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312 Egypt Islamists to face military courts

2014-12-16 20:48

Egypt has referred 312 backers of ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi to military trial accused of torching a court complex in the city of Ismailiya, a judicial source says.

Egyptian policeman killed in drive-by

2014-12-14 14:10

Gunmen have killed an Egyptian policeman and wounded another in a drive-by shooting in the Sinai Peninsula, security and medical officials say.

Egypt to try 71 Brotherhood students

2014-12-08 18:48

Egypt's prosecutor general has referred to trial 71 students of the prestigious Al-Azhar University on charges of joining the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.

Prosecutor appeals Mubarak verdict, cites flaws

2014-12-02 16:51

Egypt’s public prosecutor says he has appealed against a court decision to drop charges against former president Hosni Mubarak, his interior minister and six aids of the killing of protesters in a 2011 uprising.

Protest in Cairo against Mubarak verdict

2014-11-29 18:51

Dozens of protesters have gathered at a key Cairo square to denounce an Egyptian court's decision to drop a murder charge against ousted president Hosni Mubarak.

Egypt arrests Brotherhood leader as crackdown intensifies

2014-11-20 22:23

Egyptian police have arrested Mohamed Ali Bishr, one of the few Muslim Brotherhood leaders to escape jail after last year’s overthrow of Islamist president Mohammed Morsi.

Sinai militants kill 5 as Egypt probes sea attack

2014-11-13 18:50

Militants have shot dead five Egyptian conscripts in the Sinai Peninsula, as the army searched for eight servicemen missing after an attack on a navy boat in the Mediterranean.

At least 10 wounded in Sinai blast

2014-11-12 09:44

A car bomb outside a fast-food restaurant in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula has wounded 10 people after it exploded as security forced were evacuating a heavily populated area, sources say.

Egyptian militant group pledges loyalty to ISIS

2014-11-10 08:35

Egypt's most active militant group, Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis, has sworn allegiance to Islamic State, the al-Qaeda offshoot which has seized territory in Syria and Iraq, according to an audio clip.

Gov't tightens security at Cairo University

2014-10-30 13:30

Government has tightened security at Cairo University as it seeks to avert another year of unrest on university campuses.

Egypt jails 25 on terrorism charges

2014-10-22 17:57

An Egyptian court has jailed 25 men for from seven years to life for planning 'terrorist attacks' on state institutions during the presidency of Islamist Mohammed Morsi.

Egypt sets 1 Jan appeal for Al Jazeera journalists

2014-10-21 19:05

An Egyptian court has set 1 January as the date for an appeals hearing for the three Al Jazeera journalists serving jail time in Egypt.

Fire erupts at Cairo power plant

2014-10-16 15:55

A top civil defence official says a massive fire has erupted at a power plant in northern Cairo, requiring 20 fire trucks to put it out.

Egypt judge in mass death cases removed

2014-10-03 10:02

The Egyptian judge who oversaw mass death sentence cases against Islamist supporters of the country's ousted president, has been removed from his criminal court.

Egypt blasts Turkish leader after UN speech

2014-09-25 22:09

Egypt has accused Turkish leader Tayyip Erdogan of supporting terrorists and seeking to provoke mayhem in the Middle East after he questioned the legitimacy of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.

Egypt 'using detention' to silence opponents

2014-09-19 13:59

The growing number of political detainees in Egypt is raising concerns about human rights abuses, an issue US secretary of state John Kerry says he has had 'frank' talks about in Cairo.

Sinai bomb kills 6 Egypt policemen

2014-09-16 11:06

A bomb has hit an Egyptian security force convoy in the Sinai Peninsula, killing six policemen in the restive region where jihadists launch regular attacks.

Egypt: Qatar ordered Islamists out within 2 months

2014-09-15 13:39

Egypt will hunt down exiled Muslim Brotherhood leaders and seek their arrest, a top official says, after Qatar ordered them to leave its territory.

Path to jihad: From upmarket Cairo to ISIS beheadings

2014-09-04 15:47

After leaving his upmarket Cairo neighbourhood to fight with the ISIS militant group in Syria and Iraq, Younes says he learned how to work as a sniper, fire heavy weaponry and behead prisoners.

Group: Witness for Egypt mass killings detained

2014-09-03 07:18

Human Rights Watch says one of the witnesses for its investigation into mass killings in Egypt last summer has been detained, calling for his release.

2 Islamist protesters killed in Cairo

2014-08-15 17:17

Two Islamist protesters have been killed during clashes between police and demonstrators in Cairo, Egyptian security sources say.

Egypt Islamists mark anniversary of mass killing

2014-08-14 14:41

Egyptian security forces firing tear gas have quashed small, scattered demonstrations by Islamist supporters of ousted president Mohammed Morsi.

HRW urges UN probe of 'systematic' Egypt killings

2014-08-13 13:14

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 says, calling for a UN inquiry.

Egypt burns books promoting Brotherhood ideas

2014-08-09 21:04

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 says.

Egypt army destroys more Gaza tunnels

2014-07-27 12:45

Egypt's army says it has destroyed 13 more tunnels connecting the Sinai Peninsula to the Gaza Strip, taking to 1 639 the overall number it has laid waste to.

