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Egypt arrests 7 for sexual assault in Tahrir

Egyptian police on Monday arrested seven men for sexually assaulting a 19-year-old student during celebrations marking the inauguration of the country's new president... Read more »

June 9, 2014

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Suicide bomber uses stolen Iraq police Humvee in attack

A suicide bomber in a stolen police Humvee passed through a military checkpoint in Iraq before detonating his explosives, part of a series of assaults across the... Read more »

March 8, 2014

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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 supporters of the military-backed... Read more »

Nov. 19, 2013

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Protesters damage Cairo memorial

Protesters early Tuesday vandalized the pedestal of a memorial dedicated to demonstrators killed in Egypt's revolutionary turmoil only hours after the prime minister... Read more »

Nov. 19, 2013

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Egypt plans ambitious renovation for Cairo museum

Egypt unveiled Friday a multimillion dollar renovation project for Cairo's famed Egyptian Museum, including plans to demolish a scorched building that stands between... Read more »

Nov. 15, 2013

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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 stepped up security measures ahead of... Read more »

Oct. 18, 2013

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