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Egypt dissolves 169 Muslim Brotherhood NGOs

Egypt's ministry of social solidarity Monday ordered the dissolution of 169 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) affiliated with the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood, Xinhua news agency reported citing state-run Ahram Online.

Egypt`s Morsi to face fifth trial for incitement to murder

An Egyptian military court will try ousted president Mohamed Morsi and 198 Islamist leaders and supporters over a deadly protest in 2013, a military prosecution source said on Tuesday.

Egyptian court adjourns Morsi's espionage trial

A court in Egypt Sunday adjourned the trial of former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi and 10 Muslim Brotherhood defendants over espionage charges, media reports said.

Jordan sentences senior Brotherhood leader to 18 months

A Jordanian court on Sunday sentenced a senior leader of the Muslim Brotherhood to 18 months in prison for criticising a decision by the United Arab Emirates to blacklist his organisation.

Egyptian court puts ousted president Morsi on trial over Qatar link

An Egyptian court put ousted Islamist president Mohammed Morsi on trial on Sunday on charges of endangering national security by leaking state secrets and sensitive documents to Qatar, furthering a state crackdown on his outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.

Jordan sentences senior Brotherhood leader to 18 months in jail

 A Jordanian security court sentenced a senior Muslim Brotherhood leader to a year and six months in prison on Sunday for criticising the United Arab Emirates on social media, a judicial source said.

Egypt court releases two Al Jazeera journalists but case not dismissed

Two remaining Al Jazeera journalists, Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed, were released from an Egyptian jail on Thursday after more than 400 days, but the court said the case against them was still pending.

Egypt court begins retrial of Jazeera journalists

 An Egyptian court is to begin a retrial of Al-Jazeera journalists Thursday, including a Canadian awaiting deportation, after an appeals court said their initial trial failed to show Muslim Brotherhood links.

''Muslim Brotherhood behind Egypt stadium riots''

The president of Egyptian soccer club Zamalek SC, Murtada Mansur, Monday accused the banned Muslim Brotherhood (MB) of instigating and taking part in the violent riots pitting the Ultras White Knights hooligans against Egyptian security forces, which resulted in the death of 22 people.

Australian reporter Greste arrives in Brisbane

Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste arrived home in Australia on Wednesday after his release from Egypt where he was detained for more than 400 days, an AFP reporter at Brisbane airport said.

Homemade bomb explodes in Cairo, airport on alert: Security official
Homemade bomb explodes in Cairo, airport on alert: Security official

 Cairo airport authorities tightened security after finding two bombs near the arrivals hall and a homemade explosive device exploded in central Cairo on Tuesday, security officials said.

Egypt court sentences 183 Muslim Brotherhood supporters to death
Egypt court sentences 183 Muslim Brotherhood supporters to death

An Egyptian court sentenced 183 supporters of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood to death on Monday on charges of killing police officers, part of a sustained crackdown by authorities on Islamists.

Egypt court upholds Muslim Brotherhood death sentences

A court in Egypt has upheld the death sentences of 183 Muslim Brotherhood supporters over a 2013 attack on a police station here.

Egypt policeman kills hospitalised Islamist

An Egyptian policeman was arrested Sunday for having shot dead an Islamist detained in a Cairo hospital with injuries from his arrest, the interior ministry said.

Egypt orders deportation of jailed Australian reporter Greste: Police

Egypt has decided to deport jailed Australian reporter Peter Greste to his home country, a senior interior ministry official told AFP on Sunday.

Egypt sets Morsi trial verdict for espionage May 16

An Egyptian court set May 16 for a verdict in the espionage trial of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, who could be sentenced to death if convicted, an official said Saturday.

Egypt`s top Muslim cleric backs Muslim Brotherhood arrests

 Egypt`s top Islamic cleric on Tuesday backed the arrest of more than 500 supporters of the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood following clashes over the weekend on the anniversary of the country`s 2011 uprising. 

516 'Brotherhood elements' arrested on Egypt anniversary

Egyptian police arrested more than 500 supporters of the blacklisted Muslim Brotherhood when deadly violence erupted on the anniversary of the 2011 uprising, the interior minister said on Monday.

Egypt court orders retrial for 37 Brotherhood members

An Egyptian court ordered a retrial for 37 Muslim Brotherhood members sentenced to death and 115 others sentenced to life in a mass trial last year, judicial sources said on Saturday.

75 Muslim Brotherhood members jailed in Egypt

Seventy-five members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt were on Monday sentenced to jail terms ranging from five years to life on various charges, including inciting violence and attacking public property.