Ezzat’s colleagues and students rally demanding release.

Dozens of students and faculty staff members from the Faculty of Medicine, Zagazig University organized a protest yesterday in front of the new Hospital in Zagazig University demanding the immediate

US Ambassador: We support fair elections in Egypt; have no preferred candidate

American Ambassador to Egypt, Margaret Scobey, during a visit to the Assiut Governorate in southern Egypt to sign an agreement with the governor there in order to finance 6 projects

Egypt rejects UN rights investigator criticism

Cairo: The Egyptian government has denied all observations made by the United Nations Human Rights Council report, local NGOs have reported. The report by Special Rapporteur on the Promotion and

Jordan’s MB urges government to decline NATO’S request.

The Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood movement on Tuesday called on the government to reject a request by the NATO alliance to prepare the Afghan army.

Britain’s Islamic Republic

United Kingdom’s Channel 4 last week aired a program about the Muslim takeover of Britain. I should have known that Dispatches: Britain’s Islamic Republic would be just another opportunity for

ElBaradei not a passing fad

As President Hosni Mubarak recovers from gallbladder removal surgery in Germany, he's probably spending some time thinking about former IAEA director Mohamed ElBaradei.

Mansi: IOA building of settlements is a crime

Despite an alleged construction freeze in the settlements the Israeli occupation's authority plans to continue its construction of 112 housing units in the West Bank amid criticism.

Masri: No dissension within Hamas

Hamas lawmaker and senior official Mushir Al-Masri denied any allegations of a rift within the movement

Falk: Ramallah authority asked me to quit

Peter Falk, the UN rapporteur for human rights in the occupied Palestinian lands, said on Tuesday that the PA in Ramallah had asked him to leave his post.

Buzek: Gaza power crisis should be solved

President of the European parliament Jerzy Buzek on Tuesday calls for the electricity crisis in Gaza to be solved