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Islamists take to Egypt streets in defiant protest

Tens of thousands of Muslim Brotherhood supporters took to the streets Friday in several Cairo neighborhoods and other towns across Egypt in defiance of a... Read more »

Aug. 16, 2013


Muslims celebrate Ramadan end, strife casts shadow

Millions of Muslims paid respects at ancestral graves, shared festive family meals and visited beaches and amusement parks Thursday to mark the end of the fasting... Read more »

Aug. 8, 2013


Millions rally in Egypt, responding to army call

Called out by the army, the largest crowds in 2 1/2 years of upheaval filled Egypt's streets Friday, while ousted President Mohammed Morsi was formally placed under... Read more »

July 26, 2013


Thousands march to back ousted Egypt president

Thousands of protesters calling for the return to power of Egypt's ousted Islamist president demonstrated in Cairo on Friday as the military warned it would crack down... Read more »

July 19, 2013


Egypt is learning that democracy doesn't guarantee freedom

Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi knows neither Thomas Jefferson's advice that "great innovations should not be forced on slender majorities" nor the description... Read more »

July 11, 2013


Egypt's resolution determines future political free will

The promise of the Arab Spring has now descended into a chaotic season of paradox. In the coming weeks, the crisis in Egypt will play out, and the nature of its... Read more »

July 9, 2013


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