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Egypt's Opposition Announces Boycott of Elections

Egypt's main opposition bloc says it will boycott upcoming elections because their transparency cannot be guaranteed.Elad Benari, 2/27/2013, 6:16 AM

Cairo: Protesters Block Doors to Administrative Building

Protesters block the doors to Cairo's main administrative building as part of a growing campaign against President Mohammed Morsi.Elad Benari, 2/25/2013, 2:14 AM

Morsi Announces Dates for Parliamentary Elections

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi calls parliamentary elections starting April 27.Elad Benari, 2/22/2013, 3:14 AM

Report: Morsi to Send Security Delegation to Israel

For the first time since Morsi took office, Egypt will be sending a security delegation to Israel, reports Channel 10.Elad Benari, 2/19/2013, 5:43 AM

Clashes Break Out Outside Presidential Palace in Cairo

Egyptian police fire tear gas and water cannons at protesters outside the presidential palace.Elad Benari, 2/12/2013, 6:45 AM

Former Ambassador: Egypt Unrest Won't Ease Anytime Soon

Israel’s former ambassador to Egypt, Zvi Mazel, predicts that riots in Egypt will continues in the foreseeable future.Elad Benari, 2/11/2013, 6:44 AM

Thousands Demonstrate Against Morsi in Egypt

Thousands take to the streets across Egypt for rallies demanding President Morsi fulfill the goals of the revolt that brought him to power.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/8/2013, 10:26 PM

Egyptian Official: Beating of Naked Man Was Pre-Planned

A former Egyptian presidential candidate told Al Arabiya that dragging and beating of naked man was planned to terrorize public.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/4/2013, 1:01 PM

Relatively Quiet Day in Egypt After Weekend Clashes

Sporadic clashes break out between protesters and security forces outside the presidential palace in Cairo, after Friday clashes kill one.Elad Benari, 2/4/2013, 5:45 AM

Latest Anti-Semitic Conspiracy Theory 'Too Absurd'

“It would seem that no allegation made against Jews and Israel is too absurd,” says ADL of latest anti-Semitic conspiracy theory. Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/3/2013, 12:34 PM

Egypt's Opposition: Oust Morsi, Prosecute Him

Egypt's main opposition group backs calls to oust the ruling Islamists after deadly clashes erupt throughout the country.Elad Benari, 2/3/2013, 4:41 AM

Egypt: Clashes Near Presidential Palace

Protesters and security forces clash at the Egyptian presidential palace as thousands rally against President Mohammed Morsi.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/1/2013, 9:12 PM

Radical Cleric Tells Morsi: Kill the 'Thugs' Or We'll Do It

A controversial Egyptian preacher urges President Morsi to kill “thugs” and “criminals” who are burning the country.Elad Benari, 1/31/2013, 6:15 AM

Merkel Urges Morsi to Hold Dialogue with Opposition

German Chancellor Merkel urges visiting Egyptian president to ensure constant dialogue as his country grapples with a political crisis.Elad Benari, 1/31/2013, 4:13 AM

Morsi: Jewish Slurs Misunderstood, Taken Out of Context

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi defended his rancorous anti-Semitic comments, claiming that they were taken out of context.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/30/2013, 9:33 PM

Morsi Aide: Holocaust Was a Hoax Cooked Up by the U.S.

A key figure in Morsi's government has called the Holocaust a hoax cooked up by U.S. intelligence operatives.Elad Benari, 1/30/2013, 3:15 AM

Morsi Declares State of Emergency in Wake of Riots

Egyptian President declares a state of emergency in three provinces hit by rioting which has left dozens dead.Elad Benari, 1/28/2013, 1:15 AM

Morsi Claimed Jews Control U.S. Media, Says Senator

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi warned visiting U.S. senators to beware the Jews who control U.S. media, reveals Senator Chris Coons.Elad Benari, 1/24/2013, 4:43 AM

Ahmadinejad to Visit Cairo, Meet Morsi

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will soon visit Cairo in order strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries.Elad Benari, 1/21/2013, 5:45 AM

