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Smoke is seen rising from the Brigade Qaqaa headquarters, a former Libyan Army camp known as Camp 7 April, behind members of the Libya Shield, following clashes between rival militias at the Sawani road district in Tripoli, 24 August 2014. 
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi stressed on Thursday Egypt's commitment to non-interference in Libya's internal affairs, despite being "the most affected" by the deteriorating situation in...
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The National Alliance to Support Legitimacy (NASL) has called on its supporters on Thursday to rally on what it called the "voice of the poor is a revolution" starting Saturday.   This will mark the...
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Residents of Nagaa Shabana in North Sinai's Rafah discovered a young man's severed head on Friday.   The 23-year-old victim was kidnapped on Thursday near his house by armed men driving an SUV, according to...
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Prime Minister Ibrahim Mehleb said President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ordered the development of downtown Cairo as an area of heritage, adding that all the vendors that had occupied the streets have now been removed. Mehleb...
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Stock indexes rose sharply Thursday, backed by the purchases of Egyptian investors.   The main index EGX30 was up by 0.65 percent by the end of the trading session.   EGX70 recorded an increase of 0....

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A worker from St Mary's Lacor hospital disinfects villagers during an earlier Ebola outbreak in Uganda. Seven doctors and 13 health workers at Kampala's Mulago hospital are in quarantine after "at least one or two cases" were taken there, with one later dying from the virus.
The Egyptian Foreign Ministry warned citizens on Tuesday from...
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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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