Muslim Brotherhood

Sisi: I told former US amb. in 2011 that Muslim Brotherhood would not stay in power as Egyptians ‘never led by force’

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 12:30 GMT

"This meeting has been documented in official minutes," he added during a meeting with Development Partners on the Sidelines of the fourth edition of the World Youth Forum (WYF) in Sharm El Sheikh city on Wednesday.

Acting leader of outlawed Muslim brotherhood Mahmoud Ezzat sentenced to 25 years in prison for spying for Hamas

Sun, 19 Dec 2021 - 12:52 GMT

According to the prosecution, Ezzat and other members of the banned group have been charged with storming the Egyptian eastern borders, attacking security institutions, plotting with Hamas and the international organization of the Muslim Brotherhood, and Hezbollah to create chaos in Egypt to bring down the authorities.

Egyptian MB member Hassan Malek's brother, 22 others sentenced to life over terrorism-related charges

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 01:51 GMT

The court also sentenced 18 defendants implicated in the same case to 15 years in jail while it acquitted four others.

Memory of the day: Tutankhamun's tomb is opened to the public in 1939

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 01:52 GMT

In the following lines, ET reviews the most important world events that took place on November 15.

Leaked audio shows massive rift between Muslim Brotherhood’s London and Istanbul ‘fronts’

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 02:28 GMT

A series of leaked phone calls by leaders of the group has been dubbed “the war of leaks” in the Egyptian media, signaling a form of “vengeance” between the Islamist group’s clans.

Security source refutes MB media reports on prisons' conditions

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 10:01 GMT

A security source on Friday refuted reports of a Muslim Brotherhood-affiliated channel on the conditions in Egyptian prisons.

T.V. Presenters Moataz Matar, Hossam Al Shorbagy sentenced to 15 years in jail

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 07:24 GMT

In November 2019, the defendants were referred to the trial for a judge in the Zagazig Court of First Instance as they online accused him of misusing his judicial authority and position.

How did Egyptian security forces foil plot by Safwat Thabet, Yehia Mahran?

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 03:45 GMT

The imprisoned Thabet has ordered his main arm, Yehia Mahran, to transfer money through the latter’s company to finance the terrorist group.

Egyptian court hands down death penalty for 4 convicts for storming, burning Samalut police station

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 09:22 GMT

The Minya criminal court handed down sentences ranging between death penalty, life imprisonment, and 15-10 years in prison for 73 defendants.

Rabaa sit-in podium: Incitement and brainwashing

Tue, 17 Aug 2021 - 06:03 GMT

The Rabaa sit-in podium was extremely controversial during the one month and a half long sit-in at Rabaa square in Cairo. Muslim Brotherhood leaders took the stage to incite violence, brainwash their followers into staying despite knowing the risks, and promise them paradise.

Egypt puts group of Muslim Brotherhood on list of terrorist entities for 5 years

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 10:52 GMT

The official gazette “Al-Waqa'i' al-Misriyya” published on August 111, 2021 a Cairo criminal court’s ruling of blacklisting the Muslim Brotherhood for a period of 5 years. The decision came into force on the following day, August 12.

Egyptian court sentences 24 Muslim Brotherhood members to death over attacking police

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 - 04:58 GMT

A Beheira criminal court sentenced on Thursday 24 Muslim Brotherhood members to death over attacking police, a statement read.

Cassation Court upholds prison sentences against Muslim Brotherhood leaders over spying case

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 11:58 GMT

The Court of Cassation upheld prison sentences against prominent Muslim Brotherhood leaders over spying with the Palestinian Hamas group.

How to read Tunisian scene after enforcement of Constitution's Article 80

Tue, 27 Jul 2021 - 11:24 GMT

A decade of failure following the Arab Spring in 2011.

Egypt's parliament passes bill allowing dismissal of ‘blacklisted employees’

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 06:41 GMT

The law targets the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group, whose members are blacklisted by the government in charges of terrorism and sabotage acts.

Egypt’s Court of Cassation upholds life sentence for top leaders of Muslim Brotherhood for storming eastern prisons

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 07:03 GMT

Eight other convicts were acquitted of the charges and, consequently, the sentence of 15-year imprisonment was dropped, the court stated.

Egypt’s FM: Turkish decision of banning outlawed Muslim Brotherhood members from using social media ‘positive step’

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 09:25 GMT

The continuation of these policies means normalizing relations between the two countries, he added.

Court to decide destiny of 190 extremist workers at Egyptian railways

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 01:11 GMT

According to the minister's statements on Sunday, the extremist affiliations of railway workers are determined by the National Security Agency.

Egypt’s Grand Mufti: Joining Muslim Brotherhood ‘religiously forbidden’

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 - 11:42 GMT

Egypt has designated the Muslim Brotherhood group as a terrorist group since late 2013 after former President Mohamed Morsi was ousted.

Egypt’s court of cassation upholds death sentences against 12 members of Muslim Brotherhood

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 08:43 GMT

Also, the case was dropped against late Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed El Erian due to his death in August 2020. The court sentences are unchallengeable.