Egypt lifting state of emergency and curfew

November 12, 2013   // 0 Comments

BBC News Africa Egypt's government says it is lifting the country's three-month state of emergency and night-time curfew. The move comes two days earlier than expected, after a court ruling. An aide to the prime minister said the measures had ended at 14:00 GMT, but the government later said it was still waiting for the text of the ruling. The measures were introduced on 14 August after security...

Continue reading