Member of AU panel in Egypt for final assessment talks to Ahram Hebdo editor in chief.
Tens of thousands demonstrate in support of deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.
Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has attacked the Salafi-led Nour Party, after the former ally's leadership issued a statement supporting the armed forces.
The council will assume powers of supervision over press previously enjoyed by the now-dismantled Shura Council.
It is not just Morsi, or even the Muslim Brotherhood, that has suffered a major setback, says former Brotherhood leader. Political Islam has been damaged.
Authorities say channel had been working without legal permits, and was spreading lies and rumours damaging to national security.
El-Beltagy has been on the run since the police's bloody crackdown on pro-Morsi sit-ins.
A poll shows that 69 percent of Egyptians reject the Muslim Brotherhood's future engagement in Egyptian politics.
Egypt's Prime Minister, Coptic Pope and Interim President's media advisor condemn Turkish PM's insults to Al-Azhar's Grand Imam.
A leading figure in Egypt's embattled Christian community has defended the place of Islamic Sharia in Egypt's under-construction Constitution.