Muslim Brotherhood http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Muslim Brotherhood en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:01:30 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Egypt's el-Sissi: Brotherhood will not return http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765653100/Egypts-el-Sissi-Brotherhood-will-not-return.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765653100/Egypts-el-Sissi-Brotherhood-will-not-return.html Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, the former military chief who removed Egypt's Islamist president and who is now poised to win the post... Tue, 06 May 2014 07:55:28 MDT 102 sentenced as Egypt's presidential race starts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652997/102-sentenced-as-Egypts-presidential-race-starts.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652997/102-sentenced-as-Egypts-presidential-race-starts.html An Egyptian court sentenced 102 alleged Islamists to 10 year in prison Saturday for rioting as campaigning began for the... Sat, 03 May 2014 11:16:57 MDT Attacks in Egypt kill 4, including police, soldier http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652947/Attacks-in-Egypt-kill-4-including-police-soldier.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652947/Attacks-in-Egypt-kill-4-including-police-soldier.html A bomb blast near a Cairo court killed one policeman on Friday, shortly after two suicide bombers struck in Egypt's restive... Fri, 02 May 2014 07:09:21 MDT Egypt's judges rebuff criticism of 680 death sentences http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652871/Egypts-judges-rebuff-criticism-of-680-death-sentences.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652871/Egypts-judges-rebuff-criticism-of-680-death-sentences.html Egypt's Justice Minister on Wednesday rebuffed international criticism of a mass trial this week in which some 680 defendants... Wed, 30 Apr 2014 11:40:23 MDT Secretary of State John Kerry: US wants Egypt to succeed as a democracy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652803/Secretary-of-State-John-Kerry-US-wants-Egypt-to-succeed-as-a-democracy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652803/Secretary-of-State-John-Kerry-US-wants-Egypt-to-succeed-as-a-democracy.html Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday that Egypt has made some progress in its democratic transition but must address... Tue, 29 Apr 2014 10:41:53 MDT With Mideast talks over, Palestinians seek unity http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652789/With-Mideast-talks-over-Palestinians-seek-unity.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652789/With-Mideast-talks-over-Palestinians-seek-unity.html Tuesday was to have been the day to seal a deal on a Palestinian state alongside Israel. Instead, it became another missed... Tue, 29 Apr 2014 09:45:20 MDT Egypt sentences 683 to death in another mass trial http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652665/Egypt-sentences-683-to-death-in-another-mass-trial.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652665/Egypt-sentences-683-to-death-in-another-mass-trial.html A judge in Egypt on Monday sentenced to death 683 alleged supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president, including... Mon, 28 Apr 2014 09:28:06 MDT Egypt sentences 11 people to up to 88 years http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652611/Egypt-sentences-11-people-to-up-to-88-years.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652611/Egypt-sentences-11-people-to-up-to-88-years.html An Egyptian court on Saturday convicted and sentenced 11 alleged supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president to up... Sat, 26 Apr 2014 14:29:11 MDT Bomb, shooting in Egypt kills 2 police officers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652437/Bomb-shooting-in-Egypt-kills-2-police-officers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652437/Bomb-shooting-in-Egypt-kills-2-police-officers.html A senior Egyptian police officer was killed after an explosive device placed under his car went off in a western Cairo suburb... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 09:49:58 MDT Egypt: former military chief el-Sissi in final step to run for president http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651935/Egypt-former-military-chief-el-Sissi-in-final-step-to-run-for-president.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651935/Egypt-former-military-chief-el-Sissi-in-final-step-to-run-for-president.html Egypt's former military chief on Monday took the final formal step to run in next month's presidential election, submitting... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:42:30 MDT Egypt women: Rights on paper, not yet on ground http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651474/Egypt-women-Rights-on-paper-not-yet-on-ground.