Transcript: Egypt’s army statement – Middle East – Al Jazeera English. The Egyptian Armed Forces first declared, is still declaring and will always declare that it stands distant from political forces. The Armed Forces, based on its insightfulness, has been called by the Egyptian people for help, not to hold the reins of power, yet […]

Egypt and the whole world witnessed yesterday demonstrations by the great people of Egypt expressing their opinion in an unprecedented, peaceful and civilised way. Everyone saw the movement of the Egyptian people and heard their voices with the greatest respect and concern. It is necessary that the people receive a reply to their movement and the call from every […]

Millions of Egyptians are in the streets now asking for the ousting of their elected president Mohamed Morsi and against the Muslim Brotherhood, just after a year in power. The interior ministry said at least 14 million are participating in the protests and in the social webs they are talking about 22 million. If so, […]

Tony Abbott, the leader of the Australian opposition Liberal-National coalition, defended the “turn back the boats” plan against illegal immigration criticized by the new prime Kevin Rudd in his first press conference. The plan proposed is resurrect the former Howard government’s policy of instructing the navy to tow boats carrying asylum seekers back to Indonesia. But […]

At least 100,191 people died in Syria as a result of the violence since the beginning of the conflict, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The organization, based in the UK,  has a net of volunteers on the ground collecting data and published the results in a statement saying that: has documented 100,191 casualties since […]

President Putin from Russia was alone defending Al Assad in the  G8 Summit in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland. After a two hours meeting with President Obama from the US, they looked tense and didn’t change their positions, with only one point in common: to try to convene a peace conference. But that conference of peace is a […]

A bomb in a bus full with students from a women’s university in Quetta has killed at least eleven female students and wounded dozens of people. And there was a  second blast reported at the hospital. The first explosion happened on a bus near the campus of the Sardar Bahadur Khan Women’s University, with a bomb that […]