Conflicting accounts by Egypt man dragged naked
CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian man who was beaten and dragged naked by riot police during a violent protest changed his story on Sunday, telling prosecutors that security forces harmed him — a day after he accused protesters of undressing and assaulting ...
Egypt tensions rise as footage emerges of police beating protester
Conflicting testimony of Egypt protester dragged naked raises concerns of ...
Video of police beating roils Egypt
Egypt Receives F-16s as Part of Aid Questioned by US Lawmakers
Egypt and the U.S. marked the delivery of new F-16 aircraft to the North African country, part of military aid that some U.S. lawmakers are questioning. The four aircraft are among 20 F-16s that will arrive in Egypt over the course of the year, the U.S ...
Egypt Receives First Batch of F-16s from the US
Egypt, US celebrate delivery of F-16s
Egypt takes delivery of US fighter jets
Ahmadinejad to make first Egypt visit by Iran head in decades
"I hope that Iranian-Egyptian relations return to the full diplomatic level," he told Reuters. The trip follows a visit by Egypt's new Islamist President Mohamed Morsi to Iran in August last year, when the two leaders agreed to reopen official embassies.
Middle East Egypt to probe police brutality case
Egypt's interior minister has vowed to investigate the beating of a naked man by riot police that threatened to further inflame popular anger against security forces, but suggested that initial results absolve the police of direct abuse. The beating ...
US Will Keep Bailing Out Egypt With $1.55 Billion Despite Country's Unrest
It seems that in a democratic election last year, Egypt may have accidentally elected a dictator. Or at least something very close to it. The nickname "Egypt's new pharaoh" was given to him late in November when the post-revolution president issued a ...
Kerry Praises Morsi as Egypt Fetes over New F-16 Warplanes
Rand Paul: No fighter jets, tanks for Egypt
Egypt constitutional court rules in favour of criminalising FGM
Egypt's High Constitutional Court on Sunday rejected a lawsuit challenging the illegality of the practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Egypt. The lawsuit, first filed in 2008 by a number of Islamists lawyers, challenges a 2007 health ministry ...
Egypt top court again delays ruling on constitution
Egypt court throws out challenge to FGM criminalization
Egypt's top court delays ruling on constitution
Egypt's NSF blames President Morsi for Tahrir sexual assaults, police violence
Such tactics would not stop women from participating in Egypt's political life, it added. Dozens of mob sexual assaults have taken place around Tahrir Square during recent protests. Many argue the attacks are systematic and organised. On Saturday, the ...
Egypt protests galvanised by video of police beating naked man
"Stripping naked and dragging an Egyptian is a crime that shows the excessive violence of the security forces and the continuation of its repressive practices - a crime for which the president and his interior minister are responsible," the liberal ...
Under Egypt's political unrest seethes the rising anger of the poor
Los Angeles Times
Nationwide riots protesting President Mohamed Morsi and his Muslim Brotherhood-linked party have swept Egypt in recent days, killing more than 50 people, most of them in the coastal city of Port Said. Since its revolution two years ago, the country has ...
Egypt "bodyguards" take stand against sex assault
CAIRO Amid a growing number of brutal attacks on women protesters in Egypt, one stood out: A mob of men on Cairo's Tahrir Square raped a 19-year-old woman with a sharp object, cutting her genitals in an attack that forced her to undergo emergency ...
Two videos, two battles – Egypt's unfinished revolution
Egypt: Rights Group Blames Govt for Sexual Harassment At Protests
Cairo rape video highlights plight of women protesters