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# mohammed-morsi - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Costello: "I pulled out all the stops" to free Irish teen from Egyptian prison
# Ibrahim Halawa
# Ibrahim Halawa

Costello: "I pulled out all the stops" to free Irish teen from Egyptian prison

Jun 29th 2014, 2:17 PM 12,989 Views 147 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa, who is 18-years-old, is facing as long as 10 years in prison.

# mohammed-morsi - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

Explosions at four subway stations in Egypt
# Cairo
# Cairo

Explosions at four subway stations in Egypt

Jun 25th 2014, 9:37 AM 4,161 Views 8 Comments

Two people have been wounded.

# mohammed-morsi - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Mohammed Morsi murder trial to hear 'decisive' testimony today
# Egypt
# Egypt

Mohammed Morsi murder trial to hear 'decisive' testimony today

Apr 6th 2014, 7:30 AM 4,432 Views 15 Comments

Morsi and 14 co-defendants are charged with involvement in the killing of opposition protesters outside a Cairo presidential palace in December 2012.

# mohammed-morsi - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Nearly 50 killed across Egypt as country marks uprising anniversary
# Cairo
# Cairo

Nearly 50 killed across Egypt as country marks uprising anniversary

Jan 26th 2014, 9:09 AM 3,770 Views 7 Comments

Of the 49 people killed, most died in Cairo and its suburbs — others in Alexandria and Minya. 247 people were injured.

# mohammed-morsi - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Egypt army chief will run for election "if there is public demand"
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt army chief will run for election "if there is public demand"

Jan 11th 2014, 6:09 PM 4,118 Views 14 Comments

Supporters of deposed leader Mohammed Morsi say that the military leader has led a “counter revolution”.

# mohammed-morsi - Monday 7 October, 2013

Fifty killed in Egypt clashes
# Egypt
# Egypt

Fifty killed in Egypt clashes

Oct 7th 2013, 6:39 AM 2,258 Views 19 Comments

Yesterday’s death toll is the highest since several days of violence started in mid-August, leading to over 1,000 deaths.

# mohammed-morsi - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Egypt's ousted leader Hosni Mubarak released from prison
# Freed
# Freed

Egypt's ousted leader Hosni Mubarak released from prison

Aug 22nd 2013, 4:35 PM 2,971 Views 7 Comments

Prime Minister Hazem el-Beblawi had ordered that Mubarak be put under house arrest after a wave of violence.

# mohammed-morsi - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Egypt court orders release of Mubarak
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt court orders release of Mubarak

Aug 21st 2013, 4:56 PM 4,854 Views 29 Comments

The 85-year-old is awaiting a re-trial on charges arising from the 2011 protests that resulted in his ousting.

# mohammed-morsi - Thursday 15 August, 2013

At least 525 dead in Egypt as police storm protests
# Egypt
# Egypt

At least 525 dead in Egypt as police storm protests

Aug 15th 2013, 8:01 AM 6,231 Views 48 Comments

A State of Emergency has been declared and curfews put in place.

# mohammed-morsi - Monday 8 July, 2013

Islamists calling for rebellion against army in Egypt after bloodshed
# Egypt
# Egypt

Islamists calling for rebellion against army in Egypt after bloodshed

Jul 8th 2013, 2:45 PM 4,141 Views 61 Comments

At least 40 dead in morning shootings on supporters of ousted Morsi.

# mohammed-morsi - Saturday 6 July, 2013

30 killed in clashes but Egypt Islamists vow to fight on
# Egypt
# Egypt

30 killed in clashes but Egypt Islamists vow to fight on

Jul 6th 2013, 10:35 AM 3,553 Views 23 Comments

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has called for for a peaceful end to the crisis, the US had condemned the clashes.

# mohammed-morsi - Friday 5 July, 2013

Egypt army appeals for peaceful pro-Morsi protests
# Morsi
# Morsi

Egypt army appeals for peaceful pro-Morsi protests

Jul 5th 2013, 7:40 AM 2,187 Views 7 Comments

The military said it supported the right to peaceful protest, but warned that violence would “harm social peace”.

# mohammed-morsi - Thursday 4 July, 2013

Timeline: What's happened since Egypt's president was overthrown?
# Egypt
# Egypt

Timeline: What's happened since Egypt's president was overthrown?

Jul 4th 2013, 6:54 PM 3,874 Views 15 Comments

Here’s a look back key developments in Egypt in the last 24 hours as the country comes to terms with more upheaval just over two years after dictator Hosni Mubarak was overthrown.

Egypt: New interim president sworn in as Morsi is ousted in 'coup'
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: New interim president sworn in as Morsi is ousted in 'coup'

Jul 4th 2013, 7:42 AM 3,932 Views 46 Comments

President Barack Obama urged the military to hand back control to a democratic, civilian government but stopped short of calling it a coup d’etat.

