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Egypt street battles leave at least 82 dead


Cairo: Egypt's capital descended into chaos Friday as vigilantes at neighborhood checkpoints battled Muslim Brotherhood-led protesters denouncing the ouster of President Mohammed Morsi and a deadly c

After nearly 350 killed, Egypt faces new uncertainty

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Cairo: Egypt faced a new phase of uncertainty on Thursday after the bloodiest day since its Arab Spring began, with nearly 350 people reported killed and thousands injured as police smashed two pro

Emergency imposed in Egypt, nearly 278 killed in crackdown

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Cairo: Security forces stormed the Cairo protest camps of ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi's supporters in a long-anticipated assault Wednesday that officials said led to almost 280 deaths a

Death toll in Egypt climbs to 421, Brotherhood defiant


A defiant Muslim Brotherhood Thursday vowed to bring down the military-backed government after Egypt witnessed its bloodiest day since the Arab Spring with at least 421 people killed in a crackdown by security forces on supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi.

Egypt police expected to besiege Morsi sit-ins

Supporters of Egypt’s ousted President have dug in at their two Cairo sit-ins after security officials said police would besiege the entrenched protest camps within 24 hours, perhaps as early as Monday morning.

Egypt ministry calls on protesters to depart

An Egyptian police official says that if followers of ousted President Mohammed Morsi abandon their protest sit-ins, this will allow his Muslim Brotherhood group to have a normal role in the political process.

Egypt tense: At least 72 killed at pro-Morsi Cairo rallies

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Cairo: At least 72 people were killed during clashes in Cairo on Saturday, Egypt's health ministry said, after violence erupted at a demonstration in support of ousted president Mohamed Morsi.

Egypt rival rallies planned as tensions soar


Activists for and against ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi have called rival rallies for the first Friday of Ramadan, as tensions soar over the army’s overthrow of the Islamist leader.

16 Egypt coup protesters shot dead in Cairo: Islamists

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Cairo: Sixteen Islamist activists were shot dead early on Monday during a protest outside a key Cairo army headquarters calling for ousted president Mohamed Morsi to be reinstated, his Muslim Brother

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