Minister of Interior


Egypt Lawyer: More than 140 Underage ‘Political Prisoners’ Detained in Coup Jails

El-Zayat, prominent lawyer and head of the ‘National Committee for the Defense of Prisoners of Conscience’, is baffled by the number of juvenile detainees held in the putschists’ prisons in

Eyewitness from Delga Town: Ali Mehana – Lawyer and Local Resident

A lawyer from Delga, the Egyptian town brutally attacked by the ruling junta’s army and police forces this week, refutes pro-military media claims that the town had been held by

Statement by the Shura Council Regarding Authorization of the Minister of Interior to Clear the

The Council has considered the authorization given to the Minister of Interior of the military coup to use all means to clear the sit-ins calling for legitimacy.

Freedom and Justice Party Launches ‘Six-Point Initiative’ to End Port Said Crisis

Egypt Presidency agrees on FJP six-point bid to bring Port Said crisis to a peaceful end, with the help of a number of prominent public figures.

Recommendations of The Committee on Defense and National Security

The Committee on Defense and National Security (CDNS) ended its emergency, angry session last night by submitting a list of recommendations about recent violent events, including:

Former Egyptian VP: Mubarak Was Aware of Details of Killing Protesters

Major General Omar Soliman, vice-president of former president Mubarak and former Head of Intelligence, described the details of Mubarak's involvement in the killing of protesters and he condemns the crime.

NDP Secretary General Announces Cleansing of NDP Corrupt Party

The National Democratic Party’s new secretary general has issued a statement asserting that the party has initiated a "cleansing” campaign aimed at ousting all members involved in cases of corruption.

Thugs receive sharp message

A new law has been discussed by Egypt’s newly appointed Prime Minister Essam Sharaf, and the ministerial cabinet sending a sharp message to thugs that have been terrorizing citizens.

New Interior Minister vows SS powers will be limited

The newly appointed Interior Minister Mansour Essawy has confirmed that the ministry will hold any State Security officer who violated the rights of the people accountable.

New PM Essam Sharaf names cabinet

The government’s official Facebook page has confirmed that the following people are suggested for the posts of the various ministries in the cabinet under the new PM Essam Sharaf.