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News: Egypt

We have started to collect the most important news related to Egypt in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Egypt: news

Egyptian protester on Cairo unrest

Thursday, January 27th 2011, 11:24
related places: Cairo

Thousands of people in Egypt have been taking part in demonstrations, demanding an end to President Mubarek's regime. Gigi Ibrahim is a protestor.
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Egypt braces for further protests

Thursday, January 27th 2011, 10:29

Authorities in Egypt brace for more demonstrations, following two days of unrest that have left at least four people dead.
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Hundreds of arrests in Egypt crackdown

Thursday, January 27th 2011, 6:37

About 700 people have been arrested throughout Egypt in a crackdown against anti-government protests, security officials have said.
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Hundreds held over Egypt protests

Wednesday, January 26th 2011, 23:03
related places: Cairo, Suez

About 700 people are arrested across Egypt as police clash with anti-government protesters in several cities, with two people reported dead in Cairo.
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Fresh protests in Egyptian cities

Wednesday, January 26th 2011, 16:30

Police have clashed with anti-government protesters in two major Egyptian cities following Tuesday's unprecedented protests
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Egypt threatens protester arrests

Wednesday, January 26th 2011, 14:42

Egypt's interior ministry warns against protest and threatens marchers with arrest and prosecution, as a fourth person dies following a "day of revolt".
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Egypt police end Cairo protests

Wednesday, January 26th 2011, 8:30
related places: Cairo

Police in Cairo fire tear gas and water cannon to break up rare anti-government protests which have left three people dead.
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Running battles on the streets of Cairo

Wednesday, January 26th 2011, 8:10
related places: Cairo

There's been violence on the streets of Cairo, as Egyptians demand more jobs, cheaper food and less corruption in government.
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Three killed in Egyptian protests

Wednesday, January 26th 2011, 2:09
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia

At least three people have been killed in a day of rare anti-government protests across Egypt inspired by the uprising in Tunisia.
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Egypt's protests 'day of revolt'

Tuesday, January 25th 2011, 21:32
related places: Cairo

Thousands of protesters have marched through Cairo chanting anti-government slogans, after activists called for a "day of revolt" in a web message.
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'Remarkable scenes' in Cairo

Tuesday, January 25th 2011, 13:57
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia
related places: Cairo

Anti-government protests have broken out in Egypt after an internet campaign inspired by the uprising in Tunisia.
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Gaza group 'bombed Egypt church'

Sunday, January 23rd 2011, 13:54
related places: Alexandria

The Army of Islam - a small al-Qaeda-linked group in Gaza - was behind the New Year's Day deadly bomb attack on a church in Alexandria, Egypt says.
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Egyptian kills himself with fire

Tuesday, January 18th 2011, 15:08
related places: Cairo

A man dies after setting himself on fire in Egypt's northern port city of Alexandria, in the latest such incident in North Africa.
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Egyptian man sets himself alight

Monday, January 17th 2011, 17:44
related places: Cairo

A man has set himself on fire outside the parliament building in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
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Man sets himself on fire in Cairo

Monday, January 17th 2011, 16:21
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia
related places: Cairo

A man has set himself on fire in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, in an apparent copy of a student's protest in Tunisia which led to the government collapsing.
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Risk contained

Monday, January 17th 2011, 1:17
related countries: Tunisia Tunisia

No sign of Tunisian uprising spreading to Egypt
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Egyptian to die for Copt murders

Sunday, January 16th 2011, 11:40

An Egyptian man is sentenced to death for killing six Coptic Christians and a Muslim police officer at a Christmas mass in January 2010.
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Deadly gun attack on Egypt train

Tuesday, January 11th 2011, 22:35

An Egyptian policeman shoots dead a Christian man and wounds others on a train, sparking fears of a sectarian attack and triggering protests.
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Egypt recalls Vatican ambassador

Tuesday, January 11th 2011, 16:38

Egypt recalls its Vatican ambassador for consultation after Pope Benedict XVI urged the country to do more to protect its Christian minority.
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Tight security for Egypt's Copts

Friday, January 7th 2011, 7:58

Coptic Christians celebrate Christmas amid tight security after a bomb attack on a church in Egypt in which 23 people died.
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Tight security for Coptic Christmas

Friday, January 7th 2011, 4:49

Coptic Christians celebrate Christmas Eve amid tight security after a bomb attack on a church in Egypt in which 23 people died
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Coptic churches raise security

Thursday, January 6th 2011, 10:29

The Coptic Orthodox Church across Europe has increased security ahead of the Coptic Christmas Eve today after receiving terror threats following the bomb attack in Egypt.
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Growing grievance

Wednesday, January 5th 2011, 16:42

Pressure on Egypt to deal with Coptic complaints
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Coptic pope urges calm in Egypt

Tuesday, January 4th 2011, 15:53

The head of Egypt's Coptic church appeals for calm as protesters clash with police for a third day, over the New Year blast that killed 23 churchgoers.
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Copts report Europe attack threat

Monday, January 3rd 2011, 19:16

Coptic churches in Europe reveal they have been threatened in the wake of the New Year's Day bomb attack in Egypt.
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Egypt police guard Coptic church

