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In February 2014, Shukrallah became the first woman and the first Copt to be elected to the head of a political party in Egypt
Egyptian Armenians march in Cairo, Pope Tawadros II travels to Yerevan in memorial of the 1.5 million Armenians killed by Ottaman Turks in 1915
Security forces disperse protesters in Giza's Haram, Badrashein and Faysal neighbourhoods
The victims have been sent to a local hospital
Many locals think the outbreak was caused by tap water, but local officials disagree
Earlier in April, 108 Egyptian fishermen were arrested in Sudanese waters with some being sentenced to jail time
This is the first joint military exercise between Egypt and Bahrain
The criminal court renewed the detention of leading members in another pro-Morsi Islamist party for 45 days pending trial
Public polls show that moving the clocks forward during summer is unpopular  
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According to Egypt's Central Agency for Public Mobilisation and Statistics, road accidents in 2014 were less than in the prior year

Ahmed Abdel Rahman, head of the Muslim Brotherhood's newly established office, said that the group was mistaken in thinking that a revolutionary course would restore stability to the country

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Economic agreements signed between Egypt and Greece have reached $1.6 bn

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Civilians have been increasingly caught up in violence between the army and Islamist militants in Egypt's Sinai

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Efforts are still ongoing to take out the capsized barge after it sunk in the Nile, sparking fears of contamination

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