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651474/Egypt-women-Rights-on-paper-not-yet-on-ground.html Women activists say they won a major step forward with Egypt's new constitution, which enshrined greater rights for women.... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 06:41:20 MDT Bombs at Egypt university hit riot police, 1 dead http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651052/Bombs-at-Egypt-university-hit-riot-police-1-dead.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651052/Bombs-at-Egypt-university-hit-riot-police-1-dead.html Three bombs exploded Wednesday outside Cairo University's main campus, hitting riot police deployed against near daily... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT Al-Jazeera reporters ask Egypt judge to free them http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650919/Al-Jazeera-reporters-ask-Egypt-judge-to-free-them.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650919/Al-Jazeera-reporters-ask-Egypt-judge-to-free-them.html Three Al-Jazeera journalists on trial in Egypt directly asked the judge on Monday to release them, insisting the terrorism... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:05:10 MDT Egypt army chief says he will run for president http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650634/Egypt-army-chief-says-he-will-run-for-president.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650634/Egypt-army-chief-says-he-will-run-for-president.html Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, the Egyptian military chief who last summer removed the elected Islamist president, has announced that... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 06:46:40 MDT Egypt prosecutor orders new mass trials of 919 despite criticism of death sentences for 529 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650580/Egypt-prosecutor-orders-new-mass-trials-of-919-despite-criticism-of-death-sentences-for-529.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650580/Egypt-prosecutor-orders-new-mass-trials-of-919-despite-criticism-of-death-sentences-for-529.html Egypt's chief prosecutor on Wednesday ordered two new mass trial for 919 suspected Islamists on charges that include murder,... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:04:47 MDT In our opinion: Voice against atrocities http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599439/Voice-against-atrocities.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599439/Voice-against-atrocities.html Egypt has been wracked by unrest since the Arab Spring first hit there three years ago. The Obama administration and others... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 10:02:34 MDT Egypt lawyers boycott new mass trial of Islamists http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650509/Egypt-lawyers-boycott-new-mass-trial-of-Islamists.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650509/Egypt-lawyers-boycott-new-mass-trial-of-Islamists.html An Egyptian court opened a new mass trial of 683 suspected Islamists charged with murder and inciting violence on Tuesday,... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:34:12 MDT Egypt opens another mass trial of Islamists http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650499/Egypt-opens-another-mass-trial-of-Islamists.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650499/Egypt-opens-another-mass-trial-of-Islamists.html An Egyptian court on Tuesday opened another mass trial of Islamist suspects, with 683 defendants — including the Muslim... Tue, 25 Mar 2014 06:51:07 MDT Egypt sentences 529 Morsi supporters to death http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650404/Egypt-sentences-529-Morsi-supporters-to-death.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650404/Egypt-sentences-529-Morsi-supporters-to-death.html A court in Egypt on Monday sentenced to death 529 supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi on charges of... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 06:51:55 MDT Egypt crackdown brings most arrests in decades http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649862/Egypt-crackdown-brings-most-arrests-in-decades.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649862/Egypt-crackdown-brings-most-arrests-in-decades.html Egypt's crackdown on Islamists has jailed 16,000 people over the past eight months in the country's biggest round-up in... Sun, 16 Mar 2014 12:27:41 MDT Gunmen kill 6 Egyptian soldiers at checkpoint http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649776/Gunmen-kill-6-Egyptian-soldiers-at-checkpoint.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765649776/Gunmen-kill-6-Egyptian-soldiers-at-checkpoint.html Gunmen stormed an Egyptian army checkpoint outside Cairo early Saturday morning and killed six soldiers, including some still... Sat, 15 Mar 2014 15:14:52 MDT Israel, Gulf in 'strange alliance' against Iran http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641997/Israel-Gulf-in-strange-alliance-against-Iran.