Middle East

  • Riot police officers detain a man following clashes between supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohamed Morsi and police in Cairo, Jan. 8, 2014.
  • Smoke rises as Egyptian security forces clash with supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi in Nasr City, Cairo, Jan. 8, 2014.
  • A man holds a part of a torn poster showing Egypt's ousted President Mohamed Morsi during clashes in Cairo, Jan. 8, 2014.
  • Students of Al-Azhar University, who are supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, clash with riot police and residents in Cairo's Nasr City, Jan. 8, 2014.
  • A student of Al-Azhar University, who is a supporter of the Muslim Brotherhood and deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, throws a stone during clashes with police in Cairo's Nasr City district, Jan. 8, 2014.
  • People walk past a burned car following clashes between supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohamed Morsi and riot police in Cairo's Nasr City, Jan. 8, 2014.

Clashes in Cairo

Published January 08, 2014

Clashes erupted in Cairo Wednesday, the day the trial of ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi was due to resume. The hearing was postponed until February 1 because bad weather prevented him from being brought to court.


You May Like

Lesotho Faces New Round of Violence, Political Crisis

Brutal killing of military officer has sent former leaders back into S. Africa where they're watching anxiously as regional officials head in to try to restore peace More

Video US Diplomat Expects Adoption of Bosnian Massacre Anniversary Resolution

Samantha Power says there's broad consensus about killings in Bosnia's war, but Russia calls resolution 'divisive,' backs UN countermeasure More

UN Report Exposes Widespread Boko Haram Atrocities

Damning report graphically details pattern of vicious, widespread atrocities committed by Islamist militants More