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Global Voices Online
Egypt: "Are you Happy Morsi?"
Are you happy President Morsi? We are living in darkness and the future looks worse.
Tue May 21, 2013
Egyptian troops mistakenly fire on a Sinai funeral
Egyptian troops and police mistakenly fired on a Bedouin funeral in the Sinai Peninsula on Tuesday, security officials said, in the opening salvo of a sweep searching for security personnel kidnapped by suspected militants.
Gruesome Attacks on Egyptian Women Spawn Helmeted, Volunteer Protectors
The very same night in February 2011 that former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak fell from power, CBS correspondent Lara Logan was brutally assaulted by a group of at least 200 men while covering the demonstrations in Tahrir Square.
Cairo's rights record concerns US
The United States expressed concern on Monday at the repression of civil rights in Egypt, particularly the free speech rights of political activists and journalists.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Miami Herald
Egyptians don't like Morsi's presidency, but opposition flounders anyway
As Egypt's first democratically elected president nears the completion of his first year in office, there is growing resentment among Egyptians about his tenure.
US concerned with charges against Egyptian journalists
The United States on Monday expressed concern over defamation charges brought against two Egyptian journalists critical of President Mohamed Mursi and called on the government to condemn actions that stifle freedom of expression.
State Dept: Reports of anti-Semitism increase
The State Department appointed a special envoy to monitor and combat anti-Semitism Monday as a new report documents a global increase in incidents of anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial.
Egyptian army boosts forces in Sinai after kidnapping
The Egyptian army sent reinforcements into the Sinai Peninsula on Monday after President Mohamed Mursi said there would be no talks with militant Islamists who abducted seven members of the security forces last week.
Sun May 19, 2013
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Morsi Rejects Negotiations with Bedouin Kidnappers
Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi on Sunday barred negotiations with the kidnappers of three policemen and four soldiers who appeared to plead for their release in an online video, Al Arabiya reports.
Two Egyptian journalists, critical of Mursi, face trial
Two Egyptian journalists at a newspaper critical of President Mohamed Mursi were ordered on Sunday to face an expedited criminal trial for defamation.
REFILE-Egyptian police block Israel border crossing in fury at kidnapping -sources
Egypt: Anti-Mursi Demonstrators March to Tahrir Square
Demonstrators marched on Friday from Dawaran Shubra, Mostafa Mahmoud and Sayeda Zeinab to Cairo's Tahrir Square to protest against President Mohamed Mursi and the Muslim Brotherhood.
Sat May 18, 2013
Egyptians rally in Cairo protesting against Morsi
Hundreds of protesters flocked Friday to central Tahrir Square in Egyptian capital of Cairo to join demonstrations condemning the rule of President Mohamed Morsi and ruling Muslim Brotherhood group.
One dead, dozens wounded in sectarian clashes in Egypt
Fri May 17, 2013
Official Wire News
Egypt security forces clash with Cairo protesters
Egyptian security forces have fired tear gas at protesters hurling firebombs at them in central Cairo, hours after hundreds of opponents of Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi rallied peacefully in the streets denouncing his rule and demanding early presidential elections.
Thu May 16, 2013
Latitude: Egypt's Judges Get Blame For Failing To Push Transitional...
In 2006, I watched middle-aged members of the Muslim Brotherhood kneel and pray in the street outside Cairo's High Court in front of rows of officers from the riot police.
The [unequal] Partnership with Arab Countries in Transition
A supporter of Egypt's former president Hosni Mubarak shouts slogans against Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi and members of the Muslim Brotherhood outside the police academy, where Mubarak's trial will take place, in Cairo May 11, 2013 REUTERS/Amr Abdallah When the G8 Foreign Ministers met in London last month, they reaffirmed their commitment to ... (more)
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Egypt's Black Bloc
Egypt's Black Bloc grew out of the struggle for liberation from an authoritarian system, only after non-violent civil efforts had failed.
Abbas, Morsi to advance Fatah, Hamas reconciliation
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday held talks in Cairo with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi on efforts to achieve unity between Fatah and Hamas and resume peace talks with Israel.
Morsi summons ministers over kidnappings
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi on Thursday summoned his defence and interior ministers over the kidnapping hours earlier of policemen and soldiers in the Sinai peninsula, the official MENA agency reported.