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Justice Minister Mahfouz Saber met with European Union Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis on Tuesday, 21 October 2014. Justice ministry handout
The image "western media organisations" reflect regarding death sentences issued in Egypt is "false", the justice minister told European Union Special Representative for Human Rights on Tuesday....
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Egypt will introduce two new cash benefits early next year as part of government efforts to minimize the impact of subsidy cuts on the poor, a government minister said.   President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi’s...
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“My position vis-a-vis the current regime is clearly known as was my position vis-a-vis all regimes.” With this statement responded Hamdeen Sabbahi to a report published in Al-Masry Al-Youm about a meeting...
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The Alexandria Court of Urgent Matters on Tuesday set 25 November to issue its verdict on a lawsuit filed by Tarek Mahmoud, the secretary general of the coalition supporting the ‘Long live Egypt’ fund,...
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Former Presidential Hopeful Hamdeen Sabbahi said that the goal behind attending a meeting to support “the country’s cohesion” on Sunday was not political or to support the regime or political...

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On 6 April, security forces clashed with hundreds of protesters, most of them from the April 6...

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Despite assurances of increased security for Egypt's public transportation...
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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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