Egypt Violence

A Quiet Anniversary on Egypt's Day of Rage

Charlotte Allan | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK
Charlotte Allan

At such an unhappy time, there might be some solace to Egypt's protestors in knowing that they were the best versions of themselves for a luminous moment that inspired the planet with the idea of what it could be, and that history will record the protestors as infinitely greater and braver than the people that ruled them before and, unfortunately, since.

Dozens Killed As Egyptian Protests Turn Violent On National Holiday

Huffington Post | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK

Clashes erupted on Sunday across much of Egypt between security forces and supporters of the ousted president, leaving 44 killed, as rival crowds of s...

The Last Thing Egypt Needs?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK

Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak has been released from prison. The ex-dictator, who was arrested in 2011 when his government was overthrown...

Obama's Egypt Crisis

Jon-Christopher Bua | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK Politics
Jon-Christopher Bua

No matter how hard he tries to focus on his domestic agenda, the president is plagued by a never-ending stream of international crises demanding his attention. And right now Egypt is clearly front and centre.

Reading From The Script?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 18.08.2013 | UK

British tourists still flocking to Egypt Security forces clear mosque after siege William Hague has condemned Egypt's authorities for a lethal c...

Egyptian Forces Move Against Mosque Protesters

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK

Egyptian security forces have reportedly cleared a mosque in Cairo inside which Muslim Brotherhood supporters were barricaded. According to the BB...

'We Are Surrounded'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.08.2013 | UK

Egypt's 'day of rage' Hundreds of people - including four Irish citizens - are trapped in a mosque in Cairo as Egypt prepares for further violence....

British Tourists Warned Not To Leave Egypt Hotels

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.08.2013 | UK

British tourists have been issued with a stark warning by the Foreign Office, which has advised against all but essential travel to Egypt, while holid...

Sky News Cameraman Killed In Egypt Clashes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK

A Sky News cameraman has been shot and killed in Egypt. The broadcaster confirmed Mick Deane died covering violent clashes in Cairo. There were ...

Egypt Plunges Deeper Into Crisis As Hague Calls For Restraint

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.12.2012 | UK

William Hague has expressed deep concern at the ongoing violence in Egypt, urging authorities and opposition activists to show restraint as protests a...