This Week in Egypt: Week 22 ( May 28-June 3)

Top Headlines 

  • Egypt’s Sisi sworn in for second term with vow to fight terrorism
  • Egypt’s Sisi to visit Sudan in October amid tensions
  • Liverpool officially announces Salah’s participation in 2018 FIFA World Cup
  • Lebanese tourist is referred to criminal trial for insulting Egypt n Facebook
  • Egypt’s top court bans Social Solidarity Minister from dissolving NGOs


Sisi inaguration BBC 

Jets accompaning the presidential swearing-in cermony  in Cairo

Main Headlines


  • Egypt police find body of Muslim Brotherhood fugitive after raid in Giza
  • Top prosecutor tasks antiquities ministry with confirming authenticity of artefacts that was seized in Italy
  • Egypt’s Mohamed Salah to continue treatment for injured shoulder in Spain
  • An Egyptian lawyer files $1.2 billion lawsuit against Sergio Ramos for injuring Mohamed Salah in Champions League final





  • Egypt’s Sisi: Attempts to sow strife between Egypt and Saudi Arabia will not succeed:
  • Egypt’s rejection of Russian wheat over ergot creates latest supply snag
  • Egyptsecurity arrests Lebanese woman for insulting Egyptians and political leadership in a Facebook video
  • Egypt hold Colombia to 0-0 draw in penultimate World Cup warm up



Good Report

From Twitter


Finally here are Jayson Casper’s prayers for Egypt


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