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After Resignations, Threats, 'Bloody Night' Expected in Egypt

As 4 government ministers resigned after mass protests in Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood said it would “defend itself” from protestersDavid Lev, 7/1/2013, 5:00 PM

Report: Egyptian Army Tortured, Killed Civilians During Uprising

Egypt's armed forces participated in forced disappearances, torture and killings during the 2011 uprising, a leaked report finds.Elad Benari, 4/11/2013, 5:47 AM

Thousands Mark Egyptian Revolution in Cairo's Tahrir Square

Crowds packed Tahrir Square to mark the first anniversary of the Egyptian Revolution despite cold and rain, but with little celebration.Chana Ya'ar , 1/25/2012, 10:17 AM

Egyptian Tourism Down 30% in 2011

Egyptian tourism revenues dropped nearly 30 percent last year due to its revolutionary ouster of former President Hosni Mubarak., 1/19/2012, 2:48 PM

Mubarak Trial Resumes in Cairo

The trial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has resumed in Cairo, with a verdict in the case possible before the end of the monthChana Ya'ar, 1/2/2012, 9:04 PM

Day Four as Tahrir Square Protests Renew

Monday was Day Four of another massive protest by the youth of Egypt as hundreds filled the streets around Cairo's Tahrir Square.Chana Ya'ar, 7/12/2011, 4:14 AM

Tahrir Square Reignites

In scenes reminiscent of the uprising that ousted president Hosni Mubarak, Egypt's Tahrir Square has erupted into two-days of riots.Gabe Kahn., 6/30/2011, 4:14 AM

Report: Egypt Arrests Mossad Agent 'Ilan Goren'

Egyptian newspaper claims Israeli agent provocateur tried to undo the January 25 rebellion. Israel: bogus report.Gil Ronen, 6/12/2011, 6:50 PM

Mubarak Regime Cop Sentenced to Death for Killing Protesters

A provisional government court in Cairo has handed down its first death sentence - to a Mubarak-regime policeman who gunned down protesters.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/23/2011, 1:53 PM

Egypt Taking 'Mubarak' Off Buildings, Streets

Egyptian court rules that Mubarak family name should come off of many streets, buildings, and the like. “Time to move on,” lawyer says. Maayana Miskin, 4/22/2011, 11:40 AM

Mubarak Hospitalized During Questioning on Corruption

Mubarak was hospitalized Tuesday for a heart attack while he was being questioned for alleged corruption. Protestors: He is a butcher.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/12/2011, 8:11 PM

Bahrain Cracks Down as Region Continues to Roil

Bahrain has cracked down on growing unrest, arresting six opposition leaders. Six people have died in the violence.Chana Ya'ar, 3/17/2011, 5:26 PM

Eyewitness Video: Experiencing the Egyptian Revolution

US-born Tel Aviv resident Samuel Vengrinovich paid his way to Egypt for the one-week anniversary of the uprising. He was arrested several times.Samuel Vengrinovich, 3/15/2011, 9:10 PM

Violence Continues in Cairo's Tahrir Square

Violence continues in Cairo's Tahrir Square as protesters are attacked amid complaints about police corruption. Chana Ya'ar, 3/10/2011, 9:00 PM

Egyptian 'Million Woman March' Flattens at 1,000

A Million Woman March held in Cairo on Tuesday never topped more than 1,000, and ended with two groups shouting at each other. Chana Ya'ar, 3/10/2011, 3:53 PM

13 Christians Killed in Clashes with Muslims in Cairo

Thirteen people were killed Tuesday in a clashes between Muslims and Christian Copts in Cairo, and at least 140 others were wounded.Chana Ya'ar, 3/9/2011, 3:39 PM

Egyptian Security Forces Attack Protesters with Swords

Plainclothes security forces in Egypt slashed protesters with swords and attacked them with firebombs as demands grow for political reform.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 3/7/2011, 9:23 AM

Oprah Winfrey Denies Report She'll Take Her Show to Egypt

Popular television talk show host Oprah Winfrey denies she will take her show on the road to Egypt's Tahrir Square. Chana Ya'ar, 3/6/2011, 3:45 PM

New Government in Egypt, Former Minister Indicted

Egypt's new prime minister took office Friday and a new interior minister began Sunday, but mobs are still protesting and the nation is not stable.Chana Ya'ar, 3/6/2011, 2:42 PM