 

Scholars criticise Egypt over cleric’s arrest warrant

2014-12-15 16:40

A group of Islamist scholars have criticised Egypt for seeking an Interpol arrest warrant for their leader, a Qatar-based cleric and supporter for the Muslim Brotherhood.

Abbas backs Egypt crackdown on Gaza tunnels

2014-12-12 09:43

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas says he supported Egypt's crackdown on tunnels linking the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip to the Sinai Peninsula.

Egypt to criminalise 'insulting revolutions'

2014-12-03 15:26

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi says his office is drafting a law to criminalise insulting the uprisings that toppled President Hosni Mubarak and his Islamist successor Mohammed Morsi.

Sisi sees new future for Egypt after Mubarak verdict

2014-12-01 13:17

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi says Egypt will never return to the past and is charting a new future, after a court dismissed murder charges against former leader Hosni Mubarak.

1 officer killed, 107 Islamists arrested in Egypt

2014-11-28 16:06

Government officials say a senior Egyptian army officer was killed while security forces arrested more than 100 Islamists ahead of planned anti-government demonstrations.

'Terror' attack on Egypt vessel leaves 8 missing

2014-11-13 09:07

The Egyptian military says one of its navy vessels came under 'terrorist' attack in the Mediterranean, leaving five servicemen injured and eight others missing at sea.

Egyptian rights groups fear govt crackdown looms

2014-11-10 14:32

Some Egyptian human rights groups have shredded documents and instructed their staff to stay home as a government deadline approaches for them to register under a Hosni Mubarak-era law.

Three killed in clashes, attacks across Egypt

2014-11-07 21:02

At least three Egyptians have been killed and eight wounded in separate incidents involving Islamist protesters and militants across the country.

Masked men burn 2 Saudi Arabia consulate cars in Egypt

2014-10-24 22:20

Masked men have set fire to two cars belonging to the consulate of Saudi in the Egyptican city of Suez, local security sources say.

Egypt bans anti-Mubarak activist from leaving

2014-10-22 12:38

Egypt's authorities have banned a prominent activist of the 2011 uprising, Asma Mahfouz, from leaving the country while on her way to Bangkok, a Cairo airport official says.

Unrest fears: Egypt clamps down on campuses

2014-10-21 08:29

As the new academic term began in Egypt, riot police were standing guard at Cairo's universities to quash any repeat of Islamist-led protests that previously turned campuses nationwide into battlefields.

Bomb wounds 12 in central Cairo

2014-10-15 06:08

A bomb has exploded in the centre of the Egyptian capital Cairo wounding 12 people, security and medical officials say.

Egypt court jails 68 pro-Morsi protesters

2014-10-01 10:17

An Egyptian court has sentenced 68 people to up to 15 years in prison over protest clashes, in the latest mass sentencing of supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi.

Egypt militants claim blast near foreign ministry

2014-09-22 13:49

An Egyptian militant group has claimed responsibility for a bomb blast in a busy downtown Cairo street near the foreign ministry that has killed two senior police officers and wounded several others.

Egypt targets last bastion of Brotherhood dissent

2014-09-18 18:17

Egypt has moved to close down one of the last bastions of Muslim Brotherhood dissent with sweeping new rules to curtail protest at Al Azhar University.

Egypt court releases hunger-striking activist

2014-09-15 14:47

An Egyptian court has released on bail one of the country's best-known democracy activists who is standing retrial after he was sentenced to 15 years in jail for organising an illegal protest.

Egypt: Brotherhood leader, cleric get 20 years in jail

2014-09-09 14:36

An Egyptian court has sentenced a leader of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood and an Islamist cleric to 20 years in prison for attempting to kill two policemen.

Sisi: stalled Mideast peace process fuels jihadists

2014-09-04 10:28

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has blamed the stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace process for fuelling regional militancy, as US tries to shore up support to combat ISIS jihadists.

Egypt probes Morsi for giving 'security papers' to Qatar

2014-08-28 07:56

Egypt has opened an investigation into deposed president Mohammed Morsi for delivering “documents relevant to national security” to Qatar, a report says.

Three dead in Egypt clashes

2014-08-14 19:09

At least three people have been killed in Egypt as police quashed attempts by supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi to commemorate the first anniversary of the Cairo crackdown.

Gunmen shoot dead Cairo cop

2014-08-14 12:40

Gunmen have shot dead a police sergeant in Cairo, as security forces were on heightened alert for the first anniversary of the killing of hundreds of Islamist protesters.

HRW chiefs denied entry to Egypt - staff

2014-08-11 09:47

The executive director of Human Rights Watch and another senior staff member have been denied entry to Egypt for "security reasons" after being held at the Cairo airport for 12 hours, two of the group's staff says.

Egypt military kills 7 militants in volatile Sinai

2014-07-29 12:01

An Egyptian military spokesperson says troops have killed seven suspected militants and arrested five as part of an ongoing offensive in the volatile Sinai Peninsula.

Jazeera journos jailed in Egypt set to appeal

2014-07-25 10:16

Three Al Jazeera journalists jailed in Egypt last month for up to 10 years on charges of adding a terrorist organisation are set to appeal their convictions.

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