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Washington Rejects UAE Inclusion of 2 American Muslim Groups as Terrorists

Rabat- The U.S. State Department has rejected the inclusion of two prominent Muslim American groups as terror organizations by the United Arab Emirates. In a...

Egypt Christians hope for peace after months of unrest

 by Jay DESHMUKH, Haitham EL-TABEI CAIRO- Egypt's Christians rang in the new year Wednesday with prayers for peace after months of unrest, but expressed no...

Pro-democracy students usher in New Year with fresh protests

CAIRO- Students also inaugurated a new protest campaign, dubbed "12Elsobh" ("12am"), which aims to mark midnight each day with shouts and chants against "military...

Top US diplomat voices concern over terrorist designation of Muslim Brotherhood

WASHINGTON- US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed concern on Thursday about the designation of the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organization in a phone...

Egypt declares Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group

CAIRO - Egypt's military-installed government declared the Muslim Brotherhood of ousted president Mohamed Morsi a "terrorist" group Wednesday, banning all its activities, including demonstrations,...

Egypt’s Brotherhood condemns Mansoura blast

CAIRO – The Muslim Brotherhood has denounced a deadly explosion that targeted a police headquarters in the Nile Delta province of Daqahliya earlier Tuesday. The...

Legal group says anti-coup prisoner ‘died of torture’ in Egypt

Cairo- A coalition of judges and lawyers supporting Morsi held the Egyptian prosecution responsible for "violations against anti-coup prisoners and kidnapped revolutionaries." A coalition of...

For Egypt ‘a future worse than Mubarak’s reign’, says US think-tank

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Egypt police takes over mosque with protester bodies: Islamists

CAIRO, August 15, 2013 (AFP) Egyptian police on Thursday entered a Cairo mosque containing the bodies of several dozen killed Islamist protesters after a brief...

Mubarak wants Egyptians to rally round Morsi: lawyer

CAIRO, March 11, 2013 (AFP) Toppled president Hosni Mubarak, awaiting trial over his role in the deaths of protesters, believes Egyptians should rally around his...

Egypt ex-presidential candidate party to contest polls

CAIRO, March 5, 2013 (AFP) Former presidential candidate Abdel Moneim Abul Fotouh said Tuesday his party will contest Egypt's next parliamentary elections, boycotted by the...

Egypt opposition backs calls to topple regime, try Morsi

CAIRO, Feb 2, 2013 (AFP) Egypt's main opposition group, the National Salvation Front, said on Saturday it "completely sides with" calls to topple the ruling...

Israel will not exist within a decade, says Muslim Brotherhood official

Jan 2, 2013 In a perceived attempt to temper controversial remarks made earlier in the week, a senior Egyptian official who also serves as an...

Egypt’s Morsi signs disputed constitution into law

 by Samer al-Atrush CAIRO, Dec 26, 2012 (AFP) Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has signed into law a new constitution voted in despite weeks of opposition protests,...

Egypt adopts new constitution as opposition cries foul

CAIRO, Dec 26, 2012 (AFP) Egypt's electoral commission confirmed on Tuesday that a controversial, Islamist-backed constitution was passed by 64 percent of voters, rejecting opposition...

Officials confirm 64% of Egypt voters backed new charter

By Marc Burleigh CAIRO, Dec 25, 2012 (AFP) Egypt's electoral commission confirmed on Tuesday that a controversial, Islamist-backed constitution was passed by 64 percent of voters,...

Germany urges Egypt to probe referendum fraud charges

BERLIN, Dec 23, 2012 (AFP) Germany urged Egypt Sunday to get to the bottom of allegations of fraud levelled by the opposition after the adoption...

Egypt Islamists say charter passed in referendum

 by Samer al-Atrush CAIRO, Dec 23, 2012 (AFP) A majority of Egyptian voters have backed a controversial charter in a two-round referendum that deeply polarised the...