Egypt: Ex-Army Chief, Leftist to Run for President
(CAIRO) — Egypt's election commission said Sunday only two presidential hopefuls, one of them the powerful former military chief who nine months ago ousted the country's first democratically elected leader, have submitted their papers to run in next ...
Ex-army chief, leftist to run for Egyptian presidency
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Egypt closes presidential nominee period with two contenders
Deaths in latest attack on Egypt's police
A police officer and a conscript were killed after armed attackers opened fire on their patrol car, Egypt's interior ministry has said, in the latest deadly assault against the country's security forces. The deaths on Sunday came just two days after a ...
Egypt's Population Boom Threatens Cultural Treasures
Egypt attackers launch deadly assault on police
New terror threat emerges in Egypt
Young people led Egypt's revolution, but the old guard still rules
CAIRO — At a modest cafe in Cairo, 29-year-old Ali Mustafa and his friends had barely uttered a few sentences about how hopeless they feel under Egypt's new political order when a group of older men sitting nearby scolded them angrily. “We all want ...
Egypt court sentences 23 Islamists to prison
Egypt jails 30 Morsi backers for rioting
Egypt Clamps Hold Over Mosques to Control Message
Rate of Christian girls abducted and attacked by extremists on the rise in Egypt
The girls are often assaulted, raped, kidnapped, forced to change their faith and sometimes killed, the ICC said.Making matter worse, nothing is being done by local authorities to prevent it in provinces across Egypt, according to officials from both ...
Attacks, rapes and forced conversions to Islam spike for Egypt's Christian ...
Egypt's ban on Haifa Wehbe's film proves costly
Only days after a sexually explicit film featuring Lebanese diva Haifa Wehbe was suspended from Egyptian cinemas, the head of Egypt's censorship board resigned from his post, and the young boy featured in the film was reportedly harassed. Wehbe's ...
Egypt's censorship board head resigns in film spat
Egypt's Presidential Election Will Have Only Two Candidates
CAIRO, April 20 (Reuters) - The former army general who toppled Egypt's first freely elected president will face a leftist politician in next month's presidential election, as they were the only candidates to enter before nominations closed, the ...
Ancient Writer's Tomb, Artifacts Found In Egypt
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's minister of antiquities says a team of Spanish archaeologists has discovered two tombs in the southern part of the country, one of them belonging to a writer and containing a trove of artifacts including reed pens and a bronze ...
Franklin Institute helps open schools - in Egypt
It is perhaps easier to see why the Middle East needs water than why the Franklin Institute needs Egypt. But, actually, the Franklin is already heavily involved in education and outreach, devoting 23 percent of its $27 million budget to it this year ...
Egypt's TV satirist off air until after elections
U-T San Diego
FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 file photo, Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef poses during an interview with The Associated Press in Cairo, Egypt. On Saturday, April, 19, 2014, the Saudi-owned television network Middle East Broadcasting Center ...
Baird raises jailed Canadian journalist's case in Egypt
The Globe and Mail
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird says he raised the case of a Canadian journalist on trial in Egypt when he met with his counterpart in Cairo this week, noting concerns about Mohamed Fahmy's medical needs and the importance of a fair and timely trial.
Baird meets family of journalist detained for months in Egypt
Canada calls for fair Egypt journo trial