Threats, assaults and arrests … the perils of reporting from Egypt
In a statement Hague urged the Egyptian interim government "to demonstrate its commitment to an inclusive political process which allows for full freedom of expression and for journalists to operate without the fear of persecution". The al-Jazeera ...
Journalists Are Not Terrorists: Free the Al Jazeera Staff Jailed in Egypt
Hague concerned by press restrictions in Egypt
Dutch journalist flees Egypt to avoid fate similar to Peter Greste and his ...
Jihadist Return Is Said to Drive Attacks in Egypt
New York Times
“Egypt is again an open front for jihad,” said Brian Fishman, a researcher in counterterrorism at the New America Foundation in Washington. “The world is being turned on its head, and, for the United States, the ability to rely on Egypt as a ...
Egypt: Six police wounded in twin Cairo bomb attacks
Six police officers have been wounded after two bombs went off in Cairo, the Egyptian health ministry says. The blasts were heard at around 09:45 local time (07:45 GMT) in the Giza area and were around two minutes apart. Local media report that the ...
Egypt clashes kill 2; Cairo bridge bombs wound 6
Egypt: Diametrically-opposed visions
Egypt's Stability Delusion
Egypt army chief Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will run for president, report says
Since Sisi overthrew the elected president, Mohamed Morsi, last July, there have been several campaigns calling on him to run for office, culminating in hundreds of thousands rallying in his name on the third anniversary of Egypt's 2011 uprising.
Report: Bomb Wounds 3 Police in Egyptian Capital
Egypt army denies Sisi presidential candidacy report
Egypt army chief Sisi says he will run for president - report
British reporters deny 'aiding terrorists' in work for Al Jazeera in Egypt
Turton said in a statement: "I am astounded that a warrant is out for my arrest because of my reporting in Egypt last year. I didn't treat the situation there any differently to every other story I've reported on in almost 25 years as a TV reporter. I ...
8 Al Jazeera journalists charged by Egyptian authorities, network says
Video of Journalists' Arrest in Egypt Seen as Threat to Media
Let them out
Egypt finance chief knocking down subsidies
CAIRO – In August, Egypt was in turmoil. The elected president, Mohammed Morsi, had been ousted by the military following days of anti-government protests by millions of Egyptians. Dozens were dead, activists were being swept into prison, and the ...
The US is supporting oppression in Egypt
Egyptian media outlets have been circulating the news that the U.S. Congress passed a law that would allow the Obama administration to continue sending military aid to Egypt despite its military coup last summer and the massacres and human rights ...
Egypt's top TV satirist returns, criticizes public for lionizing Sisi
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's top satirist returned to television on Friday for the first airing of his show since it was pulled three months ago, and he skewered the public and media for lionizing the army chief widely expected to be the country's next ...
Egypt's top satirist back on air after suspension
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Egypt and Ethiopia spar over the Nile
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On Jan. 8, Ethiopia turned down Egypt's demand that it suspend construction of its mega-dam on the Nile, further escalating tensions between the two states. Fearing that Ethiopia's $4.2 billion project would reduce the river's flow, Egypt calls for a ...
Egypt's Generals Face a Watery Battle
Battle of the Nile: Egypt, Ethiopia clash over mega-dam
KHARTOUM, Sudan, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Egypt and Ethiopia remain at loggerheads over Addis Ababa's plan to build a $4.2 billion, 6,000-megawatt dam on a major tributary of the Nile River that Cairo says will greatly reduce the flow of water that is Egypt's ...
Ethiopia and Egypt, Sparring over Nile Water