U.S. Senators Tour Egypt's Tahrir Square

Two U.S. senators toured Egypt's Tahrir Square Sunday, one month after riots there forced President Hosni Mubarak's resignation.Chana Ya'ar, 3/1/2011, 12:13 AM

Mubarak Banned from Fleeing Egypt, Assets Frozen

The military regime in Egypt has banned deposed President Mubarak from leaving and has frozen his assets. His family faces criminal charges.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/28/2011, 4:36 PM

Egyptian Military Beats Protesters in Cairo

Egyptian military police beat protesters camped outside government offices overnight Friday but apologized for the violence hours later.Chana Ya'ar, 2/26/2011, 10:39 PM

Egypt: Military Rulers Move toward Democracy

Egypt's temporary leaders reach out to public by taking more steps toward democracy.Maayana Miskin, 2/23/2011, 9:56 PM

Russia Reacts to Development in the Mediterranean

Some Russians are drawing comparisons between the revolts in the Arab world and their situation.Amiel Ungar, 2/22/2011, 11:46 PM

Bloody Day in Libya but Bahrain Permits Retaking of Main Square

Demonstrations continue in Bahrain, Libya, Yemen. Bahrain claims Hizbullah involvement, allows return to main square. 80 dead in Libya.Maayana Miskin and Rachel Sylvetsky, 2/18/2011, 1:47 PM

Egyptian Media Outlets Regret Supporting Mubarak

Government media in Egypt, which supported Mubarak during revolution, now supports the people. One paper issued an apology this week.Elad Benari, 2/18/2011, 5:13 AM

Reports: Anarchy in Sinai Peninsula

Reports from Egypt: militants are controlling the streets of the Sinai Peninsula and attacking police officers. Military trying to gain control.Elad Benari, 2/17/2011, 5:13 AM

Egyptian Army Dissolves Parliament

Egypt's military has dissolved parliament and suspended the constitution, military leaders promise to be out in six months. Maayana Miskin, 2/13/2011, 5:40 PM

US Students Join Exodus from Egypt to Israel

Twelve more US students have joined the growing exodus to Israel, six other students fled last week for a safe haven from Egyptian riots. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/13/2011, 5:10 PM

Protesters Clash with Egyptian Military Regime

Mubarak is gone, but the revolution remains, at least for now. Protesters clashed with soldiers, who cleared most of them from Tahrir Square.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/13/2011, 11:46 AM

Experts Warn: Arab Protest Buyoffs may Prolong Poverty

Arab leaders try to counter protests with financial incentives, experts warn the “buyoffs” may cause long-term poverty and instability. Maayana Miskin, 2/12/2011, 11:49 PM

Mubarak Out, Egypt's Army Takes Control

Military leaders promise to keep international treaties, including peace deal with Israel, and say they will step aside after elections.Maayana Miskin, 2/12/2011, 7:50 PM

Mubarak's Fortune Secure if Ouster Succeeds

If Egypt's Mubarak is forced from power, he will have a fortune in foreign investments to fall back on, analysts say.Maayana Miskin, 2/11/2011, 2:26 PM

Al-Arabiya TV Reports Mubarak and Family Flew to Sharm el-Sheikh

Al-Arabiya TV claims Mubarak arrived in Red Sea resort where he has a home.The army tells demonstrators to go home.Maayana Miskin, 2/11/2011, 10:15 AM

Celebration Turns Ugly: Egypt's Mubarak Says He's Staying

The mood turned ugly in Cairo as Egyptians heard President Hosni Mubarak say that he would not leave until the September elections.Chana Ya'ar and Elad Benari, 2/10/2011, 11:35 PM

Egypt's Mubarak is Out, Revolution Begins?

Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak is to step down, leaving the country in the hands of the military. A Revolution may have begun.Chana Ya'ar, 2/10/2011, 7:36 PM

3 Dead, 100 Injured as Egypt Enters 16th Day of Unrest

Clashes in Cairo’s Tahrir Square have entered their 16th day, as demonstrators continue to call for the ouster of President Hosni Mubarak.Chana Ya'ar, 2/9/2011, 10:07 PM

US Students in Egypt Flee to Israel’s Haifa University

Israel never seemed safer for five US students fearing for their lives in the riots in Egypt. Their parents are sleeping a lot better now.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/8/2011, 10:04 PM

Beware of Middle East Democracy

The head of Israel's Political-Military Bureau warns that democracy can do more harm than good. “Be realistic,” he says.Maayana Miskin, 2/8/2011, 8:40 PM

Widespread Violence Against Foreign Journalists in Egypt

ABC publishes a list of over 60 incidents in which foreign journalists came under attack. Clinton condemns assaults.Gil Ronen, 2/8/2011, 9:33 AM

Egyptian, Tunisian Quality of Life Drops, But GDP Rises

For the past five years the quality of life for Egyptians and Tunisians has deteriorated -- but the economy in both countries has improved.Chana Ya'ar, 2/7/2011, 8:44 PM

Sneh: A Connection Between Egypt and Gaza Would Be Dangerous

Former Deputy Defense Minister says that a new regime in Egypt could strengthen ties with Hamas in Gaza and allow them to easily arm themselves.Elad Benari, 2/7/2011, 3:16 AM

Egypt's Internet Crackdown 'Had US Help'

NGO says a California-based company helped Egypt surreptitiously inspect internet messaging by protesters since the beginning of the uprising.INN Staff, 2/6/2011, 6:36 PM

France: No More Arms, Riot Gear to Mubarak

French government was chastised by Opposition for delivering riot gear to Tunisia's toppled ruler.Gil Ronen, 2/6/2011, 5:45 PM

Muslim Brotherhood Comes Closer to Power as Israel's Neighbor

The radical Muslim Brotherhood takes a giant step to becoming a powerful force in Egypt and joins negotiations with the Mubarak regime. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/6/2011, 3:13 PM

Report: Hamas Stirring Up Violence in Egypt

Hamas gunmen are making their way to demonstrations in Egypt, with the goal of stirring up more violence, Egyptian paper says.Maayana Miskin, 2/4/2011, 11:25 AM

Unrest in Egypt Might Mean Higher Gas Prices

Unrest in Egypt might result in another price hike at the gas pump, according to the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). Chana Ya'ar, 2/4/2011, 1:15 AM

Netanyahu: Regime Change in Egypt a Gateway to Iran?

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu warns that a regime change in Egypt may lead to a new gateway in the region to Iran.Chana Ya'ar, 2/3/2011, 7:57 PM

Journalists Attacked in Egypt

Forces loyal to Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak have been storming hotels and chasing reporters, journalists report. Several were attacked.Chana Ya'ar, 2/3/2011, 6:48 PM

Obama's Commitment to the Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty?

Will the Obama Administration feel any commitment towards pushing a new Egyptian government to maintain the peace treaty with Israel? Chana Ya'ar, 2/3/2011, 3:59 PM

Opinion: Illusions and Delusions About the Turmoil in Egypt

Prof. Phyllis Chesler asks: What is wrong with Rabbis Michael Lerner and Arthur Waskow? How can so many liberal Jews not learn from Jewish history?Prof. Phyllis Chesler , 2/3/2011, 7:43 AM

Hundreds Injured in Cairo Riots

Some 500 people have been injured so far in what may be shaping up to be a civil war in Egypt. More violence continued in Cairo riots Wednesday.Chana Ya'ar, 2/2/2011, 9:51 PM

Yemen's President Caves to Protests, Won't Run Again

Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh has announced that he will not seek reelection, and is asking his opponents to make a deal.Maayana Miskin, 2/2/2011, 12:52 PM

ElBaradei’s Ultimatum to Mubarak: 48 Hours to Leave the Country

Egyptian uprising idol ElBaradei has ordered Mubarak to leave the country by Friday – or be a “dead man walking.” Mubarak: I will die in Egypt. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/2/2011, 12:51 PM

Mubarak: I Will Not Run Again

Egypt’s President announces he will step down from power come election time in September. Crowds demand he do it now.Elad Benari, 2/1/2011, 11:27 PM

Israeli Leftists Jeer ‘The Dogs' at Egyptian Embassy

Tel Aviv police meet with Egypt’s ambassador to Israel to discuss increased security after protesters jeer “the dogs in the embassy.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/1/2011, 7:42 PM

Iran Sees ‘New Egypt’ as Part of Islamic Revolution

Iran now actively encourages what it calls a “freedom seeking” movement in Egypt to help create its dream of a fundamentalist Islamic Middle East.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/1/2011, 6:05 PM