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Leading Warraq Island activist arrested at Cairo airport as land struggle continues
Mostafa Mohie | The island’s residents have been engaged in a long battle over government plans to expropriate land
‘Nobody is leaving their homes’: Government decision to reclaim land fuels anger in Warraq Island
Hadeer El-Mahdawy | A Cabinet decision was taken to expropriate land on Warraq Island for public use
On Warraq Island, popular democracy defies secret state plans
Heba Afify | The state’s strategy regarding Warraq has seen several stages: violence, negotiation, and legal persecution
Photos and video: Warraq residents clash with security forces over demolition
Look through photos and watch a video of the clashes between Warraq residents and security forces
An interview: Remembering Shahenda Maklad (1938-2016)
Reem Saad and Yasmine M. Ahmed | On April 30, 1966, Salah Hussein was assassinated by members of a feudalist family in Kamshish, a village
 
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18 detained in Nazlet al-Semman protests granted release
At least 22 arrested following dispersal of protest against demolitions of Nazlet al-Semman residential buildings
Warraq Island residents continue to challenge state narrative as court battle continues
Police arrested 10 Warraq Island residents, demolished 30 buildings on Sunday
Rogue monks vanquished in battle over Fayoum monastery
Administrative Court blocks attempt to seize Ramlet Bulaq
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