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Jan 29, 2014 No Comments ›› 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 No Comments ›› 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 No Comments ›› 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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Nov 20, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

A picture uploaded on the official Facebook page of the Egyptian army spokesperson on November 20, 2013 shows a burnt-out army bus following a car bomb attack in North Sinai's provincial capital Al-Arish (Facebook/AFP) Cairo — A car bomb in Egypt's restive Sinai killed 11 soldiers Wednesday, while another blast struck police in Cairo, in the ...

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Nov 18, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE DAILY BEAST: The secretary doesn’t agree with Obama’s team, especially Susan Rice, on how to deal with Egypt. Unfortunately for Rice, Kerry is the one on the ground—and he’s doing things his way. Before Secretary of State John Kerry’s recent trip to Cairo, National Security Adviser Susan Rice told him to make strong ...

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Nov 13, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

WASHINGTON –- Several prominent media sources in Egypt are now reporting that Egyptian lawyers have filed criminal terrorism charges in the International Criminal Court against President Obama in addition to the criminal terrorism charges previously filed in Egyptian courts against the president’s half-brother Malik Obama. Malik Obama is quickly becoming a person of interest in Egypt ...

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Nov 13, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BARE NAKED ISLAM: Recently, the Russians revealed a U.S. Confidential Report about the Obama Regime plan for getting the Egyptian Military involved in a civil war and the necessity of overthrowing the wildly popular general who deposed former President Mohamed Morsi, General Abd Elfatah Al Sisi, now the Egyptian Minister of Defense, before ...

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Nov 12, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

CAIRO – The Cabinet spokesman says Egypt's 3-month-old state of emergency is ending Tuesday after a court ruling. A Cairo court ruled earlier in the day that the state of emergency expires Tuesday, Nov. 12, two days earlier than the interior minister said it would end. The discrepancy came because while the state of emergency began ...

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Nov 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

DOHA, Qatar — Very few of the leaders of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood escaped the recent military-led crackdown on their movement. Some of those who did flew out of Cairo after paying thousands of dollars in bribes to airport security officials, while others took more convoluted routes, boarding planes in distant airports en route to friendlier ...

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Nov 4, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Nov. 4, 2013 - Egyptian State Television shows ousted President Mohammed Morsi, center, arriving for a court hearing at a police academy compound in Cairo, Egypt. After 4 months in secret detention, Egypt's deposed Islamist president defiantly rejected a court's authority to try him, saying he was the country's "legitimate" leader and those that overthrew ...

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Nov 1, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BBC NEWS: Popular Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef's television show has been suspended just minutes before it was due to go on air. The private CBC channel said Mr Youssef had not followed editorial policies and wanted more money. The move comes a week after his al-Bernameg (Programme) show poked fun at the country's powerful military, ...

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Oct 25, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FREE BEACON: Egypt’s chief executioner opened up in a recent Arabic language interview, revealing that he used to strangle cats and dogs as a child before becoming the Islamic country’s slayer-in-chief. Hajj Abd Al-Nabi, Egypt’s chief warrant officer in the prison system, said that he has taken the lives of some 800 criminals during ...

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Oct 22, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Editor's Note: The following is the reaction of an Egyptian Christian leader to the attack and killing of several Christians attending a wedding at a Coptic church in Cairo on Sunday. (Charisma News) - The "enemy" is shooting at us; Egyptian Christians are facing what seems to be painful and exhausting spiritual warfare. The tactics of ...

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