January 28, 2014
Police General Mohamed Said, head of the technical office of the interior minister, has been killed by gunmen, Egyptian news sources reported Tuesday.
Former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi has arrived in Cairo for a trial over charges on a prison break during the 2011 uprising against Hosni Mubarak.
The impending Egyptian cabinet reshuffle will be announced when Defense Minister Abdel Fattah Al Sisi makes his decision over running in the presidential elections.
After another launch of illegal crackdowns, 1,350 expats were arrested in Riyadh.
Hussein, 'the revolutionaries' lawyer', and over 30 others arrested during Saturday's demonstrations in Maadi and downtown have been accused of belonging to the Muslim Brotherhood
January 27, 2014
As Afghan forces take the lead in security operations, NATO lessens its security presence overall.
Deputy Prime Minister in Egypt resigns to be more effective in a non-political role.
Despite the lack of an exchange deal, Abou Abeida, a Libyan militia commander, was released after five kidnapped Egyptian diplomats were surrendered by Libya.
Just hours after being promoted to field marshal, Egypt's head military council mandated that Chief Sisi run for President.
The trial of Mohamed Morsi will be aired on state-run TV on Tuesday, as the former Egyptian president and fellow members of the Muslim Brotherhood face a judge on charges of collaborating with Hamas and Hezbollah to break out of prison during the 2011 revolution.
Tunisia's main Islamist party Ennahda told reporters that it expects national elections to take place in October.
Egypt’s military chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has been promoted to the top military rank of field marshal on Monday, state television announced.
Attacks on Turkey's Nationalist Movement Party headquarters left the party's spokesman dead and seven others wounded.
After back and forth demands from Libyan militia group, all kidnapped Egyptian diplomats have been freed.
The new caretaker cabinet will govern Tunisia until after its upcoming elections.