Egypt Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Egypt: 22 Killed in Clashes at Football Stadium - ProsecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | AllAfrica.com

    Twenty-two people were killed in clashes between football fans and security forces outside a football stadium in Cairo, Egypt's top prosecutor announced late Sunday. Prosecutor General Hisham Barakat ordered conducting an autopsy on each of those killed Sunday night, he said in a statement released by his office .

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  2. Egypt soccer deaths: the politics behind a sports tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Christian Science Monitor

    Egyptian students, pray for people who were killed on Sunday from a riot outside the Air Defense Stadium, at Cairo University in Egypt, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. Egypt's Cabinet has indefinitely suspended the national soccer league after more than 20 fans were killed in a stampede and clashes with police outside the Cairo stadium.

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  3. Editorial: Egypt's lie, Canada's challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Canada.com

    In this Monday, March 31, 2014 file photo, Al-Jazeera English producer Baher Mohamed, left, Canadian-Egyptian acting Cairo bureau chief Mohammed Fahmy, center, and correspondent Peter Greste, right, appear in court along with several other defendants during their trial on terror charges, in Cairo, Egypt. An Egyptian court on Monday, June 23, 2014, convicted three Al-Jazeera journalists and sentenced them to seven years in prison on terrorism-related charges after a trial dismissed by rights groups as a politically motivated sham.

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  4. Horse Times goes online with tribute to Princess HayaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Horsetalk

    ... achievements. She served two terms as FEI President before stepping down at the 2014 General Assembly. Based in Cairo, Egypt, Horse Times was established in 1997. It is the only English-language publication in the Middle East dedicated to improving ...

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  5. 3 taken into custody in AlexandriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Alexandria police say that three suspects are in custody after is "an incident" near Richenbacher Avenue and North Pickett Street on Monday afternoon. 3 taken into custody in Alexandria Alexandria police say that three suspects are in custody after is "an incident" near Richenbacher Avenue and North Pickett Street on Monday afternoon.

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  6. Nile River may be running out of fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | USA Today

    ... further off is a cluster of more utilitarian crafts: fishing boats. Nile River may be running out of fish CAIRO, Egypt - A man descends the steps of a jetty where feluccas - Cairo's flat placid pleasure boats - lie docked. Anchored a little further ...

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  7. Putin Visiting EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Voice of America

    Posters of Russian President Vladimir Putin hang on light poles on Qasr El Nile Bridge in Cairo, Egypt, Feb. 9, 2015. Russian President Vladimir Putin is starting a two-day state visit to Egypt at a time of major challenges and uncertainties for both Moscow and Cairo.

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  8. Don't issue ultimatums to Putin: KremlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Daily Star

    People walk past a banner with a picture of Russian President Vladimir Putin with Arabic that reads, "welcome," along a bridge in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin will not be spoken to in the language of ultimatums at talks on the Ukraine crisis, a Russian radio station quoted the Kremlin as saying on Monday.

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  9. Fahmy family dials up pressure on PM with #HarperCallEgypt campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Globe and Mail

    The family of a Canadian journalist who has been imprisoned in Egypt for more than 400 days is launching a social-media campaign to press Prime Minister Stephen Harper to lobby for his freedom. The announcement on Sunday that Mohamed Fahmy, the bureau chief of Al Jazeera's English network in Cairo, would face a new trial starting Thursday has dampened hopes that his release would quickly follow that of his Australian colleague, Peter Greste.

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  10. Postponement of trial of Irish teen Ibrahim Halawa is 'outrageous' - Joe Costello TDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Independent.ie

    Labour TD Joe Costello has said that the postponement of the trial of Irish teenager Ibrahim Halawa for the fourth time is "outrageous". The 17-year-old Dublin Muslim had been due to make his fourth court appearance since he arrested 18 months ago at a protest in Cairo, Egypt.

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  11. 20 die in Egyptian soccer stadium melee, league suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Chronicle Herald

    The killing of more than 20 soccer fans outside a Cairo stadium in a melee with security forces has revived scrutiny of police tactics in Egypt less than a month after a woman was shot dead during the dispersal of a peaceful protest marking the anniversary of the 2011 uprising. The violence late Sunday, which prompted the cabinet to suspend the national football league indefinitely, came three years after Egypt witnessed one of the deadliest soccer riots in the sport's history, and dealt a further blow to the military-backed government's attempt to project an image of stability after four years of political turmoil.

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  12. mokhtar_awad_and_nathan_j_brownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Washington Post

    ... Istanbul, for example, a slick haired television presenter on the Muslim Brotherhood funded and managed Masr al-An (Egypt Now) channel recently delivered an ominous message , "I say to the wife of every officera your husband will die, your children ...

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  13. Photo credit: Mohsen Allam/Egypt Today.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Egypt Today

    ... taste and [turned into] the best chocolate there is," she says. Galal worked over 20 years as a tour guide around Egypt and, after the June 30, 2012 overthrow of President Mohamed Morsi, was inspired to do something different to help revive the ...

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  14. Rights group: Egypt covering up protester deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | SFGate

    Egyptian police try to clear the street where women rally at the spot where Shaimaa el-Sabbagh, a 32-year-old mother, was shot in downtown Cairo on Saturday near Talaat Harb Square, during a protest in Cairo, Egypt, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. Egypt's police are coming under withering criticism as signs mount that police officers not only fired birdshot at Shaimaa el-Sabbagh during a peaceful protest last weekend but then also hampered efforts to save her life by ignoring pleas to let an ambulance take her away.

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  15. Al-Jazeera welcomes Egypt's release of reporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    In this Monday, March 31, 2014 file photo, Al-Jazeera English correspondent Peter Greste, appears in court along with several other defendants during their trial on terror charges, in Cairo, Egypt. A senior Egyptian prison official and the country's official news agency say Greste has been freed from prison and is on his way to Cairo airport to leave the country.

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  16. In Egypt, we are all the Egyptian armyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Hill

    The events of the past week in Egypt, all happened in rapid succession. Members of Egypt's outlawed Moslem Brotherhood were granted audience by U.S. officials at the highest levels.

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  17. A look at Egypt's Al-Jazeera English TrialRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | KAUZ

    ... - Here is a look at the major events in the arrest and trial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists imprisoned in Egypt for over a year: Dec. 29, 2013: Security forces storm into a five-star hotel suite in Cairo and arrest Canadian-Egyptian ...

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  18. Jailed Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste leaves Egypt for AustraliaRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste left Egypt for his native Australia on Sunday after serving 400 days in a Cairo prison on charges that included aiding a terrorist group, security officials said. There was no immediate word on the fate of his two Al Jazeera colleagues - Canadian-Egyptian Mohamed Fahmy and Egyptian national Baher Mohamed - who were also jailed in the case that provoked an international outcry.

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  19. Rights group: Egypt covering up protester deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | The Bennington Banner

    Rights group Amnesty International on Sunday accused Egyptian authorities of intimidating witnesses and whitewashing evidence to cover up the role of security forces in the killing of more than two dozen people during protests last week. The London-based Amnesty said at least 27 people were killed over three days during protests commemorating the fourth anniversary of the uprising against longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak.

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  20. Egypt antiquities showman tells the world it's safe to visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | WRAL.com

    Admired or reviled, he is once again a frontman for Egypt, exhorting international audiences to see the heritage of a country where unrest has hit tourism hard. "Egypt is safe," Zahi Hawass declared last week at a South African casino complex where schoolchildren roamed an exhibition of replicas of King Tutankhamun's treasures.

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