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# morsi - Monday 17 June, 2019

Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi dies after collapsing in court
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi dies after collapsing in court

Jun 17th 2019, 5:20 PM 25,854 Views 35 Comments

Morsi was deposed by a military coup in July 2013.

# morsi - Saturday 16 May, 2015

The 5 at 5: Saturday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Saturday

May 16th 2015, 4:50 PM 7,678 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# morsi - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Egypt's highest court orders retrial of three Al-Jazeera journalists
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt's highest court orders retrial of three Al-Jazeera journalists

Jan 1st 2015, 9:00 PM 10,518 Views 29 Comments

The three men have been detained since December 2013.

# morsi - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Irish teenager Ibrahim Halawa stuck in jail until next year
# Egypt
# Egypt

Irish teenager Ibrahim Halawa stuck in jail until next year

Dec 2nd 2014, 10:56 AM 9,769 Views 87 Comments

The Dublin native has been held in an Egyptian jail since August 2013.

# morsi - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Egyptian judge walks out on trial of Irish teenager
# Ibrahim Halawa
# Ibrahim Halawa

Egyptian judge walks out on trial of Irish teenager

Aug 12th 2014, 5:11 PM 24,262 Views 277 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa has been in an Egyptian jail for nearly a year.

# morsi - Sunday 6 April, 2014

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Apr 6th 2014, 8:12 AM 12,828 Views 6 Comments

It’s the last day of the weekend – and here’s everything you need to know as we start the day.

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 4,430 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.

# morsi - Monday 24 February, 2014

Egypt's entire interim government has resigned
# Unexpected Move
# Unexpected Move

Egypt's entire interim government has resigned

Feb 24th 2014, 1:29 PM 5,684 Views 10 Comments

The move comes ahead of a presidential election which is expected to bring defence minister and army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to power.

# morsi - Friday 24 January, 2014

Suicide bombs kill five in Cairo
# Egypt
# Egypt

Suicide bombs kill five in Cairo

Jan 24th 2014, 2:54 PM 2,945 Views 0 Comments

The Egyptian capital was rocked by three separate blasts, as police prepare for pro-Morsi protests.

# morsi - Monday 4 November, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nov 4th 2013, 8:46 AM 13,958 Views 3 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# morsi - Monday 2 September, 2013

Egypt's Morsi to stand trial for 'inciting murder'
# Cairo
# Cairo

Egypt's Morsi to stand trial for 'inciting murder'

Sep 2nd 2013, 9:25 AM 1,004 Views 29 Comments

The former leader is set to stand trial along with 14 other suspects in his Muslim Brotherhood movement.

# morsi - Saturday 31 August, 2013

Halawa siblings could find out today if they will be freed
# Day 14
# Day 14

Halawa siblings could find out today if they will be freed

Aug 31st 2013, 7:30 AM 4,327 Views 49 Comments

News on the release of the four – held in Cairo for the last fortnight – is expected today or tomorrow, according to a sister of the siblings.

# morsi - Friday 30 August, 2013

Irish TV producer detained by police in Egypt
# Arrested
# Arrested

Irish TV producer detained by police in Egypt

Aug 30th 2013, 7:46 PM 11,850 Views 47 Comments

Russ Finn was working for broadcaster Al-Jazeera in Cairo. He has been held since Tuesday when he was arrested along with two colleagues.

# morsi - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Eyewitness: Cairo has changed from buzzing metropolis into a near ghost town
# Opinion
# Opinion

Eyewitness: Cairo has changed from buzzing metropolis into a near ghost town

Aug 21st 2013, 7:30 PM 23 Views 23 Comments

Just two short years after Egypt’s ‘January Revolution’, the spirit of hope for a better future has been lost. At least 1,089 people have died in one week and deep scars have been carved in the Egyptian social fabric, writes Diana Eltahawy.

Egypt court orders release of Mubarak
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt court orders release of Mubarak

Aug 21st 2013, 4:56 PM 4,851 Views 29 Comments

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

Tánaiste and EU ministers to begin Egypt talks
# Egypt
# Egypt

Tánaiste and EU ministers to begin Egypt talks

Aug 21st 2013, 9:13 AM 3,043 Views 36 Comments

Eamon Gilmore will warn EU ministers against economic sanctions, though plans to freeze aid are to be discussed.

# morsi - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

‘They are in good spirits’: Irish official visits Halawa siblings in Cairo jail
# Halawa Siblings
# Halawa Siblings

‘They are in good spirits’: Irish official visits Halawa siblings in Cairo jail

Aug 20th 2013, 4:28 PM 9,194 Views 108 Comments

The four Irish citizens continue to be detained in the Egyptian capital but have now been visited by an Irish consular official.

Muslim Brotherhood spiritual leader arrested in Cairo
# Egypt
# Egypt

Muslim Brotherhood spiritual leader arrested in Cairo

Aug 20th 2013, 8:25 AM 3,154 Views 41 Comments

The Egyptian military’s crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood continued today, as a leading figure was arrested for his part in the killing of eight protesters in June.

# morsi - Monday 19 August, 2013

Hopes that four Irish citizens detained in Egypt will be released today
# Egypt
# Egypt

Hopes that four Irish citizens detained in Egypt will be released today

Aug 19th 2013, 10:20 AM 6,770 Views 124 Comments

The sister of the four siblings held in a Cairo jail says that her 17-year-old brother has been beaten.

