World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 14, 2014
Egypt's authorities referred 438 supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi to military courts Saturday over violence that followed the bloody dispersal of Cairo sit-ins last year, judiciary sources said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 3, 2014
An Egyptian court Tuesday condemned 188 people to death for murdering 13 policemen in August after security forces dispersed sit-ins by supporters of deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, a judicial source said.
World | Agence France- Presse | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Egypt is to open the Rafah border crossing with Gaza today for the first time since its closure in late October after a bombing in the Sinai Peninsula, officials said.
World | Agence France- Presse | Saturday November 15, 2014
Egypt's deadliest militant group, which has pledged allegiance to Islamic State jihadists, on Friday claimed responsibility for a suicide attack last month that killed 30 soldiers.
World | Reuters | Wednesday November 5, 2014
At Egypt's border with the Gaza Strip, families are emptying their homes - lugging mattresses and furniture onto waiting vans as soldiers look on from armoured cars.
World | Reuters | Wednesday October 29, 2014
Egypt began clearing residents from its border with the Gaza Strip on Wednesday to create a buffer zone following some of the worst anti-state violence since President Mohamed Morsi was overthrown last year.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 30, 2014
An Egyptian court sentenced 68 Muslim Brotherhood supporters to jail terms on Tuesday, judicial sources said, in a case related to deadly violence a year ago after the army's ouster of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 6, 2014
Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi will be tried on charges of giving Qatar documents relating to national security, the state prosecutor said on Saturday.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 17, 2014
An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced 10 supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi to life imprisonment for damaging public property and blocking roads during a protest last year, state-run MENA news agency reported.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday August 10, 2014
Abdullah Abu Shabab fled the war in Syria to shelter in Gaza, the home his Palestinian parents lost in the 1967 war. But in the end an Israeli bomb killed him.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 23, 2014
An Egyptian court that jailed three Al-Jazeera journalists for alleged ties with Islamists said on Tuesday that "the devil guided" the group to spread false news defaming the country.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged Israel to "exercise maximum restraint" and spare civilian lives in its campaign in Gaza, where the Palestinian death toll on Sunday alone passed 100.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 18, 2014
A son of ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, who was sentenced to a year in prison for possession and use of hashish, was arrested early Friday at a train station south of Cairo, security officials said.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 5, 2014
Three people were killed yesterday after a bomb went off on a poultry farm in Egypt's Fayoum governorate, according to a security source.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 4, 2014
Egyptian police swiftly quashed protests marking the anniversary Thursday of the military ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, firing tear gas and arresting dozens of demonstrators.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 3, 2014
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood was holding a "day of anger" on Thursday to mark the first anniversary of the military overthrow of president Mohamed Morsi, with police swiftly quashing the few marches that began.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 2, 2014
An Egyptian court on Wednesday sentenced a son of deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and one of his friends to a year in prison each for possession and use of hashish.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 1, 2014
A year after he deposed Egypt's first freely elected president only to take his place, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi presides over a country roiled by militancy and ever-shrinking liberties, critics say.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 30, 2014
An Egyptian police colonel was killed and six people wounded on Monday when two bombs exploded near the main Cairo presidential palace, police said, days after Islamists warned they had planted explosives there.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called for coordinated efforts to fight "terrorism" during a visit to Algiers on Wednesday, his first trip abroad since his election in May.