At least 12 protesters and a policeman were killed in unrest in Egypt on Sunday as the country marked the fourth anniversary of its 2011 uprising, officials said.
An Egyptian court on Tuesday overturned former President Hosni Mubarak’s conviction on corruption charges and ordered a retrial, but the ex-strongman remained in detention pending a judicial order.
Egypt disputed Sunday a claim by British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney that she had been warned she risked arrest last year if she released a report in Cairo critical of the judiciary.
Egypt’s jailed ex-President Hosni Mubarak could be released early after having served two-thirds of a corruption sentence and seeing murder charges dropped, his lawyer said on Sunday.
An Egy-ptian court dismissed on Saturday a murder charge against former President Hosni Mubarak over the deaths of protesters during a 2011 uprising, after a dramatic retrial in which he defended his
An Egyptian court sentenced 78 teenage boys to between two and five years in prison Wednesday for joining protests demanding the return of the ousted Islamist President, judicial sources said.
On a chilly night, bearded militants gathered at a stage strung with colorful lights in Darna, a coastal city long notorious as Libya’s centre for jihadi radicals.
The Arab League warned Sunday that Israel has reached a “red line” after fresh clashes in Jerusalem, urging international pressure to stop what it branded “violations” in the holy city.
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A state of emergency came into force Saturday across much of Egypt’s Sinai peninsula after 30 soldiers were killed in a suicide car bombing by suspected jihadis.