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Six month sentence for burning flag

Six month sentence for burning flag

A protester waves the Egyptian flag in the midst of tear gas fired by riot police in Tahrir Square (AFP File Photo)

A protester waves the Egyptian flag in the midst of tear gas fired by riot police in Tahrir Square
(AFP File Photo)

A man accused of burning the Egyptian flag was found guilty and sentenced to six months in prison …

Prosecutor orders Ahmed Maher’s release, renews Alaa Abdel Fattah’s detention

Prosecutor orders Ahmed Maher’s release, renews Alaa Abdel Fattah’s detention

Ahmed Maher (R), co-founder of the 6 April youth movement that spearheaded Mubarak's ousting, is greeted by supporters as he comes to hand himself in to prosecutors on November 30, 2013 in the Egyptian capital, Cairo after an arrest warrant was issued on charges of inciting demonstrations against the new protest law. Ahmed Maher was surrounded upon his arrival by dozens of supporters who chanted slogans demanding the release of other detained activists.  (AFP PHOTO/ STR)

Ahmed Maher (R), co-founder of the 6 April youth movement that spearheaded Mubarak’s ousting, is greeted by supporters as he comes to hand himself in to prosecutors on November 30, 2013 in Cairo after an arrest warrant was issued on

Alaa Abdel Fattah arrest prompts outcry from human rights groups

Alaa Abdel Fattah arrest prompts outcry from human rights groups

Activist Alaa Abdel Fattah (Photo By Aaron T.Rose\DNE File)

Activist Alaa Abdel Fattah
(Photo By Aaron T.Rose\DNE File)

Rights groups have called for the immediate and unconditional release of detained activist Alaa Abdel Fattah, who was arrested during a police raid on his home on Thursday night.

International human …

Political movements condemn Protest Law

Political movements condemn Protest Law

A photo from Tahrir Square on 3 July on the day former President Mohamed Morsi was ousted. Protests continue to grip Cairo after the Morsi’s ouster (AFP/ file photo)

A photo from Tahrir Square on 3 July on the day former President Mohamed Morsi was ousted. Protests continue to grip Cairo after the Morsi’s ouster
(AFP/ file photo)

A group of political activists announced they would submit a notice …

Anti Coup Alliance proposes exit strategy

The Anti Coup Alliance revealed an exit strategy to end the current crisis by calling for “deep dialogue” with revolutionary forces, parties and national figures on Saturday.

The dialogue as proposed by the alliance will focus on “how to get …