Military police

By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
May 4th, 2012
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Cairo – Protesters and soldiers threw rocks at each other over a barbed wire barricade near the defence ministry in Cairo on Friday, with several protesters injured, AFP reporters said. Bleeding protesters were ferried away by motorbike by fellow demonstrators and ambulances rushed to the scene...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Jan 14th, 2012
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Cairo – Over a dozen people were wounded on Friday when military police tried to disperse hundreds of Egyptian protesters demanding the relocation of a state nuclear power project. About 500 Egyptians rallied in front of the plant in Dabaa on Egypt’s Mediterranean coast, demanding the ter...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Dec 19th, 2011
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“Take away fear, and the battle of Freedom is half won.” – William Ralph Inge: The End of an Age “The truth that many people never understand, until it is too late, is that the more you try to avoid suffering the more you suffer because smaller and more insignificant things begin to torture you [&hel...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Dec 19th, 2011
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Could it be the final battle in the Tahrir revolution “I believe our revolution is being hijacked” commented one of the Tahrir protesters …“The army and the people is one hand” chanted the thousands of protesters in the iconic Tahrir square … Soldiers have stormed an anti-government protest camp in C...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Dec 16th, 2011
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Cairo – A witness says two protesters have been killed by gunfire in clashes on Friday between Egyptian soldiers and anti-military protesters. Sahar Abdel-Mohsen, a youth activist, says she saw the bodies of the two protesters and accompanied them to the morgue at a Cairo hospital. She said bot...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Dec 16th, 2011
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Soldiers stormed a protest camp outside Egypt’s Cabinet building today, prompting clashes with demonstrators calling for an end to military rule. The violence came just as officials were counting votes from the second round of the country’s parliamentary elections when police tried to shi...
By benim
In Egypt
Sep 29th, 2011
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Cairo – Egypt’s military prosecutor said on Wednesday it has opened an inquiry into a video showing a dozen Egyptian police and military officers beating and giving electric shocks to two detainees while laughing and filming the torture with their cellphones. The video circulating on soci...
By benim
In Egypt
Jul 23rd, 2011
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Egypt’s military rulers on Saturday accused the April 6 pro-democracy group, which helped launch the uprising that ousted Hosni Mubarak, of sowing strife after hundreds tried to march to the defence ministry. The Supreme Council of the Armed Forces — which took power when former president...
By benim
In Egypt
May 31st, 2011
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Egyptian activists behind an uprising that toppled president Hosni Mubarak on Tuesday rejected talks with the ruling military junta, demanding an end to military trials of civilians prior to any dialogue. The ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, which took power when Mubarak was ousted in Febr...