Egypt Clashes

35 Egyptian police, troops die in clashes with Islamists: Officials

35 Egyptian police, troops die in clashes with Islamists: Officials

At least 35 Egyptian troops and police officers were killed in clashes with Islamist fighters in the Bahariya oasis in the country`s Western Desert on Friday, security and medical sources said.

Oct 21, 2017, 06:18 AM IST

Two killed in violent clashes in Egypt

At least two persons were killed and three others injured on Friday when clashes erupted between supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi and residents hostile to the Muslim Brotherhood group, from which he hails.

Jul 12, 2014, 00:58 AM IST

Two killed in Egypt clashes during Islamist protests

An Egyptian health official says two people have been killed in clashes during a demonstration by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.

Jul 11, 2014, 23:32 PM IST

Nearly 50 killed as Egypt marks revolt anniversary

Nearly 50 people died in weekend clashes between supporters and opponents of Egypt`s military, as media outlets on Sunday hailed rallies urging the army chief to run for the presidency.

Jan 26, 2014, 02:14 AM IST

Four killed, scores wounded in clashes across Egypt

Muslim Brotherhood supporters and police clashed across Egypt on Friday, leaving at least four dead in protests after the army-backed government declared the group a terrorist organisation.

Dec 28, 2013, 08:19 AM IST

At least 14 killed, 130 wounded in Egypt bombing

At least 14 were killed and 130 wounded early Tuesday as a powerful explosion ripped through a security headquarters in Egypt`s Nile Delta city of Mansoura, reports said.

Dec 24, 2013, 06:35 AM IST

Clashes hit Egypt`s Islamic university for third day

A security official says police have fired tear gas to prevent students of Egypt`s Islamic Al-Azhar University from taking protests outside their campus, in the third straight day of unrest there.

Dec 10, 2013, 20:55 PM IST

US `concerned` over fresh Egypt unrest: Official

The United States voiced concern over fresh unrest in Egypt after nearly 200 people were arrested in a clampdown on Islamists protesting against a new law banning unauthorised demonstrations.

Nov 30, 2013, 10:00 AM IST

Egypt official: Muslim Brotherhood backs unrest

Egypt`s interior minister said on Saturday his forces have foiled several attempted terror attacks and arrested militant leaders, accusing the Muslim Brotherhood of mobilising and financing some of them to cause unrest.

Nov 24, 2013, 11:22 AM IST

Four Egypt cops taken in custody for killing Islamists

Egypt`s Prosecutor General Hesham Barakat ordered Tuesday four police officers to be remanded in custody over charges of killing 36 members of Muslim Brotherhood last August, state TV said.

Oct 22, 2013, 18:41 PM IST

Egypt clashes: Four pro-Morsi supporters killed

At least four people died in clashes on Friday as supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi mounted their boldest marches since troops crushed their protest camps demanding his reinstatement on August 14.

Oct 05, 2013, 09:32 AM IST

Islamists protest raid on pro-Morsi stronghold in Egypt

Supporters of ousted president Mohammed Morsi held protests in a number of Egyptian cities on Friday resulting in minor clashes, even as the turnout in the rallies was low.

Sep 21, 2013, 10:10 AM IST

Egypt holds funeral for slain police general

Joined by Egypt`s top interim leaders, Egypt`s military chief led a funeral procession on Friday for a police general killed in a raid on an Islamist stronghold near Cairo, aiming to show a national front against supporters of the ousted Islamist president.

Sep 21, 2013, 10:06 AM IST

Roadside bomb hits police bus in Egypt`s Sinai

Militants in Egypt`s northern Sinai Peninsula struck a police bus with a roadside bomb on Monday, wounding nine people and killing with a gunshot to the head a young conscript who had survived the blast, security officials said.

Sep 17, 2013, 10:09 AM IST

Turkey warns its citizens in Egypt

Turkey on Monday warned its citizens in Egypt to stay away from protests and avoid travelling in Egypt.

Aug 19, 2013, 15:44 PM IST

2 Canadians arrested in Cairo amid unrest

Two Canadians have been arrested by Egyptian police, the Canadian government said.

Aug 19, 2013, 09:27 AM IST

Will not label Mohamed Morsi ouster as coup in national interest: US

The US has said that it will not declare the ouster of the Mohamed Morsi as a coup in its own national interest, allowing it to continue providing USD 1.5 billion in annual military and economic aid.

Jul 27, 2013, 10:35 AM IST

120 killed in firing on Morsi supporters: Brotherhood

At least 120 were killed and some 4,500 injured when Egyptian troops opened fire on deposed President Mohammed Morsi`s supporters demanding his reinstatement, the Muslim Brotherhood said on Saturday.

Jul 27, 2013, 09:02 AM IST

US suspends delivery of F-16s to Egypt: Pentagon

The United States has decided not to go ahead with plans to supply Egypt with an additional four F-16 fighter jets due to unrest gripping the country, the Pentagon said on Wednesday.

Jul 24, 2013, 23:51 PM IST

Egypt clashes toll reaches 15

The toll in the clashes between supporters and opponents of ousted president Mohamed Morsi in different parts of Egypt rose to 15 early Wednesday, with 114 people injured.

Jul 24, 2013, 09:14 AM IST