CAIRO (AP) - Sudanese authorities have cracked down on Arabic-language foreign media working inside the country, as protests against the autocratic rule of President Omar al-Bashir enter their second month, news channels said. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 05:21:21 -0500.
CAIRO (AFP) - An Egyptian court on Sunday (Jan 20) sentenced a television host to one year in prison for interviewing a gay man last year, a judicial source said.
Straits Times. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 07:07:56 +0800.
Mohamed al-Gheiti, who has spoken out against homosexuality on several occasions, was sentenced for 'offence' which took place last year
Toyin Owoseje. The Independent. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:25:00 +0000.
CAIRO (AP) - The anti-government protests rocking Sudan for the past month are reminiscent of the Arab Spring uprisings of nearly a decade ago. ...
Hamza Hendawi. Washington Times. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:13:11 -0500.
Egyptian giants Zamalek book their place in the group phase of the African Confederation Cup after a 3-1 victory over Morocco's Ittihad Tanger in the play-offs.
BBC News. Sun, 20 Jan 2019 13:18:46 GMT.
As locals battled through the storm the skyline of Cairo was barely visible behind the cloud of orange engulfing the city, while those pedestrians who braved the winds covered their faces with masks.
Daily Mail. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 18:03:53 +0000.
As Emmanuel Macron heads to Egypt, activists are calling on the French president to address abuses at an Egyptian shipyard building battleships in partnership with a French company. ...
France 24. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:44:15 GMT.
Facts About Egypt
The Arab Republic of Egypt, located in northeast Africa, is governed by
a People's Assembly and by a President who appoints a Prime Minister and
a Cabinet. Egypt's capital city is Cairo, and its currency is the
Egyptian Pound. The primary spoken language of Egyptians is Arabic
and, in 2007, Egypt's estimated population was 80,335,000.
For more news and information about Egypt, visit this official
Egyptian government website. For detailed maps of Egypt, visit
this Egypt map website.