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641997/Israel-Gulf-in-strange-alliance-against-Iran.html When U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry made another stop in the Middle East this month, he received an expected earful over... Wed, 20 Nov 2013 12:06:32 MST Women losing education rights in Egypt since Arab Spring http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590944/Women-losing-education-rights-in-Egypt-since-Arab-Spring.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590944/Women-losing-education-rights-in-Egypt-since-Arab-Spring.html The women in Egypt used to enjoy equal rights in education before the revolution in their country. Now they're struggling to... Wed, 20 Nov 2013 08:20:00 MST Suicide car bomber kills 10 soldiers in Egypt http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641986/Suicide-car-bomber-kills-10-soldiers-in-Egypt.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641986/Suicide-car-bomber-kills-10-soldiers-in-Egypt.html A suicide bomber rammed his explosive-laden car into one of two buses carrying off-duty soldiers in Egypt's turbulent region... Wed, 20 Nov 2013 07:01:07 MST Egypt revolutionaries make return to Tahrir Square http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641936/Egypt-revolutionaries-make-return-to-Tahrir-Square.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641936/Egypt-revolutionaries-make-return-to-Tahrir-Square.html Egypt's revolutionary activists, relatively muted since the country's July coup, showed a new vigor Tuesday, scuffling with... Tue, 19 Nov 2013 10:08:13 MST Protesters damage Cairo memorial http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641910/Protesters-damage-Cairo-memorial.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641910/Protesters-damage-Cairo-memorial.html Protesters early Tuesday vandalized the pedestal of a memorial dedicated to demonstrators killed in Egypt's revolutionary... Tue, 19 Nov 2013 06:35:45 MST Morsi: No stability in Egypt unless coup reversed http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641586/Morsi-No-stability-in-Egypt-unless-coup-reversed.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641586/Morsi-No-stability-in-Egypt-unless-coup-reversed.html Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi accused the military chief who deposed him of treason in a message from prison read... Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:11:14 MST Egypt's outsted President Morsi meets legal team in prison http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641523/Egypts-outsted-President-Morsi-meets-legal-team-in-prison.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641523/Egypts-outsted-President-Morsi-meets-legal-team-in-prison.html Egypt's imprisoned ousted President Mohammed Morsi is meeting Tuesday with a team of lawyers who seek to defend him in his... Tue, 12 Nov 2013 08:13:14 MST A look at Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641108/A-look-at-Egypts-Muslim-Brotherhood.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641108/A-look-at-Egypts-Muslim-Brotherhood.html Egypt's first freely elected president, Mohammed Morsi, appeared in court Monday on charges of inciting murder during... Mon, 04 Nov 2013 10:12:25 MST US, Egypt try to put brave face on strained ties http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641075/US-Egypt-try-to-put-brave-face-on-strained-ties.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641075/US-Egypt-try-to-put-brave-face-on-strained-ties.html The United States and Egypt tried Sunday to put a brave face on their badly frayed ties and committed to restoring a... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 13:03:53 MST Kerry urges Egypt reform after Morsi ouster http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641056/Kerry-urges-Egypt-reform-after-Morsi-ouster.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641056/Kerry-urges-Egypt-reform-after-Morsi-ouster.html The United States and Egypt put a brave face on badly strained relations on Sunday, vowing to restore their full partnership... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 10:20:15 MST Jordan king calls for reform as opposition simmers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641062/Jordan-king-calls-for-reform-as-opposition-simmers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641062/Jordan-king-calls-for-reform-as-opposition-simmers.html Jordan's King Abdullah II promised lawmakers Sunday to speed up reforms slowed by unrest across the Middle East, though the... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 10:02:50 MST Egypt changes venue for trial of ousted president Mohammed Morsi http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641064/Egypt-changes-venue-for-trial-of-ousted-president-Mohammed-Morsi.