Cairo http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20153/all en On Location: Occupy Wall Street Occupies the World http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5678080 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Protesters march in cities worldwide</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Solana Pyne </div> </div> </div> <p> Demonstrators in major world cities march in concert with New York City&#39;s Occupy Wall Street protests.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="640" height="360" alt="Video: Occupy Wall Street Occupies the World" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/73b57df8ef837-original.jpg?1318811104" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2011:10:17 06:08</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("73b57df8ef837", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> 2012 London Olympics Cairo Demonstrations Egypt Mexico City Occupy World Protests Tokyo Politics Japan Mexico United Kingdom Video Mon, 17 Oct 2011 10:08:00 +0000 Solana Pyne 5678080 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt: Thousands join second day of protests in Tahrir Square http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111120/egypt-thousands-join-second-day-protests-tahrir-square-cairo <p> There are reports of gunfire, tear gas, rocks and Molotov cocktails in Tahrir Square and the surrounding streets.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111120/egypt-thousands-join-second-day-protests-tahrir-square-cairo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Cairo Egypt Elections Military Politics Middle East Sun, 20 Nov 2011 13:42:00 +0000 News Desk 5681870 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt: UN condemns security forces' crackdown in Tahrir Square http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111123/egypt-un-condemns-security-forces-crackdown-tahrir-square <p> UN Human Rights Commissioner Navi Pillay described the images from Tahrir Square as &quot;deeply shocking,&quot; and demanded an investigation into violence that has killed at least 32 people.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111123/egypt-un-condemns-security-forces-crackdown-tahrir-square" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Cairo Egypt Elections Military Middle East Wed, 23 Nov 2011 13:40:00 +0000 News Desk 5682300 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt: 3 American students released after protest arrests http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111124/egypt-3-american-students-released-after-protest-arrests <p> Derrik Sweeney, 19, Gregory Porter, 19, and Luke Gates, 21, were detained over the weekend, accused of throwing firebombs at security forces from a rooftop near Tahrir Square.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111124/egypt-3-american-students-released-after-protest-arrests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Cairo Egypt United States Thu, 24 Nov 2011 14:46:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5682434 at http://www.globalpost.com Caroline Sinz: French journalist sexually assaulted in Tahrir Square (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111125/caroline-sinz-french-journalist-sexually-assaulted-tahrir-square-egypt <p> Caroline Sinz and her crew were filming in Mohamed Mahmoud Street when they were jumped on by a gang of teenage boys, she said. Then the group dragged them toward Tahrir Square, and she became separated from her cameraman.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111125/caroline-sinz-french-journalist-sexually-assaulted-tahrir-square-egypt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab Spring Cairo Egypt Middle East Fri, 25 Nov 2011 17:31:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5682506 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt elections: Egyptians line up to vote in landmark polls (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111128/egypt-elections-egyptians-line-vote-landmark-polls <p> Many polling stations already had long lines outside before they officially opened at 8:00 AM local time. Some queues were said to be up to two miles long.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111128/egypt-elections-egyptians-line-vote-landmark-polls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Arab Spring Cairo Egypt Hosni Mubarak Elections Military Politics Middle East Mon, 28 Nov 2011 13:12:00 +0000 News Desk 5682620 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt: Death toll rises as security forces storm Cairo's Tahrir Square (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111217/egypt-death-toll-rises-security-forces-storm-cairo-tahrir-square <p> The death toll from the latest violence is at least eight, with around 300 injured, according to a health ministry estimate.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/111217/egypt-death-toll-rises-security-forces-storm-cairo-tahrir-square" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Arab Spring Cairo Egypt World Leaders Elections Military Middle East Sat, 17 Dec 2011 13:00:00 +0000 News Desk 5684496 at http://www.globalpost.com Raw Feed: Activists in Egypt protest police response to soccer riot http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5690269 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Video: Fans of Al Ahly soccer club, known as "Ultras," take to the streets.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bridgette Auger </div> </div> </div> <p>Fans of Al Ahly soccer club, known as &quot;Ultras,&quot; take to the streets.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="640" height="360" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/cf00b2dce6347-original.jpg?1328286753" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:02:03 11:42</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("cf00b2dce6347", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Cairo Egypt Ultras Raw Feed Video Fri, 03 Feb 2012 16:42:00 +0000 Bridgette Auger 5690269 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt: Unidentified assailants kill at least 11 protesters in Cairo http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120502/egypt-clashes-unidentified-assailants-kill-at-least-f <p> Witnesses described seeing homemade bombs, stones, Molotov cocktails, teargas and shotguns loaded with birdshot used against protesters.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120502/egypt-clashes-unidentified-assailants-kill-at-least-f" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cairo Egypt Elections Wed, 02 May 2012 09:53:00 +0000 Hélène Hofman 5702808 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt election results will be announced tomorrow http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120623/egypt-election-results-announced-tomorrow Both candidates are claiming victory in the run-off by a narrow margin.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/120623/egypt-election-results-announced-tomorrow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cairo Egypt Egypt election Elections Politics Sat, 23 Jun 2012 14:26:00 +0000 News Desk 5709146 at http://www.globalpost.com Egypt: Gunmen attack Tahrir Square as Cairo braces for rival protests http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/121211/egypt-gunmen-attack-tahrir-square-cairo-braces-rival- Several Egyptian protesters have been injured in Cairo's Tahrir Square, after gunmen fired on them at the start of a day of rival rallies.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/egypt/121211/egypt-gunmen-attack-tahrir-square-cairo-braces-rival-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cairo Egypt World Leaders Politics Tue, 11 Dec 2012 14:56:00 +0000 News Desk 5728655 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Another Egyptian massacre? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-another-egyptian-massacre Egypt sends in the security forces against pro-Morsi protesters in Cairo, Israel sets the first of its Palestinian prisoners free, the euro zone takes one small step toward recovery, and there's some comfort for the Spanish pensioner who lost the world one of its masterpieces, but gave it one of its greatest memes.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-another-egyptian-massacre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cairo Egypt Military Politics Chatter Wed, 14 Aug 2013 11:03:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5909675 at http://www.globalpost.com Chatter: Egypt's great state of emergency http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-egypts-great-state-emergency What we're hearing, right now. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/chatter-egypts-great-state-emergency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cairo Egypt Politics Chatter Thu, 15 Aug 2013 11:04:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5910485 at http://www.globalpost.com