Muslim Brotherhood Muslim Brotherhood en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 13 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Sun, 13 Jul 2014 01:25:41 MDT Newspapers 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... Tue, 06 May 2014 07:55:28 MDT 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... Sat, 03 May 2014 11:16:57 MDT 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... Fri, 02 May 2014 07:09:21 MDT 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... Wed, 30 Apr 2014 11:40:23 MDT 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... Tue, 29 Apr 2014 10:41:53 MDT 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... Tue, 29 Apr 2014 09:45:20 MDT Egypt sentences 683 to death in another mass trial 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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