Mohammed Elbaradei

  • Egypt court acquits Morsi critics of inciting violence July 8, 2013

    Cairo: A group of leading Egyptian activists on trial for inciting violence during protests against former President Mohamed Morsi were acquitted on Sunday by a court in Cairo, state news agency MENA reported, days after M0rsi was ousted by the armed forces. The eleven defendants - including Alaa Abdel Fattah, Ahmed...
  • Egypt parliament ruled illegal, to stay on until elections June 3, 2013

    Cairo: Egypt's top court ruled on Sunday that parliament's Muslim Brotherhood-led upper house was illegal but could stay on until elections, dealing the Islamists a moral blow but letting them keep their grip on lawmaking for now. The decision resolves an area of legal uncertainty hanging over a political transition repeatedly...
  • Egypt reformist warns of turmoil from Morsi decree November 25, 2012

    Cairo: Prominent Egyptian democracy advocate Mohammed ElBaradei warned Saturday of increasing turmoil that could potentially lead to the military stepping in unless the Islamist president rescinds his new, near absolute powers, as the country's long fragmented opposition sought to unite and rally new protests. Egypt's liberal and secular forces - long...