The sentences, pronounced at a televised court session on Saturday, can be appealed before Egypt's highest civilian court
The activists, among them a 28-year-old lawyer with a prominent local rights organization, were arrested in June after protesting
Minister of Social Solidarity Ahmed al-Borei said in remarks carried by state media on Tuesday that the "door is open" for
Ahmed Maher, Ahmed Douma and Mohamed Adel are symbols of the protest movement that ignited the historic 2011 uprising against
The prisoner had hung himself with his shoe laces and an autopsy was now being carried out, one security source said. In
Wael Nawara was there when the protests first started in Cairo in January of 2011. Nawara talks about how the landscape of the demonstrations extends beyond those seen in Tahrir Square or in Giza to the outskirts of the cities, to even the most rural of villages.
Joshua Hersh joins Ahmed to discuss why Egypt cares as much about its honor-bound relationship with the United States as it does about military aid.
A journalist from the United Arab Emirates has offered a $143,000 reward for information leading to the capture of Muslim Brotherhood leaders.
BEFORE: A supporter of deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi holds up a placard accusing the Chief of the Egyptian Armed