This Week in Egypt: Week 42- 2019 ( Oct 14-20)

Top Headlines

  • Egypt uncovers 30 sealed coffins, estimated to be 3,000 years old, with perfectly preserved mummies inside
  • UN human rights office urges Egypt to immediately release detained protestors
  • Shell Egypt to sell assets in Western Desert
  • Egypt’s largest metro Station in the Middle East to be inaugurated


 Main Headlines


  • Hurghada-Sharm el-Sheikh ferry- line begins resuming operation
  • Court refers Libyan terrorist to Egypt’s Grand Mufti for involvement in Wahat clashes



  • African refugee women report surge of sex attacks in Egypt
  • Eni plans to increase Zohr gas field by up to 3bn cubic meters






Reading Selection

From Twitter


  • ‪Egypt: Jailed activist Ramy Shaath ‘is a prisoner of conscience’, wife tells France 24



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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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