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ElBaradei wins in informal poll

ElBaradei wins in informal poll

CAIRO, June 20 (UPI) -- Egyptian diplomat and presidential hopeful Mohamed ElBaradei received the most support in an informal poll by the military council, results indicate.
ElBaradei proposes Egyptian bill of rights

ElBaradei proposes Egyptian bill of rights

CAIRO, June 17 (UPI) -- Critics say a proposed Egyptian bill of civil rights released this week by former U.N. nuclear watchdog Mohamed ElBaradei tilts too heavily to religion.
Mubarak's wife accused of exploiting relics

Mubarak's wife accused of exploiting relics

CAIRO, June 17 (UPI) -- The chief of Egypt's archaeological sites is accusing Hosni Mubarak's wife and Antiquities Minister Zahi Hawass of misconduct involving ancient artifacts.
Ex-Gitmo prisoner arrested in Egypt

Ex-Gitmo prisoner arrested in Egypt

CAIRO, June 14 (UPI) -- Police arrested Adel Fotouh Ali al-Gazzar, who returned to Egypt after spending a decade in the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, officials said.

Alleged Israeli teen spy arrested in Egypt

CAIRO, June 12 (UPI) -- A 14-year-old Israeli boy arrested in Egypt was a spy, authorities allege.

Egypt reopens case of dead Saudi princess

CAIRO, June 9 (UPI) -- Egypt's public prosecutor is reopening investigations into the mysterious death of the ex-wife of a Saudi prince in August 2010, judicial sources said.

Judge: Investigate Mubarak for treason

CAIRO, June 5 (UPI) -- The president of Egypt's Supreme State Security Court has instructed state attorneys to question ex-president Hosni Mubarak about charges of treason.
Egyptians rally to press military rulers

Egyptians rally to press military rulers

CAIRO, May 27 (UPI) -- Tens of thousands of Egyptians rallied in Tahrir Square and across the country Friday to oppose stalling on reform by the military.
Egyptians fighting over gasoline supplies

Egyptians fighting over gasoline supplies

CAIRO, May 23 (UPI) -- The Egyptian Petroleum Authority said it was monitoring fuel supplies across the country following skirmishes at petrol stations that left 16 people hurt.

U.S. aid to Egypt to remain high

CAIRO, May 22 (UPI) -- U.S. military aid to Egypt will remain at its current $1.3 billion a year, Ambassador Margaret Scobey said Saturday.
Ex-official: Investigate Suzanne Mubarak

Ex-official: Investigate Suzanne Mubarak

CAIRO, May 19 (UPI) -- A former Egyptian member of parliament has asked for a criminal investigation of Suzanne Mubarak, wife of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak.
Cairo clarifies election stance for expats

Cairo clarifies election stance for expats

CAIRO, May 13 (UPI) -- Claims made by military sources this week that Egyptian expatriates wouldn't be allowed to vote in upcoming elections are baseless, authorities said.
Cairo adjusts election laws

Cairo adjusts election laws

CAIRO, May 12 (UPI) -- The ruling military council in Egypt backed a new law that would eliminate voting rights for expatriates and the quota for women in Parliament, a source said.
Coroner: Mubarak can go to prison hospital

Coroner: Mubarak can go to prison hospital

CAIRO, May 6 (UPI) -- Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is healthy enough to be transferred to the Tora Prison hospital in Cairo, the chief coroner said.

Prisoners' relatives attack police station

CAIRO, May 4 (UPI) -- One person was killed and five others were wounded in Cairo Tuesday when relatives of 20 detainees attempted to storm a police station, authorities said.

Cairo's Mubarak metro stop to be renamed

CAIRO, May 1 (UPI) -- Egyptian transportation officials said they will rename the Mubarak subway station in Cairo in honor of those killed in this year's rebellion.

14 killed when bus slides off Nile ferry

CAIRO, April 30 (UPI) -- Fourteen people traveling to a cemetery were killed Friday in Egypt when a minibus slid off a ferry into the Nile River.
Mubarak will go to prison hospital

Mubarak will go to prison hospital

CAIRO, April 25 (UPI) -- Former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak will be transferred to the Tora prison hospital near Cairo once special medical equipment is installed, officials said.
Egyptian court outlaws Mubarak's party

Egyptian court outlaws Mubarak's party

CAIRO, April 16 (UPI) -- An Egyptian court Saturday ordered the old regime's National Democratic Party disbanded and its assets confiscated.
Muslim Brotherhood wants officials tried

Muslim Brotherhood wants officials tried

CAIRO, April 11 (UPI) -- All Egyptian officials left in office from the regime of Hosni Mubarak should be sacked and brought to trial, a member of the Muslim Brotherhood said.

Egypt denies Mubarak left for Saudi Arabia

CAIRO, March 28 (UPI) -- Egypt's ruling council denies reports Hosni Mubarak went to Saudi Arabia for medical treatment, saying the ousted president is still under house arrest.

Egyptian cop bosses charged with murder

CAIRO, March 28 (UPI) -- An Egyptian prosecutor has indicted three high-ranking provincial police officials on charges of murdering protesters.

Fire damages Egyptian Interior Ministry

CAIRO, March 22 (UPI) -- Protesters in Cairo Tuesday denied any responsibility for a fire at the Egyptian Foreign Ministry after a daylong demonstration for higher pay, reports say.

Egypt says Israeli spy ring uncovered

CAIRO, March 17 (UPI) -- Egyptian authorities say they have uncovered an Israeli spy network that operated during the anti-government protests that led to Hosni Mubarak's ouster.

More Egyptians linked to atrocities

CAIRO, March 11 (UPI) -- Four officials tied to the Interior Ministry in Egypt were arrested by prosecutors for allegedly killing protesters during the February protests, sources said.
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