This Week in Egypt: Week 43-2017 (Oct 16-22)


Top Headlines

  • At least sixteen police officers killed in shoot-out in Egypt’s Western desert: security sources
  • Egypt’s Sisi pledges sacrifices of Western Desert police victims of terrorism “will not go in vain”
  • Three policemen killed in attack on Egypt National Bank branch in Sinai’s Arish
  • Judge steps down in Egyptian activist Alaa Abdel Fattah’s appeal case
  • Hamas says its rapprochement with Egypt has angered Qatar
  • An Egyptian court issues death sentences to 11 members of 2014’s “Giza terrorist cell”

 

funeral of policemen

Main Headlines

Monday

  • Three policemen killed in attack on Egypt National Bank branch in Sinai’s Arish
  • Egypt’s irrigation minister heads to Ethiopia for Renaissance Dam visit
  • Italy’s new ambassador to Cairo: Rome to send 1.1 million tourists to Egypt

Tuesday

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Friday

Saturday

Sunday 

Good Reports

Good Read

From Twitter

Science

Sport

  • Mohamed Salah wins Europe’s Champions league best player poll for second time

 Plus

  • Sheikh Jackson tops Egypt’s box office with EGP 4 million in 10 days
  • An Israeli in Egypt: Fear and Lotioning in Sinai in Sinai
  • Saudi Arabia cancels charity gig by Egyptian pop star Sherine Abdel Wahab

Finally here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt

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