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Egypt appoints first female governor

16 February, 2017

Nadia Saleh, former deputy governor of Beheira province, has been named among President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's new intake of cabinet ministers and governors.

Louvre attacker wanted to damage artwork, 'avenge' Syrian people

09 February, 2017

An Egyptian man arrested after attacking soldiers outside the Louvre museum in Paris last week said he only wanted to damage paintings and "avenge" the Syrian people.

Egypt executes long-detained Islamist militant Adel Habara

16 December, 2016

Egyptian authorities have carried out a death sentence issued against IS militant Adel Habara, who was convicted of an attack on security forces in 2013.

Egypt police arrest son of ousted Islamist president Morsi

08 December, 2016

Egyptian police arrested on Thursday the son of ousted Islamist President Mohammad Morsi at his home on charges linked to the Rabaa protest against his father's overthrow.

Egyptian authorities shut privately founded libraries for disadvantaged children

02 December, 2016

The two libraries, located in the city of Zagazig, were founded by the head of a human rights organisation.

Activists call for 'climate justice' at COP22

14 November, 2016

In-depth: Not all countries are equally to blame for the mess the planet is in, argue campaigners.

Bank account of Egyptian torture victim centre suspended

11 November, 2016

The Sisi administration has led a crackdown on civil liberties in Egypt, that has also seen numerous NGOs forcibly closed this year, according to rights groups.

Woman shot dead by Egyptian troops on Cairo-Alexandria road

30 October, 2016

A young student was shot dead by the Egyptian military as she traveled on a road between Cairo and Alexandria

Egypt upholds life sentence for Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide

26 October, 2016

An Egyptian court has upheld life sentences against the top leader of the country's now outlawed Muslim Brotherhood and 36 others.

Egypt's Nasser: Beneath the nostalgia, a repressive ruler

27 September, 2016

Comment: Wednesday marks the 46th anniversary of the death of Nasser - a leader who established the aggressive police state we see at work in Egypt today, writes Amelia Smith

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