Egypt Newswire (Page 9)

Egypt Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Egypt. (Page 9)

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  1. 'Jailing of journos at all-time high'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Iol.co.za

    Egypt is holding the highest number of journalists behind bars since record keeping began, using the pretext of national security to crack down on press freedoms, the Committee to Protect Journalists said on Thursday. A prison census conducted by the CPJ on June 1 found at least 18 Egyptian journalists were being held in jail for reasons related to their reporting, the most in Egypt since the CPJ began recording data on imprisoned journalists in 1990.

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  2. Why these girls fear the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | CNN

    More women have undergone FGM in Egypt than any other country. Here, women wait to tell their stories about living with FGM at the Society of Islamic Center near Sohag in January 2015.

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  3. DCNS Transfers the FREMM Tahya Misr to the Egyptian NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | DefenceTalk News

    France: On Tuesday, 23 June a ceremony took place to transfer the FREMM Tahya Misr to the Egyptian flag, a major step for the continuation of the training of the crew and seal trials. The ceremony took place in presence of General Sedki Sobhy, the Ministry of Defense of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Jean-Yves Le Drian, the French Ministry of Defense, Admiral Osama Rabie, Commander in Chief of the Egyptian Navy, Admiral Bernard Rogel, the French Chief of Navy and Herve Guillou, Chairman & CEO of DCNS.

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  4. Egypt's military tribunal sentences 54 to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Al Bawaba

    ... his rule. Muslim Brotherhood supporters allegedly attempted to storm the security directorate and diocese of Qena, in Egypt's south. Ensuing clashes left nine injured. Earlier this week, a military tribunal in Egypt's north-eastern city of Suez ...

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  5. Ramzan in photos: Millions fast and pray during the holy monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Rediff.com

    ... meal to break their fast at charity tables that offer free food during the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt. Photograph: Asmaa Waguih/Reuters Palestinian vendors sell food at the end of Muslims' daily fast during the holy month of ...

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  6. 'With violence spreading, Egypt's Sisi needs to change strategy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Jerusalem Post

    Former Pentagon official says in the Sinai, the counterinsurgency campaign is going to have to incorporate economic and educational components. As Egypt tries to cope with what appears to be a never-ending Islamist insurgency, the violence is spreading to other parts of the country, and the government needs to change its strategy to include economic and educational features, a former Pentagon official told The Jerusalem Post on Wednesday.

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  7. ConstanceTO Burn or not to BurnRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... showing the Coptic Christian cross and the Islamic crescent-and-star joined in a unified statement of support for Egypt's liberation. During a brief address over state television Friday afternoon, an Egyptian general paused at the end of his brief ...

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  8. Chart of the Day: The best and worst states for women's employmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Feministing

    ... examines U.S. foreign policy. Mahroh's previous research on immigration detention in Washington, DC and work in Cairo, Egypt has focused on the ways in which American militarization, racism, and sexual violence impact non-white communities ...

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  9. Three H5N1 cases, one death reported in Egypt's SohagRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Crofs Blogs

    A 40-year-old woman died of H5N1 avian flu in Upper Egypt's governorate of Sohag Tuesday, undersecretary of the Ministry of Health for preventive medicine Amr Qandil told Youm7. During the past three month, three new human cases of H5N1 infection were detected, of which one was fatal and the other two are being hospitalized, Qandil said.

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  10. US 'deeply troubled' over death sentence to Mohammed MorsiRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Big News Network.com

    ... "The US has repeatedly raised concerns about the detention and sentencing of a variety of political figures in Egypt," said Earnest, adding that "we are concerned that proceedings have been conducted in a way that is not only contrary to universal ...

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  11. Egypt court hands Morsi death sentence in blow to Muslim BrotherhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Jewish Journal

    Deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi greets his lawyers and people from behind bars after his verdict at a court on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt June 16, 2015. Photo by Asmaa Waguih/Reuters An Egyptian court sentenced deposed President Mohamed Morsi to death on Tuesday over a mass jail break during the country's 2011 uprising and issued sweeping punishments against the leadership of Egypt's oldest Islamic group.

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  12. Egypt court hands Mursi death sentence in blow to Muslim BrotherhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Bangor Daily News

    An Egyptian court sentenced deposed President Mohamed Mursi to death on Tuesday over a mass jail break during the country's 2011 uprising and issued sweeping punishments against the leadership of Egypt's oldest Islamic group. The general guide of the Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie, and four other Brotherhood leaders also were handed the death penalty.

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  13. Turkey's Erdogan says Mursi death sentence a 'massacre of law'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Death sentences against Egypt's deposed President Mohamed Mursi and leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood are a "massacre of law and basic rights", Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday. Deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi listens to his verdict behind bars at a court on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt June 16, 2015.

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  14. White House condemns death sentence for MorsiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | USA Today

    The White House is criticizing Egypt's military-run government over the death sentence facing former President Mohamed Morsi. "We are deeply troubled by the politically motivated sentences that have been White House condemns death sentence for Morsi The White House is criticizing Egypt's military-run government over the death sentence facing former President Mohamed Morsi.

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  15. Egypt court hands ex-leader Morsi death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Toledo Blade

    An Egyptian court sentenced deposed President Mohamed Morsi to death today over a mass jail break during the country's 2011 uprising and issued sweeping punishments against the leadership of Egypt's oldest Islamic group. The general guide of the Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Badie, and four other Brotherhood leaders were also handed the death penalty.

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  16. Egypt court confirms ousted President Morsi's death sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | NewsOK.com

    An Egyptian court on Tuesday confirmed the death sentence of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi over the mass 2011 prison break that eventually brought him to power, making him the first leader in Egypt's modern history to potentially face execution. Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi gestures in a defendants cage at the Police Academy courthouse in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, June 16, 2015.

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  17. Hamas smuggling thousands of tons of cement into Gaza through EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Ynetnews

    The Egyptian authorities decided on Tuesday the keep the Rafah border crossing between Gaza and Sinai open until Friday, allowing Hamas to smuggle thousands of tons of cement into the Strip for the reconstruction of the terror tunnels. Egypt has only recently started opening the Rafah border crossing again after closing it shut during Operation Protective Edge last summer.

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  18. Egyptian shroud in first-of-kind auction in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Thanh Nein News

    A handout picture released by the Egyptian antiquities authorities on March 3, 2015 shows the inside of a new tomb belonging to Amenhotep, the door-keeper of Amun, one of the powerful gods in ancient Egypt, that was discovered by the American Research Center's Mission with an Egyptian team of inspectors in the famed temple city of Luxor. Photo: AFP/SCA A rare ancient Egyptian burial cloth more than 3,000 years old is to go under the hammer on Thursday in Paris, an exceptional sale of an artifact usually found only in museum collections.

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  19. Top Photos, Tuesday, June 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Star Tribune

    ... protesters at the Rabaah Al-Adawiya mosque, in a makeshift courtroom at the Police Academy courthouse in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, June 16, 2015. An Egyptian court on Tuesday confirmed a death sentence handed to Morsi over a mass prison break during ...

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  20. UN Chief Concerned by Death Sentence for Egypt's MorsiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Voice of America

    Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Morsi is seen sitting in a cage inside a makeshift courtroom at Egypt's national police academy in Cairo, Egypt, Apr. 21, 2015. United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is "deeply concerned" that deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and more than 90 other people were sentenced to death on Tuesday over a mass jail break during the country's 2011 uprising.

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