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A group called Soldiers of Egypt claimed responsibility for eight bombings since last November until April 2014, including the bombings of Cairo University, and targeting two police checkpoints on the 26 of July...
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Al-Masry Al-Youm reported Friday that Interim President Adly Mansour refused to issue a presidential decree pardoning detained activists, upon the request of the National Council for Human Rights. Mansour rejected the...
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The campaign of presidential candidate Hamdeen Sabbahi managed to collect the required 30,000 endorsements in the last 72 hours before the application deadline. Campaign member Hamid Gabr said the endorsements were...
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Presidential candidate Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Thursday that the Egyptian people have been patient for long, but the “next stage needs hard work to achieve the aspirations of the people.” This came in a...
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Cairo Criminal Court on Thursday postponed to 30 April the trial of 68 defendants accused of acts of violence in Tahrir Square that killed 32 people. The defendants are also charged with attempted murder, assaulting...

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Secretary of the Dostor Party in Daqahlia Mohamed Rashad Ghoneim resigned and...
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Khaled Ali Campaign
Former presidential hopeful and leftist activist Khaled Ali announced Sunday in...
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Judges Club spokesperson Mahmoud al-Sherif said that the club’s operation...
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Egypt Independent has obtained exclusive photos of deposed President Mohamed...
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This piece was written for Egypt Independent's final weekly print edition,...
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Protesters opposing Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy shout slogans against him and members of the Muslim Brotherhood during a demonstration in Tahrir square in Cairo June 30, 2013.
Egypt’s people and its army launched a new chapter in the country's...
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