Tamarod - updates

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Egypt braces for 'Friday of anger' after carnage

Aug 16, 2013 - 4:03 PM

Egyptian Islamists called for a Friday of anger after nearly 600 people were killed in a crackdown on Cairo protest camps

FRIDAY OF ANGER? An Egyptian man walks between lines of bodies wrapped in shrouds at a makeshift morgue in Cairo on August 15, 2013, following a crackdown on the protest camps of supporters of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi the previous day. The day's violence was Egypt's worst in decades, exceeding even that seen during the 18-day uprising that ousted president Hosni Mubarak. AFP PHOTO / MAHMOUD KHALED

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

Egypt braces for anti-Morsi protests

Jun 30, 2013 - 6:01 AM

The grassroots movement Tamarod Arabic for rebellion said it has gathered an unverified 22 million signatures of Egyptians who want Morsi to resign and snap elections held

PREPARING FOR 'TAMAROD.' Opponents of the Egyptian president drive past the presidential palace in Cairo waving an Egyptian flag on June 29, 2013. Photo by AFP / Gianluigi Guercia

Morsi: Political divisions could 'paralyze' Egypt

Jun 27, 2013 - 12:34 PM

Morsi promised reforms and called for national dialogue as tensions mounted ahead of mass rallies planned against him on June 30

NEW PROTESTS. A top view shows Egyptian islamists taking part in a protest to show support for President Morsi in Cairo, Egypt, 21 June 2013. Photo by EPA/Ahmed 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