This Week in Egypt:Week 25-2019 ( June 17-23)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt’s ousted president Mohammed Morsi dies during trial
  • UN calls for inquiryinto ex-Egyptian president’s death Morsi
  • Egypt’s Foreign Ministry condemns Erdogan’s ‘unsubstantiated and irresponsible’ comments on Morsi’s death
  • Egypt and Jordansay will attend US-led Mideast peace meeting
  • Egypt stunsthe world as AFCON 2019 opens
  • Google plans to reopen its office in Cairo

Main Headlines








  • Egypt to assess ideas presented during Bahraini summit on Palestine
  • Google plans to reopen its office in Cairo
  • Egypt can achieve growth rate over 5%: WB official
  • Egypt’s Sisi praises Egyptian fans’ behaviour during 2019 AFCON opener


  • Islamist Morsi briefly made history as Egypt’s first democratically elected president. Reuters
  • What is driving Egypt’s more assertive role in Africa? Peter Fabricius
  • The Egyptian pound and Ukrainian hryvnia are among the top performers in a market dogged by dollar strength and fears over an economic slowdown. Ira Iosebashvili
  • Egypt abuzz with African Cup of Nations fever as tournament begins in style. Hamza Hendawi
  • Egypt’s Al-Azhar retreats from fatwa on beating women.  Al-Monitor

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