New York Times (blog)
EU's Ashton on mediation mission to Egypt
CAIRO (Reuters) - The European Union's foreign policy chief was scheduled to hold crisis talks in Cairo on Monday after the weekend killing of at least 72 supporters of Egypt's deposed Islamist president plunged the pivotal Arab country deeper into ...
Crackdown in Egypt Kills Islamists as They Protest
Crackdown in Egypt Fans US Fears
In Egypt, love for Sisi overshadows protester deaths (+video)
Kerry: Egypt at a 'pivotal moment' in history
WASHINGTON – As violence in Egypt turned increasingly deadly Saturday, Secretary of State John Kerry said the Mideast nation was at "a pivotal moment" more than two years since the uprising ousted the longtime President Hosni Mubarak. Clashes ...
Kerry: Egypt must "step back from the brink"
US urges Egypt to stop violence
America urges Egypt to 'take a step back from the brink'
Dozens shot dead, US tells Egypt to pull 'back from the brink'
CAIRO (Reuters) - The United States urged Arab ally Egypt to pull "back from the brink" after security forces killed dozens of supporters of deposed Islamist President Mohamed Mursi and opened a dangerous new phase in the army's confrontation with his ...
Dozens dead as Morsi supporters, Egypt security forces clash in Cairo: activists
Egypt saw its bloodiest day since President Morsi was forced from office. At least 80 people are confirmed dead, but other reports have the number in the hundreds after police clashed with supporters of the ousted president in what could be the start ...
Egypt bitterly divided after 72 die in clashes
By Charlene Gubash and Alastair Jamieson, NBC News. CAIRO - Egyptians remained deeply divided over the future of their country Sunday, with no sign of an end to clashes between rivals groups that left at least 72 dead on Saturday. Supporters of the ...
Christian Science Monitor
In Egypt, journey down a Nile of discontent
Christian Science Monitor
Elya is a young pediatrician in Naga Hammadi, a community of farmers and aluminum-plant workers in southern Egypt along the Nile River. As he drove home from his clinic one night in April, masked men stopped his car, grabbed him at gunpoint, and beat ...
Scores killed as Egyptian security forces fire on demonstrators at Morsi rally
CAIRO — The death toll from clashes between Egyptian security forces and supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi has risen to 72, the health ministry reported Sunday, as both sides appeared to harden their resolve and doubts grew about the ...
Egypt Tensions Run High After Violence
Voice of America
CAIRO, EGYPT — Tensions are high in Cairo after shootings on Saturday near a Muslim Brotherhood demonstration ended with at least 74 people dead. Meanwhile, Egypt's Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim told a graduating class of police cadets that the ...
Egypt's interim president says PM has right to give military arrest powers
Egypt's interim president says he has given the prime minister the power to grant the military the right to arrest civilians after a weekend of violence between supporters of the country's deposed leader and security forces left at least 72 dead ...
New Egypt clashes kill 2 as Morsi backers defiant
Deadly clashes broke out during funerals of slain supporters of Egypt's ousted Islamist president Sunday, as the leader of the Muslim Brotherhood urged his supporters to stand fast after more than 70 of them were killed in weekend violence. Setting the ...