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Egypt arrests popular social media satirist over 'illegal group'

22 November, 2017

Egyptian prosecutors have detained a satirist known for his ribald humour on suspicion of joining an 'illegal group', his lawyer said on Tuesday.

Hariri makes anticipated return home to Lebanon

21 November, 2017

Saad Hariri, who resigned as prime minister earlier this month, has returned home to Lebanon, making brief visits to Egypt and Cyprus on Tuesday.

Lebanon's Hariri lands in Cairo for talks with Sisi

21 November, 2017

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri landed in Cairo on Tuesday for talks with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi before returning to Lebanon.

UAE, Egypt must reveal whereabouts of missing prisoner: HRW

21 November, 2017

An Egyptian detainee held in the UAE due to be released last month after serving his three year sentence is now missing after being deported to Egypt

Israel's Netanyahu to meet France's Macron to discuss Lebanon

21 November, 2017

Israeli prime minister is due to meet the French president in Paris next month to discuss "ideas to stabilise the situation in Lebanon"

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah makes history with goal-scoring record

20 November, 2017

Liverpool's Egyptian superstar Mohamed Salah netted two goals in Saturday's 3-0 victory over Southampton making him the Premiership's top scorer and setting a new goal-scoring record for Liverpool.

Egyptians react to the UK ambassador's 'tourism up' tweet

20 November, 2017

A tweet by the UK ambassador to Cairo claiming Egypt's tourism industry is 'booming' has led to shock and ridicule from Egyptians having to cope with the country's dire economy.

For the national good: Casting out Egyptian Nubians

20 November, 2017

Comment: Once an ancient civilisation that ruled East Africa, the Nubian people endured division, displacement and forced migration, and under Sisi their collective trauma reached fever pitch, writes Gehad Quisay.

Anti-Doha alliance 'planned Qatar invasion' in 2014

20 November, 2017

An anti-Doha Gulf alliance deployed troops along Qatar's border in 2014 in preparation for a military invasion of the Gulf state, a senior Qatari official has claimed.

Egypt court extends pop singer's detention over racy video

20 November, 2017

Raunchy Egyptian pop singer Shyma will spend longer in jail, after a court extended her stay behind bars over 'promoting debauchery' for a racy music video.

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