251 journalists in prisons worldwide – CPJ
The number of female journalists behind bars increased, with 33 imprisoned globally.
AFREXIMBANK opens virtual platform for information on African trade
The new platform was opened to run as part of the forthcoming intra-African Trade Fair (IATF 2018) in Cairo, Egypt next month.
Khashoggi’s disappearance: Saudi Govt appreciates supporting nations
Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates have sided with Saudi Arabia.
Egypt court sentences 17 to death over church attacks
The court sentences another 19 to life imprisonment
UN condemns Egyptian death sentences on Muslim Brotherhood
Security forces killed up to 900 mostly unarmed Muslim Brotherhood members in the massacre in 2013.
Three injured as car explodes in central Cairo –Official
An explosion destroyed a car near a bridge in central Cairo on Monday after a collision, leaving three people injured, Health Ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said.
Shark kills tourist swimming in waters off Egypt
A Czech tourist was killed by a shark while swimming in the Red Sea off the coast of Egypt, authorities said Sunday.
Zoo paints stripes on donkey to make visitors think it’s a zebra
A newly opened animal sanctuary in Cairo, Egypt allegedly painted stripes on a donkey in order to fool visitors into thinking the animal was a zebra.
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