# mohammed-morsi - Monday 1 July, 2013

Egypt's president given deadline to leave as death toll rises to six
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Egypt's president given deadline to leave as death toll rises to six

Jul 1st 2013, 8:32 AM 3,509 Views 22 Comments

Incredible images were seen across Cairo overnight. See these 22 images.

# mohammed-morsi - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Sorry, Enda: Barack Obama named TIME's Person of the Year
# Person Of The Year
# Person Of The Year

Sorry, Enda: Barack Obama named TIME's Person of the Year

Dec 19th 2012, 12:58 PM 7,812 Views 38 Comments

This is the second time Obama has won; this time for retaining public trust “through crises and gridlock”.

# mohammed-morsi - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Egyptian referendum: Pro-Constitution side claims narrow win
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egyptian referendum: Pro-Constitution side claims narrow win

Dec 16th 2012, 9:24 AM 2,241 Views 4 Comments

The Muslim Brotherhood says the Yes vote won 57-43 in yesterday’s votes, but the referendum is not finished yet.

# mohammed-morsi - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Divided Egypt votes on new constitution
# Egypt
# Egypt

Divided Egypt votes on new constitution

Dec 15th 2012, 9:19 AM 2,768 Views 3 Comments

International watchdogs have expressed reservations about the draft due to loopholes they say could be used to weaken human rights, including those of women, and the independence of the judiciary.

# mohammed-morsi - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

# mohammed-morsi - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Egypt's top judges slam president's new powers
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt's top judges slam president's new powers

Nov 24th 2012, 4:05 PM 3,855 Views 18 Comments

A recent decision by the country’s president to grant himself near-absolute power has sparked public protests and been condemned by the country’s judiciary.

# mohammed-morsi - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Egyptian TV host denies inciting attacks on president
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egyptian TV host denies inciting attacks on president

Sep 2nd 2012, 2:20 PM 2,072 Views 0 Comments

The flamboyant Tawfiq Okasha is accused of prompting an attack that killed 16 soldiers; he denies the claims.

# mohammed-morsi - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Egypt's president retires defence minister
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt's president retires defence minister

Aug 12th 2012, 6:28 PM 1,906 Views 2 Comments

The president also cancelled military-declared constitutional amendments which granted the top generals wide powers previously reserved for the head of state.

Egypt newspaper censored over insult to president
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt newspaper censored over insult to president

Aug 12th 2012, 7:30 AM 2,085 Views 12 Comments

The paper has been fiercely critical of Mohammed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood.

# mohammed-morsi - Monday 25 June, 2012

New Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi promises to be 'leader for all Egyptians'
# Olive Branch
# Olive Branch

New Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi promises to be 'leader for all Egyptians'

Jun 25th 2012, 8:30 AM 1,065 Views 2 Comments

The Muslim Brotherhood candidate is the country’s first Islamist leader, but has pledged to try and build national unity.

# mohammed-morsi - Sunday 24 June, 2012

And the winner of the Egyptian presidential election is...
# Result
# Result

And the winner of the Egyptian presidential election is...

Jun 24th 2012, 3:31 PM 3,666 Views 29 Comments

The result of the presidential election was finally announced this afternoon.

# mohammed-morsi - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Egypt: Officials delay announcing election winner
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: Officials delay announcing election winner

Jun 21st 2012, 8:26 AM 1,167 Views 0 Comments

Political tensions have been sent soaring in Egypt as officials postpone declaring the winner of the country’s first new presidential elections in three decades.

# mohammed-morsi - Monday 4 June, 2012

Protests in Tahrir Square continue after verdicts in Mubarak trial
# Egypt
# Egypt

Protests in Tahrir Square continue after verdicts in Mubarak trial

Jun 4th 2012, 2:40 PM 1,196 Views 0 Comments

The verdict in the trial of the country’s former president has sparked nationwide outrage after six of his security chiefs where acquitted.

# mohammed-morsi - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Anger in Egypt: riots in Cairo over election results
# Egypt
# Egypt

Anger in Egypt: riots in Cairo over election results

May 29th 2012, 9:19 AM 1,219 Views 4 Comments

The HQ of run-off election candidate – and former PM – Ahmad Shafiq was set on fire by angry protesters.

# mohammed-morsi - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Ex-Mubarak PM praises Egypt's uprising ahead of presidential run-off
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ex-Mubarak PM praises Egypt's uprising ahead of presidential run-off

May 26th 2012, 3:02 PM 922 Views 0 Comments

Ahmed Shafiq praised the revolution that toppled Hosni Mubarak last year as he prepares for a run-off vote with the Muslim Brotherhood’s Mohammed Morsi in Egypt next month.

# mohammed-morsi - Friday 25 May, 2012

Brotherhood claims lead as Egypt vote count begins
# Egypt
# Egypt

Brotherhood claims lead as Egypt vote count begins

May 25th 2012, 9:54 AM 710 Views 2 Comments

None of the five prominent candidates are expected to win outright in the first round, with a run-off between the two leading contenders expected to be held June 16-17.