Egypt Raids 2 Major Independent Cultural Institutions In 2 Days
Egyptian authorities have raided two pillars of the independent arts and culture scene in Cairo over the past 48 hours. They targeted the Townhouse Gallery of Contemporary Art and the Merit Publishing House, both in downtown Cairo. NPR's Leila Fadel in ...
Egypt Shuts Arts Venues Amid Signs of Clampdown
New York Times
CAIRO — Over the past two days, the Egyptian authorities have shut down an internationally respected art gallery and raided an independent publishing house in what free-speech advocates said Tuesday were the latest moves in an expanding crackdown ...
Cairo's Townhouse Gallery shut down by Egypt's authorities
Art Spaces in Downtown Cairo Shut Down in Government Raid
International Business Times
Stop the Massacre of Stray Animals in Egypt
The images are brutal. Dogs shot in the streets, left to die in pools of their own blood. The new governor of Alexandria in Egypt, on his first day in office, ordered that the streets be culled of stray dogs. Ruthlessly, these innocent animals were ...
Stray Dogs Shot In Egypt: Alexandria Governor Called A 'Murderer' As Bloody ...
An Underwater Museum in Egypt Could Bring Thousands of Sunken Relics Into View
The Great Sphinx, the pyramids at Giza, the temples at Luxor—if you've been to Egypt, you've probably seen them. Next time, you might try putting the Lighthouse of Pharos on your Egyptian bucket list, and don't worry that it's at the bottom of a ...
An Underwater Museum in Egypt Might Show Off Ruins of Cleopatra's Palace
Voice of America
Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Sign New Dam Project Accord
Voice of America
Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan signed an agreement Tuesday finalizing the two firms tasked with carrying out studies on the potential impact of Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance Dam on the flow of the Nile, the countries' foreign and water ministers said. The ...
Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan sign new Grand Renaissance Dam agreement
Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan sign Renaissance Dam agreement
Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan sign agreement on GERD
Huffington Post Canada
Mohamed Fahmy Asks Egypt To Restore His Citizenship
Huffington Post Canada
A Canadian journalist who was released from prison in Egypt this fall said Monday he has asked authorities in that country to restore the citizenship he renounced in hopes of regaining his freedom. Mohamed Fahmy said he initially refused to give up his ...
Mohamed Fahmy asks Egyptian authorities to restore his citizenship
Reporter released from Egypt prison wants citizenship back
Fahmy wants Egypt citizenship back
Palestinian anger after man shot dead at Egypt border
Palestinians take part in a protest to condemn what Gaza's interior ministry said was the killing of a mentally-ill Palestinian by Egyptian forces, after he waded across the sea into Egyptian territory, in Gaza City December 27, 2015. (Reuters) ...
Hamas condemns killing of mentally ill man at border with Egypt
GRAPHIC VIDEO: Egyptian troops gun down Palestinian on beach who crossed Sinai ...
Egyptian soldiers gun down Palestinian man after he swims past Gaza border
Egypt Court Upholds Jail for Man Convicted of Defaming Islam
An Egyptian court confirmed a prison term for a former TV host who was convicted of "defaming religious symbols" and Muslim scholars after he called for removal of what he called extremist material in texts of religious interpretation and heritage. A ...
Egypt jails Muslim scholar for insulting Islam
Egypt court reduces jail term of Islamic scholar
Inside Egypt's Blacked-Out War With ISIS-Affiliated Militants
The communications blackouts are one of the best illustrations of the intensity of Egypt's ongoing military campaign in Sinai, in which hundreds of people have been killed over the past two and a half years in attacks by both insurgents and the ...
Egypt Military Says 2 Militants Killed in Northern Sinai
Egypt's Jewish literary heritage in danger of being forgotten
In 1988 the Jewish Heritage Library in Egypt was established within the Synagogue by the Jewish Community Council of Cairo and the Israeli Academic Center in Cairo, but government ministries have long avoided taking the steps necessary to review and ...
Egyptian Jewish antiquities uncared for as community dwindles