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Sisi's crusade against women influencers reveals regime's deepest fears

29 June, 2020

Comment: The Egyptian regime's crusade against Sama El-Masry and other female influencers is another shameless attempt to police women and their bodies, writes Sam Hamad.

Libya's Haftar 'mobilising mercenaries' for key battle in Sirte

29 June, 2020

Haftar-allied foreign mercenaries are reportedly headed for Sirtre to take part in a key battle against government forces.

Egyptian judge who drafted anti-torture law dismissed from council

29 June, 2020

Veteran Judge Asim Abdul Jabbar had been set to resume membership of the seven-member council in 2021, before his name was suddenly dropped off the list.

UAE, Egypt 'buying oil derivatives' from US-sanctioned Iran

29 June, 2020

US allies, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates, have continued to purchase oil derivatives from Iran despite sanctions against the Islamic Republic.

Egypt jails belly dancer over social media 'debauchery' charges

28 June, 2020

An Egyptian belly dancer was sentenced to three years in prison, the latest conviction amid an ongoing crackdown on female social media stars.

Egypt parliament ridiculed for security debate on 'kites'

28 June, 2020

The Egyptian parliament is being criticised for using a session to discuss the dangers of kites for children.

Popular Egyptian actress Elham Shahin reveals meeting with Assad

28 June, 2020

The Egyptian actress said she met the embattled Bashar al-Assad in Syria.

Egypt eases restrictions despite surge in Covid-19 infections

28 June, 2020

Egypt has lifted restrictions put in place to combat the coronavirus pandemic, despite a rise in infections.

Ethiopia inches towards filling mega-dam as AU urges deal

28 June, 2020

The statement from Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's office undercut claims by Egypt and Sudan that the dam would not be filled until a deal is reached.

Egypt executes Libyan militant for deadly police attack

27 June, 2020

Egypt executed a Libyan militant who was convicted for an attack that killed 16 Egyptian policemen.

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