Egyptian Aak 2015 – Week 24 (June 8- 14)

Rafah border

Palestinians gather at the Rafah border crossing in Gaza as they await permission to enter Egypt, June 13, 2015. Reuters

Top Headlines

  • Suicide attack outside Karnak Temple in Luxor (Wednesday)
  • Cairo policeman jailed for 15 years over the death of Shaimaa Sabbagh (Thursday)
  • Egypt allows two-way travel through Rafah (Saturday)
  • Ahmad Shafiq resigns from the Egyptian National Movement Party (Sunday)
  • Reports: Tunisia’s Ghannouchi seeks Egyptian government-Brotherhood settlement

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Good Reports

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Finally here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt

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1 Response to Egyptian Aak 2015 – Week 24 (June 8- 14)

  1. ****5-Stars Dr Nervana Mahmoud’s weekly roundup of Egyptian & MENA events & politics is much more than that. It is also a hopeful analysis of Egypt’s turmoil through the lens of a progressive feminist scholar of Islam with an astounding grasp of the history of the region.


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