The controversy over the film comes on the back of Muslim anger directed at the police department’s exposed secret program to gather intelligence on Muslim neighborhoods across the city.
Month: January 2012
Activists had called for a march from Cairo’s Tahrir Square — the symbolic heart of the Egyptian uprising — to parliament to press the newly-elected MPs to implement the goals of the revolution.
The church in Egypt has suffered terribly in the centuries since the Arab invasion of Egypt in the 7th century, Rev. Fr. Girgis reported. The pastor himself suffered discrimination in Egypt before immigrating to the United States.
The charges allege the woman was first locked away at age 11, and was allowed out only at night to clean the house, do laundry and cook.
The Brotherhood has decided not to field a candidate for the presidency but was free to deploy its formidable grassroots campaign machine unhindered in the parliamentary vote and won almost half of the seats on offer in the lower house.
vowed to enforce the law within a fortnight.
No date has yet been set for the presidential poll but the ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF), which took power when Mubarak was ousted, has said it will take place no later than the end of June.
The United States has used drones repeatedly to attack al-Qaeda militants in Yemen. Last September, a U.S. drone killed U.S.-born cleric Anwar al-Awlaki, described by U.S. officials as “chief of external operations” for al-Qaeda in Yemen.
Constant chatter about an Israeli attack on Iran’s nuclear site may end by summer. After that, the military option may fall off the table.
“Jordan supports the Palestinian Authority as well as Palestinian reconciliation,” King Abdullah told Meshaal at the meeting, attended by a Hamas political bureau delegation, including number two Mussa Abu Marzuk.