Report: Son of Egypt’s Ousted President Detained – ABC News

ABC NewsEgypt’s state news agency is reporting the youngest son of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi has been detained by police on suspicion of drug possession. The MENA news agency…

Egypt ex-President Morsi defiant at jailbreak trial – BBC News

BBC NewsEgypt’s former Islamist President Mohammed Morsi has struck a defiant tone at the beginning of his trial over his escape from prison in 2011. Mr Morsi started shouting: “I…

Egypt ex-President Morsi ‘arrives for jail escape trial’ – BBC News

BBC NewsEgypt’s former Islamist President Mohammed Morsi has arrived at a court in Cairo to go on trial over his escape from prison in 2011, state media say. He was…

Egypt ‘turnout ‘high’ in boycotted referendum – officials – BBC News

BBC NewsEgyptian officials have spoken of a high turnout in a referendum on a new constitution, with voters expected to endorse the removal of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. Top election…

Egypt referendum: Second day of voting on new constitution – BBC News

BBC NewsVoting is due to resume in Egypt in a two-day referendum on a new constitution drawn up since the military forced out Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. The military is…

Egypt referendum: Tight security but clashes claim lives – BBC News

BBC NewsA first day of voting has been taking place in Egypt on a new constitution that could pave the way for fresh elections. But clashes involving supporters of ousted…

Egypt refers ousted Morsi to third trial – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleCAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s prosecutors have referred ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi to a third trial, on charges of organizing prison breaks during the 2011 uprising and abducting policemen…

Ousted Egypt president to be tried over conspiracy – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s top prosecutor referred toppled Islamist President Mohammed Morsi to trial Wednesday for conspiring with the Palestinian group Hamas, Lebanon’s Hezbollah and others to carry out…