Canadians in Egypt

Stuck In Egypt

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

TORONTO - Two Canadians unexpectedly freed from a prison in Egypt over the weekend are expected home by the end of the week, a close relative said Mon...

Released

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Two Canadians held in an Egyptian prison were completely surprised when a guard swung open their cell door and led them to freedom after sev...

Canadians Detained In Egypt On Hunger Strike

CBC | Posted 11.16.2013 | Canada

Two Canadians who have been detained in an Egyptian prison for over a month will be going on a hunger strike. Tarek Loubani of London, Ont., and Joh...

2 MORE WEEKS

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.15.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - Two Canadians arrested in Egypt and held without charge since mid-August will be detained for another two weeks.Friends of Tarek Loubani and ...

Director Wants Canadians Jailed In Egypt Freed

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.03.2013 | Canada

Film director Gus Van Sant has called for the release of two Canadians incarcerated in Egypt, according to the Toronto Sun. Van Sant expressed his...

Waiting On Word

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.31.2013 | Canada

Two Canadians being held in Egypt will have to wait a few more days to find out whether they'll be released.A friend of Tarek Loubani and John Greyson...

Canadians In Egypt Being Held With Other Foreigners?

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - The federal government expressed disappointment Tuesday that two Canadians being detained in Cairo were still being held — and are likely t...

Canadians Held In Egypt

CBC | Posted 10.19.2013 | Canada

A pair of Canadians detained in Egypt, where nearly 1,000 people have been killed in clashes between police and supporters of ousted president Mohamme...

Ottawa Urges Canadians In Egypt To Use A 'High Degree Of Caution'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The federal government has closed its embassy in Cairo for the day and is warning Canadians in Egypt to "exercise a high degree of caution."O...