The actor was known for roles in Doctor Zhivago and Lawrence of Arabia Omar Sharif, the actor known for roles in Hollywood classics like Doctor Zhivago, has died at age 83. Egypt-born Sharif was nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in 1963 for playing Sherif Ali in Lawrence of Arabia,…
A court in Egypt has overturned death sentences given to 36 members of the banned Muslim Brotherhood, including its spiritual leader Mohammad Badie. They were among 183 people condemned in connection with a 2013 attack on a police station in the central province of Minya that left two policemen dead.
Ahead of the January uprising anniversary, is rapprochement likely between Egypt’s ‘revolutionary’ forces? 14 Jan 2015
CAIRO: Egypt’s high court on Tuesday overturned the only remaining conviction against former president Hosni Mubarak, opening the way for his possible release four years after the revolution that toppled him.
January 6, 2015 (CNN)Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has called for a “religious revolution,” asking Muslim leaders to help in the fight against extremism.