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Sisi rival's campaign aide jailed for 'spreading fake news'

24 April, 2018

Hisham Geneina has been sentenced to five years behind bars for remarks made about the military regime during the Egyptian presidential campaign.

A cabinet of kleptocracy in Sisi's pseudo-parliament

23 April, 2018

Comment: In Egypt's recent election Sisi was simply re-anointed as president without any fuss, but the ghosts of the revolution will persist, writes Sam Hamad.

Egypt bans water-intensive crops, alarm mounts over Ethiopia dam

23 April, 2018

The construction of the Grand Renaissance Dam has been a major point of contention among Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan.

Jailed Egyptian photojournalist Shawkan awarded UNESCO press freedom prize

23 April, 2018

Photojournalist Egyptian Mahmoud Abu Zeid - popularly known as Shawkan - was arrested while covering the Rabaa massacre in August 2013.

Egypt's 'shameful' campaign in Sinai risks humanitarian crisis: HRW

23 April, 2018

Human Rights Watch have amounted Egypt's 'Sinai 2018' operation to collective punishment, as residents face severe restrictions on movement, home demolitions and crippling food, water and fuel shortages.

Liverpool's Mo Salah is being exploited by Sisi's regime

19 April, 2018

Comment: The Premier League star's charitable efforts are helping fuel a propaganda campaign benefiting a corrupt president, writes Amelia Smith.

Sinai militant leader killed, says Egypt army

19 April, 2018

The leader of the Sinai branch of Islamic State, Nasser Abu Zaqul, was killed after a gunfight, the Egypt military said.

Sudan protests to UN over Egypt voting in Halayeb

18 April, 2018

Sudan has protested to the UN Security Council against Egypt, accusing Cairo of organising voting in a disputed border area during last month's Egyptian presidential election.

Egypt extends state of emergency by three months

15 April, 2018

Egypt's state of emergency has once again been extended, close to a year after the deadly bombings of two Coptic churches in Cairo.

Egypt upholds life sentence against Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie

14 April, 2018

Egyptian authorities have arrested thousands of Muslim Brotherhood leaders and members since the 2013 military coup.

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