02/26/2014 . By TIMEP

On February 26, 2014, Hala Shukrallah was elected head of the Dostour Party, making her both the first woman and the first Copt elected as head of an Egyptian political

08/14/2013 . By TIMEP

The government took decisive action against the protest camps today as security forces began the operation to clear the Nahda Square and Raba’a al-Adaweya sites at around 7.00am local time, initially using tear gas

07/14/2013 . By TIMEP

Defense Minister and Army General al-Sisi addressed the Egyptian military about the state of Egypt today. In the speech, al-Sisi defended both the role of the military in Egypt’s transition

03/02/2013 . By TIMEP

Major protests in Mansoura were dispersed by police using tear gas—at least one person was killed, and several people were injured. This violence marks a visit by U.S. Secretary of

01/28/2013 . By TIMEP

Continuing clashes in Port Said have led to increased violence, with police failing to subdue protesters and rioters who have been attacking police stations in the city. The chaos in

12/05/2012 . By TIMEP

Clashes between supporters and opponents of President Muhammad Morsi left four dead outside of the Ittihadeya Presidential Palace and 350 injured across Cairo. The confrontation between the two groups can

11/23/2012 . By TIMEP

In response to President Morsi’s recent presidential decree, the violent protests broke out between supporters and opponents. Tens of thousands gathered in Tahrir Square and opponents of the president clashed

11/22/2012 . By TIMEP

At about 7 p.m. today the office of President Morsi declared that “all presidential decisions would be immune from legal challenge” or appeal until a new constitution is passed. The