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Egypt: Opposition wants to talk with Morsi

Egypt: Opposition wants to talk with Morsi

CAIRO, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Two Egyptian protesters were killed Wednesday in clashes with security forces in Cairo, the state media outlet MENA quoted the Health Ministry as saying.

Army may get new power to end Egypt unrest

CAIRO, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Unrest in Egypt widened Monday, with the Egyptian Cabinet proposing to give the army the power to arrest civilians, officials said.

Egypt votes on constitutional draft

CAIRO, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Following a second weekend of voting, the new Egyptian Constitution appeared assured of passage, early results compiled by the Muslim Brotherhood indicated.
ElBaradei: Egypt's Morsi is like a pharaoh

ElBaradei: Egypt's Morsi is like a pharaoh

CAIRO, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- A power grab by Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, said to be temporary, is a "mockery" of the 2011 revolution, opposition leader Mohammed ElBaradei said.

Mixed views on Morsi's Cabinet moves

CAIRO, Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Supporters of the former ruling military class in Egypt expressed concern about sweeping Cabinet reforms announced by the country's new president.

Iran negotiations seem more likely

TEHRAN, May 20 (UPI) -- Western officials say Iran's chief nuclear negotiator Saeed Jalili may be more keen to strike a deal to diffuse nuclear tensions in Iran.
Egypt inches closer to new constitution

Egypt inches closer to new constitution

CAIRO, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- Ruling military authorities in Egypt announced a committee planned for this week would vet members of a council tasked with drafting a new constitution.

Rumor mill churns on Egyptian elections

CAIRO, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Statements of support for the Egyptian presidency of the Arab League secretary-general are without merit, an opposition leader said.
Cairo shuns some civilian leaders

Cairo shuns some civilian leaders

CAIRO, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- Egyptian authorities maintained some new ministers wouldn't be civilians, adding final election results weren't expected until Friday.
Egyptian Cabinet resigns amid violence

Egyptian Cabinet resigns amid violence

CAIRO, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- The Egyptian Cabinet resigned en masse Monday following three days of violence that has left nearly three dozen people dead, state television reported.
ElBaradei says prime minister needs power

ElBaradei says prime minister needs power

CAIRO, July 19 (UPI) -- The ruling military council in Egypt lacks substantial political experience, said presidential hopeful Mohammed ElBaradei.
Allawi nominated to head Arab League

Allawi nominated to head Arab League

BAGHDAD, March 15 (UPI) -- A party led by Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki announced it was proposing that Iraqiya leader Iyad Allawi lead the Arab League.
Justice before elections, ElBaradei says

Justice before elections, ElBaradei says

CAIRO, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- There is no reason to rush ahead with elections in Egypt as many members of the former regime must still face justice, reform leader Mohammed ElBaradei said.

Opposition leader: Mubarak should leave

CAIRO, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Mohammed ElBaradei, the Egyptian opposition leader, Sunday said President Hosni Mubarak should step down and save the country.

Group disavows ElBaradei fatwa

CAIRO, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- An Islamist group in Egypt condemned a fatwa calling for the death of Mohammed ElBaradei, though it held to its belief that opposition violates Islam.
Egypt a failed state, ElBaradei says

Egypt a failed state, ElBaradei says

CAIRO, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- The political climate in Egypt is such that the governing system hasn't worked and the country can be considered a failed state, an opposition leader said.
Death threat issued against ElBaradei

Death threat issued against ElBaradei

CAIRO, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Egyptian officials have condemned an Islamic fatwa that calls for the death of former international nuclear agency head Mohammed Elbaradei.
ElBaradei makes new call for boycott

ElBaradei makes new call for boycott

CAIRO, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- Egyptian opposition leader Mohammed ElBaradei announced he was pressing for a boycott of next year's presidential election in Egypt.
ElBaradei considers Muslim Bros. alliance

ElBaradei considers Muslim Bros. alliance

CAIRO, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- A possible partnership with the Muslim Brotherhood might be a way to get Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak out of office, Mohammed ElBaradei said.
ElBaradei best for change, MB leaders say

ElBaradei best for change, MB leaders say

LONDON, June 21 (UPI) -- Opposition leaders in Cairo should rally behind Egyptian diplomat Mohammed ElBaradei as the best option for political change, officials said in London.
ElBaradei sees vote rigging if he ran

ElBaradei sees vote rigging if he ran

CAIRO, June 10 (UPI) -- Egyptian diplomat Mohammed ElBaradei claimed the ruling National Democratic Party in Egypt would rig the vote if he decided to run in 2011 elections.
ElBaradei seeks common goals, MB says

ElBaradei seeks common goals, MB says

CAIRO, June 7 (UPI) -- There is no connection between the Muslim Brotherhood defeat in Egyptian elections and a decision to back Mohammed ElBaradei, leaders said from Cairo.
Egypt in bad shape, say ElBaradei

Egypt in bad shape, say ElBaradei

CAIRO, May 24 (UPI) -- The people in Egypt calling for political change deserve to have their complaints addressed, said Egyptian diplomat Mohammed ElBaradei.
ElBaradei needs spotlight, backers say

ElBaradei needs spotlight, backers say

CAIRO, May 21 (UPI) -- The absence of Egyptian diplomat Mohammed ElBaradei from the political limelight is casting a shadow on his ambitions, his supporters said.
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