2 days ago
El-Khayat belongs to the Construction and Development party, the political arm of Gamaa Islamiya, which waged an armed insurgency against the state in the 1990s, attacking police, Copts and tourists.
3 days ago
Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood, from which he hails, gets key backing from one of the main former Islamic militant groups, Gamaa Islamiya, as well as from several political parties of the Salafi...
3 days ago
Besides the new Brotherhood governors, the appointment of Adel el-Khayat, a member of the political arm of ex-Islamic militant group Gamaa Islamiya, drew attention.
15 days ago
The political arm of the hard-line Gamaa Islamiya, a former militant group that waged a campaign of violence in the 1990s but since forswore its arms and is now an ally of Morsi, launched the...
18 days ago
Together with allies like the Wasat party and the ultraconservative Construction and Development party - the political arm of the former militant Gamaa Islamiya group - the Brotherhood can easily...
20 days ago
Romani Farhan Amir, an impoverished Christian day laborer, had little choice but to accept when his wife marched into a police station in the southern city of Assiut, accompanied by members of the...
100 days ago
Before Gamaa Islamiya renounced violence, it played a key part in an anti-government insurgency in the 1990s.
103 days ago
Gamaa Islamiya, a powerful hard-line Islamist group, announced Friday its members would take over policing in the southern province of Assiut because the strikes.
124 days ago
"The rally was organized by Gamaa Islamiya, an ex-jihadist group whose members were imprisoned for decades under the former regime.
140 days ago
The Brotherhood is so confident in its own strength it thinks it doesn't need anyone's support, said Hamada Nassar, a spokesman for the political arm of the onetime jihadist Gamaa Islamiya group.
141 days ago
But Tareq el-Zomor, a prominent Salafi from the onetime jihadist group Gamaa Islamiya, warned in a news conference that party members would set up vigilante groups to protect private and public...
142 days ago
Another former jihadi group, the Gamaa Islamiya, threatened on Sunday to create a vigilante group.
143 days ago
Addressing a news conference, Tareq el-Zomr of the once-jihadist Gamaa Islamiya, said:"If Security forces don't achieve security, it will be the right of the Egyptian people and we at the...
167 days ago
The leading member of a former Islamic militant group, Gamaa Islamiya, which is now a political party allied to the Brotherhood, simply said Jews were not welcome back.
176 days ago
"We have tried the Muslim Brotherhood in every possible way and they never lived up to their promise," said Mohammed Ali, a history teacher who belongs to the political party of the Gamaa Islamiya...