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Hosni Mubarak dies at 91, says Egypt's state TV; former president was ousted during Arab Spring uprising
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Hosni Mubarak dies at 91, says Egypt's state TV; former president was ousted during Arab Spring uprising

Hosni Mubarak, born in May 1928, was vice president on 14 October 1981, when his mentor, president Anwar Sadat, was assassinated by Islamic extremists while reviewing a military parade.

Mohammed Morsi dies in court during espionage case hearing, Muslim Brotherhood blames Egypt for ex-president's 'deliberate slow death'
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Mohammed Morsi dies in court during espionage case hearing, Muslim Brotherhood blames Egypt for ex-president's 'deliberate slow death'

Egypt's first democratically elected president Mohammed Morsi, an Islamist who was ousted after one year of divisive rule, died after collapsing in court on Monday, the attorney general said. He was 67.

Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi sworn in for second term as president of Egypt after winning over 97 percent of votes
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Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi sworn in for second term as president of Egypt after winning over 97 percent of votes

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi was sworn in for a second four-year term on Saturday after being re-elected in a vote earlier this year

Egypt: 13 terrorists, two army officers killed in raids on militant hideouts in North Sinai
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Egypt: 13 terrorists, two army officers killed in raids on militant hideouts in North Sinai

Egyptian security forces on Thursday raided militant hideouts in the restive North Sinai during which 13 terrorists and two army officers were killed, the military said.

Iran protests: From Green Movement to Arab Spring, how much does current uprising draw from past?
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Iran protests: From Green Movement to Arab Spring, how much does current uprising draw from past?

Iran's Revolutionary Guards have declared the "end of the sedition" and said that quiet has returned to the country now.

Egypt police arrest fugitive ex-interior minister Habib al-Adly; went on run to avoid prison for embezzlement
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Egypt police arrest fugitive ex-interior minister Habib al-Adly; went on run to avoid prison for embezzlement

Egyptian police arrested former interior minister Habib al-Adly who had been on the run to avoid serving a prison sentence for embezzlement, his lawyer told AFP.

Former Egypt PM Ahmed Shafiq returns home after five years of exile, goes missing within 24 hours
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Former Egypt PM Ahmed Shafiq returns home after five years of exile, goes missing within 24 hours

There has been no official word yet as on the whereabouts of an Egyptian presidential hopeful who flew home from the United Arab Emirates 24 hours ago

Former Egypt PM Ahmed Shafiq hints at running for president next year; may challenge Abdel Fattah al-Sisi for top post
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Former Egypt PM Ahmed Shafiq hints at running for president next year; may challenge Abdel Fattah al-Sisi for top post

Former Egyptian premier Ahmed Shafiq, who narrowly lost a 2012 election to since ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi, will challenge leader Abdel Fattah al-Sisi at a poll next year, his aides told AFP on Wednesday

Egypt mosque attack: Death toll soars to 235 in bomb and gun assault in North Sinai
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Egypt mosque attack: Death toll soars to 235 in bomb and gun assault in North Sinai

Gunmen attacked a packed mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai province on Friday and set off a bomb, killing at least 200 people

Egypt: Six soldiers, 24 terrorists killed in clashes in North Sinai; encounter comes after series of attacks since 2011
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Egypt: Six soldiers, 24 terrorists killed in clashes in North Sinai; encounter comes after series of attacks since 2011

Twenty-four terrorists and six soldiers were killed on Sunday as armed forces foiled terror attacks in Egypt's restive North Sinai region, the army said.

Egypt: Two terrorists killed in raids in North Sinai; army says they were 'very dangerous'
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Egypt: Two terrorists killed in raids in North Sinai; army says they were 'very dangerous'

Two terrorists have been killed during raids carried out by the army in Egypt's restive North Sinai governorate, officials said on Sunday.

Egypt arrests dozens ahead of protests planned against transfer of islands to Saudi Arabia
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Egypt arrests dozens ahead of protests planned against transfer of islands to Saudi Arabia

Egyptian police arrested dozens in raids in Cairo and at least 10 provinces across the country.

Khaled Ali, Egypt's Oppn leader granted bail, will face trial for making 'obscene gesture'
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Khaled Ali, Egypt's Oppn leader granted bail, will face trial for making 'obscene gesture'

Amnesty International called on Egyptian authorities to drop the "absurd" charge against Khaled Ali, saying his arrest and prosecution were politically motivated.

Egypt's ousted former president Hosni Mubarak freed from detention
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Egypt's ousted former president Hosni Mubarak freed from detention

Mubarak was accused of inciting the deaths of protesters during the 18-day revolt, in which about 850 people were killed as police clashed with demonstrators.

Egypt's Hosni Mubarak back in Cairo court for 'killing protesters'
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Egypt's Hosni Mubarak back in Cairo court for 'killing protesters'

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has returned to a Cairo courtroom for a retrial on charges of killing protesters during the 2011 uprising that ended his nearly three-decade reign.

EgyptAir flight: Traces of explosives found on crash victims, say officials
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EgyptAir flight: Traces of explosives found on crash victims, say officials

Traces of explosives have been found on some of the victims of an EgyptAir flight from Paris that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea in May, Egypt's Civil Aviation Ministry said on Thursday.

Cairo bombing: Islamic State claims responsibility of attack on Egyptian church
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Cairo bombing: Islamic State claims responsibility of attack on Egyptian church

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility on Tuesday for a bomb attack on a Cairo church that killed 25 people, the first claim for one of the worst attacks on the Coptic Christian community in recent memory.

Egyptian court cancels former president Mohamed Morsi's death sentence
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Egyptian court cancels former president Mohamed Morsi's death sentence

An Egyptian appeals court today cancelled the death sentence handed out to ousted President Mohamed Morsi and Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide MohammedBadie

Six takfiri militants killed as Egyptian army attacks terrorist hideouts
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Six takfiri militants killed as Egyptian army attacks terrorist hideouts

Six takfiri militants and two soldiers were killed as the Egyptian forces have begun rooting out terrorists in its campaign to avenge the last week's deadly attack by the Islamic State that left 12 military personnel dead.

Egypt: Atleast 15 terrorists, 12 soldiers killed in attack on army checkpoint in Sinai
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Egypt: Atleast 15 terrorists, 12 soldiers killed in attack on army checkpoint in Sinai

At least 15 terrorists and 12 Egyptian soldiers were killed on Friday in a major attack on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula, which has for years been battling Islamist insurgency.