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Critics round on Egypt's 'repressive' new anti-terror law

Critics of Egypt’s new anti-terrorism law, fear it will be used to crush dissent and stifle press freedom. The addition to the law books, introduced

Critics of Egypt’s new anti-terrorism law, fear it will be used to crush dissent and stifle press freedom. The addition to the law books, introduced

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Egypt constitution backed by large majority of voters - state media

More than 90 percent of referendum voters in Egypt voted “yes” to a new constitution for the country, according to state media. Official results

More than 90 percent of referendum voters in Egypt voted “yes” to a new constitution for the country, according to state media. Official results

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Curfew shortened after security conditions improve in Egypt

From Saturday, Egypt will shorten the country’s curfew by two hours every day. The army says this is because of an improvement in security

From Saturday, Egypt will shorten the country’s curfew by two hours every day. The army says this is because of an improvement in security

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'There is room for everyone' says Egypt's army chief al-Sisi

The cancellation of a planned march to the Supreme Court in Cairo did not prevent hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters taking to the streets of

The cancellation of a planned march to the Supreme Court in Cairo did not prevent hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters taking to the streets of

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The latest from Cairo by our man on the spot

Our correspondant Mohammed Shaikhibrahim reports from on the May 15 bridge in Cairo. “There are clashes developing with members of the Muslim

Our correspondant Mohammed Shaikhibrahim reports from on the May 15 bridge in Cairo. “There are clashes developing with members of the Muslim

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As compromise eludes Egypt's politicians, street killing continues

It is a bitter challenge for Egypt’s leaders to talk politics when they disagree about so much, and while people are killing each other in the

It is a bitter challenge for Egypt’s leaders to talk politics when they disagree about so much, and while people are killing each other in the

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Cairo: Muslim Brotherhood "shot at us," says protester

Thousands of Mohamed Mursi supporters were out on the streets of Cairo on Friday, calling for the ousted president to be reinstated. The clashes

Thousands of Mohamed Mursi supporters were out on the streets of Cairo on Friday, calling for the ousted president to be reinstated. The clashes

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Egyptian army or Muslim Brotherhood? When push comes to shove

Riad Muasses, euronews: “Following closely the bloodshed surrounding events in Egypt, and the army’s intervention in politics with the divestment of

Riad Muasses, euronews: “Following closely the bloodshed surrounding events in Egypt, and the army’s intervention in politics with the divestment of

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Egyptians suffer cuts and queues as fuel crisis bites

The news from Egypt since 2011 has been dominated by politics, upheaval, and religious tensions, but daily needs are becoming a pressing

The news from Egypt since 2011 has been dominated by politics, upheaval, and religious tensions, but daily needs are becoming a pressing

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Egypt's mystery of the Port Said snipers

Local people in Port Said alerted euronews correspondent Mohammed Shaikhibrahim to the presence of a nearby sniper. There was much pointing and

Local people in Port Said alerted euronews correspondent Mohammed Shaikhibrahim to the presence of a nearby sniper. There was much pointing and

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Egypt: army calls unity talks amid constitutional rift

Both sides in the constitutional conflict that is pulling Egypt apart have kept up their demonstrations around the presidential palace in

Both sides in the constitutional conflict that is pulling Egypt apart have kept up their demonstrations around the presidential palace in

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Tahrir Square shows overwhelming support for President-elect

Tens of thousands of Egyptians had descended on Tahrir Square to hear their President-elect address them, many of whom were followers of his

Tens of thousands of Egyptians had descended on Tahrir Square to hear their President-elect address them, many of whom were followers of his

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Morsi vows a government for all Egypt

Egypt’s first democratically elected leader Mohammed Morsi has begun the delicate task of building a government. As supporters of the Muslim

Egypt’s first democratically elected leader Mohammed Morsi has begun the delicate task of building a government. As supporters of the Muslim

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Egypt: Voices of the revolution

After thirty years under the rule of deposed dictator, Hosni Mubarak, and over a year under military rule, many Egyptians are overjoyed to finally

After thirty years under the rule of deposed dictator, Hosni Mubarak, and over a year under military rule, many Egyptians are overjoyed to finally

