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Egyptian journalist killed as police, Islamists clash – security

Mar 29, 2014 - 8:17 AM

The casualties include an Egyptian woman journalist who worked for privately owned Al Dustour newspaper She was shot in the head while covering clashes

Egypt army officers killed in shootout with militants

Mar 20, 2014 - 7:10 AM

Two senior Egyptian army officers and 6 attackers from the Ansar Beit al Maqdis are dead following an hours long shootout

Outgoing housing minister named new Egypt PM

Feb 25, 2014 - 10:41 PM

Mahlab said interim president Adly Mansour has tasked him with forming a new government in three to four days

Egypt government resigns: cabinet statement

Feb 24, 2014 - 8:42 PM

Egypt s government resigns ahead of a presidential poll that will likely bring army chief Abdel Fattah al Sisi to power

RESIGNATION. An image grab taken from Egyptian state TV shows Egypt's Premier Hazem al-Beblawi addressing the media in Cairo on February 24, 2014 as his government submitted its resignation to interim president Adly Mansour in a move just weeks before a presidential poll. AFP PHOTO/EGYPTIAN TV

Egypt army says its chief Sisi must run for president

Jan 28, 2014 - 9:23 AM

The army s announcement came after a weekend in which dozens were killed in street clashes between Morsi s supporters and police and militant attacks

EGYPT'S NEXT PRESIDENT? A file photograph showing Egyptian Minister of Defense Abdel Fattah al-Sissi in Cairo, Egypt, 20 September 2013. Khaled Elfiqi/EPA

Egypt to hold presidential before parliamentary election

Jan 26, 2014 - 9:56 PM

Initial plans were to hold parliamentary elections first but the government has rescheduled it in line with demands for a president to be elected before the legislature interim president Adly Mansour said

PRESIDENTIAL POLLS FIRST. An image grab taken from Egyptian state TV on January 26, 2014, shows Egypt interim president Adly Mansour giving a speech in Cairo. Photo by Egyptian TV/AFP

Egypt votes on constitution as violence highlights divide

Jan 15, 2014 - 8:30 AM

Polling at most stations was smooth but 8 people were killed in sporadic clashes outside Cairo between Morsi supporters and police and anti Morsi groups

YES OR NO? An elderly Egyptian woman casts her ballot paper during the referendum on the draft constitution, in Luxor, Egypt, 14 January 2014. Radwan Abul Magd/Almasry Alyoum/EPA

Egypt draft charter handed over ahead of referendum

Dec 04, 2013 - 8:08 AM

The vote on the draft charter has been billed as the first stage in a democratic transition promised by the military installed authorities

EXPULSION. Egypt expels the Turkish ambassador.

Egypt extends state of emergency

Sep 12, 2013 - 10:28 PM

Interim president Adly Mansour extended Egypt s state of emergency by two months

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

Mass demos across Egypt as Morsi held as murder suspect

Jul 27, 2013 - 10:57 AM

Mass rallies by supporters and opponents of Mohamed Morsi swept Egypt as the authorities formally detained the ousted Islamist president

MORE PROTESTS. Egyptian opponents of ousted President Mohamed Morsi gather at Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt, 26 July 2013. Photo by EPA/Mohammed Saber

Egypt urges peaceful demos as panel works on charter

Jul 22, 2013 - 7:52 AM

Egypt s new cabinet held Sunday July 21 its first meeting and urged parties to keep their demonstrations peaceful

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

Deadly Cairo clashes cloud US envoy visit

Jul 16, 2013 - 7:06 PM

Egyptian security forces clashed with supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi overnight leaving 7 people dead

MORE PROTESTS. Supporters of ousted President Mohamed Morsi gather as they protest near Rabaa Adawiya mosque, in Cairo, Egypt, 15 July 2013. Photo by EPA/Mohammed Saber

US envoy presses Egypt leaders ahead of rival demos

Jul 15, 2013 - 11:50 PM

Under Secretary of State Bill Burns talked to Egypt s interim leaders Monday for a return to elected government after the ouster of Mohamed Morsi

RETURN TO ELECTIONS? Egyptian interim President Adli Mansour (R) meets with US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns (C) and Egyptian Political Advisor Mustafa Hegazy (L) at the presidential palace, in Cairo, Egypt, 15 July 2013. Burns is the first US official to visit Cairo since the army overthrew Islamist president Mohamed Morsi. EPA/KHALED ELFIQI

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

Egypt chief justice sworn in as interim president

Jul 04, 2013 - 10:35 PM

Egypt s chief justice Adly Mansour is sworn in as the interim president following Mohamed Morsi s ouster

TRANSITION ROADMAP. Egypt's chief justice Adly Mansour delivers a speech during his swearing-in ceremony as the country's interim president in the Supreme Constitutional Court.  AFP/Khaled Desouki