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UK weapons sales to oppressive regimes top £3bn a year

The Guardian - ‎7 hours ago‎
In 2015 the UK also approved licences of £84m of military equipment to Egypt, despite concerns about the country's direction since the July 2013 coup that ousted its elected president, Mohamed Morsi. Figures show that in July 2015, a month after the UK ...

Britain selling record amount of weaponry to repressive regimes

Press TV - ‎1 hour ago‎
... government also approved licenses of $123 million in sales of military equipment to Egypt, despite concerns over the country's repressive policies since the July 2013 coup that ousted the country's first democratically-elected president, Mohamed Morsi.
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Egypt's army kills 36 militants, defuses 38 bombs in Sinai

Xinhua - ‎3 hours ago‎
Egypt has been battling a growing wave of anti-government terrorism since the military removed former Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in July 2013 and later blacklisted his Muslim Brotherhood group. A Sinai-based militant group loyal to the Islamic ...
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No Terrorist Groups Took Credit for Downing EgyptAir Flight 804. So Experts Have Other Theories

TIME - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Targeting EgyptAir, a parastatal company closely identified with the government, amounts to striking a blow against President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi, who alienated millions of Islamists when he deposed his elected predecessor, President Mohamed Morsi ...
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Reconciliation becomes focal point of Minya sectarian strife

Daily News Egypt - ‎10 hours ago‎
The use of these sessions, though long-established, spiralled after the ouster of Mohamed Morsi and his Muslim Brotherhood regime in July 2013, with over a third of Egyptian governorates documented as using them, especially in Minya.

Is political Islam fading?

Hurriyet Daily News - ‎May 27, 2016‎
The movement has not been able to grasp the modern nation-state, which triggered an internal discussion as to whether they should adapt themselves to the nation-state or not.

Mideast cash-for-coverage media wars in Washington

Middle East Eye - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Doha, which backed the Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Morsi in Egypt's political transition after the Arab Spring, tried to convince the US and other Western powers that political Islam was the Arab world's best hope for democracy.

Egypt 'unjustly' imprisoned 152 people over Red Sea protests, HRW says

Middle East Eye - ‎May 26, 2016‎
In the 2013 Rabaa incident, at least 817 protesters, mostly supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, were killed by security forces, according to HRW.
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Amnesty tells Europe to halt arms exports to Egypt

The Times of Israel - ‎May 25, 2016‎
An Egyptian soldier patrols outside al-Maza military airport where the bodies of the members of security forces, who were killed in northern Sinai province during an attack the day before, had been flown on January 30, 2015 in the capital Cairo.
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Christian homes set ablaze in Egyptian village 'love story'

Middle East Online - ‎May 26, 2016‎
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was hailed by the church and many Muslims as their saviour from Islamists after the former army chief toppled Egypt's Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in 2013. Sisi had been a member of the ruling military council ...

Egypt's struggle for rebirth

New Era - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Egypt experienced two deep-going revolutions in recent times: the youth-led protests of 2011 that removed president Hosni Mubarak from office and the protests of 2013 that removed from office Mohamed Morsi, a leader of the Muslim Brotherhood elected ...

Dozens of Protesters Jailed Unjustly in Egypt, Human Rights Groups Charge

The Media Line - ‎May 26, 2016‎
The following year, Egyptians chose Mohamed Morsi, the head of the Muslim Brotherhood, as their president. Morsi was overthrown by Sisi the following year.
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HRW: Egypt 'unjustly' jailed scores of protesters

Middle East Monitor - ‎May 26, 2016‎
In the years following the military coup against former President Mohamed Morsi, Egyptian authorities have launched a relentless crackdown on dissent that has largely targeted Morsi's supporters and members of the Muslim Brotherhood.

A 'Clash' of opinions: Cairo unimpressed with Cannes favorite 'Eshtebak'

Al-Bawaba - ‎May 24, 2016‎
... which was selected to open the "Un Certain Regard" category at Cannes, takes place in the back of a police vehicle, in which individuals representing opposing political views have been arrested amid protests following the overthrow of Mohamed Morsi.
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Egypt quashes prison sentences for 47 protesters

Middle East Online - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Rights campaigners accuse President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi of crushing dissent since he deposed his democratically elected Islamist predecessor Mohamed Morsi in 2013. Lawyer Mokhtar Mounir, who represented several of the defendants, criticised the fines ...
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Global Donors Forum in Istanbul seeks new humanitarian approach, improve perception of Muslims

Daily Sabah - ‎May 26, 2016‎
It was criticized when it opposed the coup regime in Egypt and supported the deposed President Mohamed Morsi, or after the famous "one minute" incident at the World Economic Forum where President Erdoğan spoke out (against Israeli war crimes, ...

What does it mean to be a political prisoner in Egypt?

Middle East Eye - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Since their arrest after the military coup, the minister of supply in deposed Mohamed Morsi's government, Bassem Ouda, and Muslim Brotherhood spokesman, Ahmed Arif, have, for the first time, been publicly heard in an Egyptian court protesting their ...
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Egyptian government expels French journalist 'for no reason'

Middle East Eye - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Egypt denies that its security services were involved in Regeni's killing. Sisi seized power from the democratically elected Mohamed Morsi in 2013 following popular protests against the Muslim Brotherhood president. But Sisi faces growing discontent ...
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Egyptian army says 88 militants killed in past 4 days during military raids

Business Standard - ‎May 25, 2016‎
The attacks targeting police and military increased after the ouster of Islamist ex-president Mohamed Morsi in 2013, following massive protests against his rule, by the military.

Morsi Supply Minister Bassem Ouda: Never Sold Off Any Egyptian Islands! Why Am I in Prison? - ‎May 17, 2016‎
Symbols of Egypt's January 2011 Revolution are seen - and heard - Tuesday in a court session in their trial, the so-called Rabaa Sit-In case, in which heavily-armed coup forces ferociously massacred thousands of unarmed civilian men, women and children ...