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Egypt bans 'sexually suggestive' Saturday Night Live

12 February, 2018

Egypt has banned the Arabic version of US comedy 'Saturday Night Live' from television for violating ethical standards, the country's media regulator said, citing its 'sexually suggestive' humour.

Islamic State calls for attacks to disrupt Egypt elections

12 February, 2018

The threats were made in a 23-minute video posted late on Sunday on websites known to be sympathetic to the group.

Sisi's Sinai operation is counter-democracy, not counter-terrorist

12 February, 2018

Comment: The real purpose of Sisi's operation is to reassure and intimidate voters, to glorify the president, and to distract from the regime's failings, writes Robert Springborg.

Egypt: Jailed presidential hopeful Sami Anan threatens military blackmail

12 February, 2018

Imprisoned former Egyptian presidential hopeful has threatened to divulge military secrets should he be mistreated in detention, as a leading anti-corruption campaigner voices assassination fears.

Israel warns over Iran's presence in Syria after airstrikes

12 February, 2018

Israel has reiterated its refusal to accept Iranian military domination in Syria after an Israeli war-plane was shot down.

Tillerson kicks off 'difficult tour' of tense Middle East

12 February, 2018

Flying into Egypt on Sunday, the US Secretary of State has started a five-nation tour in the Middle East, amid heightened tensions and unease over Trump's policies in the region.

Seven years after Egypt uprising: Where is Mubarak now?

11 February, 2018

Seven years after Egypt's longtime ruler Hosni Mubarak was toppled during the January 2011 uprising where is the ousted veteran strongman now?

Egypt's struggle for freedom goes online

11 February, 2018

Egypt's clampdown on activists has moved from the streets to online, where following the wrong group on social media could land you in serious trouble with the law.

Egyptian army 'kills 16 militants' in Sinai operation

11 February, 2018

Egypt's army has pursued Islamic State group militants in the northern Sinai region for years, after numerous bomb and gun attacks on troops in the region.

Critical Egypt journalist gets five-year sentence for 'cannabis possession'

11 February, 2018

ِAn Egyptian court has sentenced a journalist to a five-year jail sentence for 'cannabis possession' after she was arrested last year for posting an internet meme critical of Sisi.

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