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Al-Shabaab commander killed in US air strike on Somalia

Somali intelligence sources and government spokesman name target of Sunday’s air strike as Ahmed Mohamed Amey A US missile strike in southern Somalia on Sunday killed a senior commander in … Continue reading

May 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Egyptian army questions Mohamed Morsi over alleged Hamas terror links

News of overthrown president’s alleged help in 2011 attacks comes as showdown looms between Muslim Brotherhood and opponents The overthrown Egyptian president, Mohamed Morsi, is under investigation for aiding Hamas … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Morsi being investigated over claims of ‘colluding with Hamas’ in uprising

Deposed president alleged to have helped Palestinian Islamists murder Egyptian police during 2011 overthrow of Hosni Mubarak The overthrown Egyptian president, Mohamed Morsi, is under investigation for conspiring with Hamas … Continue reading

December 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Egypt protests galvanised by video of police beating naked man

Opponents of Mohamed Morsi say the footage proves that the president has chosen to order a brutal crackdown A video of a protester being beaten and stripped naked has galvanised … Continue reading

March 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tahrir Square sexual assaults reported during anniversary clashes

Campaigners in Egypt say at least 25 women have been assaulted, including one who was raped with a bladed weapon Amid Egypt’s ongoing civil unrest, at least 25 women have … Continue reading

February 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Violence flares in Egypt on anniversary of revolution

Five shot dead and scores of civilians and security forces injured as thousands take to streets for anti-Morsi protests Clashes broke out in several Egyptian cities on Friday, as thousands … Continue reading

February 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Protests erupt across Egypt after presidential decree

Opponents who accuse Mohamed Morsi of launching constitutional coup clash with Islamist president’s supporters A febrile and polarised Egypt turned on itself on Friday as protests spread across the country, … Continue reading

November 25, 2012 · Leave a comment