Egypt's Sisi to Pardon Al Jazeera Journalists?

Updated: Fri 21 Nov, 07:51 am

Military commander-turned-president, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, is considering pardoning three Al Jazeera staff jailed for nearly a year. read more »

Doctor Walks Free in First Egypt Genital Cutting Trial

Updated: Fri 21 Nov, 02:13 am

An Egyptian court has acquitted the first doctor ever brought to trial in Egypt on female genital mutilation charges that resulted in the death of 13-year-old Sohair al-Bata'a. read more »

Hundreds of Egyptian Homes Destroyed for 'Buffer Zone'

Updated: Thu 20 Nov, 06:12 am

The government's decision to create a buffer zone in the country's restive Sinai pennisula allows for the forcible seizure of the property of those who refuse to evacuate their homes. read more »