Free Officers

On July 26, 1952 Egypt’s Free Officers sent final warning to King Farouk - What did it say?

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 02:31 GMT

The warning was signed by Lieutenant-General Mohammad Najib.

July 26 marks Alexandria’s National Day

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 12:43 GMT

It is the day that coincides with the departure of King Farouk on board the "Mahrousa" yacht, on his way to exile in Italy, following the revolution of July 23, 1952.

History website sheds light on electing Gamal Abdel Nasser as Egypt’s President in 1956

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 12:41 GMT

At the time, Nasser won with more than 99 percent of the Egyptian electorate.

Today marks the 50th death anniversary of late legendary Egyptian leader Gamal Abdel Nasser

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 02:44 GMT

Nasser led liberation movements in various countries of the world. He set an example for loyalty to the homeland.

Egypt celebrates July 23 Revolution

Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 12:33 GMT

The July 23 revolution or the July 23 coup is a military move led by Egyptian army officers against the monarchy in Egypt on July 23, 1952.

ET acquires hand-written constitutional declaration of Free Officers

Tue, 23 Jul 2019 - 12:32 GMT

July 23rd marks the 67th anniversary of the 1952 Revolution.

National Center for Theater to celebrate July 23 Revolution

Sun, 21 Jul 2019 - 02:00 GMT

The concert will be held on July 23 in Al Salam Theater, under the supervision of Khalid Galal, the head of cultural production affairs.

Egypt Today commemorates birth anniversary of Yusuf Sebai

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 - 02:23 GMT

Sebai was born on June 17, 1917, and outside the borders of his homeland was killed in 1978. Today, June 17, is the birth anniversary of the iconic man.

Mohieddin: ‘Democracy knight’ dies in peace

Mon, 07 May 2018 - 02:08 GMT

A Free Officer and one of the July 1952 revolution leaders, who overthrew late King Farouk of Egypt, ending the monarchy and establishing the “Republic” of Egypt, passed away at the age of 95.