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  1. Egypta s president vows a swift justicea after assassinationRead the original story

    53 min ago | KDWN

    ... the government of imprisoning activists in order to crush dissent. "Two years after the ousting of President Mohamed Morsi, mass protests have been replaced by mass arrests," said Hassiba Hadj Sahraoui, deputy director of the group's Middle East and ...

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  2. Egypt's el-Sissi warns of new crackdown against domestic 'enemies'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Stars and Stripes

    President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi, paying tribute to his assassinated top prosecutor, on Tuesday signaled the start of an even harsher security crackdown targeting "enemies" of his government. At the funeral of Hisham Barakat, the prosecutor general who was killed Monday by a massive car bomb, the Egyptian president vowed to take unspecified steps to strengthen the hand of authorities, who already wield extraordinary powers to crush dissent.

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  3. Egypt steps up battle against dissentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... and early twenties, have been rounded up by security forces since the overthrow of the Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in July 2013. The Egyptian government has justified the measures as part of its war against terrorism. "Do courts in these ...

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  4. Egypt vows new crackdown on opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Pounding his fist, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi on Tuesday vowed to accelerate the crackdown and trials against extremists and bring "swift justice" after a car bombing killed the country's chief prosecutor, the first assassination of a senior official in a quarter century. El-Sissi's comments raise the prospect of an even tougher campaign against the Muslim Brotherhood and other opponents after a two-year crackdown that has already seen courts issuing mass death sentences against Islamists - including ousted President Mohammed Morsi - and police arresting thousands in sweeps against the group.

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  5. Policeman shot dead in Egypt's CairoRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... with the second anniversary of June 30 mass protests that led to the overthrow of former Islamist President Mohamed Morsi in mid-2013. In response to the top prosecutor's murder, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi vowed during the man's funeral ...

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  6. Egypt's Sisi vows tougher death penalty laws in wake of prosecutor's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    A day after the assassination of Egypt's public prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi vowed to enact legal reforms to allow quicker enforcement of death sentences. "The hand of justice is shackled by the law.

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  7. Sisi promises tougher legal systemRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Egypt's president told mourners on Tuesday at the funeral of the country's top prosecutor, killed by a car bomb, that he would unveil tough new security policies in the coming days, vowing that death sentences would be carried out. Monday's killing of public prosecutor Hisham Barakat, the most senior Egyptian official to die in such an attack in years, cast doubt on Egypt's ability to contain an Islamist insurgency that is picking increasingly high-profile targets.

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  8. As slain prosecutor buried, Egypta s president vows to amend laws to ensure a swift justiceaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    In this picture taken Tuesday, June 30, 2015, provided by the office of the Egyptian Presidency, Egyptian president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, speaks at the funeral for Hisham Barakat in Cairo, surrounded by his family members, the top judicial official in charge of overseeing the prosecution of thousands of Islamists, including former President Mohammed Morsi. The Egyptian president promised to speed up proceedings against extremists by amending laws and freeing up the judiciary, a day after the countrya TMs top prosecutor was killed in a car bombing.

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  9. Egyptian president vows swift justice after assassinationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    In this picture taken Tuesday, June 30, 2015, provided by the office of the Egyptian Presidency, Egyptian president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, speaks at the funeral for Hisham Barakat, surrounded by his family members, the top judicial official in charge of overseeing the prosecution of thousands of Islamists, including former President Mohammed Morsi. The Egyptian president promised to speed up proceedings against extremists by amending laws and freeing up the judiciary, a day after the country"TMs top prosecutor was killed in a car bombing.

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  10. Egypt top prosecutor killed in car bomb attackRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Jurist

    Barakat's vehicle was attacked [Al Jazeera report] by a car outfitted with explosives that was remotely detonated when his motorcade left his home in Heliopolis. The prosecutor's death marks the country's first assassination of a senior official in 25 years, and seems to be the result of retribution attempts by Islamic militants in response to the governmental crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood [BBC profile].