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Mubarak verdict brings crowds back to Egypt's Tahrir Square

Tahrir Square in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, has once again been packed with angry crowds after the verdict in the trial of Hosni

Tahrir Square in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, has once again been packed with angry crowds after the verdict in the trial of Hosni

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Angry crowds gather after Mubarak sentence

Visible anger has been growing on the streets of Egypt’s major cities after the life sentence handed down to its former president Hosni

Visible anger has been growing on the streets of Egypt’s major cities after the life sentence handed down to its former president Hosni

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Growing anger in Cairo over Mubarak sentence

Thousands of Egyptians poured into the streets of Cairo after former President Hosni Mubarak was sentenced on Saturday. Some celebrated, but for

Thousands of Egyptians poured into the streets of Cairo after former President Hosni Mubarak was sentenced on Saturday. Some celebrated, but for

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Mina Daniel: Egypt's Che Guevara

Long-awaited presidential elections in Egypt will begin in June, but this is too late for coptic Christian Mina Daniel. Whilst protesting for

Long-awaited presidential elections in Egypt will begin in June, but this is too late for coptic Christian Mina Daniel. Whilst protesting for

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Post-revolution Egypt still not at peace with itself

Thousands of Egyptians have packed into Tahrir Square to mark the first anniversary of the revolt that brought an end to the three decades rule of

Thousands of Egyptians have packed into Tahrir Square to mark the first anniversary of the revolt that brought an end to the three decades rule of

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Khaled Tlema: standing for change in Egypt's poll

Oussim is one of the poorest parts of Cairo. It is where Khaled Tlema and other young Egyptians embarked on protests at the start of the year

Oussim is one of the poorest parts of Cairo. It is where Khaled Tlema and other young Egyptians embarked on protests at the start of the year

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Egyptian presidential poll due by end of year

Egypt is set to vote for a new president by the end of the year. The announcement was made by the ruling military council which has held power

Egypt is set to vote for a new president by the end of the year. The announcement was made by the ruling military council which has held power

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Uncertainty remains in Egypt

Despite Egypt’s military rulers’ re-assurances, thousands of protesters refused to move from Tahrir Square on Sunday night. Uncertainty remains over

Despite Egypt’s military rulers’ re-assurances, thousands of protesters refused to move from Tahrir Square on Sunday night. Uncertainty remains over

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Egypt:managing the change

Egypt is now under the control of the military forces high command. Everyone, both domestically and internationally, is hoping for a peaceful and

Egypt is now under the control of the military forces high command. Everyone, both domestically and internationally, is hoping for a peaceful and

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How events unfolded on Egypt's portentous day

It was the moment Egypt had been waiting for. Omar Suleiman announced on state television that President Hosni Mubarak had resigned. After 18 days of

It was the moment Egypt had been waiting for. Omar Suleiman announced on state television that President Hosni Mubarak had resigned. After 18 days of

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Egypt celebrates the present with one eye on the future

As Friday ushered in a new era for Egypt those on the streets whose determined protests brought down the Mubarak regime spoke of their solidarity and

As Friday ushered in a new era for Egypt those on the streets whose determined protests brought down the Mubarak regime spoke of their solidarity and

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Cairo celebrates Mubarak's departure

As former vice president Omar Suleiman announced Hosni Mubarak’s resignation as president, Cairo’s Tahrir Square erupted with joy and was overcome

As former vice president Omar Suleiman announced Hosni Mubarak’s resignation as president, Cairo’s Tahrir Square erupted with joy and was overcome

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Egypt's protesters remain firm

Last night, the protesters in Tahrir Square believed they would not be there today. But the hope that Mubarak was to bow to their wishes and stand

Last night, the protesters in Tahrir Square believed they would not be there today. But the hope that Mubarak was to bow to their wishes and stand

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Anger reverberates around Tahrir Square

As hundreds of thousands of red, white and black Egyptian flags flew in Tahrir Square, the focus of the so-called ‘Nile Revolution’, protesters

As hundreds of thousands of red, white and black Egyptian flags flew in Tahrir Square, the focus of the so-called ‘Nile Revolution’, protesters