04/17/2014 . By Gregg Carlstrom and Basil El-Dabh

By: Gregg Carlstrom & Basil El-Dabh Field Marshal Abdul-Fattah al-Sisi took off his military uniform earlier this month in order to run for president, prompting the second major reshuffle of the

04/28/2013 . By TIMEP

Mahmoud Badr, Hassan Shaheen, and Mohammed Abdul Aziz launched the “Tamarod” (Arabic for “Rebel”) movement. The movement is an attempt to display the Egyptian public’s lack of faith in the

11/18/2012 . By TIMEP

An estimated 50,000 protesters crowded Tahrir Square today. The crowds demanded that presidential elections be held before May 2012, sooner than the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) had

08/12/2012 . By TIMEP

In a bid to consolidate his power President Mohammed Morsi forced Egypt’s top military chiefs to retire today. The Washington Post called this “a bold move to wrest power from

06/22/2012 . By TIMEP

Protests against the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces continued in and around Tahrir Square today as Egypt still awaited word of who had won the recent presidential runoff. In

06/21/2012 . By TIMEP

Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and other political groups continued their Tahrir Square sit-in today, reflecting “fears that Egypt’s military rulers were plotting to hijack presidential election results” in favor

05/31/2012 . By TIMEP

The emergency law that had been in effect for decades expired today. The Supreme Council of the Armed Forces allowed the law to expire in response to the continued demands

01/25/2012 . By TIMEP

Marking the first anniversary of the 2011 uprising that deposed former President Hosni Mubarak, thousands of Egyptians today crowded Tahrir Square. The ideological divide in the country was evident in

12/20/2011 . By TIMEP

In response to a campaign to publicize the December 18 attack on the anonymous “blue bra girl,” thousands of women and men marched into Tahrir Square this evening in what may

12/19/2011 . By TIMEP

On day four of the unfolding clashes between Egyptian security forces and protesters, the death toll increased to 13, and 164 protestors have been detained. Footage of security forces relying