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Mar 20, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Mar 13, 2014 Comments Off 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 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Mar 10, 2014 Comments Off 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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Mar 5, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain said Wednesday they have recalled their ambassadors from Qatar in the clearest move yet underscoring their apparent displeasure over Doha's support for the Islamist Muslim Brotherhood group in Egypt and elsewhere the region. The three Gulf Arab states made the announcement in ...

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Mar 4, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Times Of Israel: A Cairo court has ordered a ban on activities by the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas in Egypt, branding it a terror organization. The court also ordered that Hamas offices in the country be shut down and all dealings with the group suspended. Hamas blasted the move as ”an attempt to besiege ...

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Feb 25, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Guardian: An Egyptian prosecutor on Sunday accused the ousted Islamist president of passing state secrets to Iran's Revolutionary Guard, the first such explicit detail in an ongoing espionage trial. If convicted, Mohamed Morsi could face capital punishment. He already stands accused of a string of other charges, some of which also carry the ...

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Feb 24, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's military-backed government has quit, state-run Al Ahram said on Monday in a report confirmed by an Egyptian official, a step likely to pave the way for army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to declare his candidacy for president. The newspaper, citing an unnamed source in a report on its website, said ...

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Feb 23, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Cairo (AFP) - Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi Saturday urged supporters from a courtroom dock to press their "revolution", as a protest movement demanding his reinstatement shrinks in the face of a crackdown. The defiant call came during Morsi's trial on charges related to jailbreaks and attacks on police, as a separate court acquitted six police ...

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Feb 11, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

CAIRO - National Security arrested a local employee on Jan. 25 who works for the U.S. embassy in Cairo, the embassy confirmed Tuesday. “We confirm that one of our local employees was arrested on Jan. 25. According to our information, there are no charges against him so far,” said Mofid al-Deek, Media Attaché and the spokesperson ...

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Jan 29, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Cairo - Egypt's chief prosecutor has referred 20 journalists from Al-Jazeera - including one Australian presumed to be reporter Peter Greste - to stand trial on charges of allegedly joining or assisting a terrorist group and spreading false news that endangers national security. Mr Greste, along with his colleagues and the Al-Jazeera network, have repeatedly denied ...

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Jan 27, 2014 Comments Off Jack Flash

Soldiers and relatives carried the coffin of Ahmed Abul Atta, an Egyptian pilot killed when a military helicopter was shot down on Saturday. An Al Qaeda-linked Islamist militant group claimed responsibility. Excerpted from The New York Times: Islamist militants shot down an Egyptian military helicopter in the Sinai Peninsula with a surface-to-air missile over the ...

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Jan 24, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

NEW YORK – Two new, classifed documents leaked by Egyptian security implicate President Obama, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton in the aiding and abetting of terrorists. The documents have been entered as evidence in the criminal trials of former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi and other top Muslim Brotherhood leaders, scheduled to ...

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Jan 3, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY NEWS EGYPT: The onus is on Egypt’s military leadership to “move the process forward and to create a climate that’s inclusive for all parties and groups in Egypt,” said the United States Department of State on Tuesday. Deputy spokesperson for the department Marie Harf reiterated her government’s concern regarding the Egyptian cabinet’s decision ...

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Jan 3, 2014 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON FREE BEACON: The U.S. government is trying to apprehend an al Qaeda terrorist wanted for his role in the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack that killed four Americans. The suspect, Muhammad Jamal, was imprisoned in Egypt last fall and in September was being held by the Egyptian government. His current whereabouts could not be ...

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Dec 31, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: Interim governing authorities in Egypt ordered security forces on Tuesday to seize the assets of more than 500 Islamist leaders and Muslim Brotherhood members, the latest in a crackdown on the organization just slapped with the terrorist label. The Associated Press reported that Abdel-Azzem el-Ashri, a spokesman for the Justice Ministry, said ...

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Dec 30, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Why are they here? Are all foreign Arabs born with a civil right to run propaganda centers in America? CAIRO (Reuters) - Al Jazeera said Egyptian security forces arrested four of its journalists after the interior ministry accused the Qatar-based television channel of broadcasting illegally from a hotel suite together with a member of the ...

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Dec 29, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Examiner: There's new details emerging about a possible threat to Hillary Clinton's presidential run in 2016. The Egyptian Attorney General, Hisham Barakat, alleges that Clinton collaborated with the Muslim Brotherhood. World Net Daily (WND) reports that Clinton has been named in a criminal complaint with Naglaa Mahmoud, the wife of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed ...

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Dec 29, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

(FRANCE 24 with REUTERS) - Protesting Egyptian students loyal to the Muslim Brotherhood set fire to two buildings at Al-Azhar University's Cairo campus following clashes with police on Saturday, state television reported. At least one student was killed in the fighting, a doctor told the AFP news agency. Reuters also quoted an activist as saying a ...

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Dec 28, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from YNet News: Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood movement has signed a pact with the al-Qaeda-affiliated radical Salafi organization Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis, which claimed responsibility last week for a terror attack in the city of Mansoura, security sources told the London-based Arabic-language al-Sharq al-Awsat newspaper. According to the sources, the Muslim Brotherhood has an alliance with ...

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Dec 26, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

(Reuters) - Egypt increased pressure on the Muslim Brotherhood on Thursday, detaining at least 38 of its supporters on suspicion of belonging to a terrorist organization the day after it was declared one by the government, security officials said. General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the army chief who led the overthrow of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi in ...

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Dec 25, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt's military-backed interim government declared the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organization Wednesday, intensifying its campaign of arrests and prosecutions targeting its members and tightening the noose on the group's network of charities and businesses. The unprecedented executive decision likely ends any chance of reconciliation between the government and the 85-year-old Brotherhood, still ...

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Dec 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Jerusalem Post: Egyptian media reported Thursday that the government is preparing to deem the Muslim Brotherhood “a terrorist organization,” as pro-Morsi organizations sent out a call for protests to be held over the weekend. The Egyptian El-Watan newspaper, which tends to support the military and oppose the Muslim Brotherhood, reported that interim Prime Minister ...

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Nov 26, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON FREE BEACON A group of Egyptians sympathetic to former President Mohmamed Morsi are gearing up to stage a demonstration along the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade route in New York City, according to organizers. Several hundred activists are expected to show up to the march, which is being called “Rabaa on Thanksgiving in Manhattan.” The ...

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Nov 25, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

CAIRO — Egypt’s military-backed government has issued a law that all but bans street protests by applying jail time or heavy fines to the public demonstrations that have felled the last two presidents and regularly roiled the capital since the Arab Spring revolt. The new law, promulgated on Sunday, is the latest evidence of a ...

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