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Union of Journalists and Reporters in North Sinai Condemns Shorouk Journalists Arrests

The union of journalists in North Sinai condemns a new act of repression and brutality by the militarized Police State against the Egyptian press, as the junta’s forces arrest journalists,

Egypt must drop charges against blogger accused of ‘defaming’ military on Twitter

The Egyptian authorities must immediately drop charges against a woman blogger and activist accused of defaming the military on Twitter, Amnesty International said today.

MB Leadership Boycotts “Unprofessional” Al-Masry Al-Youm Newspaper

Mahmoud Hussein, Secretary General of the Muslim Brotherhood said: "We respect freedom of the media; however, we have decided to boycott "Al-Masry Al-Youm" until it becomes committed to objectivity and

Salafi destruction of shrines and public property unacceptable

Numerous reports have been given by sources maintaining that some shrines have been destroyed by elements from the Salafi groups sparking angry demonstrations in Alexandria.

Egypt’s 2010 Elections – Fraud, Oppression and Hope for Change

Eygpt’s 2010 parliamentary elections will go down in history as a blatant fraud and crime against democracy and the people it represents.

Egypt’s emboldened press now feeling the backlash

With lively independent newspapers and rollicking TV political talk shows, Egypt's journalists in recent years have pushed the boundaries of what you can say about the government in this authoritarian

ElBaradei denounces family photo smear campaign

Egypt's most serious presidential challenger has accused President Hosni Mubarak's government of posting Facebook photos of his daughter in a swimsuit in an attempt to discredit him, a local newspaper

After Mubarak

Walking through the sweltering heat of the city’s streets, a visitor sees few signs that change is on the way in Egypt. Outdated posters of a young Hosni Mubarak –

The rising class struggle

This year has seen a dramatic increase in political dissent and workers' protests in Hosni Mubarak's Egypt.