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  11. Egypt" s el-Sissi warns of new crackdown against domestic " enemies"Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    CAIRO "" President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi, paying tribute to his assassinated top prosecutor, on Tuesday signaled the start of an even harsher security crackdown targeting "oeenemies" of his government. At the funeral of Hisham Barakat, the prosecutor general who was killed Monday by a massive car bomb, the Egyptian president vowed to take unspecified steps to strengthen the hand of authorities, who already wield extraordinary powers to crush dissent.

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  12. Bomb blast near police station kills 3 in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this picture taken Tuesday, June 30, 2015, provided by the office of the Egyptian Presidency, Egyptian president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, speaks at the funeral for Hisham Barakat, surrounded by his family members, the top judicial official in charge of overseeing the prosecution of thousands of Islamists, including former President Mohammed Morsi. The Egyptian president promised to speed up proceedings against extremists by amending laws and freeing up the judiciary, a day after the country's top prosecutor was killed in a car bombing.

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  13. Funeral held for assassinated Egyptian prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    Egyptians attend the funeral of Egyptian state prosecutor, Hisham Barakat, who died hours after a powerful explosion hit his convoy yesterday, at the Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi Mosque in the capital Cairo on June 30, 2015. Moruners gathered in a military funeral on Tuesday to lay to rest Egypt's slain top prosecutor Hisham Barakat, who was killed in a car bomb in Cairo a day earlier, amid an outpouring of condemnations.

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  14. Egypt's Sisi calls for new measures against terrorism following assassinationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... The government had announced a holiday to mark the anniversary of mass unrest that led to former president Mohamed Morsi's fall on Tuesday, but Sisi's office cancelled celebrations and Cairo streets remained largely empty. Judicial sources told ...

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  15. Government and Muslim Brotherhood Exchange Accusations following...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

    ... Barakat was appointed as Public Prosecutor in July 2013 after the toppling of Muslim Brotherhood President Mohamed Morsi. Barakat's time in office witnessed several controversial cases, the Muslim Brotherhood was announced a terrorist organization ...

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  16. Angry Sisi vows 'tougher laws' after prosecutor's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Newstime Africa

    ... Egyptian official to have been killed since the ouster of Egypt's first democratically elected President Mohamed Morsi in a military coup in 2013. Since Morsi's ouster, Egyptian authorities have carried out a relentless crackdown on dissent that has ...

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  17. Egyptian president vows swift justice after car bomb attackRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this picture taken Tuesday, June 30, 2015, provided by the office of the Egyptian Presidency, Egyptian president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, speaks at the funeral for Hisham Barakat, surrounded by his family members, the top judicial official in charge of overseeing the prosecution of thousands of Islamists, including former President Mohammed Morsi. The Egyptian president promised to speed up proceedings against extremists by amending laws and freeing up the judiciary, a day after the country's top prosecutor was killed in a car bombing.

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  18. At funeral for slain prosecutor, Egyptian president vows to amend laws to fight terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    In this picture taken Tuesday, June 30, 2015, provided by the office of the Egyptian Presidency, Egyptian president Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, speaks at the funeral for Hisham Barakat in Cairo, surrounded by his family members, the top judicial official in charge of overseeing the prosecution of thousands of Islamists, including former President Mohammed Morsi. The Egyptian president promised to speed up proceedings against extremists by amending laws and freeing up the judiciary, a day after the country's top prosecutor was killed in a car bombing.

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  19. Egypt's Sisi pledges tougher laws after prosecutor killingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... route to his office, was a blow to former army chief Sisi, who won elections after ousting Islamist President Mohamed Morsi on July 3, 2013. "The arm of justice is chained by the law. We're not going to wait for this. We're going to amend the law to ...

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  20. With Cairo assassination, Egypt's cycle of violence turns darkerRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the day before the anniversary of the military-backed protests against elected Muslim Brotherhood President Mohamed Morsi two years ago, which led to a coup and, ultimately, to the rise to power of current President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, a former ...

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