This Week in Egypt: Week 41-2017 ( Oct 9-15)

Top Headlines

  • Several armed attacks in Egypt’s Sinai
  • Egypt extends state of emergency for three months
  • Coptic priest stabbed to death in Egypt
  • Egypt loses in UNESCO runoff vote to French candidate

Main Headlines


  • Sisi rewards each player of football team LE1.5 million for qualifying for World Cup
  • Fatah and Hamas delegations meet in Cairo in order to push towards reconciliation
  • Egypt to construct two ports in disputed Halayeb Triangle with Sudan







Good reports

Good Read

 From Twitter






  • Sadat’s ghost haunts Mubarak’s dreams for Egypt –archive 1984
  • A glimpse of Egypt under the rule of its last monarch


  • The tribulations of Sheikh Jackson film
  • Uber to invest $20 million in Egypt’s newly inaugurated Centre of Excellence
  • Czech excavation uncovers temple of King Ramses II in Abusir
  • A granite pyramid peak was unearthed in Saqqara

Finally here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt

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