The Week in Egypt: Week 23 ( June 5-11)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt will transfer sovereignty of two islands to Saudi Arabia, which had been blocked in court, following parliamentary approval
  • Arab powers, including Egypt, list 59 individuals as Qatar-linked terrorism supporters
  • Egypt authorizes Greece to sponsor Egyptians expats in Qatar
  • Egypt inflation eases for first time since currency float

Main Headlines








Good Reports

  • Egypt’s role in the push to cut off Qatar. Ayah Aman
  • Qatar: A long-standing thorn in Egypt’s side. Gulf News
  • With eyes on Libya, France cements security ties with Egypt. Reuters- John Irish
  • Dilemma for Uber and Rival: Egypt’s demand for data on riders. Declan Walsh
  • HRW: Egypt should cancel military court death sentences

Good Read

From Twitter

Photo Essay

  • Families of the Christians who were killed by ISIS in Minya. Jonathan Rashad


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