Egypt http://www.kunc.org en Egyptian Court Bans The Muslim Brotherhood http://www.kunc.org/post/egyptian-court-bans-muslim-brotherhood A court in Egypt has issued a ban on the Muslim Brotherhood, the group that is still protesting the military's ouster of President Mohammed Morsi. Mon, 23 Sep 2013 13:05:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 49933 at http://www.kunc.org Egyptian Official Survives Attack As 'Remarkable Calm' Broken http://www.kunc.org/post/egyptian-official-survives-attack-remarkable-calm-broken Just a few hours after this headline:<p><blockquote><p>"Egyptians Hail Military Order as Calm Returns to Streets." (<a href="http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324577304579055141226163868.html" target="_blank"><em>The Wall Street Journal</em></a>)<p></blockquote><p>... Thu, 05 Sep 2013 11:36:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 49223 at http://www.kunc.org Egyptian Official Survives Attack As 'Remarkable Calm' Broken Egypt Charges Former President Mohammed Morsi, Others http://www.kunc.org/post/egypt-charges-former-president-mohammed-morsi-others Egypt's top prosecutor has referred ousted President Mohammed Morsi to trial on charges of inciting deadly violence against his opponents.<p>State television said Sunday that Morsi, senior Muslim Brotherhood leader Essam el-Erian, former presidential aides and advisors Assad Sheikha and Ahmed Abdel-Ati were among those charged in connection with clashes Dec. Sun, 01 Sep 2013 20:17:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 49082 at http://www.kunc.org Egypt Charges Former President Mohammed Morsi, Others Jailed Leader Of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Suffers Heart Attack http://www.kunc.org/post/jailed-leader-egypts-muslim-brotherhood-suffers-heart-attack Mohammed Badie, the top leader of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, has suffered a heart attack while in jail, Reuters reports, quoting the state-run <em>al-Ahram</em> newspaper on Saturday.<p>However, state-run news agency MENA has denied a report by the private al-Nahar website, citing security sources, that Badie had died.<p>Interior Minister Mohamed Ibrahim was quoted by Reuters as saying that Badie is "in good health" after the heart attack.<p>Many of the Brotherhood's leaders were imprisoned in recent weeks in the toughest crackdown the group has faced.<p>Badie, considered the movement's spiri Sat, 31 Aug 2013 16:57:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 49058 at http://www.kunc.org Jailed Leader Of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood Suffers Heart Attack In Egypt's Political Turmoil, Middle Ground Is The Loneliest http://www.kunc.org/post/egypts-political-turmoil-middle-ground-loneliest Egypt is quieter these days. Protests against the ouster of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi have subsided for now. And the military-appointed interim government is firmly in charge.<p>Yet, Egypt remains deeply polarized. And the middle is a lonely place to be.<p>Some of the young revolutionaries who led the 2011 uprising against the regime of Hosni Mubarak feel they are back to square one, battling authoritarian forces on both sides.<p>At 9:00 on a recent evening, Aalam Wassef stands on his balcony and bangs a spoon against a pot. Thu, 29 Aug 2013 16:02:00 +0000 Leila Fadel 48965 at http://www.kunc.org In Egypt's Political Turmoil, Middle Ground Is The Loneliest