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Egypt's el-Sissi: Brotherhood will not return

Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, the former military chief who removed Egypt's Islamist president and who is now poised to win the post in elections this month, says the Muslim... Read more »

May 6, 2014


102 sentenced as Egypt's presidential race starts

An Egyptian court sentenced 102 alleged Islamists to 10 year in prison Saturday for rioting as campaigning began for the country's upcoming May presidential election. Read more »

May 3, 2014


Attacks in Egypt kill 4, including police, soldier

A bomb blast near a Cairo court killed one policeman on Friday, shortly after two suicide bombers struck in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula in near-simultaneous... Read more »

May 2, 2014


Egypt's judges rebuff criticism of 680 death sentences

Egypt's Justice Minister on Wednesday rebuffed international criticism of a mass trial this week in which some 680 defendants were sentenced to death, saying the... Read more »

April 30, 2014


Secretary of State John Kerry: US wants Egypt to succeed as a democracy

Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday that Egypt has made some progress in its democratic transition but must address serious challenges and recent "disturbing"... Read more »

April 29, 2014

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With Mideast talks over, Palestinians seek unity

Tuesday was to have been the day to seal a deal on a Palestinian state alongside Israel. Instead, it became another missed deadline in two decades of negotiating... Read more »

April 29, 2014


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