Muslim Brotherhood Muslim Brotherhood en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:27:24 MST Newspapers Saudi top diplomat criticizes Iran over conflicts Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Monday lashed out at regional rival Iran, accusing the Shiite powerhouse of having forces... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:03:57 MDT $5.4 billion pledged to Gaza Strip after Israel-Hamas war A donor conference in Cairo to raise money to rebuild the Gaza Strip after this year's war between Hamas and Israel ended... Sun, 12 Oct 2014 13:26:21 MDT Yemen's crisis reflects arc of Arab Spring revolts Yemen's 2011 Arab Spring revolt began with a nucleus of young men and women, a mix of socialists, secularists and moderate... Sun, 12 Oct 2014 19:30:00 MDT Qatar pledges $1B for Gaza Strip reconstruction Qatar pledged $1 billion Sunday toward the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip after this year's devastating Israel-Hamas war,... Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:43:21 MDT Analysis: In wake of Gaza war, hints of change The wars between Israel and Hamas tend to be futile and frustrating for all. Each side ends up more or less where it began,... Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:12:10 MDT On campus in Egypt, a heavy security clampdown At Cairo University's campus, new, black steel walls have gone up. A private security firm has put up surveillance cameras.... Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:59:58 MDT Shiite rebels are Yemen's new masters The capital of Yemen, the Arab world's poorest and perhaps most chronically unstable nation, has new masters. Anti-American... Sat, 04 Oct 2014 11:07:53 MDT How politics and unrest are changing religious life in Egypt Mosques have long been central to political dialogue in Egypt. But over the past three years, a tug-of-war between Islamists... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:40:00 MDT Egypt court postpones ruling in Mubarak retrial An Egyptian court on Saturday postponed its ruling until November in the retrial of former President Hosni Mubarak, charged... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 09:26:11 MDT Arab states risk backlash by joining Syria strikes The Arab nations that joined the United States in striking the Islamic State group in Syria were unusually open about it,... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 00:00:00 MDT At least 340 killed in Yemen's week-long fighting A Shiite militia that overran the Yemeni capital sized tanks and armored vehicles from military headquarters on Monday and... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:45:36 MDT Yemen Shiite rebels rout Islamist-allied general Heavily armed Yemeni Shiite militiamen took over the headquarters and house of a powerful army general allied to Sunni... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:43:58 MDT Yemen sets curfew as fighting roils capital Yemen's top security body imposed an overnight curfew in restive areas of the capital, Sanaa, on Saturday after Shiite rebels... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:53:38 MDT Associated Press Interview: El-Sissi, Egypt and the terror fight Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is feeling vindicated by the world's alarm over Islamic extremism that is fueling... Sat, 20 Sep 2014 20:53:00 MDT Fierce fighting in Yemeni capital kills 120 Shiite rebels and Sunni militiamen battled in the streets of the Yemeni capital for a second day Friday in fighting that has... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:40:00 MDT Henri Sisneros: Race matters: Looking forward while remembering the past The subject of race in America is one we cannot forget. Race matters here just as it matters in nearly every country. It is... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 MDT Roadside bomb kills 6 policemen in Egypt's Sinai A powerful explosion killed five Egyptian police conscripts and an officer near the border town of Rafah in the restive Sinai... Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:55:08 MDT Prominent Egyptian activist to be released Egypt's most prominent activist, who is facing a retrial on a 15-year prison sentence for violating a draconian protest law,... Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:44:56 MDT Egypt: Qatar ordered Islamists out within 2 months Egypt will hunt down exiled Muslim Brotherhood leaders and seek their arrest, a top official said Sunday, after Qatar ordered... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:54:05 MDT Egypt seeks broader alliance with US over Libya As U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry sought Egyptian support on Saturday for an international coalition to combat jihadi... Sat, 13 Sep 2014 15:51:55 MDT US, Arab allies committed to fighting IS militants Key Arab allies of the U.S. agreed Thursday to "do their share" to fight against the Islamic State group, promising to take... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:05:52 MDT Kerry presses Mideast allies on militant fight Secretary of State John Kerry sought to pin down Middle Eastern allies gathering in Saudi Arabia on Thursday on what support... