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The former UN Secretary General and former honorary president of the National Council for Human Rights, Boutros Ghaly told Al-Masry Al-Youm that he cannot judge President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's performance...
13:00
The EU Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis on Wednesday met with human rights activist Alaa Abd El-Fattah, according to the Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies. The meeting...
10:55
Sohag detectives, headed by Brigadier General Hussein Hamid, unraveled the mysterious killing of three family members who were shot dead while riding a motorcycle in front of their house in Maragha, Sohag. Major General...
08:56
The shadow of a Philippine Army personnel is cast on boxes of relief items from U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) for the victims of super typhoon Haiyan, at Villamor Air Base in Manila 13 November 2013. 
Auditors and employees at the US Agency for International Development say critical assessments of the agency's work in Egypt were removed from a report before it was released by the agency's inspector general,...
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Younis Makhyoun
Sources from the Salafi-oriented Nour Party said that the problem the party leaders suffer from is the search for Coptic candidates on its electoral lists to fulfill legal conditions of including Copts on all the lists...

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Cairo Criminal Court sentenced 26 suspects on Wednesday to prison in the...
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The death of three school children in Cairo’s Matariya, Giza’s...
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Sherif Khaled, managing director of Falcon security company, says he has...
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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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