Egypt Declares Holiday to Encourage Voting

Egypt announces that Tuesday, the second day of the country’s presidential elections, will be an official holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/27/2014, 3:13 AM

Brotherhood Leader: We Fight the Jews, Not the Egyptians

Spiritual leader of the Muslim Brotherhood says his movement is honored to be considered an enemy of Israel.Elad Benari, 5/22/2014, 6:24 AM

Egypt Jails More than 160 Brotherhood Members

Egypt's crackdown on Islamists continues, judge hands down 10-year jail terms to 126 Brotherhood supporters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2014, 6:15 AM

Sisi: Muslim Brotherhood is 'Finished'

Egypt's leading presidential candidate declares that the Muslim Brotherhood movement will not return if he's elected.Elad Benari, 5/7/2014, 5:14 AM

Former MK Who Aided Hezbollah to Head New Qatar Channel

Azmi Bishara, who fled Israel after revealing information to Hezbollah, will head an "anti-Muslim Brotherhood" Qatari network.Elad Benari, 5/5/2014, 4:44 AM

ICC Rejects Muslim Brotherhood Request to Probe Egypt's Military

ICC says it rejected a bid by the Muslim Brotherhood to probe the military's alleged crimes against humanity in Egypt.Elad Benari, 5/2/2014, 4:16 AM

Egypt Rejects Criticism of Mass Death Sentence

Egypt's Justice Minister slams the world for "outside interference" after Cairo is criticized for mass death sentences.Elad Benari, 5/1/2014, 5:16 AM

Ashton Denounces Egypt's Mass Trials

EU's foreign policy chief says Egypt's sentencing of 683 people to death breaches international law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2014, 5:12 AM

White House: Egypt Death Sentences Deeply Troubling

White House condemns the death sentences handed in Egypt to 683 supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2014, 3:12 AM

Egypt Court Sentences 683 Islamists to Death

Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie was among those found guilty of attacking Adawa police station and killing a policeman.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/28/2014, 11:54 AM

Morsi Supporters Receive Sentences of 5 to 88 Years

Court in Egypt sentences 11 supporters of ousted President to prison terms ranging from five to 88 years for rioting.Elad Benari, 4/27/2014, 6:16 AM

2 Dead in Clashes in Egypt

Two killed in clashes in the Egyptian city of Fayoum, as Morsi supporters continue protest campaign against his overthrow.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/25/2014, 11:39 PM

Canada 'Tremendously Concerned' About the Muslim Brotherhood

Canadian Foreign Minister notes Canada's 'aggressive stand when it comes to listings [of terror groups]' but does not commit to ban.Dalit Halevy and Tova Dvorin, 4/18/2014, 2:43 PM

Egypt Tries to Curb Brotherhood's Influence Over Mosques

Egypt licenses thousands of state-approved clerics in a bid to stop places of worship from falling “into the hands of extremists.”Elad Benari, Canada, 4/11/2014, 11:40 PM

Canada Considers Blacklisting Muslim Brotherhood

Ontario House of Commons to consider Brotherhood ban, after already blacklisting Hamas.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 4/11/2014, 8:31 AM

Al-Qaeda Head's Brother to Face Trial in Egypt

Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri's brother will stand trial with 67 others for forming a "terrorist group" and plotting attacks.Elad Benari, 4/7/2014, 6:30 AM

UK Muslim Brotherhood Head Warns Ban Could Trigger Terrorism

In veiled threat, Islamist group's leader in UK says measures against the Brotherhood by the UK government could trigger terrorist attacks.Ari Soffer, 4/6/2014, 11:49 AM

Bombings Outside Cairo University Kill Two, Injure Seven

Four bombs detonate outside university campus, shocking students and sending government officials scrambling.Tova Dvorin, 4/2/2014, 5:51 PM

Cameron Orders Investigation into Muslim Brotherhood

British Prime Minister orders probe of the Muslim Brotherhood, amid reports the group is planning radical activities from London.Elad Benari, 4/2/2014, 3:43 AM

