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Democratic Alliance to submit 'preliminary paper' on constitution

The Democratic Alliance for Egypt (DAE) is planning a “preliminary paper” to be presented to the constitutional committee tasked with...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 9 years ago

Signs of crisis between Brotherhood and Egypt's military

The Muslim Brotherhood on Wednesday issued its first strongly-worded statement against the ruling military council since the 25 January Revolution,...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

Military council to amend law on electoral constituencies

An official source has revealed that the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) is amending the new law on...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

Judicial sources: Investigation reopened into death of Saudi princess

Egypt’s public prosecutor is conducting investigations into the mysterious death of the wife of a Saudi prince in August 2010,...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

Brotherhood demands cancelation of pre-revolution travel bans

Abdel Moneim Abdel Maksoud, a lawyer for the Muslim Brotherhood, demanded that travel ban lists be cancelled in a memorandum...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

Attorney general orders assets-freeze for 52 police officers

The attorney general has ordered that the assets of 52 police officers be frozen. He also banned them from travel...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

MB deputy guide: Group will not segregate religion from politics

In an interview with Al-Masry Al-Youm, Muslim Brotherhood (MB) Deputy Guide Rashad al-Bayoumi said the group would not uncouple its...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

Jihadists, Salafists released; Bedouin, Palestinians remain in detention

The Ministry of Interior on Thursday released 42 prisoners associated with Egyptian Jihadist and Salafist groups two days after the...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

Palestinian inmates at notorious Egyptian prison declare hunger strike

Ninety-six Palestinians held in Egypt's maximum-security Al-Aqrab prison have declared a hunger strike. Prisoners claim they were jailed without justification...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

Constitution Committee considers making VP elected position

The Constitutional Amendments Committee is considering adding an article stipulating that the vice president should be elected and not appointed...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

Egypt releases Islamist political prisoners

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior released 109 political detainees belonging to Islamist groups including Salafi Jihad, al-Takfir wal-Hijra, and al-Jihad. Prisoners...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

Palestinians suspected of forming clandestine network in Egypt

The Egyptian State Security Investigation Bureau is interrogating a number of Palestinians residing in Egypt on suspicions of forming a...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

'Torture victim' to sue Egyptian Interior Ministry

Osama Mostafa Hassan Nasr, who the FBI believes has links to al-Qaeda, said he has assigned an Italian lawyer to file...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago

700 Brotherhood election campaigners released, says group

Over the past few days, the Ministry of Interior has released 700 members of the Muslim Brotherhood who had been...

Ahmed el-Khatib Ahmed el-Khatib 10 years ago