Activist Mona Seif joined her mother’s stance, with both also being on hunger strike for the past 56 days
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22 activists await verdict on Sunday
Hamas remain sceptical about aid pledges
Rights group concerned over judicial independence
A number of student political forces issued a statement on Friday in solidarity with their BUE colleagues.
The country’s last membership in the Security Council was in 1997.
Rights group says hunger strikes on rise
Rights group comments on proposed bylaws based on Article 3 of the constitution
Judge Mahmoud Kamel Al-Rashidy adjourned on Saturday the retrial session of ousted president Hosni Mubarak, who is accused of ordering the killing of peaceful protesters during the 25 January Revolution as well as corruption charges. Mubarak’s sons Alaa and Gamal, former interior minister Habib Al-Adly and six of his aides, and fugitive businessman Hussein …
The verdict was expected Saturday but the court says it needs more time to rule on the 160,000 paper-case
Alaa and Gamal Mubarak, former interior minister Habib Al-Adly, six close aides and fugitive businessman Hussein Salem also face court verdicts
After seven leading Muslim Brotherhood leaders announced on 12 September that they would depart their longtime ally, Qatar, diverse scenarios were raised as to the reasons behind the decision, including how it would affect the group, future whereabouts and whether the Egyptian authorities will hunt them down in their new locations. Contradictory statements The …
Egypt faces increased militancy and crime following 25 January Revolution
Ever since the downfall of the Muslim Brotherhood, a looming question has been raised: will the group return to political life under a new umbrella? The Brotherhood has been facing the most serious ordeal in its 86 year-old history that had already witnessed several ups and downs. It has been speculated that the leaders outside …