At least one protester detained in Jika Movement demo against police and army
Latest in Highlight
The death toll of the 2011 Mohamed Mahmoud clashes was almost 50, making them the deadliest Egypt had witnessed at the time. Subsequent clashes on the one year anniversary of the violence saw at least two killed, including a 16 and a 15 year old. These words are being written on the eve of the second anniversary. No one really knows what will happen within a few hours, but the tensions are rising amid rival protests planned on the anniversary. As the Daily News Egypt looks in depth into which movements are calling for what this year, participants in the original 2011 clashes tell their story about an anniversary that has been rather stripped of what it stands for.
American actor visits Egypt to shed light on situation.
Protest in Paris raises awareness internationally as the beginning of an escalation by 6 April
Egyptians satirically now refer to the country as “the big morgue”.
The movement demanded the release of one member and investigations into the death of ‘Jika’
Spontaneous protest outside the Minya courthouse on Tuesday
Judges also set to discuss Morsi-appointed prosecutor who refuses their demand to resign
Protesters demonstrate against forensic authority, claim organisation is corrupt and misleads torture death investigations
As security forces guard the High Court, street vendors clash with protesters
After Islamists organised a number of protests on Friday calling for the implementation of the Sharia, many writers are asking what their exact definition of “Sharia” is. On another note, some columnists criticise the performance of the “opaque” security apparatus in Egypt. Who stands against the Sharia? Emad Al-Din Hussein Al-Shorouk newspaper Hussein recalls …
The movement will use new methods of non-violent protest if their demands are not met
Members of the youth group march from Abdeen Court to the High Court calling for justice
Members of 6 April Youth Movement marched from Abdeen court to the high court on Wednesday, calling for justice for Gaber Salah. Salah, also known as Jika, died in November as a result of injuries he sustained during clashes with police in Mohamed Mahmoud Street. Around two hundred marched and chanted calling for justice. They …
Today, 29 December, would have been Gaber Salah Gaber’s 17th birthday.
Supporters of the constitution demonstrating at Rabaa Mosque while the opposition schedules “million man protests” in Tahrir Square and the Presidential Palace
Ahmed Naguib on respiratory aid
Downtown clashes death toll rises to two
Thousands attend Gaber funeral in Cairo and procession for Massoud in Damanhour
Protester shot in the head in downtown clashes officially dead