Egypt: Detained Al Jazeera Journalists Denied Bail

Egyptian court rejects a plea for bail by jailed Al Jazeera journalists who are charged of having links with the Muslim Brotherhood.Elad Benari, 4/1/2014, 5:15 AM

529 Sentenced to Death in My Country

Egypt’s criminal court in El-Minya recommends death penalty sentences for Muslim Brotherhood operatives. The writer ponders the international response to this decision. Ashraf Ramelah, 3/27/2014, 9:53 AM

Egypt Announces New Trial for 919 Islamists

Egypt's chief prosecutor orders trials for 919 suspected Islamists, days after 529 Brotherhood supporters were sentenced to death.Elad Benari, 3/27/2014, 5:45 AM

Brotherhood Says Sisi 'Not Suitable' to be President

Muslim Brotherhood warns there will be no stability with Abdel Fattah el-Sisi as president.Elad Benari, 3/27/2014, 2:15 AM

U.S. Warns Egypt Against Executing Brotherhood Supporters

Executing 529 Brotherhood supporters may affect the aid that Washington provides to Cairo, says State Department.Elad Benari, 3/26/2014, 4:13 AM

Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood Leader Faces Trial

After court sentences 529 Islamists to death Monday, Brotherhood's 'spiritual leader' among nearly 700 more in the dock.Ari Soffer, 3/25/2014, 3:40 PM

US Calls for Egypt to Hold Fair Trial for Accused Islamists

Washington 'deeply concerned' over death sentences handed down to 529 Muslim Brotherhood leaders, call for rights to 'civil liberties.'Tova Dvorin, 3/24/2014, 9:12 PM

IDF Soldiers Come under Fire from Egypt

Shots reported from Egyptian border targeting IDF forces. No one was hurt.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2014, 1:51 PM

Arab League Summit Backs Abbas's Stubbornness in Talks

Middle East Muslim countries declare refusal to recognize Israel as a Jewish state, as they grapple with regional conflicts.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2014, 10:56 PM

Egypt Promises 'Decisive Action' After Gunmen Kill 6 Soldiers

Without naming suspects, Egypt vows crackdown on Islamists after unidentified gunmen leave bombs at checkpoint.Tova Dvorin, 3/16/2014, 1:49 PM

Former FBI Agent Says Leading Muslim Group a 'Hamas Front'

Former FBI counterrorism expert calls on Americans to pressure gov't to shut down Council on American-Islamic Relations.Orli Baruch and Ari Soffer, 3/11/2014, 2:33 PM

Saudi Arabia Blacklists Muslim Brotherhood, Syrian Jihadists

Saudi Arabia blacklists the Muslim Brotherhood and two Syrian jihadist groups as terrorist organizations.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/7/2014, 8:55 PM

Egypt's Sisi Hints He Will Run for President

After many rumors, Sisi finally says he can't 'turn his back on calls by majority of Egyptians' for his presidential campaign.Ari Yashar, 3/4/2014, 6:28 PM

Egyptian Court Bans Hamas

Hamas furious, blames move as 'serving the Occupation.'Tova Dvorin , 3/4/2014, 1:36 PM

Egypt: Gunmen Murder Police Guard of Morsi Judge

Gunmen kill an Egyptian policeman who was on a security team guarding the home of a judge in the trial of ousted president.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/28/2014, 11:44 PM

Jordanian MPs Demand End to Peace With Israel Over Temple Mount

Muslim Brotherhood, Islamist activists in Jordanian parliament push government to end peace with Israel over Judaism's holiest site.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/25/2014, 2:13 PM

Christian Family Murdered in Alexandria

Six-year-old among members of a family stabbed to death. Family is of Syrian origin.Dalit Halevy, 2/18/2014, 12:30 PM

Mohammed Morsi Stands Trial in Egypt for Conspiracy

Morsi's 3rd trial ends before it begins when the defense walks out because of glass partition in the courtroom. 35 also tried for terrorism.Tova Dvorin, 2/16/2014, 4:47 PM

Jordanian Islamists Rally Against Israel-PA Peace

Hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters protest in Jordan against Kerry's framework, burn Israeli flags.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/14/2014, 11:00 PM

