This Week in Egypt: Week 44-2017 ( Oct 30-Nov 5)

Top Headlines

  • A fourth chamber has been discovered deep within in Egypt’s Great Pyramid of Khufu
  • Egypt security forces free officer kidnapped during Western Desert shootout 
  • New al Qaeda-linked group claims responsibility for major Egypt’s Western Desert attack
  • Egypt’s military foils attempt to smuggle arms and illegal materials across Egypt-Libya border 
  • Rights lawyer Khaled Ali to run against Sisi in Egypt’s 2018 vote
  • Palestinian Authority takes over Gaza’s border from Hamas including Rafah border with Egypt 


Main Headlines








Good Reports

 Good Read

  • Jihadists continue to torment Egypt. The Economist
  • Egypt’s authoritarian crackdown hasn’t helped in the fight against Nancy Okail and Amr Kotb

From Twitter


Finally here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt



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