Monday, January 3rd 2011, 13:56
related places: Alexandria

Hundreds of Egyptian riot police are deployed outside the church in Alexandria where 21 Christians were killed in a New Year's Day bomb attack.
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Egyptian Copts clash with police

Monday, January 3rd 2011, 0:58
related places: Alexandria

Egyptian Coptic Christians angered by a deadly bombing at a church in Alexandria clash with police for a second day.
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Egypt buries church bomb victims

Sunday, January 2nd 2011, 4:45
related places: Alexandria

The Coptic community in Egypt starts to bury its dead after a bomb attack outside a church in Alexandria on New Year's Eve.
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Call for unity after Egypt blast

Saturday, January 1st 2011, 20:28
related places: Alexandria

Egypt's president urges Muslims and Christians to unite against terrorism after a church bombing in Alexandria killed 21 people and sparked clashes.
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Deadly blast at Egyptian church

Saturday, January 1st 2011, 15:18
related places: Alexandria

Egypt blames a suicide bomber with foreign links for a blast which killed at least 21 people at an Alexandria church and sparked a Christian-Muslim clash.
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CCTV of Egypt church bomb attack

Saturday, January 1st 2011, 10:00
related places: Alexandria

Egypt has blamed a suicide bomber with foreign links for a blast which killed at least 17 people at an Alexandria church and sparked a Christian-Muslim clash.
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Egyptian flood kills girls on bus

Friday, December 31st 2010, 15:52

Fifteen people, mostly schoolgirls, were drowned when a school bus was swept off the road by flood waters, Egyptian police say.
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Egypt crash kills eight Americans

Sunday, December 26th 2010, 11:21
related countries: United States United States

Eight US tourists die, and 21 are injured, when their tour bus hits a stationary lorry in southern Egypt, local media and police say.
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Egypt lifts Red Sea diving ban

Thursday, December 23rd 2010, 17:24

The Egyptian authorities lift all diving restrictions in the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh following the shark attacks earlier this month.
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Egypt uncovers 'Israeli spy ring'

Monday, December 20th 2010, 17:46
related countries: Israel Israel

Egypt charges a businessman and two Israelis with recruiting spies for Israel, a day after they revealed an alleged cell that plotted to kidnap tourists.
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Egypt's Christian minority 'victims'

Friday, December 17th 2010, 0:19

Christian minorities in the Muslim World are coming under severe pressure and especially in Egypt, where an estimated tenth of the population is faithful to the Coptic Orthodox Church.
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Storms kill at least 18 in Egypt

Monday, December 13th 2010, 19:08

At least 18 people die in accidents caused by storms in Egypt, as fierce winds and heavy rain lash the eastern Mediterranean and Middle East.
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Egypt Red Sea beaches to reopen

Monday, December 13th 2010, 12:54

Egypt is to reopen beaches in the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh after a series of shark attacks, with new measures to protect swimmers.
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Cairo protests against 'rigged' election

Monday, December 13th 2010, 4:56
related places: Cairo

Hundreds of people take to the streets in Egypt's capital, Cairo, over what they say was a fraudulent election.
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Price of victory

Friday, December 10th 2010, 7:51

Egypt's 'most fraudulent poll will cost Mubarak dear'
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'Several sharks' in Egypt attacks

Thursday, December 9th 2010, 11:57
related countries: United States United States

Sharks of different species are behind a series of attacks on tourists at Egypt's Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, a US investigator says.
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Egypt fear for migrant 'hostages'

Wednesday, December 8th 2010, 17:51

The UN refugee agency expresses concern over 250 African migrants reportedly held hostage by people-smugglers in Egypt for up to six months.
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Egypt's ElBaradei criticises poll

Wednesday, December 8th 2010, 17:45

One of the leading campaigners for democratic reform in Egypt, Mohamed ElBaradei, condemns the recent parliamentary elections as a "farce".
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Israel rejects shark plot claims

Tuesday, December 7th 2010, 11:34
related countries: Israel Israel

Israel dismisses Egyptian claims that shark attacks in the Red Sea could have been caused by its foreign intelligence agency, Mossad.
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Mubarak party sweeps Egypt poll

Tuesday, December 7th 2010, 11:33

President Hosni Mubarak's NDP party wins Egypt's parliamentary poll, as opposition groups boycott the second round of voting over alleged vote-rigging.
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Shark watch

Tuesday, December 7th 2010, 8:22

Red Sea attacks spark Egypt tourism fears
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Witnesses describe 'horrific' shark attack

Monday, December 6th 2010, 18:24
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

A British couple who witnessed the latest shark attack in the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh have described the "horrendous" event.
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US experts aid Egypt shark probe

Monday, December 6th 2010, 11:11
related countries: United States United States

Egypt's tourism ministry calls in experts from the US and abroad to investigate the shark attacks off the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh.
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Egypt votes amid poll fraud row

Sunday, December 5th 2010, 20:10

Egyptians have been voting in a second round of parliamentary elections, a week after the first round was condemned for alleged fraud.
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Egypt shark attack kills German

Sunday, December 5th 2010, 19:35
related countries: Germany Germany

Egyptian authorities have hunted down and killed two sharks after a German woman was killed in a shark attack in the waters off the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh
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