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Tunisia crisis deepens after failure to pick new PM

Nov 05, 2013 - 9:44 PM

The press laments the failure to reach an agreement saying both sides were to blame

CRISIS CONTINUES. Tunisian leader Hamma Hammami speaks to reporters on the sidelines of a recent national dialogue aimed at ending the ongoing political standoff. Photo by EPA/MOHAMED MESSARA

Tunisia opposition in anti-gov't demo as talks fail

Sep 01, 2013 - 10:50 AM

Tunisia s Islamist led coalition has failed to agree with the opposition on how to end weeks of political deadlock mediators said on Saturday

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

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 orders Brotherhood chief held, Morsi in 'safe place'

Jul 11, 2013 - 8:27 AM

Senior Brotherhood leaders are wanted on suspicion of inciting Monday s violence outside the Republican Guard headquarters

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

Egypt deeper in crisis as Morsi rebuffs army ultimatum

Jul 02, 2013 - 7:44 PM

UPDATE Egypt s political crisis deepened as President Morsi snubbed an army ultimatum and five ministers led a spate of government resignations

TAMAROD. Hundreds of thousands of Egyptian demonstrators gather outside the presidential palace in Cairo during a protest calling for the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi on June 30, 2013. AFP /Mahmud Khaled

Millions flood Egypt streets to demand Morsi ouster

Jul 01, 2013 - 8:44 AM

As chants of Leave rang out around Cairo the presidency insisted dialogue was the only way out of the crisis

ANGER IN THE STREETS. Opponents of Egypt's Islamist President Mohamed Morsi shout slogans while holding a giant Egyptian flag during a protest calling for his ouster outside the presidential palace in Cairo on June 30, 2013. AFP/Mahmud Khaled

Fears grow of clashes between Morsi supporters, foes

Jun 25, 2013 - 11:59 AM

In just a matter of weeks since its launch Tamarod is on everyone s lips but has also deeply divided the public

TAMAROD. An Egyptian protester holds the Tamarod (Rebellion) petition against President Mohamed Morsi during clashes between supporters and opponents of culture minister, outside the ministry headquarters in Cairo, Egypt, 11 June 2013. Photo by EPA/Khaled Elfiqi

Riot police deployed after Egypt palace clashes

Feb 02, 2013 - 10:42 PM

The Egyptian presidenct has warned that security forces will deal with violent protests with utmost decisiveness

Egypt opposition calls for protests on revolt anniversary

Jan 21, 2013 - 9:05 PM

Egypt s opposition has called for demonstrations across the country on Friday January 25 the second anniversary of the uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak to protest against mounting mistakes by the ruling Islamists

Egypt opposition to appeal vote on new charter

Dec 24, 2012 - 6:29 AM

The National Salvation Front charges polling fraud and violations that skewed results of the two stage referendum