# morsi - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Explainer: What's happening in Egypt?
# Crisis
# Crisis

Explainer: What's happening in Egypt?

Aug 18th 2013, 4:58 PM 13,091 Views 40 Comments

Hundreds of people have died and the country is in crisis as security forces clash with supporters of former president Mohammed Morsi.

# morsi - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Irish citizens told to avoid all non-essential travel to Egypt as violence escalates
# Cairo
# Cairo

Irish citizens told to avoid all non-essential travel to Egypt as violence escalates

Aug 14th 2013, 3:55 PM 6,616 Views 24 Comments

Scores were killed in a crackdown on camps of Morsi loyalists this morning. A month-long state of emergency has been declared in the country.

Sky News cameraman killed covering Cairo violence
# Egypt
# Egypt

Sky News cameraman killed covering Cairo violence

Aug 14th 2013, 2:48 PM 11,074 Views 39 Comments

62-year-old Mick Deane received gunshot wounds while covering the violence at protest camps in the Egyptian capital.

At least 17 killed in Egypt police crackdown
# Egypt
# Egypt

At least 17 killed in Egypt police crackdown

Aug 14th 2013, 9:35 AM 2,371 Views 15 Comments

Security forces backed by bulldozers moved in to dismantle the camp in Cairo set up by Morsi supporters.

# morsi - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Syrian refugees to Egypt facing restrictions following unrest
# Egypt
# Egypt

Syrian refugees to Egypt facing restrictions following unrest

Jul 9th 2013, 2:59 PM 1,855 Views 0 Comments

The UN says nearly 90,000 Syrians have registered with the High Commissioner for Refugees in Egypt.

# 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 3,551 Views 23 Comments

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

# morsi - Friday 5 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Jul 5th 2013, 8:52 AM 8,049 Views 4 Comments

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

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

Egypt army appeals for peaceful pro-Morsi protests

Jul 5th 2013, 7:40 AM 2,184 Views 7 Comments

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

# 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 3,870 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.

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Jul 4th 2013, 8:50 AM 9,445 Views 6 Comments

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

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 3,930 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.

# morsi - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

IN PICTURES: Egypt protesters erupt in joy as army ousts Morsi
# Egypt
# Egypt

IN PICTURES: Egypt protesters erupt in joy as army ousts Morsi

Jul 3rd 2013, 10:30 PM 9,345 Views 43 Comments

Today the army staged a military coup after issuing an ultimatum to the country’s president on Monday.

Four killed as Egypt security forces' failure to stop protest deaths criticised as 'suspicious'
# Egypt
# Egypt

Four killed as Egypt security forces' failure to stop protest deaths criticised as 'suspicious'

Jul 3rd 2013, 9:59 PM 3,851 Views 6 Comments

Amnesty International Ireland said questions need to be raised about whether the “failure” to protect citizens is because of a deliberate policy by forces.

16 murdered in Egypt but President Morsi refuses to step down
# Morsi
# Morsi

16 murdered in Egypt but President Morsi refuses to step down

Jul 3rd 2013, 7:37 AM 3,037 Views 9 Comments

Today is the deadline that has been set by the army for the president to meet the “people’s demands” and step down or have a solution imposed on him.

# morsi - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Jul 2nd 2013, 8:54 AM 9,053 Views 10 Comments

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# morsi - Monday 1 July, 2013

Egypt army threatens action in 48 hours if Morsi fails to resign
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt army threatens action in 48 hours if Morsi fails to resign

Jul 1st 2013, 5:26 PM 4,329 Views 45 Comments

In a statement read out on state television, it said the demands of the people must be met and gave 48 hours, as “a last chance”.

# morsi - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Egypt: Disputed constitution signed into law, elections in two months
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: Disputed constitution signed into law, elections in two months

Dec 26th 2012, 11:59 AM 2,238 Views 2 Comments

The referendum on the constitution passed earlier this week with a low turnout doing little to assuage the fears of the opposition.

# morsi - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Egypt braces for rival protests
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt braces for rival protests

Dec 11th 2012, 9:37 AM 1,823 Views 0 Comments

The demonstrations in Cairo come over a bitterly divisive referendum on a new constitution.

# morsi - Friday 7 December, 2012

Obama tells Egypt he is 'deeply concerned' over protest deaths
# Clashes
# Clashes

Obama tells Egypt he is 'deeply concerned' over protest deaths

Dec 7th 2012, 7:38 AM 2,386 Views 8 Comments

The US president told Mohamed Morsi that he was worried about the deaths of protesters in Egypt in recent days.

# morsi - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Tanks deployed at Egypt presidential palace after clashes
# Tensions
# Tensions

Tanks deployed at Egypt presidential palace after clashes

Dec 6th 2012, 8:46 AM 1,689 Views 1 Comment

Five demonstrators died overnight as supporters and opponents of president Mohamed Morsi fought outside the presidential palace.

# morsi - Friday 30 November, 2012

Egypt draft constitution sparks mass protest
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt draft constitution sparks mass protest

Nov 30th 2012, 7:37 PM 2,141 Views 5 Comments

Giant crowds of protesters took to the streets, shouting: “No to tyranny!”

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