Newly Released Morsi Video: Nurse Children on Hatred of Jews

MEMRI releases another video which depicts Egyptian Mohammed Morsi making anti-Semitic comments.Elad Benari, 1/17/2013, 6:12 AM

US Urges Morsi to Repudiate Venomous Anti-Semitic Remarks

"The language that we've seen is deeply offensive," said State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/16/2013, 3:43 AM

Report: Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Infiltrated Obama Admin

Egyptian magazine claims that six Islamist activists who work with Obama are Muslim Brotherhood operatives.Elad Benari, 1/9/2013, 5:14 AM

Abbas and Mashaal to Meet Morsi in Egypt

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi will meet PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas and Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal in Cairo on Wednesday.Elad Benari, 1/9/2013, 4:42 AM

Morsi in 2010: No Negotiations with 'Descendants of Apes'

Long before he was elected as Egypt's president, Morsi rejected negotiations between Israel and the PA, reveals MEMRI.Elad Benari, 1/4/2013, 6:15 AM

Morsi Aide: Israel Will Cease to Exist Within Decade

Deputy head of the Muslim Brotherhood's political arm in Egypt says that Israel would cease to exist by the end of the decade. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/2/2013, 1:16 AM

Egypt Investigates Satirist Over Morsi 'Insult'

Egypt's state prosecutor ordered an investigation into a claim that a popular satirical show host insulted President Mohamed Morsi. Arutz Sheva staff, 1/1/2013, 7:34 PM

Egypt to Pursue a Relationship with Hizbullah

Egypt will pursue a relationship with Hizbullah as a “real political and military force”, says Egyptian ambassador.Elad Benari, 12/30/2012, 5:35 AM

Morsi's Advisor: Jews Should Return to Egypt

Morsi advisor causes media storm when he says that Jews should return to Egypt rather than live in "a country contaminated by occupation."Elad Benari, Canada, 12/28/2012, 10:15 PM

Morsi: Constitution is a 'New Dawn' for Egypt

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi hails an Islamist-backed charter as "a new dawn" for his country.Elad Benari, 12/27/2012, 5:43 AM

Egypt's VP Resigns as Vote on Constitution Continues

Egyptian VP Mahmud Mekki announces his resignation as Egyptians go to the polls in a referendum on a new constitution.Elad Benari, 12/23/2012, 2:33 AM

Video: Unveiled Women Barred from Voting on Constitution

Egyptian "democracy" unveiled: Women without veils were barred from voting for the new anti-secular constitution. Mass protests on Tuesday. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/18/2012, 10:32 AM

Egypt's Prosecutor General Resigns

Egypt's prosecutor general gives into demands of lower prosecutors by agreeing to resign next week.Elad Benari, 12/18/2012, 4:43 AM

Egypt: Islamists Claim Lead After First Round of Voting

Islamists backing a new constitution for Egypt claim victory in the first leg of a referendum.Elad Benari, 12/17/2012, 1:14 AM

Egyptian Opposition Claims Fraud in Referendum

5,000 complaints of fraud filed after the first day of voting. So far, 56% of voters said yes to constitution.Gil Ronen, 12/16/2012, 10:10 PM

Egypt Tense as Voting on Referendum Begins

Morsi's opposition accuses Muslim Brotherhood of vote rigging in first day of vote on new constitution.Elad Benari, 12/16/2012, 1:21 AM

Egypt: Unity Meeting Cancelled as Crisis Continues

Egyptian opposition calls for a 'no' vote in Saturday's referendum over a controversial constitution.Elad Benari, 12/13/2012, 6:45 AM

US Sends Muslim Brotherhood’s Morsi 20 F-16 Warplanes

Egypt’s unstable Muslim Brotherhood regime, voted into power on an anti-US and anti-Israel platform, is to receive 20 F-16 fighter jets.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/11/2012, 12:18 PM

Egypt Braces for Rival Protests Over Constitution

Egypt is bracing for rival protests to take place in Cairo on Tuesday over a bitterly divisive referendum on a new constitution.Elad Benari, 12/11/2012, 2:15 AM