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641064/Egypt-changes-venue-for-trial-of-ousted-president-Mohammed-Morsi.html Egyptian authorities switched the venue for the trial of the former Islamist president on Sunday, a last-minute change made... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 09:58:27 MST Islamists protest ahead of Morsi's trial in Egypt http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640964/Islamists-protest-ahead-of-Morsis-trial-in-Egypt.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640964/Islamists-protest-ahead-of-Morsis-trial-in-Egypt.html Thousands supporting Egypt's ousted president marched in street protests Friday across the country, ramping up pressure on... Fri, 01 Nov 2013 10:02:50 MDT Egypt arrests deputy leader of Muslim Brotherhood's party http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640810/Egypt-arrests-deputy-leader-of-Muslim-Brotherhoods-party.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640810/Egypt-arrests-deputy-leader-of-Muslim-Brotherhoods-party.html Egyptian security forces arrested a key Muslim Brotherhood figure on the run since the July coup that ousted the country's... Wed, 30 Oct 2013 08:58:23 MDT Muslim Brotherhood supporters rally in Egypt http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640647/Muslim-Brotherhood-supporters-rally-in-Egypt.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640647/Muslim-Brotherhood-supporters-rally-in-Egypt.html Thousands of supporters of Egypt's ousted president and his Muslim Brotherhood group marched Friday in Cairo to keep pressure... Fri, 25 Oct 2013 11:27:06 MDT Egyptian Cabinet shortens nighttime curfew http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640589/Egyptian-Cabinet-shortens-nighttime-curfew.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640589/Egyptian-Cabinet-shortens-nighttime-curfew.html Egypt's government announced Thursday it once again shortened a nighttime curfew put in place more than two months ago in... Thu, 24 Oct 2013 11:24:10 MDT GOP senator holds up $60M in economic aid to Egypt http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640468/GOP-senator-holds-up-60M-in-economic-aid-to-Egypt.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640468/GOP-senator-holds-up-60M-in-economic-aid-to-Egypt.html President Barack Obama's first package of post-coup economic aid to Egypt is hitting a roadblock in Congress, where a key... Tue, 22 Oct 2013 10:53:06 MDT Egypt's Christians stunned after church shooting http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640353/Egypts-Christians-stunned-after-church-shooting.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640353/Egypts-Christians-stunned-after-church-shooting.html Egypt's Christians were stunned Monday by a drive-by shooting in which masked gunmen sprayed a wedding party outside a Cairo... Mon, 21 Oct 2013 11:34:17 MDT Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood facing wave of trials http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640246/Egypts-Muslim-Brotherhood-facing-wave-of-trials.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640246/Egypts-Muslim-Brotherhood-facing-wave-of-trials.html Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood faces a wave of trials unlike any it has seen in its history, threatening to put a large number of... Sat, 19 Oct 2013 10:39:29 MDT Gunmen kill police officer in Egypt's Sinai http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640206/Gunmen-kill-police-officer-in-Egypts-Sinai.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640206/Gunmen-kill-police-officer-in-Egypts-Sinai.html Suspected militants killed an Egyptian police officer Friday in the Sinai Peninsula, a security official said, as authorities... Fri, 18 Oct 2013 08:25:29 MDT Amnesty urges Egypt to stop detaining Syrians http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640114/Amnesty-urges-Egypt-to-stop-detaining-Syrians.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640114/Amnesty-urges-Egypt-to-stop-detaining-Syrians.html An international human rights group urged Egypt on Thursday to end its policy of unlawfully detaining Syrian refugees,... Thu, 17 Oct 2013 07:22:34 MDT Islamist leader says Libya Prime Minister failed http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639787/Islamist-leader-says-Libya-Prime-Minister-failed.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639787/Islamist-leader-says-Libya-Prime-Minister-failed.html The leader of Libya's Muslim Brotherhood political party said Saturday that the country's prime minister — who was... Sat, 12 Oct 2013 09:38:49 MDT Egypt: Islamist to be tried for insulting judges http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639801/Egypt-Islamist-to-be-tried-for-insulting-judges.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639801/Egypt-Islamist-to-be-tried-for-insulting-judges.html A former leader of the Muslim Brotherhood was charged of insulting the judiciary on Saturday, Egyptian officials said, the... Sat, 12 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT