Muslim Brotherhood http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Muslim Brotherhood en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:21:35 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Egypt: 15 killed in clashes between Islamists, police http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667088/Egypt-15-killed-in-clashes-between-Islamists-police.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765667088/Egypt-15-killed-in-clashes-between-Islamists-police.html Anti-government protesters fought street battles with police in Cairo and other cities on Sunday, the fourth anniversary of... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:53:46 MST Protests in Muslim countries condemn Charlie Hebdo cartoon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666540/Protests-in-Muslim-countries-condemn-Charlie-Hebdo-cartoon.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666540/Protests-in-Muslim-countries-condemn-Charlie-Hebdo-cartoon.html Demonstrators clashed with police Friday in Pakistan, Jordan and Algeria as anger flared among Muslims over a French... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:11:27 MST AFP photographer shot at Pakistan anti-Charlie Hebdo protest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666477/AFP-photographer-shot-at-Pakistan-anti-Charlie-Hebdo-protest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666477/AFP-photographer-shot-at-Pakistan-anti-Charlie-Hebdo-protest.html A rally by Pakistani students against a French satirical weekly's latest publication of a Prophet Muhammad cartoon turned... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:17:41 MST Charlie Hebdo stands in long tradition of provocative humor http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666410/Charlie-Hebdo-stands-in-long-tradition-of-provocative-humor.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666410/Charlie-Hebdo-stands-in-long-tradition-of-provocative-humor.html Charlie Hebdo, the satirical weekly that lost 12 staff in a terrorist gun attack last week, is one of a diverse group of... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:42:38 MST Canada's foreign minister discusses jailed reporters on Egypt visit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666402/Canadas-foreign-minister-discusses-jailed-reporters-on-Egypt-visit.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666402/Canadas-foreign-minister-discusses-jailed-reporters-on-Egypt-visit.html Canada's foreign minister expressed hope Thursday that the fate of a Canadian-Egyptian journalist jailed on terror charges... Thu, 15 Jan 2015 12:34:30 MST New Charlie Hebdo reaches global audience, dismays Muslims http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666295/New-Charlie-Hebdo-reaches-global-audience-dismays-Muslims.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666295/New-Charlie-Hebdo-reaches-global-audience-dismays-Muslims.html A week ago, Charlie Hebdo was a niche publication little known outside France, with a circulation of 60,000. On Wednesday the... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:53:32 MST Egypt court overturns last Mubarak conviction; will he walk? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666264/Egypt-court-overturns-last-Mubarak-conviction-will-he-walk.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666264/Egypt-court-overturns-last-Mubarak-conviction-will-he-walk.html An appeals court on Tuesday overturned the last remaining conviction against Egypt's deposed leader Hosni Mubarak and ordered... Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:59:10 MST Egypt acquits 26 men in trial over police raid on gays http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666057/Egypt-acquits-26-men-in-trial-over-police-raid-on-gays.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765666057/Egypt-acquits-26-men-in-trial-over-police-raid-on-gays.html An Egyptian court on Monday acquitted 26 men arrested in a televised raid last month by police looking for gays at a Cairo... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:24:33 MST Violence fuels debate among Muslims over interpreting faith http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665945/Violence-fuels-debate-among-Muslims-over-interpreting-faith.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665945/Violence-fuels-debate-among-Muslims-over-interpreting-faith.html After gunmen in Paris killed 12 people, Saudi Arabia's top body of Muslim clerics quickly condemned the attack and said it... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 09:55:00 MST From Egypt's leader, an ambitious call for reform in Islam http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665792/From-Egypts-leader-an-ambitious-call-for-reform-in-Islam.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665792/From-Egypts-leader-an-ambitious-call-for-reform-in-Islam.html Egypt's president opened the new year with a dramatic call for a "revolution" in Islam to reform interpretations of the faith... Thu, 08 Jan 2015 06:57:22 MST Israel says Qatar expels Hamas leader; militant group denies http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665617/Israel-says-Qatar-expels-Hamas-leader-militant-group-denies.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665617/Israel-says-Qatar-expels-Hamas-leader-militant-group-denies.html The Israeli government on Tuesday claimed Qatar had expelled the leader of the Hamas militant group, in what would be a... Tue, 06 Jan 2015 08:38:50 MST Yemen's al-Qaida thrives on Sunni backlash to Shiite rebels http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665540/Yemens-al-Qaida-thrives-on-Sunni-backlash-to-Shiite-rebels.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665540/Yemens-al-Qaida-thrives-on-Sunni-backlash-to-Shiite-rebels.html Al-Qaida's branch in Yemen is surging in strength, finding new support and recruits among the country's Sunni tribesmen, in a... Mon, 05 Jan 2015 07:46:21 MST Egypt court orders retrial in Al-Jazeera case http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665328/Egypt-court-orders-retrial-in-Al-Jazeera-case.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665328/Egypt-court-orders-retrial-in-Al-Jazeera-case.html An Egyptian appeals court on Thursday ordered the retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists held for over a year on... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 09:13:20 MST Jailed in Egypt, journalists fate still uncertain http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665168/Jailed-in-Egypt-journalists-fate-still-uncertain.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665168/Jailed-in-Egypt-journalists-fate-still-uncertain.html For a year, three Al-Jazeera English journalists have been locked up in Egypt on terrorism-related charges widely viewed as... Mon, 29 Dec 2014 14:34:45 MST After a year, journalists jailed in Egypt seek end to ordeal http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665153/After-a-year-journalists-jailed-in-Egypt-seek-end-to-ordeal.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765665153/After-a-year-journalists-jailed-in-Egypt-seek-end-to-ordeal.html A year after three Al-Jazeera English journalists were arrested in Egypt, they and their families are pleading for justice... Mon, 29 Dec 2014 08:00:00 MST Bitter Mideast greets US torture report with shrug http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664057/Bitter-Mideast-greets-US-torture-report-with-shrug.