Egyptian Presidential Elections


ElBaradei: Democracy must come from within

Noble Peace prize laureate and former IAEA chief Dr Mohamed ElBaradei confirmed that he would not contest in the Egyptian presidential elections slated for next year.

Egypt: Security detains activist involved in ElBaradei campaign

Cairo's institute for human rights studies in a statement asserted that Sources claimed that eyewitnesses saw activist Amr Salah seized outside his home and pushed into a vehicle with dark

Parliamentarians and human rights activists demand gov’t to end facebook monitoring

In a recently published comment, Dr. Hamdi Hassan from the Muslim Brotherhood parliamentary bloc stressed that the Egyptian Ministry of Interior's recently stepped up monitoring of the popular web site

Broken arm sees protest put down by Egypt police

The Egyptian government was in no mood to deal with protesters. On the second anniversary of the April 6, 2008, protests, downtown Cairo was packed with uniformed and plainclothes security

MB youth among detainees, Ikhwanweb lists down the names of 6th April detainees

Security Services arrested almost 70 demonstrators in the constitutional amendements demo once again demonstrating the inability of the ruling regime to accept freedom of speech.

Mohamed ElBaradei hits out at west’s support for repressive regimes

Western governments risk creating a new generation of Islamist extremists if they continue to support repressive regimes in the Middle East, the former head of the UN nuclear watchdog, Mohamed

ElBaradei takes his campaign on the road

Dr Mohamed ElBaradei former IAEA chief travelled to the city of Mansoura in the Daqahleyan governorate in his latest attempts at campaigning for reform. A crowd of supporters have met

Egyptian Police Arrest Top Muslim Brotherhood Figures

Egyptian police have arrested a number of top figures in the banned Muslim Brotherhood, less than a month after the group elected new leaders.

Egypt activists rebuke constitution

Controversy over article 76 of the Egyptian constitution has now resurfaced after Amr Mousa, the general-secretary of the Arab League and a former Egyptian foreign minister, said it is an