In Egypt, Signs of Accord Between Military Council and Islamists
New York Times
CAIRO — Egypt's first freely elected Parliament in more than 60 years sits for its first session on Monday, charged primarily with overseeing preparation of a new constitution after the ouster of the strongman Hosni Mubarak. But even before the first ...
Egypt's Islamist-led parliament to hold first session
Egypt's First Post-Mubarak Parliament Convenes
Egypt Islamists on eve of power ease talk of Islam
Mubarak's attorney says his client is still president
CAIRO — Hosni Mubarak's defense attorney argued in court Sunday that his client is still the president of Egypt and that his trial in criminal court violates the nation's suspended constitution. The attorney, Farid el Deeb, made the statements during ...
Lawyer says ousted Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak still president
Lawyer says ousted Egypt leader still president
Egypt's Hosni Mubarak is still president, court has no legal jurisdiction ...
Egypt's post-Mubarak legislative life begins amid tension and divisions
(Photo by: Reuters) The 508-member People's Assembly – Egypt's lower-house parliament – will meet for procedural matters Monday. It comes almost one year after the outbreak of the January 25 Revolution. The Assembly is scheduled to hold three meetings. ...
Backgrounder: Final results of Egypt's People's Assembly polls
Final Results of People's Assembly Elections, FJP Press Release #54
HRW Calls on West to Accept Islamist Rise to Power
The New York-based group also urged Islamist parties, which have emerged as the biggest winners in recent elections in Tunisia and Egypt and are expected to fare well in Libya, to respect the rights of women and religious minorities, saying they cannot ...
HRW calls on West to end 'Arab exception'
Rights group urges West to get over Islamist aversion
Egypt pardons jailed blogger as generals brace for anniversary protests
An Egyptian blogger jailed by the military junta for insulting the army has been officially pardoned, as the country's ruling generals attempt to bolster public support before protests planned for the Wednesday's anniversary of the uprising. ...
Egyptian blogger still in prison, despite pardon
Egypt orders the release of blogger Mikail Nabil
Blogger Maikel Nabil yet to be released, fate of 1958 others unclear
Egyptian Shares Rally to Six-Week High, Led by Orascom Telecom
22 (Bloomberg) -- Egypt's shares rose to a six-week high before the country's first parliamentary session since the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak and as Orascom Telecom Holding SAE resumed trading after two months. Orascom Telecom Holding surged 51 ...
Market Report: Egypt's major stocks climb 1.3 pct on telecoms rally
MIDEAST STOCKS-Egypt's Orascom soars after resuming trade; Gulf mixed
Middle East Markets: Egypt's Orascom soars after resuming trade; Gulf mixed
Wall Street Journal
Military tribunals: A continuing crackdown on Egypt's revolution
25, he was arrested along with dozens of other protesters in front of the building where Egyptian cabinet meets. El-Beheiry has the unfortunate distinction of being among the very first civilians arrested under the rule of the Supreme Council of the ...
The Egyptian Revolution 'code book' deciphered
A year of revolution: Lessons learned
How Art Is Healing Post-Revolution Egypt - OpEd
Egypt/Syria: Al-Azhar Urges Arab Intervention in Syria
International Islamic News Agency
“Everything indicates that the observer mission in Syria will be extended by a month, since the first month has not been enough as part of it was taken up by logistic preparations,” Jarush said in the Egyptian capital, Agence France Presse (AFP) ...
Should The West Intervene In Syria?
Top Egypt clergyman calls for "urgent" Arab steps in Syria
Arab League Meets on Syria
Hamas bans import of cars from Egypt
The Hamas government in Gaza has banned the import of vehicles from Egypt a part of the effort to crack down on car thefts in the Sinai Peninsula, Ma'an reported Sunday. According to the Palestinian news agency, Hamas and Egyptian authorities are ...
Egypt to host Palestinian factions next month
As region changes, Hamas movement shifts
Buoyed by 'Islamic Spring,' Hamas considers new direction
Petra News Agency
Jordan, Egypt FMs discuss Mideast peace efforts, ties
Petra News Agency
Cairo, Jan 22 (Petra) -- Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh and his Egyptian counterpart Mohammad Amr discussed efforts to kickstart the Middle East peace process as part of the close coordination between Jordan and Egypt on various regional issues. ...