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Adel Sabri was arrested in April 2018 after his website published an Arabic translation of a New York Times report, which exposed alleged fraud in Egypt's presidential elections.

Egyptian prosecutors have ordered the 15-day detention of the chief editor of an independent news website shortly after he was ordered released from prison in a different case.

Egyptian court orders release of news editor

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Egyptian court orders release of news editor

The Masr al-Arabia website was shuttered upon Adel Sabri's arrest in April, a day after authorities announced that President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi had won a second, four-year term in office.

Egypt remands news editor over 'terror charges' amid crackdown

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Egypt remands news editor over 'terror charges' amid crackdown

Egyptian authorities remanded an editor of a local news website into custody for 15 days on 'terror charges' in the latest episode in a media ...

Egypt arrests Masr al-Arabia editor over election fraud report

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Egypt arrests Masr al-Arabia editor over election fraud report

Egyptian police have raided local news website Masr al-Arabia and detained its editor-in-chief after it published a report that exposed ...

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Egyptian police raid website office and detain editor-in-chief

Egyptian police have raided the offices of Masr al-Arabia website, following a report on the country's one horse race presidential election last week.

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