Crime in Egypt
Crime in Egypt is present in various forms. Forms of crime include drug trafficking, money laundering, fraud, corruption, black marketeering etc.
During the 1980s, Petty crime was a significant pr...
Terrorism in Egypt
Terrorism in Egypt refers to terrorist attacks in Egypt, many of them linked to Islamic extremism. Targets have included government officials, police, tourists and the Christian minority. Terrorism i...
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Abu Omar case
The Abu Omar Case refers to the abduction and transfer to Egypt of the Imam of Milan Hassan Mustafa Osama Nasr, also known as Abu Omar. The case was picked by the international media as one of the be...
Mohammed el-Attar
Mohammed Essam Ghoneim el-Attar (born 1970 in Cairo, Egypt) is a Canadian-Egyptian man accused and convicted of spying for Israel.On 20 April, 2007, el-Attar was found guilty of spying for Israel in a...
April 6 Youth Movement
The April 6 Youth Movement (Arabic: حركة شباب 6 أبريل‎) is an Egyptian activist group established in Spring 2008 to support the workers in El-Mahalla El-Kubra, an industrial town, who were p...
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1986 Egyptian Conscription Riot
On February 25, 1986, around 25,000 Egyptian conscripts of the Central Security Forces (CSF), Egyptian paramilitary force, staged violent protests in and around Cairo. The riot came as a reaction to t...
Ahmad Salama Mabruk
Ahmad Salam Mabruk (Arabic: أحمد سلام مبروك) was the alleged leader of Egyptian Islamic Jihad's Azeri cell. He was one of 14 people subjected to extraordinary rendition by the CIA prior to the 2001 d...
Ahmad Salama Mabruk - Wikipedia
Hassan Mustafa Osama Nasr
Hassan Mustafa Osama Nasr (Arabic: حسن مصطفى أسامة نصر‎ Ḥassan Muṣṭafā Usāmah Naṣr) (born 18 March 1963), also known as Abu Omar, is an Egyptian cleric. In 2003, he was living in Milan, Ital...
Talaat Sadat
Talaat Sadat (26 February 1954 – 20 November 2011) was an Egyptian politician, lawyer and former political prisoner. He was the nephew of former Egyptian president Anwar Sadat.
Talaat was arrested...
Hisham Talaat Moustafa
Hisham Talaat Moustafa (Arabic: هشام طلعت مصطفى‎) is an Egyptian businessman who had been elected in 2004 to the Shura Council in the Parliament of Egypt. As the former chairman and former h...
Egyptian Revolution of 2011
The Egyptian Revolution of 2011, locally known as the January 25 Revolution (Arabic: ثورة 25 يناير‎; Thawret 25 yanāyir), began on 25 January 2011 and was part of the Arab Spring and also kn...
Rashad Mehanna
Rashad Mehanna (Arabic: رشاد مهنا‎) (2 October 1909 - 3 January 1996) was an Egyptian colonel who played a significant role in the Egyptian Revolution of 1952.
Mehanna was born to an Azh...