Egypt Cracks Down on Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt's military-backed interim government has declared the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group, blaming it for a bomb blast at the police headquarters in Mansoura which killed more than a dozen people.

VIDEO: Campus Protests In Egypt Turn Deadly

Backers of the Muslim Brotherhood set fire to campus buildings at a university in Cairo, according to Egyptian state TV. see more »

Muslim Brotherhood supporters demonstrate outside a polling station (file photo).

  • Egypt:  Govt Ends Hopes for Reconciliation With Brotherhood Ban

    Forum on China-Africa Cooperation, 26 December 2013

    The Egyptian government ended hopes for reconciliation with the Muslim Brotherhood on Wednesday when declaring the group as a terrorist organization after a suicide bomb attack on ... read more »

  • Egypt:  How Would Egypt Enforce Declaring Muslim Brotherhood a Terrorist Group?

    Aswat Masriya, 25 December 2013

    Egypt's government has declared the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organisation on Wednesday. read more »

  • Egypt:  Egypt Govt Officially Announces Muslim Brotherhood As Terrorist Organization

    Aswat Masriya, 25 December 2013

    Egypt has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist group on Wednesday, said Hossam Eissa, deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Higher Education. read more »

  • Egypt:  Govt Blames Brotherhood for Bus Bomb

    Deutsche Welle, 26 December 2013

    Several people have been wounded in a bomb attack of a public transport bus in Egypt. The attack comes the day after the Egyptian authorities declared the Muslim Brotherhood a ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Hardline Islamist Group Says Govt Decision Opens Door to Violence

    Aswat Masriya, 26 December 2013

    A hardline Egyptian Islamist group said that the government's decision to designate the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist group is unjust and opens the door to violence in a ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Egypt Bans Muslim Brotherhood's Newspaper

    Aswat Masriya, 26 December 2013

    The Egyptian authorities banned the Muslim Brotherhood's newspaper on Thursday, reported the state news agency MENA. read more »

  • Egypt:  Muslim Brotherhood Declared 'Terrorists'

    Voice of America, 25 December 2013

    Egypt's military-installed government has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organization, blaming it for a police headquarters bombing that killed 15 ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Thousands in Egypt Mourn Bomb Blast Victims

    Aswat Masriya, 24 December 2013

    Thousands of mourners gathered on Tuesday to mourn the 13 people who were killed in an explosion in Mansoura earlier. read more »

  • Egypt:  Us Embassy Condemns Egypt's Deadly Blast

    Aswat Masriya, 24 December 2013

    The United States mission in Cairo has condemned a blast that killed 12 people early on Tuesday. read more »

  • Egypt:  Death Toll in Security Compound Blast Rises

    Aswat Masriya, 24 December 2013

    Thirteen people were killed and over 100 were injured in an explosion at a security compound in the Nile Delta city of Mansoura in Dakahlyia early on Tuesday, security sources ... read more »

  • Egypt:  Islamist Alliance Condemns Blast, Blames Authorities

    Aswat Masriya, 24 December 2013

    The National Alliance to Support Legitimacy and Oppose the Coup has condemned a deadly blast that killed 12 people southeast of Cairo early on Tuesday, holding "coup leaders" ... read more »

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