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Nearly 350 dead after Egypt police storm protests

Aug 15, 2013 - 4:22 PM

Wednesday s August 14 violence was the worst since the 2011 uprising that ousted president Hosni Mubarak

GRIEF. A man grieves as he looks at one of many bodies laid out in a make shift morgue after Egyptian security forces stormed two huge protest camps at the Rabaa al-Adawiya and Al-Nahda squares where supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi were camped, in Cairo, on August 14, 2013. Photo by AFP / Mosaab el-Shamy

Almost 280 dead after Egypt police storm protests

Aug 15, 2013 - 7:48 AM

5th UPDATE Death toll now up to at least 149 says the health ministry; Egypt announces month long state of emergency and imposes curfew starting Wednesday; Vice Pres Elbaradei resigns

ECHOES OF TIANANMEN. An Egyptian woman tries to stop a military bulldozer from hurting a wounded youth during clashes that broke out as Egyptian security forces moved in to disperse supporters of Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi in a huge protest camp near Rabaa al-Adawiya mosque in eastern Cairo on August 14, 2013.  Photo by AFP/ Mohammed Abdel Moneim

Egypt VP, Nobel laureate ElBaradei announces resignation

Aug 15, 2013 - 12:23 AM

It has become too difficult to continue bearing responsibility for decisions I do not agree with and whose consequences I fear he said

EU's Ashton to visit Morsi amid new Egypt protests

Jul 30, 2013 - 9:19 AM

A senior Egyptian source said the top diplomat was headed to visit the deposed leader who has not been seen in public since his July 3 ouster

ASHTON IN EGYPT. In this handout picture made available by the Egyptian presidency on July 29, 2013, Egypt's vice president Mohamed El-Baradei (R top) meets with EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton (L center) in Cairo. Photo by AFP / Egyptian Presidency

EU's Ashton visits Egypt, calls for return to civilian rule

Jul 29, 2013 - 10:13 AM

EU s Catherine Ashton said she wanted to speak to all sides after at least 72 people died at a protest in support of deposed president Mohamed Morsi

PRO-MORSI CROWD. Muslim Brotherhood supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi attend a protest near Rabaa al-Adawiya mosque in Cairo, Egypt, 28 July 2013. Photo by EPA/Mohammed Saber

Bloodshed at Egypt protests: 72 dead

Jul 28, 2013 - 8:19 AM

UPDATE The Cairo bloodshed the worst since Morsi s ouster in a military led coup on July 3 prompting domestic and international condemnation

DEATH IN THE STREETS. People mourn next to a body of killed supporter of ousted president Mohamed Morsi in a field hospital at Rabaa Adawiya mosque following clashes with security forces, in Cairo, Egypt, 27 July 2013. Photo by EPA/Ahmed Hayman

Jordan king in Egypt as govt launches charter reform

Jul 21, 2013 - 10:25 AM

Jordan s king met Egypt s interim leaders Saturday July 20 the first head of state to visit since the army ousted its Islamist president

ROYAL VISIT. A handout photo released by the Egyptian Presidency shows Egyptian interim President Adli Mansour (R) welcoming Jordanian King King Abdullah II (L) in Cairo, Egypt, 20 July 2013. Photo by EPA/Egyptian Presidency/Handout

Egypt new cabinet closer as prosecution probes Morsi

Jul 14, 2013 - 12:21 PM

The new cabinet could be unveiled by Tuesday or Wednesday

INTERIM LEADERS. Egypt's interim president Adly Mansour (R) meeting with with new-appointed Prime Minister Hazem al-Beblawi, on July 9, 2013 in the Egyptian capital, Cairo. AFP/Egyptian Presidency handout

Egypt transition plan hits opposition by liberals, Islamists

Jul 10, 2013 - 9:44 AM

Fresh violence came less than a day after interim President Adly Mansour laid out a timetable for elections by early next year and appointed a new prime minister and vice president

INTERIM LEADERS. Egypt's interim president Adly Mansour (R) meeting with with new-appointed Prime Minister Hazem al-Beblawi, on July 9, 2013 in the Egyptian capital, Cairo. AFP/Egyptian Presidency handout

Egyptians throng streets in support of army-backed revolt

Jul 08, 2013 - 10:25 AM

The Egyptian people rallied on Sunday in support of the popular military overthrow of President Mohamed Morsi

PROTESTS. Supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi gather as they protest near the headquarters of the Republican Guard, in Cairo, Egypt, 06 July 2013. Photo by EPA/KHALED ELFIQI

ElBaradei picked as new Egypt PM: anti-Morsi movement

Jul 07, 2013 - 1:09 AM

Mohamed ElBaradei will be sworn in later in the day

Egypt's ElBaradei calls for election boycott

Feb 23, 2013 - 8:14 PM

Top opposition figure Mohamed ElBaradei likens the poll to the sham democracy of ousted president Hosni Mubarak

Egypt braces for rival protests on referendum

Dec 11, 2012 - 11:04 AM

Egypt is bracing for rival protests in Cairo on Tuesday December 11 over a bitterly divisive referendum on a new constitution prompting President Mohamed Morsi to order the army to help preserve security

Egypt crisis turns violent as five die in clashes

Dec 06, 2012 - 10:14 AM

UPDATED Five demonstrators died overnight Thursday December 6 in the worst violence since Mohamed Morsi became Egypt s first Islamist president in June

CAIRO CLASHES. Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi clash with anti-Morsi demonstrators on the road leading to the Egyptian presidential palace in Cairo on December 5, 2012. AFP PHOTO/MAHMOUD KHALED

Egypt's Morsi calls constitution referendum as rifts widen

Dec 01, 2012 - 6:59 PM

UPDATED Mohamed Morsi called on Egyptians to vote in a December 15 referendum on the controversial draft constitution at the heart of a political crisis amid mass Islamist rallies in Cairo

Morsi sticks by disputed decree after meeting judges

Nov 27, 2012 - 7:38 AM

Egypt s President Mohamed Morsi on Monday November 26 stuck by a controversial decree granting him sweeping powers on the eve of planned nationwide rallies to protest the move

"DICTATOR" MORSI? Egypt's Islamist President Mohamed Morsi waves to his supporters in front of the presidential palace in Cairo on November 23, 2012. AFP PHOTO/STR