Inside Look at Muslim Brotherhood’s Torture Chambers

The Muslim Brotherhood replaced Mubarak, but torture chambers remain the same despite the US attempt to make Egypt safe for democracy.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/10/2012, 9:58 AM

Rival Protests Called in Growing Egypt Crisis

Rival mass protests have been called for next Tuesday in Egypt, over a bitterly disputed constitutional referendum.Elad Benari, 12/10/2012, 1:14 AM

Morsi Cancels Sweeping Powers After Protests

Egypt's president annuls a controversial decree issued last month that put all his decisions beyond judicial review.Elad Benari, 12/9/2012, 3:03 AM

Egypt: Protesters Nearly Break Into Presidential Palace

Thousands participate in anti-Morsi demonstrations over his sweeping powers and controversial constitution.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/7/2012, 8:55 PM

Egypt's Opposition Calls for Mass Protests

Egypt's opposition rejects any dialogue with President Mohammed Morsi, calls for mass protests on Friday.Elad Benari, 12/7/2012, 5:43 AM

Morsi Won't Tolerate Killings or Sabotage

Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi makes a live address to the nation after bloody clashes between his supporters and opponents.Elad Benari, 12/7/2012, 2:16 AM

Tanks Deployed Outside Morsi's Palace

Five killed and 446 injured in clashes between pro- and anti-Morsi demonstrators outside the palace.Gil Ronen, 12/6/2012, 1:40 PM

Rival Protesters Clash in Cairo as Unrest Continues

Several people injured as rival protesters clash outside the presidential palace in Cairo.Elad Benari, 12/6/2012, 1:15 AM

Egypt: Protesters Encircle the Presidential Palace

Tens of thousands of Egyptian demonstrators encircle the presidential palace in a growing crisis over Morsi decree.Elad Benari, 12/5/2012, 12:46 AM

Egypt's Supreme Court Goes on Strike

Court launches open-ended protest after Islamist protesters block courthouse ahead of a key ruling.Gil Ronen, 12/2/2012, 6:06 PM

Morsi Announces Date for Referendum on Constitution

President Mohammed Morsi calls a December 15 referendum on the controversial draft constitution. Protests for and against him continue.Elad Benari, 12/2/2012, 2:15 AM

Egypt: Mass Protests After Constitution Draft Approved

An Egyptian panel rushes through a draft constitution seen as undermining basic freedoms, resulting in mass protests in Cairo.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/30/2012, 9:30 PM

Morsi: Decree will Expire Once Constitution is Approved

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi says his sweeping powers will expire after a new constitution is approved through a referendum.Elad Benari, 11/30/2012, 5:42 AM

Egyptian Assembly Racing Clock to Finish Constitution

The Egyptian Assembly is racing the clock to finish writing the nation's Constitution by Thursday before the body is dissolved.Chana Ya'ar, 11/29/2012, 2:48 PM

Morsi to Address the Nation About Power Grab

Egyptian President to address his nation on Thursday, discuss his decree from last week which expands his powers.Elad Benari, 11/29/2012, 6:12 AM

Tens of Thousands Protest Against Morsi Power Grab

Egyptians in huge numbers take to the streets to protest President Morsi's decision to assume sweeping powers.Elad Benari, 11/28/2012, 3:45 AM

Egypt Pitches US ‘Strike 2’ on Arab Democracy

Morsi’s power grab is “Strike 2” for US efforts to make democracy safe for the Middle East. Seven years ago, Hamas won US-backed elections. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/27/2012, 2:09 PM

Egypt's Morsi Pulls Back Power Grab, Makes Deal w/ Judges

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has agreed to pull back decrees announced last Thursday granting himself sweeping new powers.Chana Ya'ar, 11/27/2012, 12:15 AM

Sen. McCain Warns: Egyptians Face Islamist State or Revolt

Egypt could become an Islamist state or face another military takeover if Morsi's judicial power grab is left unchecked, warns McCain. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/26/2012, 9:23 AM