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ISIS Video Purportedly Shows Mass Execution of 21 Egyptian Christians

According to Reuters, ISIS released another grisly beheading video on Sunday, this one purportedly showing the execution of 21 Coptic Christians …

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Islamic State release video showing beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians

A group of 21 Egyptian Christians, who were seized by Islamic State fighters while working in Libya, have been killed in a new video<p>Islamic State jihadists have released a video showing the murder of 21 Egyptians, who they captured in <b>Libya</b>around Christmas.<p>The Egyptians, dressed in orange jump …

Egypt faces new threat in al-Qaida-linked group Ansar Beyt al-Maqdis

An al-Qaida-inspired group has emerged as Egypt's biggest terrorist threat in a decade, after a week in which its members claimed responsibility for shooting down a military helicopter, assassinating a senior policeman, and exploding a huge bomb outside Cairo's police headquarters.<p>Ansar Beyt …

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Mohamed Morsi defiant in face of jailbreak and conspiracy charges

The former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi has been charged with breaking out of jail during the 2011 uprising and conspiring with foreign groups, including Lebanon's Hezbollah, to spread violent chaos throughout Egypt.<p>Elsewhere in Cairo on Tuesday, turmoil continued with the murder of a police …

Egypt: protesters killed on anniversary of anti-Mubarak revolt

At least 54 people have been reported dead in clashes with anti-government protesters in Egypt on the third anniversary of the uprising that culminated in the overthrow of Hosni Mubarak as president.<p>Thousands of Egyptians also rallied in support of the army-led authorities, underlining the …

Egyptian editor backtracks after saying 'Americans will be killed in streets'

A prominent Egyptian editor who threatened that Americans could be slaughtered in the streets has been forced to backtrack on his remarks after they were reported by western media.<p>In an extreme example of the growing xenophobic rhetoric by media outlets who back the country's army chief, General …

Egyptians defy violence to vote on constitution

Pro-government Egyptians have ignored a string of fatal clashes to vote for the first time in the post-Morsi era, in a referendum opposed by secular activists and loyalists to the ousted president.<p>Most polling stations were calm, with up to 160,000 soldiers policing voting queues across the …

Egypt Clashes Ahead Of Referendum Leave At Least 3 Dead

CAIRO, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Three people were killed in clashes in Egypt on Friday, security sources said, ahead of a referendum next week on a new constitution.<p>Ousted President Mohamed Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood has called for a boycott of the January 14 and 15 referendum, which is also seen by some …

Egyptian army chief Abdel Fatah al-Sisi hints he will run for president

Egypt's army chief has given his clearest indication yet that he will run for president. General Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, the man who ousted Mohamed Morsi after mass protests last July, appeared to tell military colleagues on Saturday that he would view a strong yes vote in this week's constitutional …

Egyptian courts convict 113 over pro-Mursi protests

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian courts convicted 113 Muslim Brotherhood supporters on Thursday on charges including attacking police, rioting and weapons …

Egypt regime accused of crimes against humanity over coup crackdown

Lawyers to file complaint at the International Criminal Court, accusing the Cairo regime of a 'systematic campaign of repression' against protesters<p>Egypt regime killed at least 1,120 civilians and committed “crimes against humanity” while crushing protests against last year’s coup, according to …