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Egypt on a knife-edge

Egypt's political crisis deepens as millions call for the ouster of President Mohamed Morsi
1 hour 6 min ago
Egyptian leftist Hamdeen Sabbahi on Saturday submitted the documents required to run in next month's presidential election. Read Full Article
4 days 6 hours ago
Two Egyptian policemen and a civilian were wounded in a bomb attack targeting a security checkpoint in central Cairo on Tuesday. Read Full Article
5 days 4 hours ago
Less than three weeks before the launch of official campaigning for the May 26-27 presidential election, supporters of Field Marshal Sisi are raring to go. Read Full Article
6 days 22 hours ago
A crude bomb exploded near a newly built hospital just minutes before it was inaugurated by Egypt's health minister, security officials said. Read Full Article
1 week 2 days ago
Three Al-Jazeera journalists were back in court on Thursday over their alleged links with the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood. Read Full Article
2 weeks 3 days ago
An Egyptian police general was killed and an assistant interior minister wounded in twin bombings targeting security posts near Cairo University on Wednesday. Read Full Article
2 weeks 5 days ago
In an unusual move, the judge trying three Al-Jazeera journalists on terror charges in Egypt called them out of the defendant's cage Monday to hear individual requests. Read Full Article
2 weeks 5 days ago
Egypt announced a presidential election for May 26-27, a poll likely to be swept by the retired army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi who deposed the Islamist president in July. Read Full Article
3 weeks 2 days ago
Egyptian army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said that he had quit the military to run for president and vowed to rid the country of "terrorism." Read Full Article
3 weeks 2 days ago
One person was killed and eight wounded Wednesday in clashes in Cairo between police and students backing Egypt's deposed Islamist president Mohammed Morsi. Read Full Article

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