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Sixty-eight artifacts seized in Minya

The antiquities and tourism police in Minya, Upper Egypt, seized 68 artifacts from the Greek and Roman eras from a...

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Sit-in over Minya train accident deaths disrupts rail traffic

Railway traffic was disrupted on Wednesday after thousands of citizens gathered on railroad tracks in Bergayah village in Minya Governorate...

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Interior Ministry bribed Beni Suef victims to change testimonies, says lawyer

Emad Ibrahim, a lawyer representing revolutionary martyrs in Beni Suef, dropped a bombshell on Tuesday during the fourth session of...

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1 killed, 4 injured in sectarian clash in Upper Egypt

Secretarian clashes on Sunday left a Copt killed, four Muslims injured and six houses burned in Minya, Upper Egypt. Eyewitnesses...

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Police disperse Muslims besieging church in Minya

Police on Thursday dispersed hundreds of Muslims besieging the Mar Girgis church in Bani Ahmed village, Minya. They were protesting...

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Court postpones trials of security leaders charged with killing demonstrators

The Minya Criminal Court in Upper Egypt on Tuesday decided to postpone to 13 September the trial of several senior...

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Security finds antiquities at farmer's house

Security forces on 8 June discovered five statuettes and eight ancient coins at a farmer’s house in the village of...

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Church source: Husband of woman who allegedly converted to Islam disappears

A source at a church in Egypt's Minya governorate has reported that the husband of Kamilia Shehata, whose own disappearance...

Saeed Nafea Saeed Nafea 9 years ago

Brotherhood leader says group will not seek presidency

The Muslim Brotherhood does not intend to field a candidate for the upcoming presidential elections, the group's top leader said....

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18 detained in Minya sectarian clashes

Upper Egypt's military prosecution ordered on Tuesday the detention of 18 people for 15 days pending investigations into sectarian clashes...

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ElBaradei pledges increased cooperation with Egyptian opposition

Nobel laureate Mohamed ElBaradei, while in Minya on Saturday, announced Muslim Brotherhood offices will be opened for National Association for...

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MB files law suit to cancel elections in Minya

The Muslim Brotherhood (MB) in Minya Governorate, Upper Egypt, have today filed a lawsuit calling for the cancellation of the...

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NDP supporters accused of attempting to kill MB parliament head

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood (MB) opposition movement has accused supporters of a parliamentary candidate for the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP)...

Saeed Nafea Saeed Nafea 9 years ago

State disputes land reclamation association's claim on land in Minya

A disagreement has erupted between the governor of Minya and stockholders of the el-Fateh for Land Reclamation association, after the...

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