supporters in all had died this week. “Vigilance is required to ensure we do not slide into civil war,” said ...

  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Violence in Port Said ahead of verdict on soccer riot

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... The city is now bracing for more violence, after the initial verdict in January sparked rioting that killed dozens. "What happens on Saturday depends on the verdict," said al-Badry ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Hosni Mubarak, in court, denies he ordered protesters killed in 2011 uprising

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:43am by AP

    ... and outside the country" who steered the demonstrations towards violence. ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    Egyptian court dissolves Muslim Brotherhood's political body

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 08:00pm by AFP, Reuters

    ... maintains it is a peaceful movement but attacks by militants have risen since the army overthrew Mursi. Most of the violence has taken place in the Sinai Peninsula near the border with Israel ...

  9. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt plans to build new Suez Canal

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 04:40am by Reuters

    ... Muslim Brotherhood. This was followed by a rise in violence from Islamist militants based in the Sinai peninsula, which has stoked some concern about the security of the nearby Suez Canal. ...

  10. News - World - EGYPT

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

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

    ... Alliance for the Defence of Legitimacy, were arrested a day earlier, accused of inciting violence. The coalition had called for rallies to begin on Wednesday, marching from 35 mosques around Cairo ...




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