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Tom Perry

Tom Perry

    Guerrilla group aims to generate 'fear' among Isis ranks in Syria
    Guerrilla group aims to generate 'fear' among Isis ranks in Syria
    Small groups of Syrians are hunting down the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isis) fighters in one of their main strongholds in eastern Syria...
    Arab report slams US ideas for security in Palestine
    Arab report slams US ideas for security in Palestine
    This rejection underscores the challenge facing a US effort to wrap up a peace deal by April. At an emergency meeting called at the request of...
    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.
    Protesters storm Cairo building after bloodbath
    Protesters storm Cairo building after bloodbath
    Supporters of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood stormed and torched a government building in Cairo on Thursday.
    Egypt government yet to decide on pro-Morsi protests
    Egypt government yet to decide on pro-Morsi protests
    The state-run al-Ahram newspaper reported on Tuesday that the leaders are discussing a plan, signalling no imminent police crackdown on...
    Egypt's Brotherhood refuses to 'swallow reality' of Morsi's demise
    Egypt's Brotherhood refuses to 'swallow reality' of Morsi's demise
    The envoys, trying to resolve a political crisis brought on by the army's overthrow of the Islamist Morsi a month ago, had visited jailed...
    Egyptian security forces shoot dead dozens of pro-Morsi supporters
    Egyptian security forces shoot dead dozens of pro-Morsi supporters
    This is days after the army chief called for a popular mandate to tackle "violence and terrorism".
    Deep read: Egypt's sharia conundrum
    Deep read: Egypt's sharia conundrum
    In decades of furtive meetings in tea houses, mosques and universities, members of Egypt's underground Muslim Brotherhood spoke ardently of a...
    Egypt disqualifies top Islamists from election
    Egypt disqualifies top Islamists from election
    The race for the Egyptian presidency took a dramatic turn on Saturday when the authorities disqualified front-runners including Hosni Mubarak's spy...
    Egyptian activists march to mixed reviews
    Egyptian activists march to mixed reviews
    Pro-democracy activists marching through the crowded streets of Cairo last week were met with smiles and laughter from some but also suspicion and...
    Protests against military rule cloud Egypt election
    Protests against military rule cloud Egypt election
    Protesters gathered again in Cairo's Tahrir Square on Sunday to try to evict the generals who replaced Hosni Mubarak, in a trial of strength that...
    Egyptian protesters demand end to army rule
    Egyptian protesters demand end to army rule
    Protesters pressed their demand for an end to army rule in Cairo's Tahrir Square on Saturday and some clashed briefly with police nearby, rejecting...