Muslim Brotherhood

Egypt’s Criminal Court sentences MB leaders Badie, Beltagy, Hegazy, Ezzat to death

Mon, 22 May 2023 - 03:39 GMT

Egypt’s Criminal Court sentenced Muslim Brotherhood (MB) leaders Mohamed Badie, Mohamed el-Beltagy, Mahmoud Ezzat, Amr Zaki, Osama Yassin, Essam Abdel Majid, and Muhammad Abdel Maqsoud, to death penalty, in Case No. 72 of 2021.

France’s authorities freeze 25 million euros of Muslim Brotherhood’s funds: Le Figaro

Thu, 18 May 2023 - 10:38 GMT

French authorities have frozen 25 million euros of the funds of the Muslim Brotherhood in France to limit the group’s activities, reported French daily newspaper Le Figaro this week.

Interior Ministry denies MB's claims regarding breaches at reform, rehabilitation centers

Mon, 10 Apr 2023 - 12:06 GMT

Egypt’s interior Ministry has denied reports circulated on social media affiliated to the banned Muslim Brotherhood group claiming violations at the State's reform and rehabilitation centers.

Paraguay congress designates Muslim Brotherhood as 'terrorist group'

Fri, 24 Feb 2023 - 10:45 GMT

The Permanent Commission of Paraguay congress approved, Thursday a resolution labeling the Muslim Brotherhood group as a 'terrorist group'.

Egypt blacklists members of ‘Ansar Beit Al Maqdis’ terrorist group

Thu, 16 Feb 2023 - 05:23 GMT

The members are facing charges of belonging to the terrorist group “Ansar Beit Al Maqdis” and the decision of blacklisting was published on Thursday in the official gazette “Al Waqaie Al Masryia” to intact on the following day.

Egypt’s police forces foil terrorist attack targeting check point in Ismailia Governorate

Sat, 31 Dec 2022 - 05:23 GMT

Egypt’s police forces foiled on Friday an armed attack targeting check point at Ismailia Governorate, near Al-Salihin Mosque.

Security source says circulated photos, videos for gatherings are ‘old’

Sat, 29 Oct 2022 - 03:09 GMT

A security source denied on Friday ‘allegations’ of some members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group regarding the presence of gatherings in some governorates.

Egyptian president’s advisor for religious affairs warns of googling fatwas, Islamic rulings

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 02:44 GMT

In comments to the Egyptian DMC channel on Wednesday, Azhari said, "Whoever takes Sharia rulings from Google will find it directly on the [websites promoting] Salafi and Brotherhood ideologies."

Egypt’s court of Cassation upholds imprisonment verdicts against members of Muslim Brotherhood

Sun, 21 Aug 2022 - 07:29 GMT

The previous rulings included life imprisonment (25 years) against 14 convicts each, 15 years in prison for 6 convicts each, 10 years in jail for another convict.

No place for Muslim Brotherhood among politicians, national community: Amr Hamzawy

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 01:19 GMT

Egyptian political science professor and director of the Carnegie Middle East Program Amr Hamzawy said that Muslim Brotherhood should not be part of the political life in Egypt as they incited violence and shed blood amongst Egyptians.

Egypt's Sisi: National Dialogue embraces all political parties except for Muslim Brotherhood

Sun, 03 Jul 2022 - 10:41 GMT

“The Egyptian Army will remain underpinning of the state at all times […] Egypt was heading towards a route of a point of no return,” he added.

Ex-head of Salafist political Party reveals Muslim Brotherhood’s rejection of peaceful initiatives in 2013

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 - 04:55 GMT

In an interview with Masr Times newspaper, Makhyoun said that late President Mohamed Morsi was offered to return to the political life in exchange for ending the pro-Muslim Brotherhood sit-ins in Rabaa and Nahada squares. However, Morsi refused, according to Makhyoun.

June 30 Revolution positively impacts Archaeological projects in Egypt

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 - 10:58 GMT

Removing the morbid terrorist group from the political scene allowed the country to continue its path towards success and progress .

Egypt to notify Interpol to issue red notice against 6 members of Muslim Brotherhood

Sat, 11 Jun 2022 - 07:16 GMT

The members are Mahmoud Hussein Ahmed, Medhat Ahmed, Yasser Mohamed Zenati, Asim Mohamed Hussein, Ahmed Yasser, and Moaz Abdel Azim, as per the court ruling.

Former leaders of Muslim Brotherhood Mahmoud Ezzat, Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh sentenced to 15 yrs in prison

Sun, 29 May 2022 - 01:32 GMT

Former acting Supreme Guide of the Muslim Brotherhood Mahmoud Ezzat and former Islamist presidential candidate Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh were sentenced to 15 years in prison Sunday among several others over “harming national interests.”

Egypt incurred human, material losses during war against terrorism: Study

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 10:30 GMT

The study indicated that one the human level, the losses of the war results in the 3,277 martyrs, in addition to 12,280 injured.

Security source denies claims that Matrouh detainee died of torture

Mon, 16 May 2022 - 02:01 GMT

A security source has denied claims that a detainee was tortured to death at a police station in the Mediterranean city of Matrouh.

Researcher reveals communications between late Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, Jihadist groups

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 10:59 GMT

Morsi was a leader at the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.

Pro-Brotherhood individual’s claim about police officer’s assault on Egyptian citizen untrue: Security source

Fri, 06 May 2022 - 03:02 GMT

A security source said claims made by a pro-Muslim Brotherhood individual regarding an assault by a police officer on a citizen in Egypt is untrue, local media reported.

Trial of 79 MB leaders, members in Al Nasr Road violence case to continue on May 10

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 02:16 GMT

Investigations revealed that the defendants had incited people to hold protests and block Al-Nasr Road, where they attacked public and private property.