Muslim Brotherhood Muslim Brotherhood en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Sat, 20 Sep 2014 02:38:23 MDT Newspapers 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 Egypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera reporters to 7 years An Egyptian court convicted three Al-Jazeera journalists and sentenced them to seven years in prison each on... Mon, 23 Jun 2014 06:55:16 MDT US pressing Egypt to adopt more moderate policies U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday made the highest-level American visit to Egypt since President Abdel Fattah... Sun, 22 Jun 2014 09:55:48 MDT Egypt court confirms death sentences for over 180 The Muslim Brotherhood's spiritual leader and over 180 others were sentenced to death Saturday by an Egyptian court in the... Sat, 21 Jun 2014 09:47:27 MDT Egypt's president swears in new government Egypt's newly elected President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi chaired the first meeting of his new Cabinet on Tuesday, shortly after... Tue, 17 Jun 2014 07:12:22 MDT 2 Christians kidnapped Egypt's Sinai Peninsula Masked armed men, suspected to be Islamic militants, kidnapped two Coptic Christians in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula in two... Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:39:43 MDT Egypt's el-Sissi sworn in as president Egypt's former army chief Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi was sworn in on Sunday as president for a four-year term, assuming the... Sun, 08 Jun 2014 08:15:43 MDT 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