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Fears of bloodshed loom large in Egypt
Prospect of deadly violence intensifies with the military poised to impose its 'road map'.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2013 11:31 GMT
Controversial new Luxor governor quits
Adel el-Khayat, affiliated with once-banned Islamic group, steps down after days as governor of ancient city.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2013 13:47 GMT
Luxor crisis deepens as Morsi faces new test
Protests erupt after former leader of armed group believed to have massacred tourists is appointed governor.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2013 13:54 GMT
Tensions high after thousands march in Cairo
Protesters in the Egyptian capital and other cities rally against President Morsi as political crisis deepens.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2012 00:28 GMT
Explainer: How do the elections work?
Convoluted rules mean Egyptians will cast three votes on two ballots over six weeks.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 10:19 GMT
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