Egyptian Aak 2016 – Week 7 ( Feb 15-21)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt author jailed for violating ‘public modesty.’ Saturday
  • Egyptian-Arab military exercises commence in Saudi Arabia. Sunday
  • Hundreds protest in Cairo over police shooting. Friday
  • Egypt’s El Nadeem Centre for rehabilitation of torture victims challenges possible shutdown. Thursday

 Main Headlines








  • Journalists Syndicate requests suspension of verdict against writer Naji
  • Intellectuals to ‘burn’ literary works in protest at writer’s jail sentence
  • Egyptian-Arab military exercises commence in Saudi Arabia
  • Father of 4-year old sentenced to life in prison speaks out
  • Egypt won’t float currency until FX reserves reach at least $25 billion: CBE governor

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Finally here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt






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2 Responses to Egyptian Aak 2016 – Week 7 ( Feb 15-21)

  1. nedhamson says:

    Reblogged this on Ned Hamson's Second Line View of the News and commented:
    “That a private citizen can file moral charges against an author for fictional work in #Egypt makes culture hostage to the stupidest citizen”


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