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Egyptian President el-Sisi pardons three Al-Jazeera journalists in prisoner amnesty ahead of UN summit

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pardoned 100 prisoners including three Al-Jazeera television journalists, a day before he plans to head to the annual United Nations summit.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pardoned 100 prisoners including three Al-Jazeera television journalists, a day before he plans to head to the annual United Nations summit.

Egyptian President el-Sisi pardons three Al-Jazeera journalists in prisoner amnesty ahead of UN summit
Egypt's ex-president Mubarak and sons sentenced to three years jail for corruption
Egypt army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi confirms he will run for president
Three die as Brotherhood supporters clash with Egyptian police

Muslim Brotherhood supporters and police clashed across Egypt yesterday, leaving at least three dead in protests after the army-backed government declared the group a terrorist organisation.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Muslim Brotherhood supporters and police clashed across Egypt yesterday, leaving at least three dead in protests after the army-backed government declared the group a terrorist organisation.

Three die as Brotherhood supporters clash with Egyptian police
Egypt arrests senior Muslim Brotherhood leader
Egypt’s president says ‘time for change’ in Syria
Egypt protests continue in deadlock over Mursi powers
Police seal off area near US embassy in Cairo
Mursi meets Egypt's judges over power grab

Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi meets senior judges on Monday to try to ease a crisis over his seizure of new powers which has set off violent protests reminiscent of the revolution last year.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi meets senior judges on Monday to try to ease a crisis over his seizure of new powers which has set off violent protests reminiscent of the revolution last year.

Mursi meets Egypt's judges over power grab
Egypt approves new constitution, rival camps say

Egyptians appear to have approved a new constitution after Saturday’s final round of voting in a referendum, early indications showed, despite opposition criticism of the Islamist-influenced measure as divisive. Vice-President Mahmoud Mekky announced his resignation hours before polls closed.

23 Dec 2012 - 8:21PM

Egyptians appear to have approved a new constitution after Saturday’s final round of voting in a referendum, early indications showed, despite opposition criticism of the Islamist-influenced measure as divisive. Vice-President Mahmoud Mekky announced his resignation hours before polls closed.

Egypt approves new constitution, rival camps say
Bishop Tawadros chosen as 118th pope of the Egyptian Coptic Church
Egypt constitution finalised as opposition cries foul

An Islamist-led assembly finalised a new Eygptian constitution on Friday aimed at ending a crisis that erupted when President Mohamed Mursi gave himself sweeping new powers.

30 Nov 2012 - 6:50PM

An Islamist-led assembly finalised a new Eygptian constitution on Friday aimed at ending a crisis that erupted when President Mohamed Mursi gave himself sweeping new powers.

Egypt constitution finalised as opposition cries foul
Muslim Brotherhood says at least 31 killed in Cairo attack
Egypt school bus crash kills 47
Egyptians abroad vote, army to host ‘unity’ talks
In relentless campaign, Egypt arrests Muslim Brotherhood leader

Egypt’s army-backed authorities detained the Muslim Brotherhood’s leader on Tuesday, signalling their determination to crush the group and silence protests against the ousting of Islamist President Mohammed Mursi.

21 Aug 2013 - 12:08AM

Egypt’s army-backed authorities detained the Muslim Brotherhood’s leader on Tuesday, signalling their determination to crush the group and silence protests against the ousting of Islamist President Mohammed Mursi.

In relentless campaign, Egypt arrests Muslim Brotherhood leader
Ahmadinejad says sanctions-bound Iran offered Egypt loan
Islamists clash with rivals over shape of new Egypt
Egypt President Mursi says he is open to reforms
Mursi to go on trial as Egypt struggles for democracy
Liberals resign from assembly drawing up Egypt's new constitution
Mursi calls Dec. 15 referendum on new constitution
Egypt court orders Mubarak PM Nazif freed
Egypt braces for more protests
Envoys in Egypt visit jailed Muslim Brotherhood leader
Egypt’s cabinet to debate fate of Muslim Brotherhood
Student shot dead at Cairo university protest
Egypt sends Mursi, others, to trial for international conspiracy

Egypt’s public prosecutor ordered former President Mohamed Mursi and 34 other Islamists to stand trial on charges including conspiring with foreign groups to commit terrorist acts in Egypt and divulging military secrets to a foreign state.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Egypt’s public prosecutor ordered former President Mohamed Mursi and 34 other Islamists to stand trial on charges including conspiring with foreign groups to commit terrorist acts in Egypt and divulging military secrets to a foreign state.

Egypt sends Mursi, others, to trial for international conspiracy
Egypt braces for rival rallies, army signals crackdown