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Syria/Egypt News - Aug 21

By bartolo - Posted on 20 August 2013


Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood leader Badie arrested, set to face trial Sunday -

Egypt’s Brotherhood says struggle will remain nonviolent, not to take up arms in response to the arrest of the group’s leader - The Washington Post

VIDEO: footage of Badie after his arrest - YouTube

VIDEO: Egypt 'anti-coup' alliance slams Brotherhood arrest, says struggle will remain nonviolent -MSN Video

US criticizes arrest of Brotherhood leader in Egypt - Ahram Online

Egypt's ElBaradei faces court for 'betrayal of trust' over his decision to quit the army-backed government in protest at its bloody crackdown - Reuters

Tamarod calls for dissolution of Muslim Brotherhood - World Bulletin


Who's Who in Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood - The Washington Institute for Near East Policy


Arrest warrants of two policemen issued after 37 detainees died in escape attempt - Ahram Online


How some ordinary pro Morsi Egyptians became ‘malicious terrorists’ -


Egypt media 'biased' against Islamists, portraying the fight against the Muslim Brotherhood as a "war on terror" - AFP


Egypt at War Against Terrorists, Says Catholic Copt Leader -


Attacks in Egypt on Christian churches and businesses - The Washington Post


Egypt: Government must protect Christians from sectarian violence - Amnesty International


POLL: Egyptians See Life Worse Now Than Before Mubarak's Fall - Gallup




UN pushes Egypt to allow rights monitors, demands an "independent, impartial and credible" probe into the bloody crackdown by security forces - Al Jazeera

Ban Ki-moon calls for investigation into Egypt prisoner deaths -

US Weighs Pros, Cons Of Cutting Some Aid To Egypt - NPR


White House Reviews Egypt Aid Case by Case -


EU reconsiders arms sales, financial aid to Egypt -


Recent bloodshed underscores urgent need to halt arms transfers to Egypt, of the type used by Egypt’s security forces in violent dispersals and unwarranted lethal force against sit-ins and other protests - Amnesty International


U.S. Allies Thwart America in Egypt, Saudi and Israel encouraging the military to confront the Muslim Brotherhood rather than reconcile -


Israel and Egypt strengthen military ties  to confront security threats from jihadist groups in the Sinai region -


Erdoğan says Israel behind coup in Egypt, has evidence - Today's Zaman


US slams Erdogan claim on Morsi ouster - Ahram Online




Kurds to Meet Sept. 15 in First Regional Summit to Unify Stand - Businessweek

Pan-Kurdish National Conference puts self-determination at the top of its priorities - ekurd

Barzani calls on Kurdish Syrians to stay and fight - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT


Iran supports PYD for immediate interests - Today's Zaman, your gateway to Turkish daily news


Syria Kurds, jihadists in fresh battles, "There is a war for territory, control and oil" - AFP


PYD loses control over northern Syrian town - World Bulletin


Aleppo province: The ISIS and al-Nusra detain more than 30 Syrian Kurdish civilians - Syrian Observatory for Human Rights 


Assad's forces counter rebel gains in Syria's Deir al-Zor - Reuters


Al-Qaeda’s Internal Divide Grows In Syria - Al-Monitor


Christians, other minorities in Syria fear 'ethnic cleansing' by rebel groups - Stripes


VIDEO: UN's Ghadbian: Free Syrian Army head not in control - BBC News


VIDEO: Aleppo Beheading + Shooting -



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