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Haitham El-Tabei

Haitham El-Tabei

    Jailed Al-Jazeera journalists freed pending retrial
    Jailed Al-Jazeera journalists freed pending retrial
    An Egyptian court ordered the release of two jailed Al-Jazeera journalists on Thursday pending retrial, after they spent more than 400 days in...
    Egypt court orders retrial of jailed Al-Jazeera reporters
    Egypt court orders retrial of jailed Al-Jazeera reporters
    Egypt's top court on Thursday ordered a retrial of three Al-Jazeera reporters whose imprisonment on charges of aiding the Muslim Brotherhood...
    Tears, anger and joy over Egypt death sentences
    Tears, anger and joy over Egypt death sentences
    Reda Ramadan didn't get a chance to celebrate the acquittal of his nephew after he learned his brother was among 183 defendants whose death sentences...
    Torture claim in Egypt trial of Al Jazeera journalists
    Torture claim in Egypt trial of Al Jazeera journalists
    The trial of Al Jazeera journalists accused of supporting deposed president Mohamed Morsi's outlawed Muslim Brotherhood heard on Wednesday...
    Egypt police hunt for church wedding shooters
    Egypt police hunt for church wedding shooters
    Police were hunting on Monday for those behind a shooting spree at a church wedding that killed four people, in the first attack targeting...
    Morsi remains stubborn: What happens next in Egypt?
    Morsi remains stubborn: What happens next in Egypt?
    Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi on Wednesday refused to quit hours before an army ultimatum expired. Deadly violence rocked Cairo during mass...
    Iran condemns killing of Shi'ite Egyptians near Cairo
    Iran condemns killing of Shi'ite Egyptians near Cairo
    State television reported late on Monday that Iran's foreign ministry condemned the killing of four Shi'ite Egyptians near Cairo.
    Court jails 43 Egyptian, foreign employees of NGOs
    Court jails 43 Egyptian, foreign employees of NGOs
    The sentences follow trials which came in the wake of raids in 2011 on the offices of foreign non-governmental organisations, many which had...
    Egypt's prime minister orders hot-air balloon crash investigation
    Egypt's prime minister orders hot-air balloon crash investigation
    The balloon, carrying 20...
    19 tourists killed as hot air balloon explodes in Egypt
    19 tourists killed as hot air balloon explodes in Egypt
    The balloon exploded and plunged to earth at Egypt's ancient temple city of Luxor on Tuesday. Nineteen tourists, including Asians and...
    Condemnation grows over Morsi decree
    Condemnation grows over Morsi decree
    Anti-riot police fired tear gas on Saturday to disperse protesters camped out in Cairo's Tahrir Square as Western governments voiced growing...