This Week in Egypt: Week 8-2019 ( Feb 18-24)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt executes nine over 2015 killing of public prosecutor
  • Suicide bombing kills 3 policemen near Cairo’s famed bazaar
  • Egypt hosts milestone summit for Arab-European ties
  • Egypt turns Back veteran New York Times reporter David Kirkpatrick
  • Saudi King arrives in Egypt on an official visit
  • Egypt rejects UN criticism of trials for hanged convicts
  • Egypt seeks death sentence for two monks over Bishop’s murder  

Main Headlines


  • Suicide bombing kills 3 policemen near Cairo’s famed bazaar
  • Thousands of Egyptians attended the funeral of 15 Egypt’s Armed Forces who were martyred during last week’s terrorist attack in Sinai
  • After five years of imprisonment, the Egyptian authorities have startedprocedures to release photojournalist Shawkan
  • Egypt announces high alert to confront desert locusts








From Twitter



  • Moment of deadly suicide bombing caught on security camera in Cairo



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Doctor, blogger and Commentator on Middle East issues. The only practising doctor who write in Middle Eastern politics in UK.
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