Middle East

Egypt 'worse off on every indicator' since 2013 coup

After a revolution and a military coup, Egypt faces abuses to a degree unseen in the Mubarak years, analysts say.

Egypt 'worse off on every indicator' since 2013 coup

Egypt

Sisi's Egypt: The death of politics in campus

University campuses remain a site of opposition to the new authoritarianism and its policies.

Egypt campus: The students versus the regime

Opinion

What happened to Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood?

Internal ideological and political disagreements might lead to the break-up of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.

Khalil al-Anani

by Khalil al-Anani

Khalil al-Anani

Egypt

Egypt upholds Morsi's 20-year prison sentence

Ruling on charges arising from the killing of protesters in 2012 is first final verdict against deposed president.

Egypt upholds Morsi's 20-year prison sentence

Egypt

New group claims killing of Egyptian police officer

"Field execution" of security officer in Beheira province is latest in a series of attacks claimed by Hasam Movement.

Egypt: Hasam claims killing of Gamal al-Deeb of police

Middle East

Report: 'Cruel and inhuman' treatment in Egypt's prison

Prison authorities refused to provide inmates with medical care, possibly causing their deaths, HRW report finds.

 In Egypt's Guantanamo 'abuse is systematic'

Middle East

Profile: Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi

The Muslim Brotherhood leader was the country's first democratically-elected president before the coup and imprisonment.

Profile: Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi

Inside Story

Can Egypt be forced to improve prison conditions?

Reports detail dire conditions and serious human rights abuses in the country's prisons.

Media

Al Jazeera journalist slams Egypt death verdict

Ibrahim Helal, who is among three reporters sentenced to death in absentia in Egypt, says his case is political.

Politics

Egypt retires 32 judges for opposing Morsi ouster

Supreme Judicial Council forces 32 judges into retirement for having opposed army's ousting of Mohamed Morsi in 2013.

Egypt retires 32 judges for opposing Morsi ouster

Opinion

ICC must look into Egypt's role in Gaza atrocities

Egypt cannot be allowed to act with complete impunity, under the thinly veiled guise of the fight against terrorism.

Toby Cadman

by Toby Cadman

Toby Cadman

Arab Spring

Arab Spring anniversary: Protesters defy crackdown

Despite heavy security presence and arrests, demonstrators take to the streets in Egypt to mark 2011 uprising.

Opinion

The Egyptian revolution: What went wrong?

For change to happen, the lessons of the past five years should be kept in mind for the future rounds.

Omar Ashour

by Omar Ashour

Omar Ashour

Politics

My Arab Spring: Egypt's silent protest

Five years after the uprising, the solution to Egypt's political impasse may not be radical or revolutionary.

My Arab Spring: Egypt's silent protest

Arab Spring

Arab Spring anniversary: Opposition silenced in Egypt

President Sisi praises January 25 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak, amid heightened security presence in Cairo.