Hosni Mubarak

Protests leave 7 dead in Egypt

Violence erupted across Egypt on Friday as tens of thousands took to the streets to deliver an angry backlash against President Mohammed Morsi and his Muslim... Read more »

Jan. 25, 2013


'People want to topple the regime': Egyptians protest on 2nd anniversary of revolution

Two years after Egypt's revolution began, the country's schism was on display Friday as the mainly liberal and secular opposition held giant rallies saying the goals... Read more »

Jan. 25, 2013


Mubarak's trial could answer questions

Hosni Mubarak's new trial may resolve key questions unanswered in his first one: Who ordered the crackdown that left some 900 protesters dead and who pulled the trigger? Read more »

Jan. 14, 2013


For complicated reasons, Syria's civil war continues to drag on

After 22 months of civil war, in which an estimated 60,000 people have died, Syrian President Bashar Assad gave a defiant speech Sunday that ruled out negotiations... Read more »

Jan. 11, 2013


Pie in the sky? Maybe, but here are 2013 hopes

As 2012 turns into 2013, many pundits look back at the highlights of the past year and predict what will happen in the next. I won't do that. Instead, I will list some... Read more »

Jan. 2, 2013

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Egypt tour industry gets desperate

At Egypt's Pyramids, the desperation of vendors to sell can be a little frightening for some tourists. Read more »

Dec. 26, 2012


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