Mahmoud Hussein

Al Jazeera blasts new detention of journo held 890 days

Qatar-based network says Egypt becoming 'a lawless country' after its reporter was again incarcerated.

Al Jazeera decries Mahmoud Hussein's extended detention in Egypt

Egypt

Egypt: Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein returned to Tora prison

Qatar-based journalist's continued detention comes despite an Egyptian court ruling last week to release him.

Egypt: Al Jazeera's Mahmoud Hussein returned to Tora prison

Middle East

HRW: Abuses in Egypt's Sinai amount to war crimes

Rights body reports abuses, including torture and extrajudicial killings, as it calls for halt to military aid to Cairo.

Egypt

'Grave concern' as Al Jazeera journalist remains jailed in Egypt

Mahmoud Hussein's freedom was ordered by an Egyptian court last week, but the journalist remains in detention.

'Grave concern' as Al Jazeera journalist remains jailed in Egypt

Press Freedom

Egyptian court orders release of Al Jazeera journalist

Mahmoud Hussein's release order follows more than two years of imprisonment without charge or trial.

Egypt: Court orders release of journalist Mahmoud Hussein

Middle East

Egypt kills suspected fighters a day after tourist bus bombing

Authorities say raids carried out against the armed Hasm group, a day after bombing in Cairo wounded several tourists.

Egypt kills suspected fighters a day after tourist bus bombing

Middle East

Tourists wounded in bus blast near Egypt's Giza Pyramids

Government campaign to stamp out armed groups in Sinai Peninsula results in increasing attacks on tourists there.

Egypt

Explosion hits tourist bus near Egypt's Giza pyramids

Officials say 17 people were wounded after an explosion hits tourist bus near Giza pyramids.

Egypt

Egypt blackface sketch about Sudanese spotlights racism in region

Speaking what she thought would pass as Sudanese Arabic, Shaimaa Seif, wearing blackface, chatted to commuters on a bus.

Egypt blackface sketch about Sudanese spotlights racism in region

Egypt

Egypt's Sinai: At least 47 fighters, 5 troops killed in battle

Army says it also confiscated firearms and improvised explosive devices from fighters in the restive peninsula.

Egypt's Sinai: At least 47 fighters, 5 troops killed in battle

Opinion

The implications of a Trump war on political Islam

The White House should stop taking cue from Arab dictators on its foreign policy.

Marwan Bishara

by Marwan Bishara

Marwan Bishara

Yemen

The Kidney Brokers: Yemeni organs sold for $5,000 in Egypt

Al Jazeera reveals involvement of Egyptian hospital, Yemeni embassy in international organ trafficking ring in 2014.

The Kidney Brokers: Yemeni organs sold for $5,000 in Egypt

Qatar

Qatar denies issuing visa ban for blockading nations

Akbar al-Baker suggested Qatar may stop issuing visas to Egyptians but authorities say this is not government policy.

Qatar denies issuing visa ban for blockading nations

Qatar

Qatar will not grant visas to its 'enemies', tourism chief says

Comments were the first suggesting Qatar would no longer grant visas to people from Egypt amid the two-year blockade.

Qatar will not grant visas to its 'enemies', tourism chief says

Egypt

Trump working to designate Muslim Brotherhood as 'terror' group

The Brotherhood vows to continue to work in line with its 'moderate and peaceful thinking' regardless of US moves.