Items related to political Islam

Reuters 21 Jul 2013
BERLIN  - In rare remarks on Egypt's government crisis, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has...
Noha El-Hennawy 03 Feb 2013
With the thrilling title “The Secret of the Temple,” a dissident from the Muslim Brotherhood has shaken the...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 10 Dec 2012
Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri posted a YouTube video on Monday urging Salafi leader Hazem Salah Abu Ismail and his...
Imam of Mohamed Ali Mosque leads Eid al-Fitr prayer, Cairo, 19 August 2012.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 26 Oct 2012
  Despite the Cabinet's ban on using political slogans in areas where Eid al-Adha prayers would be performed,...
Mai Shams El-Din 22 Aug 2012
News of the arrest of members of a jihadi group in Sinai, the bombing of three alleged terrorist cells in the border...
Noha El-Hennawy 06 Aug 2012
TUNIS — Ajmi Lourimi, a member of Ennahda’s highest decision-making body, stands out as one of the most...
In this photo released by the office of the Egyptian Presidency, President Mohammed Morsy, second from right, talks with Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi, second left, as they attend a military graduation ceremony with Prime Minister Kamal al-Ganzoury, left, and military Chief of Staff Sami Anan, right, in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, 17 July 2012.
Jahd Khalil 23 Jul 2012
Since the Free Officers coup ended colonial rule in Egypt 60 years ago, civilian groups — both secular and...
Noha El-Hennawy 27 Feb 2012
Before the revolution, Ahmed Ossama, a 35-year-old electrical engineer by training, made a conscious decision to pursue...
Protester holding banner reading "People wants an elected president soon" during a protest, Beni Suef, 17 January, 2012.
Reuters 22 Jan 2012
Western democracies should overcome their aversion to Islamist groups that enjoy popular support in North Africa and...
Arabic Edition 14 Dec 2011
Sheikh Hafez Salama, a famous Salafi figure in Suez, has said he is delighted by the large turnout in the parliamentary...