Hundreds march in Sudan against Mursi death sentence
Around 800 protesters marched through Sudan's capital on Friday against a court's decision this week to seek the death penalty for Egypt's ousted Islamist president Mohamed Mursi. Sudan's government has up to now declined to comment on the sentence in neighboring Egypt, describing it as an internal matter.
12 August, 2013 Key events in Egypt’s uprising and unrest CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities on Monday postponed plans to disperse two Cairo protest camps demanding the return of ousted President Mohammed Morsi after thousands of his supporters reinforced the sit-ins when news leaked to the press.
16 November, 2013 Islamist coalition calls for dialogue to ease Egypt’s crisis By Maggie Fick CAIRO (Reuters) - A coalition of Islamists said on Saturday it was ready to seek dialogue to end Egypt's bloody political crisis, on condition that the army-backed government halt a security crackdown. The public offer was the first of its kind by the group since the […]
11 May, 2016 Wide arrests in Egypt signal no-tolerance policy on critics CAIRO (AP) — Hours after marching in a peaceful protest against the government late last month, Yassin Mohammed and his friends were lingering in the area in a district of the Egyptian capital when police descended on them, piled them into a minibus and took them to a police […]
6 April, 2013 Egyptian court drops lawsuit to ban comedy show CAIRO (AP) — A Cairo court on Saturday dismissed a lawsuit filed by an Islamist lawyer demanding that a popular Egyptian satirist's TV show be banned for allegedly insulting the president and containing excessive sexual innuendo.
5 July, 2013 Egypt troops fire on pro-Morsi protesters, 1 dead CAIRO (AP) — The top leader of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, released from detention, is delivering a speech at the main rally in support of the ousted president, vowing to "gain our rights."