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Bibliotheca Alexandrina workers protest to dismiss director

More than 1500 workers staged a protest on Wednesday outside the Bibliotheca Alexandrina in Alexandria, preventing the director, Ismail Serag...

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Protesters in Alexandria reject newly appointed governor

Activists staged a silent vigil in Alexandria before the Memorial of the Unknown Soldier, rejecting the appointment of Osama al-Fouly...

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Security personnel riot after officer abuses conscript

Central Security conscripts in Dekheila, west of Alexandria, rioted on Sunday when a higher-ranking officer assaulted their colleague. Angry recruits...

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Alexandria demonstrators decry interior ministry reforms

More than 1000 protesters in Alexandria participated in a "Last Warning Friday" demonstration to protest recent attempts at reform by...

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Alexandria governor resigns

Alexandria governor Essam Salem submitted a letter of resignation Wednesday evening to Prime Minister Essam Sharaf and his cabinet. Salem...

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Bedouins kidnap television show cast, refuse to release on ransom

Armed Bedouins kidnapped Egyptian movie star Khaled El Sawy and 250 others from the cast and crew of the new...

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Trial of police officers postponed after victims' familes clash with defense lawyers

The trial of several police officers accused of killing demonstrators during the recent uprising was adjourned on Monday after the...

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Army thwarts prisoner escape attempt in Alexandria

Relatives of five men detained by police in Alexandria failed in an attempt to free them from a police van...

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Khaled Saeed case postponed until end of June

The Alexandria Criminal Court decided Saturday to postpone until 30 June the sentencing of the police officers from Sidi Gaber police station...

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Salafis in Alexandria protest murder of convert to Islam

Thousands of Salafis in Alexandria on Sunday protested against the killing of a Christian woman named Salwa Adel who converted...

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Thousands protest Alexandria governor appointment

Thousands of university professors, Muslim Brothers and 25 January Revolution Youth Coalition members protested  the appointment of a new Alexandria...

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Sawiris: I won't run for president

At a rally in Alexandria to declare the Free Egyptians Party's principles, billionaire party co-founder Naguib Sawiris said he would...

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Four Salafi suspects arrested over Alex church blast

Four Salafi Muslims have been detained for suspected involvement in the New Year's Eve Alexandria church bombing, security sources said....

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Farouk Hosni inaugurates 26th Alexandria Film Festival

The opening and closing ceremonies of the 26th Alexandria Film Festival for Mediterranean Countries, hosted by the Alexandria Opera House,...

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