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Brotherhood members set police vehicle on fire at 6 October city

Brotherhood students burn police car
30 Aug 2014
Major General Mahmoud Farouq, chief of Giza investigations department, said dozens of Muslim Brotherhood members set police vehicle on fire on Friday at Juhayna Square, 6 October city.   “The Brotherhood elements hurled Molotovs...
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White Knights Ultras members remanded into custody pending investigations

30 Aug 2014
North Cairo Prosecution remanded on Saturday 36 members of White Knights Ultras, fans of Zamalek Club, to 15 days into custody over investigations in clashes that took place on Thursday between them and security troops in Shobra district...
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More suspects involved in Helwan Battalions group arrested

30 Aug 2014
Security services arrested on Saturday more suspects affiliated to the Helwan Battalions armed group.   Informed security sources said the new suspects affiliated to the group which posted videos on internet threatening terrorist...
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Muslim Brotherhood figures get life, death sentences over Istiqama mosque violence

30 Aug 2014
Giza Criminal Court on Saturday sentenced six Muslim Brotherhood figures to life and gave other six fugitive suspects the death sentence pending approval of the mufti over involvement in the killing of 10 and injuring of 20 people...
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Forensic spokesperson: Mentally disabled girl shows no signs of sexual assault

30 Aug 2014
Forensic Medicine Department Spokesperson Hesham Abdel Hameed said the mentally-disabled girl, allegedly raped by policeman last week, has been examined and did not show sign of any injuries or indications of sexual assault.   The...
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Ain Shams police station set on fire

Egypt's newly appointed Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim speaks to media at his office in Cairo 5 January 2013. Reuters file photo. 
30 Aug 2014
Unidentified assailants set police fire to al-Haggana police station in Ain Shams district on Saturday in eastern Cairo at the intersection between Ain Shams and Ahmed Essmat streets, according to eyewitnesses.   The unknown...
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Kerry reassures Egypt over Apache delivery

30 Aug 2014
Secretary of State John Kerry told his Egyptian counterpart that the United States intends to make good on its promise to deliver 10 Apache helicopters to help Cairo's counterterrorism efforts. Kerry announced in June that he was...
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Sisi: Egypt committed to non-interference in Libyan affairs

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. 
29 Aug 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 Libya.   Egypt...
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Pro-Morsy alliance calls for demonstrations on Saturday

29 Aug 2014
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 beginning of a new...
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Decapitated head found in North Sinai's Rafah

29 Aug 2014
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 witness accounts....
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