CAIRO (Reuters) - The trial of former Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, deposed by the army and sentenced to 20 years in jail, was "badly flawed" and appears to have been politically motivated, Human Rights Watch said on Sunday.
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt said on Saturday it had extended by three months a state of emergency imposed on parts of northern Sinai in October after Islamist militants stepped up attacks in the peninsula bordering Israel, Gaza and the Suez Canal.
NBC's investigation into Brian Williams has turned up another possible fabrication, this one involving the unrest at Egypt's Tahrir Square, reports the New York Times. The newspaper doesn't have the specifics, but it puts forward one possibility: In February 2011, Williams appeared on the Daily Show and told Jon Stewart...
Shakur Sozahdah Models With Her Beautiful Sisters For Derick G Longtime BOSSIP fans may recognize Egyptian beauty Shakur Sozahdah from previous posts on the site. She recently did a shoot with the acclaimed Miami photographer Derick G and she was
It was Grant Morrison's favorite comic of 2013, my favourite comic of the 21st century, and it delighted even the most stone-hearted of comic critics. Ballistic, a five-issue series from Black Mask by filmmaker Adam Egypt Mortimer and blockbuster artist Darick Robertson, last hit the streets in 2014. Show More Summary
Spike has just released the first trailer for its three-day event, TUT – the story of Pharaoh Tutankhaten, the boy king of Egypt. It’s pretty spectacular – and not a little violent. Check it out after the jump. TUT premieres on Spike on July 19th. The people of Egypt need a hero, but only one … Continue reading Majestic Trailer: TUT! ?
This week, more than 400 folks interested in all things ancient Egyptian are making their way to Houston for the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Research Center in Egypt. Running from April 24 to 26, this is the first … Continue reading ?
Egypt's ousted president, Mohamed Morsi, was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison without parole on charges related to the killing of 10 protesters. The verdict came five months after a court dropped charges against Morsi's predecessor, Hosni Mubarak, over the killing of hundreds of protesters...
For most people, a hangover will have them reaching for the painkillers and greasy breakfast, but those living in ancient Egypt had a rather different approach. ||| FOR most people a hangover will have them reaching for the painkillers and greasy breakfast, but those living in ancient Egypt had a rather different approach. Show More Summary
There may be no messier spot on the planet than Yemen, and too many nations—Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the Gulf states, Iran, and the United States, too—are making it still messier by cramming it into the framework of the most divisive regional...Show More Summary
One of Egypt’s wealthiest businessmen personally vouched for Mohamed Fahmy in court on Wednesday, telling the judge the Canadian journalist “has no relation to the Muslim Brotherhood.” Fahmy was sentenced last year, along with Egyptian producer Baher Mohamed and Australian correspondent Peter Greste, to between seven and 10 years in prison on terror-related charges in […]
CAIRO (Reuters) - One of Egypt's wealthiest businessmen, Naguib Sawiris, testified for the defense on Wednesday at the retrial of two Al-Jazeera television journalists, possibly boosting their standing in a case criticized from abro...
KERDASA, Egypt (Reuters) - Egyptian police often raid homes in this rundown village just outside Cairo, residents say -- part of a broad crackdown on Islamists that has included the imprisonment of ousted president Mohamed Mursi.
Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed currently freed on bail to appear in Cairo court for hearing in their retrial.
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey is very concerned by the sentencing of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi to 20 years in prison, the country's foreign ministry said on Wednesday.
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's ousted Islamist president, Mohammed Morsi, was convicted of using force against protesters and sentenced to 20 years in prison on Tuesday, the first verdict against him since he was removed by the military nearly two years ago.
BP Group CEO Robert Dudley said that world's leading energy giant British Petroleum will start investing into major Egyptian gas project in 2015.
Amnesty International denounced Morsi's trial as a "sham'', as rights groups have called many of the trials over the past two years. The post Egypt sentences ousted Morsi to 20 years in prison appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The disgraced and erstwhile Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has been sentenced to two decades in prison for his involvement in criminal acts of...
Mohamed Morsi supporters gather in Istanbul, Turkey after the Egyptian leader’s ousting in 2013. Sadik Gulec / Shutterstock.com In a verdict which an Amnesty International official says “shatters any remaining illusion of independence...Show More Summary