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14 dead, 130 injured as explosion destroys police office in Egypt
Explosions at a police headquarters in Mansoura, Egypt, early Tuesday morning killed at least 14 people and injured 130, according to Egypt's health ministry.

23.12.2013 23:50

Dozens of protesters arrested in clashes across Egypt (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Egyptian police have used tear gas to quash numerous protests across the country, arresting dozens of people rallying against the military rule and recently passed legislation outlawing spontaneous rallies near places of worship.

07.12.2013 00:27

Russian bear steps in as American Empire unravels in Middle East
US power in the Middle East is in decline, and American allies in the region are beginning to think of new alternatives to Washington.

05.12.2013 08:57

Syria membership in Arab League to be restored after Geneva-2 deal reached – Secretary General
Syrian membership in the Arab League will be resumed immediately after an agreement is reached at the Geneva-2 peace talks and certain changes take place, the organization’s Secretary General Nabil Elaraby said in an exclusive interview with RT.

01.12.2013 19:44

Tear gas, stones, clashes in Cairo amid new anti-protest law
Police fired tear gas and used batons to beat back stone throwing protesters in Cairo on Saturday, as Egypt’s constitutional panel began voting on a new constitution’s final draft, amid fears that one of its laws may curb the right to peaceful protest.

30.11.2013 18:07

US concerned with widening crackdown in Egypt
The US has expressed concern over the increased crackdown on unauthorized protests against the new law heavily restricting demonstrations, as Egypt’s police arrested nearly 200 people on Friday.

30.11.2013 02:16

UN 'seriously concerned' over Egypt's crackdown on dissent
UN chief Ban Ki-moon expressed unease Wednesday about the impact of Egypt’s new law which restricts assemblies following a crackdown and the arrest of dozens of activists angry at the new measure.

27.11.2013 23:52

Back to days of Mubarak? Egypt’s police clash with activists as protest law takes effect
Police clashed with protesters in Egypt’s capital of Cairo as hundreds of activists came out to defy the new law banning public gatherings of more than ten people. Teargas and water cannons were fired as security forces enforced the new legislation.

27.11.2013 00:39

At least 24 killed after train collides with mini-bus, truck in Egypt
At least 24 people were killed and 28 others injured when a cargo train collided into a mini-bus and a pick-up truck just south of Cairo, police and state media reported.

18.11.2013 01:08

Egypt seeks to bring friendship with Russia to ‘Soviet level’
Egypt wants to develop its ties with Russia, bringing the two nations to the level of friendship they enjoyed during the Soviet era. However, Egypt is not looking to replace the US as its key ally, according to the country’s foreign minister.

14.11.2013 07:25

Morsi’s trial adjourned in Egypt as defendants chant anti-military slogans
A Cairo court has adjourned the trial of ousted President Morsi over refusing his prison uniform and the defendants' chanting "Down with the military rule". Morsi and 14 others face charges of inciting the killing of protesters in clashes.

04.11.2013 09:39

'Egyptian Jon Stewart' off air: Popular satire show mocking new govt canceled
A popular show by a daredevil Egyptian political satirist, Bassem Youssef, has canceled the airing of its latest, highly-anticipated episode after it came under fire for mocking the new military-backed government.

02.11.2013 07:03

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