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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

    ... Agence France-Presse in Alexandria Lawyers say unlimited 'preventive detention' is being used as punishment to crush opposition Jail without trial Egypt's way of 'silencing critics' In his white prison uniform, Sherif Farag was forced to present his thesis behind bars, where he spent months without trial, a procedure Egypt's government is accused ...

  2. News - World - EGYPT

    Ex-Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak jailed for three years on graft charges

    Posted May 21st 2014, 05:46pm by Reuters

    ... months Mubarak had spent in jail since the 2011 uprising up to August, when he left prison for house arrest, would be applied against the sentence, meaning the former president will probably ... a dark suit at the trial, while his sons wore white prison garb. Alaa and Gamal became very wealthy businessmen during their father’s presidency. Gamal, once widely seen as Mubarak’s successor, ...

  3. 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

    ... announcement, Sisi said, “It is now time to work – work that will carry Egypt to a bright tomorrow and better future and restore stability.” “The future is a white page and it is in our hands to fill ...

  4. News - World - EGYPT

    Some Egyptians express doubts over likely winner of presidential election

    Posted May 26th 2014, 10:27pm by Reuters

    ... and white photos of Arab autocrats including Egypt's Gamal Abdel Nasser, Iraq's Saddam Hussein and Libya's Muammar Gaddafi hanging alongside posters of Sisi, Yasser al-Sayed pulled up ...

  5. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt’s military chief Sisi to run for president, vows to tackle militancy

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 09:32am

    ... and that the views of all the Egyptian people are fully represented,” White House National Security Council spokeswoman Bernadette Meehan said in a statement. Sisi would assume leadership of a country ...

  6. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt puts three Al Jazeera journalists on trial

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 01:29am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Cairo 3 Al Jazeera journalists put on trial Egypt put three Al Jazeera journalists on trial yesterday on charges of aiding members of a "terrorist organisation", in a case that human rights groups say shows the authorities are trampling on freedom of expression. The journalists, wearing white prison outfits, appeared in metal cages. Six others identified ...

  7. News - World - EGYPT

    Egyptian army outlines post-Mursi plan as clock ticks

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 04:45am by Reuters

    ... late on Monday that the political crisis could only be solved by talks with his opponents, the White House said. Secretary of State John Kerry hammered home the message in a call to his ... The president’s two spokesmen and the cabinet spokesman also quit on Tuesday and nearly 150 Egyptian diplomats signed a petition urging Mursi to go. ...

  8. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt government resigns, paving way for Sisi to seek presidency

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 10:30pm by Reuters

    ... are spreading by the day, allegations the army-backed government denies. Housing Minister Ibrahim Mahlab, a former official in Mubarak’s National Democratic Party, was expected to be named prime ...

  9. News - World - EGYPT

    Jihadist group claims bombing of tourist bus in Egypt

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 03:43pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... attributed to the group and posted on jihadist forums. It added that the suicide attack was “part of our economic war against this regime of traitors... which kills the innocent, destroys houses ...

  10. News - World - EGYPT

    US to deliver F-16 fighter jets to Egypt

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 04:57pm by AP

    ... to the Egyptian military came as the administration continued to make the case that it is staying neutral in the crisis. The White House and State Department reiterated the view Wednesday that it would ... not believe it is in the best interests of the United States to make immediate changes to our assistance programmes Jay Carney, White House press secretary “We do not believe it is in the best ...




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