World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday February 1, 2015
An Egyptian court set May 16 for a verdict in the espionage trial of ousted president Mohammed Morsi, who could be sentenced to death if convicted, an official said today.
World News | Thomson Reuters | Saturday January 31, 2015
An Egyptian court today banned the armed wing of the Palestinian group Hamas and listed it as a terrorist organization.
World News | Agencies | Friday January 30, 2015
Twenty-five people were killed in a bomb attack on military buildings in the capital of Egypt's restive North Sinai province on Thursday, while an army major was shot dead at a checkpoint in Rafah near the Gaza Strip, medical and security sources sai...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 27, 2015
Egyptian police arrested more than 500 supporters of the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood when deadly violence erupted on the anniversary of the 2011 uprising, the interior minister said on Monday.
World News | Reuters | Saturday January 24, 2015
An Egyptian court ordered a retrial for 37 Muslim Brotherhood members sentenced to death and 115 others sentenced to life in a mass trial last year, judicial sources said on Saturday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 6, 2015
Verging on full-blown civil war, Libya may pose an even greater threat to Europe than jihadists in Iraq and Syria, yet the international community has few tools to help resolve the crisis.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday January 3, 2015
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah is being treated for pneumonia and his condition has stabilized with the help of a breathing tube, according to a Royal Court statement issued on Friday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 3, 2015
Three Al-Jazeera journalists faced today the prospect of at least several more weeks in Egyptian prison, with two of them awaiting a decision on whether they can be deported, lawyers and relatives said.
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 2, 2015
An Egyptian appeals court on Thursday ordered the retrial of three Al Jazeera English journalists held for over a year on terror-related charges.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on Wednesday the case of jailed Australian journalist Peter Greste is "under consideration" by high levels of the Egyptian government and she is hopeful of his release by the end of the year.
World News | Associated Press | Friday November 28, 2014
The revolutionary fervor of 2011 has been largely extinguished, replaced among many Egyptians by exhaustion from nearly four years of turmoil.
World News | Associated Press | Monday November 3, 2014
Witnesses say a suicide bomber detonated explosives on the edge of a procession by the moderate Muslim Brotherhood in the northeastern state capital of Potiskum, killing himself and two civilians.
World News | Reuters | Thursday October 30, 2014
Egypt on Thursday banned a pressure group that has pushed for the reinstatement of President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood, who was overthrown by the army last year, dealing a new blow to the country's oldest Islamist movement.
World News | 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 News | Reuters | Monday September 22, 2014
A bomb blast beside Egypt's foreign ministry killed three policemen on Sunday, including a key witness in a trial of deposed Islamist President Mohamed Mursi.
World News | Reuters | Monday September 15, 2014
Mohamed Badie, top leader of Egypt's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, was sentenced to life in jail along with 14 others on Monday on charges of murder and inciting violence during clashes near Cairo last year.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday September 2, 2014
An attack on a convoy killed 11 members of the Egyptian security forces in the Sinai Peninsula on Tuesday, security and medical sources said.
World News | Reuters | Friday August 15, 2014
Four protesters and a policeman were killed in Cairo on Thursday, the government said, one year after government forces killed hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood demonstrators in the worst bloodshed in Egypt's recent history.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday August 13, 2014
The killing of hundreds of Egyptian demonstrators at two protest camps last year was systematic, ordered by top officials and probably amounts to crimes against humanity, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday, calling for a UN inquiry.
World News | Reuters | Saturday August 9, 2014
Egypt has extended its crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood to include burning books it says promote violence and ideas linked to the banned Islamist group, a local official and a security source said on Saturday.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday August 9, 2014
Egypt's state news agency says the country's administrative court has dissolved the political party of the banned Muslim Brotherhood and ordered its assets liquidated.
World News | Reuters | Thursday August 7, 2014
An Egyptian court asked the top religious authority on Thursday to reconsider his decision to reject its death sentence against the leader of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood and 13 supporters on charges of murder and possession of firearms.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Egypt's official news agency says three suspected militants have died when their car blew up south of Cairo.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
Egypt today expressed deep outrage over Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's comments calling Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi a "tyrant" and condemned the remarks, saying it lacks objectivity.