Accuracy in Media

Egypt puts former Interim Vice President on Trial

WASHINGTON — The Egyptian circus and drama continues as mayhem has died down on the streets. Reuters reports that Mohamed ElBaradei, a former chief of the United Nations’ nuclear watchdog agency, is now facing trial. He is being sued for “betrayal of trust” after quitting on the interim, military-appointed government after the military deposed the […]

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Egyptian Violence Explodes after Islamists Protest Interim Gov’t

WASHINGTON — The Egyptian security forces moved in to disperse and remove Muslim Brotherhood protest camps and were met with violent resistance. Reuters reports that hundreds, if not thousands, of Muslim Brotherhood supporters were killed in addition to security personnel. The Islamist Muslim Brotherhood supporters who were camping in public squares to protest the interim […]

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Oh My! Obama interrupts Vacation to Address Egyptian Violence

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Barack Obama briefly interrupted his vacation in Martha’s Vineyard to address concerns about the rising violence in Egypt. Reuters reports that the impromptu press conference was held barely into Obama’s vacation in the wealthy Massachusetts island. The Egyptian military had toppled the Islamist government led by Muslim Brotherhood President Mohammed Morsi, […]

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Egyptian Interim Leader quits as Protests and Violence Rage

WASHINGTON — The violent clearing-out of Muslim Brotherhood camps has reached a fever pitch and international clamor, which has led to a high-ranking official to resign from the interim government. Reuters reports that Mohamed ElBaradei, the interim vice president, resigned from his post Wednesday after the news of the violence continues to make news. The […]

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August 2013

8/23/2013 - Egypt puts former Interim Vice President on Trial

8/17/2013 - Turkey recalls its Ambassador from Egypt after Violence Ensues

8/16/2013 - Egyptian Violence Explodes after Islamists Protest Interim Gov’t

8/16/2013 - Oh My! Obama interrupts Vacation to Address Egyptian Violence

8/15/2013 - Egyptian Interim Leader quits as Protests and Violence Rage