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Egypt blocks 21 websites, including Al Jazeera: state news agency

Added: 24.05.2017 23:50 | 0 views | 0 comments

Egypt has banned 21 websites, including the main website of Qatar-based al Jazeera television, for "supporting terrorism", state news agency MENA and security sources said on Wednesday.


US Embassy in Egypt warns of 'potential threat' from terrorist organization

Added: 24.05.2017 22:53 | 0 views | 0 comments

The embassy gave little information about the possible threat.

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Mohanad Hashim: The Qatari princess, Angelina Jolie and the hashtag war

Added: 24.05.2017 9:53 | 1 views | 0 comments

Why a bitter row has broken out between Egyptians and Sudanese on social media.


Egypt detains ex-presidential candidate Khaled Ali

Added: 24.05.2017 6:34 | 1 views | 0 comments

Detention follows complaint that Ali made an 'obscene hand gesture' outside a Cairo court in January, his lawyer says.


Meet 10 African trailblazers

Added: 23.05.2017 17:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

An Egyptian micro biologist, Ugandan investigative journalist and Zimbabwean standup comedian are among the new class of 2017.


56 embalming jars for the mummification of high Vizier found at Deir el-Bahari

Added: 22.05.2017 16:59 | 2 views | 0 comments

An excavation project by a joint Egyptian and Spanish archaeological mission from University of Alcalá has uncovered 56 embalming jars for the mummification of the vizier Ipi.

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WATCH: President receives warm welcome in Saudi Arabia

Added: 22.05.2017 1:53 | 0 views | 0 comments

Despite Trump's past harsh rhetoric about Islam, Saudi Arabia and Egypt's leaders welcomed him on his first foreign trip as president.


Egypt refers 48 to military court over church bombings

Added: 21.05.2017 19:29 | 1 views | 0 comments

Chief prosecutor refers 48 suspects to military court for suspected involvement in deadly attacks on Christian churches.

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Egypt refers 48 to court over Coptic church bombings

Added: 21.05.2017 17:53 | 2 views | 0 comments

The suspects are believed linked to attacks on Coptic churches claimed by the Islamic State group.


The silence in Sinai: Covering Egypt's 'war on terror'

Added: 21.05.2017 15:53 | 1 views | 0 comments

We examine the challenges facing journalists trying to report the country's growing ISIL-affiliated insurgency.


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