Egypt police brutality 'unchecked'
A grainy video circulating widely on social media has heightened concerns that police in the new Egypt are relying on old ways. A blindfolded man lies on the floor, naked from the waist up. The skin on his shoulders and upper back is an angry red.
Egypt's Interim President Receives Charter Draft
Egypt's interim prime minister on Tuesday urged Egyptians to vote in the upcoming referendum on the revised constitution, a step he described as a milestone in the country's path toward democracy. Two secular-leaning panels spent three months rewriting ...
Egypt referendum 'within 30 days'
Egypt overhauls constitution, empowers military
What's new in Egypt's draft constitution?
Ahmed Fouad Negm, Egypt's 'poet of the people,' dies at 84
(CNN) -- Ahmed Fouad Negm, Egypt's "poet of the people" whose biting political verses inspired rebellion and taunted successive regimes for decades, died Tuesday in Cairo at age 84. Negm's colloquial prose made poetry an act of defiance directly ...
Egypt's Top Satirical Poet Dies at 84
Egypt's 'poet of the people' Ahmed Fouad Negm dies at 84
Egypt's best known satirical poet dies at 84
Activists Fear Egypt's Police Force, First Target of Protests, Is Out for Revenge
New York Times (blog)
As they have for nearly three years, activist filmmakers in Egypt continue to document the death of protesters at the hands of the security forces. The latest offering from the Cairene film collective Mosireen, posted on YouTube on Tuesday, concludes ...
Syrian refugees embark on exodus from Egypt
Sixth of October City, Egypt - Salem, the owner of a small market in this Cairo suburb, knows all the Syrian refugees living in a neighbourhood that has come to be known as "Little Damascus". He wears a "Free Syria" bracelet like many other Syrians in ...
Syrian Palestinian Refugees in Egypt Getting No Assistance
Reports: Egypt's draft constitution goes to interim president
The next steps in the process for the the draft to become law are for Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour to ratify the charter on Tuesday and then announce a date for it to be put to a popular referendum. The constitution will replace the one ...
Egypt unites against jailing of female 'terrorists'
Egypt's famously fragmented opposition has united around its outrage at the jailing of the seven underage girls and 14 other young women over a Muslim Brotherhood demonstration which ended peacefully and with only the slightest damage to property.
Report: Egypt Delays IMF Loan Decision
Voice of America
LONDON — Egypt has postponed any decision on taking a $4.8 billion loan from the IMF as financial aid from Gulf States has given Cairo some breathing space as it starts to conduct economic reforms, Deputy Prime Minister Ziad Bahaa El-Din said on ...
Egypt does not yet need IMF aid: Deputy PM
Egypt delays IMF loan decision, Gulf aid helps reform: deputy PM
Egypt arrests prominent secular political activist
Los Angeles Times
CAIRO — A prominent Egyptian political activist reported Tuesday he had been picked up by police, the latest in a string of arrests of secular Egyptians who helped spearhead the country's 2011 uprising against ousted former President Hosni Mubarak.
Egyptian blogger arrested in widening crackdown
Egypt arrests prominent blogger in growing crackdown
Egyptian activist Ahmed Douma detained 4 days pending investigations
The Daily Star
Gulf states, minus Qatar, rally Egypt investment
The Daily Star
DUBAI/DOHA: With one notable exception, wealthy Gulf Arab states are encouraging investment in Egypt to help shore up its army-backed government: the absentee is Qatar, rattled by the collapse of Islamist power in the biggest Arab country. The contrast ...
Egypt returned $500 mn deposit to Qatar on Dec 2: Official
'Saudi Arabia fears democracy in Egypt'
Finance Egypt Returned $500m Deposit To Qatar