Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi protest against the military and interior ministry in Cairo. Al Jazeera journalists were reported from Cairo today after the channell carried appeals from Muslim Brotherhood figures to protest against army rule. Photograph: Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters.

Egypt deported three Al Jazeera journalists today, days after the Qatari-owned channel carried appeals from leaders of ousted president Mohamed Morsi’(...)

A soldier holds his weapon on an armoured personnel carrier positioned outside Ramses Square in Cairo. Photograph: Louafi Larbi/Reuters

Supporters of deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi fought a gunbattle with security forces in a Cairo mosque today, while Egypt’s army-backed gove(...)

Mansour sworn in as head of interim government

Egypt’s chief justice Adly Mansour (67) has been sworn as interim president to take charge of the transition from exclusive Muslim Brotherhood rule to(...)