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Hosni Mubarak

Egypt’s Mubarak leaves jail for house arrest

Hosni Mubarak

Hosni Mubarak

Egypt’s toppled dictator Hosni Mubarak was transferred from prison to house arrest at a military hospital on Thursday, in a move overshadowed by a blistering crackdown against his Islamist successors.

The former strongman, forced to quit in early … Read the rest


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Army determined to crush Egypt’s Brotherhood

sinaibusMilitants killed 25 policemen on Monday in the deadliest attack of its kind in years, as Egypt’s army-installed rulers escalated a campaign to crush ousted president Mohamed Morsi’s Muslim Brotherhood.

The assailants fired rocket-propelled grenades at two buses carrying police … Read the rest


Mohammed Badie of the Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt arrests Brotherhood’s spiritual leader

Mohammed Badie of the Muslim Brotherhood

Mohammed Badie of the Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt’s military-backed rulers are pressing on in their crackdown against the Muslim Brotherhood with the arrest early Tuesday of the group’s spiritual leader who had been in hiding near the huge sit-in in support … Read the rest





Army moves in

Egypt: Security forces move in

Army moves in

Army moves in

Security forces backed by bulldozers moved in on Wednesday on two huge protest camps set up in Cairo by supporters of Egypt’s ousted president Mohamed Morsi, launching a long-threatened crackdown that left dozens dead and injured.

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Egyptians protesting on 30 June against Mohamed Morsi

Egyptians celebrate Morsi’s ouster

Egyptians protesting on 30 June against Mohamed Morsi

Egyptians protesting on 30 June against Mohammed Morsi

The general’s voice boomed from loudspeakers set up in Cairo’s central Tahrir Square and the boisterous crowds erupted into cheers, dancing and waving a sea of red, black and white Egyptian flags.… Read the rest


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Egypt: Morsi wrestles with Army

Genl al-Sisi meets Morsi

Genl al-Sisi meets Morsi

President Mohamed Morsi rebuffed an army ultimatum to force a resolution to Egypt’s political crisis, saying on Tuesday that he had not been consulted and would pursue his own plans for national reconciliation.

The Islamist leader … Read the rest