Tahrir is the historic landmark that united Egyptians in 1977’s Bread Riots, that hosted protests against the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, and that has been the epicenter of anti-government demonstrations against Hosni Mubarak, the …
CAIRO — In many ways, life is not so bad for Egypt's deposed ruler, Hosni Mubarak. At the Cairo hospital he calls home, he enjoys regular deliveries of flowers, newspapers and takeout restaurant meals; visits from his wife, two sons and …
CAIRO: Hosni Mubarak, the former Egyptian autocrat toppled during the 2011 Arab Spring, was freed Friday from the military hospital where he spent much of the past six years in detention. The release of the 88-year-old who ruled Egypt …
Five years after the fall of Hosni Mubarak the fervour has gone, the hope of change has given way to a sense of resignation and disillusionment. Activists and those on the streets say not much has changed since the “Rais” was toppled. On the …
Abbas, 43, was one of the earliest to document torture practices by the Egyptian police under then-Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak. For his efforts in documenting …
WATCH: Egypt's government targeting journalists in media crackdown (2:41) Abbas is known for his strongly worded, anti-governmental stances and his role in …
Abbas has campaigned against torture in Egypt for well over a decade, before and after the 2011 uprising that toppled longtime dictator Hosni Mubarak. He has …
The tourism sector is one of the country’s main sources of foreign currency but …