Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Egypt News and Opinion Round-Up -- March 18, 2014

There's too much happening and too many good articles to wait until Friday to post them, so here they are.

10 Photos from Egypt That Will Make You Smile

51 percent are willing to vote for El-Sisi: Baseera

Egypt, why to go now

Egypt's Ancient Snark

Colours of Egypt

Egypt's Salamists: Guide and Analysis

A Ship Without a Rudder

Before talking tourism, Egypt needs to put its house in order

Egypt doctor faces trial over fatal female genital mutilation

Court upholds writer's five-year prison sentence for insulting religion

Former Egyptian General Calls Promise of Free Elections a 'Farce' (of course now he's saying his remarks were taken out of context!)

TRAILER: Mohamed Khan's Factory Girl hits cinemas this week (this film was screened at the Egyptian-European Film Festival here in Luxor earlier this year)


  1. Glad, as ever, to read your posts!
    Salaam aleikum to you, too!
    Deborah Nourse Lattimore

  2. Thank you so much for the 10 pictures to make you smile. The video at the end made me smile a lot!


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