Mohamed ElBaradei, Egypt's former interim vice president, is being sued for a "betrayal of trust" over his decision to quit the army-backed government in protest at its bloody crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood.
For Egypt's military chiefs, the final spur to rebellion came on June 26. That day top generals met Mohamed Mursi, the country's first democratically elected president, and spoke bluntly, telling the Islamist leader what he should say in
Egypt's political transition after President Mohamed Mursi was ousted by the military stumbled at the first hurdle, after the choice of liberal politician Mohamed ElBaradei as interim prime minister was thrown into doubt by Islamist object
Egyptian liberal opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei met army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Wednesday, two political sources said, hours before an army deadline for Islamist President Mohamed Mursi to yield to mass protests or quit.
Mohamed ElBaradei and other prominent Egyptians on Saturday launched a party which he said would one day govern the country, offering a new choice to voters seeking alternatives to Islamist parties that now dominate parliament.
Fresh riots erupted in several Egyptian cities, including Cairo as thousands of angry protesters continued to roam the streets after the 4 pm (1400 GMT) curfew started, defying an army warning that anyone violating the order would be in
Prominent Egyptian reform campaigner Mohamed ElBaradei said he expected large demonstrations across Egypt on Friday and that the time had come for President Hosni Mubarak to leave power.
'He has served the country for 30 years and it i
Egyptian potential presidential candidate Mohamed ElBaradei said change in the leadership of the country would come in the next year and called for a boycott of parliamentary polls in November, saying they would be rigged.
ElBaradei also s
Potential Egyptian presidential candidate Mohamed ElBaradei led thousands of people in an anti-torture protest that analysts said was significant for joining disparate groups in a common cause.
Around 4,000 people, representing varied poli
Kuwaiti authorities on Saturday deported 17 Egyptian nationals supporting potential Egyptian presidential candidate Mohamed ElBaradei in Kuwait City, an Arabic human rights group in Cairo told Reuters.
The 17 Egyptians arrived at Cairo air