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Yasmine Saleh

Yasmine Saleh

    Egyptian court hands down death sentence for Brotherhood's Badie
    Egyptian court hands down death sentence for Brotherhood's Badie
    An Egyptian court has handed down a death sentence for the leader of the Muslim Brotherhood and 682 supporters, intensifying a crackdown on the...
    Egyptian army prepares crackdown on pro-Morsi protests
    Egyptian army prepares crackdown on pro-Morsi protests
    The camps are the main flashpoints in the confrontation between the army, which toppled Mursi last month, and supporters who demand his reinstatement. Western and Arab mediators and some members of the Egyptian government have been trying to persuade the army to avoid using force to...
    Putin: Egypt is moving in same direction as Syria - civil war
    Putin: Egypt is moving in same direction as Syria - civil war
    Dozens of people have been killed and more than 1 000 wounded in clashes between Morsi's supporters, opponents and the military since
    Egypt's Morsi, army pledge their lives to the 'final hours'
    Egypt's Morsi, army pledge their lives to the 'final hours'
    The military chiefs on Wednesday issued a call to battle in a statement headlined "The Final Hours". They said they were willing to shed...
    How to oust a president (again), Egyptian-style
    How to oust a president (again), Egyptian-style
    Hearing their bright-eyed talk around a café table of a peaceful new Egyptian revolution, you might dismiss Mahmoud Badr and the other young...
    State of emergency declared after violent protests in Egypt
    State of emergency declared after violent protests in Egypt
    Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi has declared a month-long state of emergency in three cities along the Suez Canal where dozens of people have...
    Egypt clashes erupt despite proposal to end crisis
    Egypt clashes erupt despite proposal to end crisis
    Stones and petrol bombs flew between opposition protesters and supporters of President Mohamed Morsi on Wednesday, who had flocked to the palace in...
    In Islamist-led Egypt Coptic Christians name new pope
    In Islamist-led Egypt Coptic Christians name new pope
    Egypt's Coptic Orthodox church chose a new pope, Bishop Tawadros, in a sumptuous service on Sunday that Christians hope will lead them through an...
    Islamist Morsi declared Egypt's president-elect
    Islamist Morsi declared Egypt's president-elect
    Morsi, who defeated former general Ahmed Shafik with 51.7% of last weekend's run-off vote, succeeds Hosni Mubarak, who was overthrown 16 months ago...
    Thousands gather for funeral of Egypt's pope
    Thousands gather for funeral of Egypt's pope
    Thousands of mourners dressed in black gathered in Cairo on Tuesday for the funeral of Egypt's Orthodox Christian Pope Shenouda, who spent his...
    Mubarak prosecutors push for death sentence
    Mubarak prosecutors push for death sentence
    Egyptian prosecutors have demanded the death sentence for former president Hosni Mubarak and other defendants including his two sons and the former...
    Egypt's protesters stuck in running battles with police
    Egypt's protesters stuck in running battles with police
    Military police battled demonstrators in Cairo's Tahrir Square on Sunday, the third day of clashes that have killed 10 people and injured hundreds,...