Egyptian Aak 2016 – Week 41 ( Oct 10-16)

Top Headline

  • 12 Egyptian conscripts were killed in an Isis attack on security checkpoint in central Sinai
  • Egypt launches ‘revenge’ airstrikes on ISIS in Sinai
  • Russian paratroopers arrive in Egypt for “Friendship Defenders’ drills
  • In an unprecedented move: Egypt’s Cairo University removes religious identity field from all official paperwork
  • TV show goes on holiday following broadcast of continuous tuk-tuk video

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Good reports

 Good read

From Twitter


  • Sisi’s talks reform, calls for protest, and the army’s role in a lengthy interview
  • Part II: Sisi talks Egypt’s foreign policy, the importance of reform


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