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Court confirms Egypt Muslim Brotherhood death sentences - BBC News Sun, 22 Jun 2014 01:32:03 GMT

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Court confirms Egypt Muslim Brotherhood death sentences
BBC News
An Egyptian court has confirmed death sentences for 183 Muslim Brotherhood supporters accused of a 2013 attack on a police station, lawyers say. A judge had recommended the death penalty for the 683 defendants, in a widely-criticised mass trial in April.
Egypt upholds death sentence on Brotherhood leader, nearly 200 supportersReuters
Egypt sentences Muslim Brotherhood leader and 182 followers to deathThe Guardian
Egypt court confirms death sentences for over 180USA TODAY
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Saudi king's visit key show of support for Egypt and its new president - Los Angeles Times Sun, 22 Jun 2014 00:03:11 GMT

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Saudi king's visit key show of support for Egypt and its new president
Los Angeles Times
But the brief encounter Friday night between the Saudi monarch and Egypt's newly inaugurated President Abdel Fattah Sisi was weighted with symbolic significance in a region where the political sands are shifting daily. Spurred by the crisis in Iraq and ...
Saudi King Abdullah visits Egypt's SisiAljazeera.com
Egypt jails man for a year as push against sexual harassment beginsReuters
Saudi King's visit to Egypt bolsters SisiMiddle East Eye
Asharq Alawsat English -Guardian Liberty Voice -Ahram Online
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Egypt Has a Sexual Violence Problem - New York Times Fri, 20 Jun 2014 23:24:59 GMT

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Egypt Has a Sexual Violence Problem
New York Times
CAIRO — There is a fierce battle raging in Egypt, and it's not the one between Islamists and military rulers — the two factions that dominate most coverage of my country these days. The real battle, the one that will determine whether Egypt frees ...
Excuse us for being scepticalDaily News Egypt

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Hundreds of Egyptian women and girls kidnapped, forced into Islam, claims report - Fox News Fri, 20 Jun 2014 17:15:56 GMT

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Hundreds of Egyptian women and girls kidnapped, forced into Islam, claims report
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Amira is one of approximately 550 Coptic Christian girls and women who have disappeared in Egypt over the last three years, according to a report from the Egyptian Association of Victims of Abduction and Enforced Disappearances. Ebnar Louis, the Cairo ...

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Outcry over Egypt op-ed calling for slaughter of street children - Middle East Eye Sat, 21 Jun 2014 16:00:29 GMT

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Outcry over Egypt op-ed calling for slaughter of street children
Middle East Eye
University professor Nasser Abdallah's op-ed calling for the mass slaughter of street children in Egypt was removed from the website of the privately-owned newspaper Al-Masry Al-Youm on Friday following public outcry. The article, titled 'The Brazilian ...
Article proposing idea of killing Egyptian street children stirs furyAhram Online

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Egyptian Court Upholds Mass Death Sentences - Voice of America Sat, 21 Jun 2014 18:43:58 GMT

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Egyptian Court Upholds Mass Death Sentences
Voice of America
CAIRO, EGYPT — An Egyptian court confirmed death sentences for 183 people Saturday, in a case involving rioting last August in the town of Minya, south of Cairo. Convictions against 496 others were thrown out, while four were given life sentences.


Evidence of 'End Times' Plague Discovered in Egypt? - Christian Post Sat, 21 Jun 2014 06:02:56 GMT

Evidence of 'End Times' Plague Discovered in Egypt?
Christian Post
... by a giant bonfire. The archaeologists believe this evidence, along with the nearby discovery of three kilns used to make lime, are proof that the momentous plague of the 3rd Century A.D. that wiped out vast portions of the Roman Empire, including ...

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Remains of 'end of the world' epidemic found in ancient Egypt - Fox News Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:43:39 GMT

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Remains of 'end of the world' epidemic found in ancient Egypt
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Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of an epidemic in Egypt so terrible that one ancient writer believed the world was coming to an end. Working at the Funerary Complex of Harwa and Akhimenru in the west bank of the ancient city of Thebes ...
Ancient Plague Victims Found in EgyptHistory
Relics of 'End of World' Plague Excavated in EgyptTIME
Cyprian Plague victims unearthed in Egypt: Burnt corpses reveal a 3rd century ...Daily Mail
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Egypt court's decision on journalist Peter Greste looms - SBS Sat, 21 Jun 2014 06:55:38 GMT

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Egypt court's decision on journalist Peter Greste looms
SBS
In a London media club, a world away from the Cairo jail in which the men find themselves, former hostage Terry Waite has called on the Egyptian government to release the Al Jazeera staff accused of terrorism. "In bringing it about and releasing these ...
Australian PM seeking release of captive journalist in EgyptTVNZ
Egypt urged to free Al Jazeera journalistsAljazeera.com
Canadian journalist jailed in Egypt to learn his fate MondayThe Globe and Mail
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Egypt: Saudi tourists return to strife-hit country - BBC News Thu, 19 Jun 2014 07:48:33 GMT

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Egypt: Saudi tourists return to strife-hit country
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Saudis are increasingly booking holidays to Egypt in what appears to be the first sign that the country's tourism industry is picking up as relative political stability returns. According to the Saudi Gazette newspaper, Egypt has long been a favoured ...