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The Court of Urgent matters in Alexandria will begin the first hearing in the case of the explosion of the Two Saints Church on September 25 against Prime Minister Essam Sharaf, the Minister of Interior, Mansour al-Essawi, and Legal Advisor Abdel Mageed Mahmoud.
State Security Prosecution asked the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to discuss with its British counterpart to reveal the truth about what was revealed in Mamdūh Ramzī's [lawyer] report to the Public Prosecutor about the explosion of Two Saints, Pope Peter and Saint Mark Church in Alexandria...
It was announced that an Islamist bloc will be established to run in Egypt's upcoming parliamentary elections, which will include three Islamist parties, including members from al-Jamā'ah al-Islāmiyyah Shaykh Karām Zuhdi, chairman, and Fu'ād al-Dawālībī, a member of the group's Shūrá (...
The Alexandrian courts will begin on September 25 the first hearing surrounding the Two Saints Church bombing against Prime Minister 'Isām Sharaf, Minister of Interior Mansūr al-'Isawī and Public Prosecutor 'Abd al-Majīd Mahmūd who were accused of slowing down the case. Read original text in ...
The head of the Military Judiciary Authority, 'Ādil Mūsá, denied that the emergency law has been abolished, saying it will remain in place until June 30. He added that the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) did not activate the emergency law either, and it was in fact the government in...
*/ */ */ Muhammad Mursī, the chairman of the Freedom and Justice Party, and Dr. Muhammad Sa‘d al-Katātnī, Secretary-General of the party, met Saudi Arabia’s ambassador */ who confirmed that Saudi Arabia is prepared to play a big role in the development process, both...
Two German parliamentarians said Egypt and Germany’s economic relations and trade will not be affected if Islamists win in the parliamentary elections in Egypt this year. They stressing German investors did not from turn away from Egypt after the Egyptian January 25 Revolution despite the...
Al-Jazeera's Chairman Wadah Khanfar declared that he would be stepping down from his position after 8 years. There is much controversy surrounding this, as a Wikileaks cable recently released shows his cooperation with some American intelligence services.
Presidential candidate Muhammad al-Barād‘ī called for full application of the party-list proportional representation in the upcoming elections. He called the PR system the best way to represent all segments of Egyptian society following decades of democratic absence. Read original text in Arabic...
The Freedom and Justice Party's (FJP) vice president 'Isām al-'Iryān held a meeting with Egyptian investors in order to identify their political and economic trends, and called on them to support the tourism sector in order to encourage growth in the Egyptian economy. This statement was made...
The salafī party al-Nūr have refused requests from members of the dissolved National Democratic Party (NDP) party to run in the upcoming parliamentary elections under their party.
Sources from inside the democratic alliance have revealed candidates from the Muslim Brotherhood’s (MB) Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) are currently dominating the preliminary list formed by the electoral coordination committee.
Prime Minister 'Isām Sharaf has promised to lift the emergency law once Egypt regains a stable state of security, which has been a fragile issue since the breakdown of the police institution after the January 25 revolution.
Osama al-'Abd, Chairman of Azhar University, has said the January 25 revolution's aim was to achieve reform and a better future for Egyptians, adding that the Azhar's role is to spread the moderate principles of Islam.
Five journalists affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) applied on Monday (September 19, 2011) competing for board positions in the Journalists Syndicate elections, scheduled for October 14, 2011.
The Israeli ambassador to Egypt, Yitzhak Levanon, will reportedly be returning to Cairo after the Jewish holiday season. Four Israeli diplomats - the consul, chancellor, head of security and his deputy - are said to have arrived in Cairo on Monday (September 19), but Levanon and some remaining...
Muhammad Mursī, chairman of the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) - the political wing of the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) - and Dr. Muhammad Sa‘d al-Katātnī, Secretary-General of the party, met with Saudi Arabia’s ambassador in Cairo on Monday (September 19), who stressed his country's desire to...
The Political Parties Affairs Committee on Monday rejected the establishment of al-Jamā‘ah al-Islāmiyah’s “Construction and Development Party.” In a statement on Monday, the committee said it rejected the proposed party for its "purely religious" platform, which violates the law on political...
The White House has said that a "legacy of mistrust" between the United States and the Arab world has made it difficult for President Barack Obama to improve U.S.-Arab relations, and America's image in the Arab world.
Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned the Arab nations swept up in uprisings not to allow the US or NATO to influence the post-revolution political systems they form.
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