8 Convicted for Alleged Same-Sex Wedding in Egypt
An Egyptian court on Saturday convicted eight men for "inciting debauchery" following their appearance in an alleged same-sex wedding party on a Nile boat, sentencing each of them to three years in prison. The Internet video shows two men exchanging ...
Egypt Jails 8 Men Over Gay Marriage Video
Egypt jails eight men for 'gay wedding' video
Egypt jails 'gay wedding video' men
The Times of Israel
Egypt finds hundreds more tunnels from Gaza
The Times of Israel
Egypt is reportedly doubling down on its work to set up a buffer zone with the Gaza Strip, after it discovered hundreds more tunnels running from the Hamas-run Palestinian enclave into the Sinai Peninsula. According to a report on Sky News Arabic on ...
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Egypt jails eight men over gay marriage video
CAIRO (Reuters) - Eight Egyptian men were sentenced to three years in jail on Saturday on charges of spreading indecent images and inciting debauchery after they appeared in an online video purporting to show the country's first gay marriage ceremony.
Three Years In Prison For Egyptian Men In Purported Gay Marriage Video
The case stems from a short video of a party on a boat that fueled a lively discussion in social media and led the Egyptian site Cairo Scene to ask, "Is This Egypt's First Gay Marriage?" after it was posted on YouTube. The event included the ...
Press Freedom Dwindles In Egypt
Egypt's president says the nation is involved in a war against terrorism and the media is falling in line. Some talk show hosts have been pulled off the air for criticizing the government. Copyright © 2014 NPR. For personal, noncommercial use only. See ...
Pharaoh Thutmosis-era temple found by accident in Egypt
The ancient Egyptians sometimes referred to their temples as "houses of eternity" or "mansions of millions of years", reflecting the fact that many were made of stone and unlikely to perish. "Modern Egypt is literally stacked on top of old Egypt, so ...
Ancient Egyptian Temple Discovered After Illegal Digging
Pharaonic temple found beneath Egypt house
Ancient temple unearthed in Egypt after illegal digging
Egypt court sends eight men to prison for 'inciting debauchery'
Los Angeles Times
In Egypt, it isn't a crime to be homosexual – at least in theory. But a high-profile court case, resulting in three-year prison terms handed down to Saturday to eight defendants for “inciting debauchery,” pointed up the increasingly hostile climate ...
Daily News Egypt
5th Egyptian-Ethiopian joint commission meeting begins
Daily News Egypt
Officials from at least 11 ministries have travelled to Addis Ababa for the meetings, which aim to increase cooperation between Egypt and Ethiopia. Among the ministries represented at the meetings are the ministries of Foreign Trade and Industry ...
Fareed Zakaria: Why democracy took root in Tunisia and not Egypt
Tunisia's relative success is a marked contrast to the abysmal failure of Egypt, the Arab world's largest and once most influential country. As in Tunisia, Egyptians also overthrew a dictator three years ago. But after a brief experiment with democracy ...
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Egyptian Media to Limit Criticism of Government
New York Times
CAIRO — A group of Egyptian newspaper editors pledged Sunday to limit their criticism of state institutions, a day after Egypt's president, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, warned of a “conspiracy” behind a militant attack last week that killed at least 31 ...
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