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:57:10 MDT Egypt president asks for patience over power cuts In a nationally televised speech on Saturday, Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi asked the public to be patient and... Sat, 06 Sep 2014 10:28:20 MDT Yemen clashes between rebels, tribesmen kill 40 Clashes in Yemen between Shiite rebels and Islamist tribesmen killed 40 people over two days in the country's north, local... Sat, 06 Sep 2014 10:02:35 MDT Yemeni president dismisses Cabinet to ease tension The Yemeni president on Tuesday dismissed the Cabinet including the prime minister who led it for two years, while partially... Tue, 02 Sep 2014 10:45:18 MDT Egypt's Morsi accused of leaking secrets to Qatar Egypt's ousted and jailed Islamist President Mohammed Morsi refused to answer a prosecutor's questions about allegations that... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:56:01 MDT Tunisia crackdown raises fears of rights rollback Mosques are being closed, local organizations banned and at least 1,000 people have been arrested as Tunisia cracks down on... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:49:25 MDT Associated Press analysis: Old story, new twists in Gaza war The third Gaza war is playing out much like the first one more than five years ago: The harrowing civilian toll in Gaza is... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:28:28 MDT Gaza blockade key to any Israel-Hamas truce deal Ibrahim Zain was driven from his home by Israeli tank fire this week, but says he'd rather endure more Israel-Hamas fighting... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:12:05 MDT Truce elusive as Hamas, Israel stick to positions The top Hamas leader in the Gaza Strip signaled Monday that the Islamic militant group will not agree to an unconditional... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:04:03 MDT Obama voices concern about casualties in Mideast President Barack Obama called Monday for the international community to focus on ending the fighting in the Gaza Strip, as... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:30:42 MDT Israeli shells hit hospital in Gaza, official says Israeli tank shells struck a hospital in the Gaza Strip on Monday, killing four people and wounding 60, Palestinian officials... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:05:29 MDT Diplomacy intensifies amid mounting Gaza toll The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state headed to Cairo on Monday for the highest-level attempt yet to end two weeks... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:28:33 MDT Kerry heads to Mideast in bid for cease-fire Secretary of State John Kerry is heading back to the Middle East as the Obama administration attempts to bolster regional... Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:45:00 MDT United States sharpens criticism of Hamas, urges cease-fire The United States on Sunday sharpened its criticism of Hamas and urged the militant Palestinian group to accept a cease-fire... Sun, 20 Jul 2014 10:36:11 MDT Hamas meets Egypt truce call with rocket fire Gaza militants on Tuesday met Egypt's call for a quick truce with repeated rocket fire on Israel and senior Hamas officials... Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:37:07 MDT Egypt proposes cease-fire between Israel, Hamas Egypt presented a cease-fire plan Monday to end a week of heavy fighting between Israel and Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:09:00 MDT Israel widens air attack, Gaza death toll hits 135 Israel widened its air assault against the Gaza Strip's Hamas rulers on Saturday, hitting a mosque, Hamas-affiliated... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 12:18:19 MDT Israel hits key Hamas targets in Gaza offensive The Israeli army on Wednesday intensified its offensive on the Hamas-run Gaza Strip, striking Hamas sites and killing at... Wed, 09 Jul 2014 08:11:27 MDT World Cup entangled with Mideast conflicts With the World Cup in faraway Brazil coming at a time of unprecedented sectarian violence and soaring tension in the Middle... Wed, 09 Jul 2014 00:00:00 MDT Israel foils seaborne attack from Gaza Strip The Israeli military launched a major offensive in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on Tuesday, striking more than 100 sites and... Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:03:23 MDT Israel launches Gaza offensive, at least 10 killed The Israeli military launched what could be a long-term offensive in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on Tuesday, striking more... Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:48:25 MDT Egypt premier defends steep rise in energy prices Egypt's prime minister on Saturday defended his government's decision to introduce a steep rise in fuel prices, saying energy... Sat, 05 Jul 2014 14:43:22 MDT Tens of thousands of Israelis mourn slain teens Tens of thousands of mourners converged Tuesday in central Israel for a funeral service for three teenagers found dead in the... Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:23:53 MDT Hamas member killed after Israeli teens found dead A Palestinian from the militant group Hamas was shot dead when he threw a grenade at forces carrying out an arrest raid in... Tue, 01 Jul 2014 10:05:07 MDT Egypt moves to restrict Ramadan sermons to faith and morality Egypt will restrict sermons during the holy month of Ramadan to topics of faith and morality, the state's top official in... Sun, 29 Jun 2014 17:56:55 MDT Egypt president refuses pardon for 3 Al-Jazeera journalists Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Tuesday he will not interfere in court rulings, rebuffing calls from the United... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:31:47 MDT