Egypt Gives Death Sentences to Terrorists

Crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood intensifies as government gives death sentences to 14 men.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 2/11/2014, 1:14 AM

Egypt Breaks Up Brotherhood 'Military Wing'

Egypt announces it broke up a "military wing" of the Muslim Brotherhood, which was formed to attack policemen.Elad Benari, 2/10/2014, 4:42 AM

Egypt Kills 16 Terrorists Near Gaza

Egyptian army reports airstrike took out 16 in Sinai near Gaza, latest in string of clashes between Islamists and Egyptian army in region.Ari Yashar, 2/8/2014, 9:35 PM

Egyptian Court Upholds Ban on Muslim Brotherhood

Court turns down Muslim Brotherhood's appeal against a verdict ordering the seizure of the group's funds.Elad Benari, 2/2/2014, 6:19 AM

Massive Explosions Rock Cairo's Police HQ

Car bomb destroys part of headquarters, second blast targets subway station. Timed for anniversary of uprising that toppled Mubarak.Ari Yashar, 1/24/2014, 8:29 AM

Egyptian Officials: First the Muslim Brotherhood, then Hamas

Senior Egyptian officials say the military plans to take on Hamas in Gaza, which is a "threat to Egypt's national security."Elad Benari, 1/15/2014, 6:15 AM

Egypt: 11 Dead as Country Votes on New Constitution

Voter turnout reportedly high, but clashes continue.Tova Dvorin, 1/14/2014, 10:59 PM

Muslim Brotherhood Warned Ahead of Egypt Referendum

Egypt's interior minister warns the Muslim Brotherhood that troops will use unprecedented force if vote on new constitution is disrupted.Elad Benari, 1/14/2014, 5:37 AM

Egypt: Prison Sentences for 63 Brotherhood Supporters

63 Muslim Brotherhood supporters given three years on charges including rioting and weapons possession.Elad Benari, 1/10/2014, 5:15 AM

Muslim Brotherhood Complains to International Criminal Court

In backlash to Egyptian military crackdown, Muslim Brotherhood approaches ICC. Lawyer: Egyptian 'military regime' can be prosecuted.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 8:47 AM

Brotherhood Leader Planned an Egyptian 'Revolutionary Guard'

A former member of Al-Qaeda says that a deputy in the Muslim Brotherhood planned a “Revolutionary Guard” modeled after Iran’s unit.Elad Benari, 1/7/2014, 4:46 AM

Egyptian Lawsuit: Declare Hamas a Terror Group

Egyptian lawyer demands country's leaders declare Hamas a terror organization.Dalit Halevy, 1/5/2014, 10:02 PM

Egypt Summons Qatari Ambassador Amid Row Over Brotherhood

Egypt summons the Qatari ambassador in Cairo following concerns expressed by the Gulf state over the crackdown on Islamist demonstrators.Elad Benari, 1/5/2014, 4:01 AM

Egypt: 14 Killed in Deadliest Day in Months

Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood clash with police: 62 injured, 258 arrested.Gil Ronen, 1/4/2014, 8:30 PM

Bloody Friday Kills 11 Across Egypt

At least 11 protesters killed as Muslim Brotherhood supporters and security forces clash in Egypt.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/3/2014, 9:21 PM

Egypt Probes Telecoms Company Over Alleged 'Terror Ad'

Egyptian prosecutors probing Vodafone over claims its advertisement contains coded messages calling for terrorist attacks.Elad Benari, 1/3/2014, 5:12 AM

Egypt Accuses Hamas of Attack that Killed 16

Interior Minister claims Hamas provided logistical support for bombing of Mansoura police headquarters last Monday.Ari Yashar, 1/2/2014, 9:13 PM

Egypt: 2 Killed in Clashes in Alexandria

Two killed in violent clashes between pro-Islamist protesters and police in Egypt's coastal city of Alexandria.Elad Benari, 1/2/2014, 3:16 AM

Egypt: Tear Gas, Water Cannons Fired at Pro-Brotherhood Protest

300 students block road near Defense Ministry; Egyptian army responds with anti-rioting measures.Tova Dvorin, 1/1/2014, 5:31 PM