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Aug 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from THE TIMES OF ISRAEL: A well known Egyptian social activist and blogger posted a photo to Facebook Saturday of herself and another unidentified women defecating and menstruating on an Islamic State flag while in the nude, in what appears to be a protest against the Islamist terror group’s recent advances in northern Iraq ...

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Aug 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from Jihad Watch: The wife of former Egyptian president Muhammad Morsi is the latest Muslim Brotherhood “insider” to threaten to expose the special relationship between Morsi and the Obama administration—a relationship the latter insists never existed. Nagla Mahmoud, Morsi’s wife, is reportedly angry at some statements recently made by Hillary Clinton, including that Morsi was ...

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Aug 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's highest administrative court dissolved Saturday the political party of the banned Muslim Brotherhood and ordered its assets liquidated, in the latest move against the 86-year old Islamist group. The decision against the Freedom and Justice Party comes ahead of parliamentary elections expected this year and prevents the group from trying to rejoin ...

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Aug 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

Excerpted from MEE: A fresh wave of sectarian-inspired clashes have broken out in the Egyptian city of Minya, local media reported on Tuesday. Violence in the religiously mixed city in Upper Egypt, some 200km south of Cairo, reportedly spread from the nearby Yaacoub village following a dispute. Around a dozen people have been arrested, various news ...

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Aug 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

(Reuters) - Israel agreed on Monday to an Egyptian proposal for a three-day ceasefire in a four-week-old Gaza war, to start at 0500 GMT on Tuesday, an Israeli official said. "We agree to begin implementing the Egyptian initiative. If the ceasefire is upheld there will be no need for any presence of (Israeli) forces in the ...

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Jul 31, 2014 No Comments ›› Ayala Chaviva

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from JPOST: The Egyptian government on Monday proposed a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinian groups in the Gaza Strip according to which the two sides would end “hostilities” as of 9 a.m. Tuesday. The proposal, which was published on the eve of US Secretary of State John Kerry’s expected visit to Cairo, states that ...

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Jun 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

A defendant reacts during a trial Wednesday in the killing of a senior Egyptian police officer last year. The court sentenced 12 accused to death. (Mohamed Kamal / Al Masry Al Youm / June 18, 2014) Excerpted from Bare Naked Islam: An Egyptian criminal court sentenced 12 of ousted Islamist President Mohamed Morsi supporters to death ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

CAIRO -- An Al-Jazeera Arabic service journalist who had been on hunger strike for more than four months to protest his prolonged detention without charges in Egypt walked free Tuesday to cheers. The mother, wife and brothers of 26-year-old Abdullah Elshamy met him as he walked out of a police station in a northern Cairo suburb. ...

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Jun 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

#BREAKING: Egypt's former army chief won presidency by a landslide of 96.91 percent, per election commission - @AP— 7NEWS Denver Channel (@DenverChannel) June 3, 2014 CAIRO – Security forces closed Cairo's famed Tahrir Square for planned celebrations Tuesday ahead of the announcement of official results from Egypt's presidential election, expected to confirm the victory of ...

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Jun 2, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

LUXOR, Egypt – A security official in Egypt says a mob of angry Islamists has burned shops owned by Coptic Christians near the ancient city of Luxor hours before a trial for a Coptic Christian accused of blasphemy. The official says the attack early Monday saw Islamists throw gasoline bombs at the shops in the ...

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May 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) - General Abdel Fatah al Sisi, the former Egyptian Defense Minister who last summer led the country’s military in ousting an elected president who was a member of the Muslim Brotherhood, has a higher favorable rating among Egyptians than President Barack Obama has among Americans when a recent Pew Research Center survey of Egyptians ...

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May 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(Reuters) - Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the general who ousted an elected Islamist president and is set to become Egypt's next head of state, called on the United States to help fight jihadi terrorism to avoid the creation of new Afghanistans in the Middle East. In his first interview with an international news organization in the run-up ...

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May 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from JPOST: A Russian delegation met with a number of senior Egyptian army officials and agreed on the general plans to hold joint military exercises, a source told an Egyptian newspaper. The Russian military delegation left Egypt on Friday after a four-day visit to boost cooperation, the source told Al-Shorouk. The source added that the parties ...

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May 5, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

CAIRO (AP) — Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, the former military chief who removed Egypt's Islamist president and who is now considered certain to become the next president in elections this month, said the Muslim Brotherhood will never return as an organization, accusing it of using militant groups to destabilize the country. El-Sissi spoke in the first TV interview ...

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Apr 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Raymond Ibrahim: A young boy in Egypt, apparently no more than six-years-old, was recently raped by a Muslim Brotherhood member “angered” at the child for singing praises to Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, widely seen in Egypt as the hero of the revolution that saw the ousting of Muhammad Morsi and the Brotherhood in July ...

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Apr 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Minya (Egypt) (AFP) - An Egyptian court sentenced 682 alleged Islamists and Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie to death on Monday, a lawyer and prosecutor said, after two brief sessions the defence partly boycotted. The same court in the southern province of Minya also reversed 492 of 529 death sentences it passed in March, commuting most ...

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Apr 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: Young Christian women are facing a greater risk of being kidnapped by extremists, tortured, and even forced to convert to Islam since the Arab Spring ended in 2011. This year already has seen a spike in the incidents, according to a report by the non-profit advocacy group International Christian Concern. It has ...

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Apr 1, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) – Eyewitnesses have given a harrowing account of the murder in Cairo of a young Coptic Christian woman, hauled out of her car and beaten and stabbed to death by a Muslim mob, apparently targeted because of a cross hanging from her rear-view mirror. The incident occurred in the Cairo suburb of Ain Shams after ...

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Mar 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) walks with Gen. Sidqi Sobhi (R) after meeting with members of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, in Cairo March 26, 2014. Credit: REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of Defence/Handout (Reuters) - Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the general who ousted Egypt's first freely elected leader, on Wednesday declared his candidacy for ...

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Mar 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Cairo (AFP) - An Egyptian court sentenced 529 supporters of deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi to death on Monday after just two hearings, in the largest mass sentencing in the country's modern history. The defendants in the southern province of Minya are part of a larger group of more than 1,200 alleged Islamists accused of killing ...

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Mar 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Mar 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Obama is attempting to restore the Muslim Brotherhood to power by denying the regime the ability to defend itself against hostile internal armed forces currently operating against it. Excerpted from The Washington Free Beacon: The Obama administration has turned down an urgent appeal from Egypt’s government for the delivery of U.S. Apache attack helicopters needed for ...

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Mar 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Mar 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: A Muslim Brotherhood-affiliated activist whose organization recently came under fire for holding an anti-Semitic rally in support of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi will head a fundraiser for Democratic Rep. Gerry Connolly (Va.). U.S.-based Muslim Brotherhood allies Akram Elzend and Sameh Elhennawy will co-host a fundraiser for Connolly later this month at ...

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