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Maggie Fick

Maggie Fick

    Student killed in Muslim Brotherhood clash with Cairo police
    Student killed in Muslim Brotherhood clash with Cairo police
    One student was killed on Saturday and scores were arrested when supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood clashed with Egyptian police at the Cairo...
    Egyptian court orders Mubarak's release
    Egyptian court orders Mubarak's release
    The decision comes seven weeks after the army toppled Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
    Ex al-Qaeda allies ready to fight for Morsi in Luxor
    Ex al-Qaeda allies ready to fight for Morsi in Luxor
    When President Mohamed Morsi made Adel al-Khayat, a hardline Islamist, the governor of Luxor, it seemed his latest folly to many in this...
    Battle for Abyei could ignite new war in Sudan
    Battle for Abyei could ignite new war in Sudan
    When northern Sudanese troops seized the disputed border town of Abyei last month, it was a sign that the fragile six-year-old peace between north...
    UN warns of ethnic cleansing in Sudan
    UN warns of ethnic cleansing in Sudan
    A confidential United Nations report warns that the invasion by Sudan's military of the contested north-south region of Abyei could lead to "ethnic...
    Long lines for South Sudan freedom vote
    Long lines for South Sudan freedom vote
    Voters standing in a second day of long lines in Southern Sudan's capital sat patiently and rested against concrete walls for hours to cast ballots...
    Sudan's al-Bashir pledges support for South
    Sudan's al-Bashir pledges support for South
    Sudan's government waged war with the South for more than two decades and repeatedly tried to delay an independence referendum. Now, in a rare...
    Nearly four million Sudanese to vote in referendum
    Nearly four million Sudanese to vote in referendum
    Nearly four million people in Southern Sudan are registered to vote in an independence referendum to be held on January 9, the top election...
    South Sudan wants 1,5-million people to return before vote
    South Sudan wants 1,5-million people to return before vote
    The government of south Sudan wants 1,5-million southerners who fled to the country's north during the country's long civil war to return home...
    Sudan referendum body calls for vote delay
    Sudan referendum body calls for vote delay
    A northern Sudan party official said on Saturday the commission organising the crucial southern independence referendum has requested the vote be...