Concerns over fate of detained researcher Patrick George

The attorney general issued a statement on Sunday denying that Patrick George was tortured. He also confirmed that investigations had been completed into the case. Patrick George...

Parliament committee approves bill to list media outlets as ‘terror entities’

The Parliament’s Legislative and Constitutional Affairs Committee has approved a bill that aims to expand the list of terrorist entities to include satellite TV channels, radio stations, social...

US stops sending sniffer dogs to Egypt, Jordan after seven died of ‘negligence’

The United States announced on Monday it has stopped sending counter-terrorism dogs to Egypt and Jordan after several of the animals died over lack of care.

Did Sisi release ex-army chief to please Egyptian generals?

Experts say the sudden release of Sami Annan, Sisi's political rival, indicates Egyptian military generals are not so sure whether the country is heading toward the...

Sisi has severely compromised Egypt’s grip over its resources

Yesterday in Washington, officials from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met to discuss the ongoing conflict surrounding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)....

Egyptian whistle-blower gets 5-year sentence in absentia

A self-exiled Egyptian businessman whose allegations of corruption against the country's military sparked rare protests has been sentenced in absentia to five years in prison for tax...

Egypt Approves Law to Grant Foreigners Egyptian Nationality Under Conditions of Investment

On Tuesday, Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly’s cabinet approved a draft decision related to Parliament’s Law 190 which would grant foreigners citizenship to...

Western correspondents get to choose when they face danger. Journalists in Egypt deal with...

Last Sunday afternoon, journalists at the Egyptian news outlet Mada Masr were working at their Cairo office when a large group of plain-clothed security personnel stormed into...

Egypt news outlet raided after report on Sisi’s son

Egypt’s security services on Sunday raided the office of Mada Masr, one of the last remaining independent media outlets in the country, in another sign of the...

Exclusive: EgyptWatch to host Mohamed Ali in London

Egypt Watch is hosting former Egyptian army contractor Mohamed Ali on his first visit outside Spain. It is a privilege to announce that we...