Blog entries from: Global Voices » Egypt

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July 12 2014

From Global Voices » Egypt Sat Jul 12 2014, 05:00:12

Need some summer reading material? Here's a reading list of mostly Francophone authors recommended by the GV community.

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July 8 2014

From Global Voices » Egypt Tue Jul 8 2014, 18:27:57

Arabs gloat at Brazil's humiliating defeat in the World Cup semi-finals which ended minutes ago

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July 6 2014

From Global Voices » Egypt Sun Jul 6 2014, 21:42:19

Joined by love, separated by prison walls. Mona Seif blogs about love, pain and hope, in this must-read post about about her sister Sanaa, jailed for protesting in Egypt.

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July 5 2014

From Global Voices » Egypt Sat Jul 5 2014, 15:12:18

Eleven young men were arrested in Egypt while having a late night Ramadan meal, Suhoor, and accused of illegal gathering. Noor Mattar checks out the Suhoor detainees.

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July 4 2014

From Global Voices » Egypt Fri Jul 4 2014, 20:06:40

Egyptian netizens are fuming over a price hike in fuel prices, which they say will lead to an increase in transportation, food and services costs.

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From Global Voices » Egypt Fri Jul 4 2014, 18:10:58

Tarek Amr offers a quick guide on how to bypass the Egyptian Ministry of Interior's proposal for Internet Surveillance.

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June 30 2014

From Global Voices » Egypt Mon Jun 30 2014, 13:56:08

Egyptian police came under fire after failing to act on a terror threat posted online, with the location of today's bomb explosions, which killed two officers.

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June 23 2014

From Global Voices » Egypt Mon Jun 23 2014, 08:53:18

Journalists have led the way on social media in expressing Australians' shock over the prison sentences for the Al Jazeera journalists in Egypt.

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May 29 2014

From Global Voices » Egypt Thu May 29 2014, 13:27:37

General Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi won a landslide victory, topping his only oppopent Hamdeen Sabahi, who came in third place. After three days of voting, Sisi won 93.3 per cent of the votes, Hamdeen took 3pc and 3.7pc of the votes were declared void.

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May 28 2014

From Global Voices » Egypt Wed May 28 2014, 18:15:09

Sean Jacobs writes about American author and poet Maya Angelou, who died at age 86 yesterday May 28, 2014: In 1961, Maya Angelou, already a civil rights worker, and her then partner Vusumzi Make, an exiled activist from South Africa (he was a leading Pan Africanist Congress member), moved to...

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