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The Egyptian army chief, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, seems all but certain to become the next President after a group of his leading generals reportedly backed his bid for the job.
Egypt accounts for nearly a fifth of group's production
It was not supposed to be like this. Exactly three years after the Tahrir Square revolt, Egyptians are at war with each other once more.
Police have fired live rounds in the air and tear gas to disperse anti-government protesters
This is such stuff as dreams are made on, enough to banish any nightmares troubling the sleep of Egypt’s army commander, General Abdul Fattah al-Sisi
Who knows if a new name would make you a social pariah in 70 years' time?
Around 90% voters back new constitution, according to state-run media
Archaeologists have unearthed an ancient cemetery thought to contain the tombs of 16 pharaohs
Morsi’s Muslim Brotherhood supporters, who accuse the army of staging a coup, have held frequent protests calling for his reinstatement
The trial of Egypt's former Islamist president on charges of inciting murder was adjourned on Wednesday until next month, after bad weather prevented a helicopter flight from bringing Mohammed Morsi to court.
Egypt's interim president on Sunday made a rare visit to see the pontiff of the nation's Orthodox Christians at St. Mark's Cathedral, the papal seat in central Cairo, according to a brief statement by the church.
Nasser didn’t hesitate to call on the hangman to decapitate the Brotherhood
Egypt's interim government has blamed the group for an attack on police headquarters
Some of the charges against Morsi and 129 others carry the death penalty
Animal-rights activists have long been concerned about conditions there