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Anti-cabinet, MB, SCAF protests in Alexandria

By Abdel Rahman Youssef ALEXANDRIA: Scuffles between protesters in front of Al-Qaed Ibrahim Mosque in Alexandria after Friday Prayers erupted a day after the Muslim Brotherhood group held 15 protests across the city demanding the removal of the current government. As they chanted against the Muslim Brotherhood, the protesters, whose affiliations were unclear, called for the …


Military police clashes with protesters, martyrs’ families in Alexandria

By Abdel Rahman Youssef ALEXANDRIA: Army forces clashed Tuesday with protesters and families of martyrs attending the trial of police officers accused of killing Jan. 25 protesters in Alexandria. Scuffles broke out when protesters chanted against police and army forces, which provoked the army forces. Three protesters were briefly detained in an Armed Personnel Carrier in …


Brotherhood forms human chain for Syria in Alexandria

By Abdel Rahman Youssef ALEXANDRIA: Hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood members formed human chains across the Corniche Monday in support of the Syrian revolution. About 4,000 answered the call made by the Brotherhood, said Ibrahim El-Sayed, member of the group’s administrative office in Alexandria and the protest’s coordinator. “This is to support our brothers in Syria in …


Conflicting reports on detention of Alexandria protesters

By Mai Shams El-Din CAIRO: Reports that a military court handed down three to 15-year prison sentences to Alexandria protesters amid clashes with military police on Friday, cannot be confirmed, activist and member of the No to Military Trials of Civilians campaign Mona Seif told Daily News Egypt Sunday. “The prosecution is giving conflicting information. While …


Protesters in Cairo, Alex, Suez vow to continue sit-ins in joint statement

By Mai Shams El-Din CAIRO: Coalitions and political forces participating in sit-ins in Cairo, Alexandria and Suez vowed to continue until all demands are met in a joint statement released Thursday. “This statement is a result of coordination between protesters and political groups in all sit-ins in Cairo, Alexandria and Suez to clarify our position from …


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