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Egypt crisis

Egypt's government in 'shock' resignation, paving way for Sisi

One-Minute Read
Mon 24 Feb, AT 13:05

Armed forces chief, Field Marshal Abdul Fattah al-Sisi, widely expected to become president

Ansar Beit al-Maqdis claim responsibilty for the attack

Egypt: Islamist terror group gives tourists two days to leave

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Wed 19 Feb, AT 09:55

Ansar Beit al-Maqdis has threatened to attack tourists if they don't leave Egypt by Thursday

Egypt's ex-president appears in court in soundproof glass cage

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Tue 28 Jan, AT 15:24

Mohammed Morsi silenced by government as he faces charges relating to 2011 jail break

Egyptian ballet paper depicting a yes vote

Egypt: huge vote for new constitution opens way for Sisi

First Reaction
Thu 16 Jan, AT 10:10

With voter support for new charter as high as 98%, military chief is almost certain to run for presidency

An Egyptian man votes

Egypt: fears of violence as vote on new constitution begins

Tue 14 Jan, AT 09:37

Draft charter seen as 'referendum' on removal of president Morsi and gives military more power


Mohammed Morsi tells judge his court is 'illegitimate'

Mon 4 Nov, AT 10:07

Former Egyptian president's 'circus-like hearing' adjorned until 8 January

Obama secretly suspends aid to Egypt, acknowledging 'coup'

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Tue 20 Aug, AT 09:13

US President, under fire for indecision, is reported to have stopped aid as US reviews Egypt relations

Hosni Mubarak

Egypt: Mubarak to be freed as violence continues

Mon 19 Aug, AT 12:41

Obama under pressure to respond to army violence as 36 prisoners killed by tear gas

Egypt: more deaths as 'March of Anger' protests turn ugly

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Fri 16 Aug, AT 16:29

Violence returns to Egypt in week 638 people died in clashes between protesters and security forces

Egyptians are paying in blood for Obama's hopeless indecision

Fri 16 Aug, AT 12:17
Robert Fox

This marks the biggest retreat from global responsibility by a US President since Woodrow Wilson in 1919