Wall Street Journal
Islamist Split in Egypt Buoys Radical Wing
Wall Street Journal
The next polls are critical because the new Parliament will draft laws fleshing out Egypt's new Islamist-tinged constitution. That charter, approved last month in a national referendum, leaves wide room for legislators to interpret Islam's role in the ...
Egypt's Salafist Parties Split, Weakening Influence
Egypt's Salafis see political rift deepen
Egypt's Largest Ultraconservative Party Splits
Call by Brotherhood official for Egypt's Jews in Israel to return causes stir
CAIRO — A leading Muslim Brotherhood member and adviser to Islamist President Mohammed Morsi created a stir in Egypt when he called on Egyptian Jews in Israel to return home because Egypt is now a democracy and because the Jewish state won't ...
The crisis of government isn't over
Egypt's New Year Resolution
The Revolution Is Still Going on in Egypt—in Tiny Flashes
Egypt Cracks Down on Future Protests
Lawyer Malek Adly of the Egyptian Center for Economic and Social Rights (ECESR) says the draft law is not at all new, with many of the stipulations dating back to the British protectorate over Egypt, such as Law 14 of 1923, which criminalized anti ...
Globe and Mail
This Christmas, Egypt's Coptic Christians are asking for respect
Globe and Mail
Jackline Nessim and Wael Sedrak, like many of Egypt's Christians, long for a present that is unlikely to arrive before Coptic Christmas on Jan. 7. In fact, it may be a very long time in coming. “We want an end to the Muslim Brotherhood,” said Mr ...
Worry taints Egyptian Coptic Christmas
Central Banking (subscription)
Egypt fights to prop up ailing currency as anxiety grows
Egypt reserves proportionately half those of its peer Turkey. * Higher inflation could cause much more instability - analyst. * IMF mission will visit Egypt this month. By Patrick Werr and Sujata Rao. CAIRO/LONDON, Jan 3 (Reuters) - Egypt dipped deeper ...
Egypt's currency slides as central bank attempts managed devaluation
Egypt pound's decline slows at 4th auction
Central Bank of Egypt grapples with falling currency
Christian Science Monitor
Egypt steps up campaign against critical media
CPJ Press Freedom Online
New York January 3, 2013--The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by a series of investigations into independent Egyptian newspapers on accusations of insulting the president or reporting false news. Some newspapers and media professionals ...
Meet Egypt's Jon Stewart, who is now under investigation for satire
For Egypt's satirists, Morsi's power is no joke
'Egypt's Jon Stewart' Under Investigation For Mocking President Morsi [Video]
Egypt's politics stripped naked
“Sharia is not a constitution” is a sentence that many Egyptian secularists and progressives would, under normal circumstances, wholeheartedly agree with. However, when these words are scrawled in lipstick red on the totally naked body – except for ...
Egypt says to reassure IMF in January visit
CAIRO Jan 3 (Reuters) - An IMF mission will visit Egypt in January for talks on a $4.8 billion loan agreement that was postponed last month at Cairo's behest because of political turmoil in the country, the government spokesman said on Thursday. "They ...
Washington Concerned Over Crack Down On Freedom of Expression in Nation
Egyptian league to resume next month despite violence
Egypt's Premier League will resume next month, despite football-related violence in Port Said on Wednesday. Reports said there were clashes between fans of local club Al Masry and some Port Said University students, who were believed to be supporters ...
Fresh Egypt violence prompts league concern
55 Injured in Port Said New Football Clashes
Egypt's 'Jon Stewart' faces probe for insulting Morsi
In a separate case that fuels concern about press freedom, one of Egypt's leading independent newspapers said it was being investigated by the prosecutor following a complaint from the presidency, which accused it of publishing false news. Youssef rose ...
Popular Egypt satirist accused of mocking president
Egypt satirist faces probe for poking fun at president Add to ...
Egypt: Prosecutor Opens Criminal Investigation Against Comedian Accused of ...