World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 19, 2015
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon expressed serious concern today after an Egyptian court sentenced ousted president Mohamed Morsi to death.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 17, 2015
The United States voiced alarm Sunday at death sentences handed to Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi and dozens of others, a verdict experts called a declaration of "total war" on his Muslim Brotherhood.
World News | Reuters | Sunday May 17, 2015
The United States is "deeply concerned" about an Egyptian court decision to seek the death penalty for former President Mohamed Morsi, a State Department official said today.
World News | Reuters | Sunday May 17, 2015
An Egyptian court on Saturday sought the death penalty for former president Mohamed Morsi and 106 supporters of his Muslim Brotherhood in connection with a mass jail break in 2011.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 16, 2015
An Egyptian court sentenced deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and more than 100 other defendants to death today over jail breaks during the 2011 uprising.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 15, 2015
Amnesty on Friday urged the United Arab Emirates to release three sisters detained for the past three months after having campaigned on Twitter on behalf of their jailed brother.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 10, 2015
Suspected militants set off three small bombs today outside the home of an Egyptian judge who sentenced Islamists to death, wounding four people and damaging the building, police said.
World News | Reuters | Thursday May 7, 2015
Hundreds of members of the Syrian Muslim Brotherhood have returned from exile, hoping to rebuild a movement which was crushed decades ago at home and is deemed a terrorist organisation by leading Arab states.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday April 22, 2015
The United States on Tuesday expressed concern about the sentencing of former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said on Tuesday.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday April 21, 2015
Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Morsi was sentenced to 20 years in prison without parole today, nearly three years after he was declared Egypt's first freely elected president.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 19, 2015
Egypt's ex-president Mohamed Morsi faces being sentenced to death on Tuesday on charges of inciting the killing of protestors in the first verdict against him nearly two years after his fall from power.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 12, 2015
An Egyptian court confirmed death sentences for Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie and 11 other defendants today, and jailed a US-Egyptian citizen for life over Islamist protest violence
World News | Reuters | Wednesday March 18, 2015
An Egyptian police officer was charged on Tuesday over the shooting of a young mother at a protest in central Cairo, weeks after a photograph of her bleeding to death went viral and caused an international outcry.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 17, 2015
An Egyptian court is seeking the death penalty for the Muslim Brotherhood's top leader Mohamed Badie and 13 others, judicial sources said on Monday.
World News | Reuters | Sunday March 8, 2015
An Egyptian court toay adjourned until March 19 the trial of two Al Jazeera television journalists.
World News | Reuters | Saturday March 7, 2015
Egypt executed today an Islamist accused of murder during clashes in mid-2013, the first death sentence implemented against a supporter of the banned Muslim Brotherhood under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the interior ministry said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday February 20, 2015
Journalists still detained in Egypt should not be forgotten, freed Australian Al-Jazeera reporter Peter Greste said in an address in London on Thursday.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday February 17, 2015
Many residents prefer to avoid talking politics in Tripoli, where a self-declared government has ruled since an armed faction called Libya Dawn seized the capital by expelling its rivals in August.
World News | Reuters | Sunday February 15, 2015
A Jordanian court sentenced a senior Muslim Brotherhood official to 18 months in prison on today for criticising the United Arab Emirates on social media, a judicial source said.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday February 10, 2015
Suspected Islamist militants bombed three police stations in Egypt's second city Alexandria on today, wounding 10 people, and also targeted two other locations, an interior ministry official said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 10, 2015
An Egyptian court said it ordered a retrial of Al-Jazeera journalists due to a lack of evidence showing their alleged links to the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood, state media reported yesterday.
World News | Thomson Reuters | Friday February 6, 2015
Military air strikes killed 27 Islamic militants in Egypt's Northern Sinai today in one of the biggest security operations in the region in months, security sources said.
World News | Reuters | Thursday February 5, 2015
Peter Greste, the Al Jazeera journalist freed after more than a year in an Egyptian prison, arrived back in his Australian homeland on Thursday and called for the release of two colleagues still in custody.
World News | Thomson Reuters | Tuesday February 3, 2015
A court in Egypt violated the country's international human rights obligations by sentencing 183 men to death on Monday for killing 13 policemen, the European Union said.