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Tell jokes, go to jail
We saw a disturbing example this week when Egyptian TV host and comedian Bassem Youssef, frequently described as Egypt's Jon Stewart, was charged with the crimes of mocking Egypt's President Mohamed Morsy and insulting Islam. If convicted, Youssef ...
Free Egypt's Jon Stewart
EU Worried About Egypt's Civil Society Proposals
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As Egypt Negotiates IMF Loan, Food And Fuel Prices Soar
Two years after the revolution, Egypt is in a deep economic crisis. It's running out of money to purchase crucial imports like wheat and fuel, both of which are subsidized by the government, and an infusion of cash is desperately needed. While a ...
Egypt's foreign reserves decline to $13.4 billion
Egypt expects IMF loan agreement in two weeks
Egypt Says $4.8 Billion IMF Loan Agreement Likely In Two Weeks; Funds ...
'Egypt seizes Iranian ship loaded with weapons'
Iran navy ship travels through Suez Canal [file] Photo: REUTERS. Egyptian navy forces captured a Togo flagged ship carrying heavy weapons as it entered Egyptian waters in the Red Sea late on Wednesday, three security sources told Reuters on Thursday.
Egypt's Navy Seizes Ship Carring Arms in Red Sea
Conflicting reports as Egypt's navy seizes arms-laden ship in Red Sea
Report: Egypt seizes Iranian weapons ship near Sinai
Kidnappers target Christians in Egypt
MATAI, Egypt – Ezzat Kromer's resistance to his kidnappers did not last long. One of the masked gunmen fired a round between his feet as he sat behind the wheel of his car and said with chilling calm, "The next one will go into your heart." The ...
Photos: Kidnapping Christians on the rise in Egypt
Egypt's president in Sudan, hoping for better economic ties after years of ...
It was Mohammed Morsi's first trip to Egypt's southern neighbor since he took office nine months ago and the longest by an Egyptian president in decades. Mubarak, Egypt's longtime autocratic leader, who was toppled in a 2011 popular uprising, accused ...
Egypt's president in Sudan, hoping for increased economic ties after years of ...
Egypt's Morsi in Khartoum on 'historic' visit
Sudan road link to open soon, Egypt's Morsi says
"Daily Show" triggers US-Egypt Twitter kerfuffle
In an interview for "CBS Sunday Morning" conducted weeks ago, Youssef told CBS News' Mo Rocca he's not backing down from the Egyptian government. "Right now we are not editing ourselves at all," he said. "We are not censoring ourselves at all, and we ...
US Embassy Tweets Jon Stewart's Egypt Monologue; Diplomatic Incident Ensues
Stop the Tweets: Egypt's president doesn't find Jon Stewart funny
Tweet on 'Daily Show' segment causes diplomatic flare-up with Egypt
Egypt moves to block access to pornography
Los Angeles Times
“There is no such thing as blocking such sites as a whole, but they must be specified,” Hashem told a Turkish news agency. Experts estimated the cost of the program at about 25 million Egyptian pounds ($4 million). Given Egypt's mounting economic woes, ...
First a denial, but now Egypt's Brotherhood looks to ban porn
MIDEAST STOCKS-Bargain hunters help lift Dubai, Egypt off 4-mth low
By Nadia Saleem. DUBAI, April 4 | Thu Apr 4, 2013 10:44am EDT. DUBAI, April 4 (Reuters) - Dubai's market rose to a one-week high on Thursday as bargain hunters returned, while Egypt's bourse lifted off a four-month low ahead of the weekend on renewed ...
Egypt seizes ship carrying arms, holds crew: sources
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian navy forces seized a ship carrying heavy weapons as it entered Egyptian territorial waters in the Red Sea late on Wednesday, three security sources told Reuters on Thursday. The ship, with a crew of at least seven, spent a ...
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Egypt in the Raw
The New York Review of Books (blog)
In 1966, a little-known young Egyptian named Sonallah Ibrahim self-published his experimental first novel, That Smell, at a small printing press in downtown Cairo. It was a time of crisis and change in Egypt, as the country negotiated a transition from ...