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Egypt

28 March 2014

The female journalist was killed while covering clashes between Muslim Brotherhood suporters and Egyptian security forces in eastern Cairo, according to her employer, private Egyptian newspaper Al-Dustour. ...

28 January 2014

The freelance photojournalist was killed while covering clashes which marred the third anniversary of the popular uprising in the country which led the ousting of former President Hosni Mubarak. ...

19 August 2013

The regional bureau chief of Egypt's daily Al Ahram was shot by soldiers at an army check point shortly after the start of the curfew in Damanhur in the Nile delta province of Buheira. ...

14 August 2013

Four journalists were killed as Egyptian security forces moved in to break up the pro- Morsi sit-ins in Cairo. ...

08 July 2013

The photographer (26) was shot dead by a sniper while covering clashes between security forces and pro-Morsi protestors at the Republican Guards’ headquarters in Cairo.

28 June 2013

Mr Hassan, 38, who worked for the local Shaab Misr newspaper, was killed on 28 June in an explosion that is believed to have been caused by a home-made hand grenade while reporting on a protest against Egyptian President, Mohamed Morsi, in the ...