This Week in Egypt: Week 46- 2017 ( Nov13-19)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt’s Sisi: No one can touch Egypt’s share of Nile waters
  • Lebanon’s Hariri to visit on Tuesday
  • Arab League: Iran’s regional threats have crossed all limits
  • Egypt-Gaza border opens under PA control for first time in a decade
  • Head of Sinai’s Arish city security forces survives assassination attempt
  • Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood leader loses appeal against life sentence

 Main Headlines






  • Egyptian security forces killed three suspected militants and arrested 74 others in raids targeting militant groups in North Sinai
  • Egypt orders detention of Libyan suspected of involvement in Western desert attack
  • Hilton Worldwide plans an expansion in Egypt, sees pick-up in tourism



Good Reports

  • Wahat attackers inspired by al-Qaida: Sole survivor Taha Sakr
  • Omar Refae: An indomitable Mujahideen militant and Faqeeh. Egypt Today
  • From cafe worker to fierce lawyer, who is the Egyptian presidential runner Khalid Ali? Al-Arabiya
  • Egypt’s Coptic heritage jeopardized due to lack of funds. George Mikhail

Good Read

From Twitter


Finally, here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt

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