Dream TV (Egypt)
Dream TV (Arabic: دريم‎) is an Arabic satellite television channel headquartered out of Media Production City, Egypt. Dream TV was the first Egyptian private television channel, and now offe...
Ex-Egyptian President Mubarak released from prison
After nearly six years in custody, former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak has been freed.
Politics of Egypt - Mubarak quits Cairo as people march on palace - World news - Mideast/N. Africa - msnbc.com
Hosni Mubarak left Cairo for the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, according to sources and officials, after protesters marched on his main presidential palace and held vast rallies across Egypt.
Politics of Egypt
The politics of Egypt is based on republicanism, with a semi-presidential system of government. Following the Egyptian Revolution of 2011, and the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak, executive po...
National Democratic Party (Egypt)
The National Democratic Party (Arabic: الحزب الوطني الديمقراطي‎ Al-Ḥizb Al-Waṭanī Ad-Dīmūqrāṭī), often simply called in Arabic: الحزب الوطني‎ Al-Ḥizb al-Waṭaniy – the "National Par...
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Wael Ghonim
Wael Ghonim (Arabic: وائل غنيم‎, other transliterations include: Ghoneim, Ghonaim) is an Internet activist and computer engineer with an interest in social entrepreneurship.In 2011, he beca...
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...
2013 Egyptian coup d'état
On 3 July 2013, a coalition led by the Egyptian army chief General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi removed the President of Egypt, Mohamed Morsi, from power and suspended the Egyptian constitution. The move came...
2013 Egyptian coup d'état - Wikipedia
Mohamed Morsi
Mohamed Morsi (Arabic: محمد محمد مرسى عيسى العياط‎, ALA-LC: Muḥammad Muḥammad Mursī ‘Īsá al-‘Ayyāṭ, [mæˈħæmmæd mæˈħæmmæd ˈmoɾsi ˈʕiːsæ (ʔe)l.ʕɑjˈjɑːtˤ]; born 8 August 1951) is an Egyptian po...
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Gamal Mubarak
Gamal Al Din Mohammed Hosni Ei Sayed Mubarak (Arabic: جمال الدين محمد حسنى سيد مبارك‎, [ɡæˈmæːl edˈdiːn mæˈħæmmæd ˈħosni ˈsæjjed moˈbɑːɾɑk]), (born 27 December 1963), is the younger of the t...
Gamal Mubarak - Wikipedia
Abdel Fattah el-Sisi
Abdel Fattah Saeed Hussein Khalil el-Sisi (Arabic: عبد الفتاح سعيد حسين خليل السيسي‎ ‘Abdu l-Fattāḥ Sa‘īd Ḥusayn Khalīl as-Sīsī, [ʕæbdel.fætˈtæːħ sæˈʕiːd ħeˈseːn xæˈliːl esˈsiːsi]; born 19 N...
Abdel Fattah el-Sisi - Wikipedia
Youth bulge
A population pyramid, also called an age pyramid or age picture diagram, is a graphical illustration that shows the distribution of various age groups in a population (typically that of a country or r...
Youth bulge - Wikipedia
Emergency law in Egypt
An Emergency Law was first enacted in Egypt in 1958, as Law No. 162 of 1958. A state of emergency was declared in 1967 during the 1967 Arab-Israeli War which lasted until 1980. After a break of 18 mon...
Supreme Council of the Armed Forces
The Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF; Arabic: المجلس الأعلى للقوات المسلحة‎, al-Maǧlis al-ʾAʿlā lil-Quwwāt al-Musallaḥa, also Higher Council of the Armed Forces) is a statutory body...
Supreme Council of the Armed Forces - Wikipedia
Egyptian Armed Forces
The Egyptian Armed Forces (Arabic: القوات المسلحة المصرية‎) ( [el qouwat el mosalaha el masriya]) are the military forces of Egypt. The Egyptian Armed Forces are the largest in Africa, and t...
Egyptian Armed Forces - Wikipedia
Egyptian Islamic Jihad
The Egyptian Islamic Jihad (Arabic: الجهاد الإسلامي المصري‎) (EIJ) formerly called simply Islamic Jihad (الجهاد الإسلامي and Liberation Army for Holy Sites) originally referred to as al-Jiha...
Egyptian constitutional review committee of 2011
A committee formed in February 2011 by the Egyptian military following suspension of the constitution during the 2011 Egyptian revolution. The committee's purpose is to review the constitution of Egyp...
Egyptian constitutional review committee of 2011 - Wikipedia
2011 Egyptian revolution
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...
Egyptian parliamentary election, 2010
The Egyptian parliamentary elections of 2010 first voting round was held in Egypt on 28 November 2010 and the second round was held on 5 December 2010.The election was scheduled in two stages to form ...
Egyptian parliamentary election, 2010 - Wikipedia
Foreign relations of Egypt
Foreign relations of the Arab Republic of Egypt are the Egyptian government's external relations with the outside world. Egypt's foreign policy operates along a non-aligned level. Factors such as popu...
Elections in Egypt
Elections in Egypt are held for the President and a unicameral legislature. The President of Egypt is elected for a four-year term by popular vote.Suffrage is universal and compulsory for every Egypti...
Islam and democracy
Islamic democracy refers to a political ideology that seeks to apply Islamic principles to public policy within a democratic framework. In practice, there are three kinds of political systems in the M...
Gama'at Islamiya
Al-Gama'a al-Islamiyya (Arabic: الجماعة الإسلامية‎ al-jamāʻah al-islāmīyah, "the Islamic Group"; also transliterated El Gama'a El Islamiyya; also called "Islamic Groups" and transliterated ...
Gama'at Islamiya - Wikipedia
Secularism in Egypt
Secularism in Egypt has had a very important role to play in both the history of Egypt and that of the Middle East. Egypt’s first experience of Secularism started with the British Occupation (1882–195...
Trials and judicial hearings following the 2011 Egyptian revolution
The trials and judicial hearings following the 2011 Egyptian Revolution were a series of legal moves to establish accountability among the various Egyptian government officials and prominent businessm...
Trials and judicial hearings following the 2011 Egyptian revolution - Wikipedia
Domestic responses to the Egyptian Revolution of 2011
There have been numerous domestic responses to the 2011 Egyptian revolution. Opposition parties, activists and religious bodies have been staunchly demanding Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's resigna...
Domestic responses to the Egyptian Revolution of 2011 - Wikipedia
Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt
The Muslim Brotherhood (Arabic: جماعة الاخوان المسلمين‎ gammāʿat al-ʾiḫwān/al-ikhwan/el-ekhwan al-muslimīn, [elʔexˈwæːn]) in Egypt is a Sunni Islamist religious, political, and social movem...
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