This Week In Egypt – Week 28 2017 ( July 10-16)


Top Headlines

  • Attacker kills two German tourists at Red Sea beach resort in Egypt
  • Gunmen kill five Egyptian policemen in Badrashin south of Cairo
  • IMF approves second loan payment to Egypt
  • Deadly battle between police and island ‘squatters’
  • Egyptian army foils militants attempt to cross Libyan border
  • Egyptian churches suspend pilgrimages and trips amid fears of attacks
  • Electronics ban on Egypt-U.S. flights to be lifted next week
  • Egypt population reaches 93.33 million

 

Hurghada attacker

Abdul Rahman  Shaaban attacked six tourists, killing two Germans in Hurghada

Photo via AL-Arabiya 

Main Headlines

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

 Thursday

  • Cairo airport passes US National Transportation Safety Board inspection
  • Egyptian churches suspend pilgrimages and trips
  • amid fears of attacksGermany to support Egypt to be main aerospace center in Africa

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Good Reports

 Good Read

  • Egypt’s Best Friends in D.C. Avi Asher Schapiro
  • Egypt’s Copts keep the faith in the fight against ISIS. Heba Saleh

Twitter

 

Plus

Finally here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt

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