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765664057/Bitter-Mideast-greets-US-torture-report-with-shrug.html This week's revelations about the CIA's harsh treatment of terror suspects in the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks have been met... Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:01:09 MST Questions and answers on Egypt's Mubarak ruling http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663533/Questions-and-answers-on-Egypts-Mubarak-ruling.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663533/Questions-and-answers-on-Egypts-Mubarak-ruling.html The dismissal of the murder case against toppled President Hosni Mubarak over the killing of protesters during Egypt's 2011... Sun, 30 Nov 2014 12:42:11 MST Bahrain's pro-government bloc dominates vote http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663505/Bahrains-pro-government-bloc-dominates-vote.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663505/Bahrains-pro-government-bloc-dominates-vote.html Pro-government candidates took the majority of contested seats in Bahrain's parliamentary election on Sunday, although 14... Sun, 30 Nov 2014 09:19:11 MST Egypt court drops murder charges against Mubarak http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663465/Egypt-court-drops-murder-charges-against-Mubarak.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663465/Egypt-court-drops-murder-charges-against-Mubarak.html A judge dismissed murder charges Saturday against former President Hosni Mubarak and acquitted his security chief over the... Sat, 29 Nov 2014 13:48:09 MST Islamists hold small protests in Egypt, 5 killed http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663394/Islamists-hold-small-protests-in-Egypt-5-killed.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663394/Islamists-hold-small-protests-in-Egypt-5-killed.html Egyptian security forces quickly put down scattered protests Friday as an attempt by Islamists to hold the first major... Fri, 28 Nov 2014 09:47:08 MST Saudi king urges Egypt to back Gulf accord http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765662946/Saudi-king-urges-Egypt-to-back-Gulf-accord.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765662946/Saudi-king-urges-Egypt-to-back-Gulf-accord.html Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah on Wednesday called on regional ally Egypt to back a reconciliation agreement reached between... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 07:53:26 MST Saudi top diplomat criticizes Iran over conflicts http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661155/Saudi-top-diplomat-criticizes-Iran-over-conflicts.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661155/Saudi-top-diplomat-criticizes-Iran-over-conflicts.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661109/54-billion-pledged-to-Gaza-Strip-after-Israel-Hamas-war.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661109/54-billion-pledged-to-Gaza-Strip-after-Israel-Hamas-war.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661073/Yemens-crisis-reflects-arc-of-Arab-Spring-revolts.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661073/Yemens-crisis-reflects-arc-of-Arab-Spring-revolts.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661077/Qatar-pledges-1B-for-Gaza-Strip-reconstruction.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661077/Qatar-pledges-1B-for-Gaza-Strip-reconstruction.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661032/Analysis-In-wake-of-Gaza-war-hints-of-change.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661032/Analysis-In-wake-of-Gaza-war-hints-of-change.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660853/On-campus-in-Egypt-a-heavy-security-clampdown.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660853/On-campus-in-Egypt-a-heavy-security-clampdown.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660669/Shiite-rebels-are-Yemens-new-masters.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660669/Shiite-rebels-are-Yemens-new-masters.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612137/How-politics-and-unrest-are-changing-religious-life-in-Egypt.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612137/How-politics-and-unrest-are-changing-religious-life-in-Egypt.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660331/Egypt-court-postpones-ruling-in-Mubarak-retrial.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660331/Egypt-court-postpones-ruling-in-Mubarak-retrial.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660183/Arab-states-risk-backlash-by-joining-Syria-strikes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660183/Arab-states-risk-backlash-by-joining-Syria-strikes.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660121/At-least-340-killed-in-Yemens-week-long-fighting.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660121/At-least-340-killed-in-Yemens-week-long-fighting.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660097/Yemen-Shiite-rebels-rout-Islamist-allied-general.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660097/Yemen-Shiite-rebels-rout-Islamist-allied-general.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659963/Yemen-sets-curfew-as-fighting-roils-capital.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659963/Yemen-sets-curfew-as-fighting-roils-capital.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659985/Associated-Press-Interview-El-Sissi-Egypt-and-the-terror-fight.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659985/Associated-Press-Interview-El-Sissi-Egypt-and-the-terror-fight.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659867/Fierce-fighting-in-Yemeni-capital-kills-120.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659867/Fierce-fighting-in-Yemeni-capital-kills-120.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611265/Race-matters-Looking-forward-while-remembering-the-past.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611265/Race-matters-Looking-forward-while-remembering-the-past.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659749/Roadside-bomb-kills-6-policemen-in-Egypts-Sinai.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659749/Roadside-bomb-kills-6-policemen-in-Egypts-Sinai.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659705/Prominent-Egyptian-activist-to-be-released.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659705/Prominent-Egyptian-activist-to-be-released.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659686/Egypt-Qatar-ordered-Islamists-out-within-2-months.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659686/Egypt-Qatar-ordered-Islamists-out-within-2-months.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659627/Egypt-seeks-broader-alliance-with-US-over-Libya.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659627/Egypt-seeks-broader-alliance-with-US-over-Libya.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659463/US-Arab-allies-committed-to-fighting-IS-militants.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659463/US-Arab-allies-committed-to-fighting-IS-militants.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659448/Kerry-presses-Mideast-allies-on-militant-fight.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659448/Kerry-presses-Mideast-allies-on-militant-fight.html 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