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...

Egypt newspaper incites murder of anti-Sisi artists – Middle East Monitor

Egyptian newspaper Al-Dustour published a photo of 6 Egyptian artists who have spoken out against the Sisi regime wishing them death “Death snatches the...

U.S. presses Egypt on alleged torture, mass arrests at U.N. review

GENEVA (Reuters) – The United States and other Western countries urged Egypt on Wednesday to investigate alleged killings and torture by its security forces and to release...

Egypt: Judges angry as Sisi’s brother gains influence

Discontent is swelling among high-ranking Egyptian judicial sources angry about the growing influence of Al-Sisi’s brother, Counselor Ahmed Al-Sisi, sources have told Al-Araby Al-Jadeed.

Egypt rights activists slam government tour of infamous Cairo prison as ‘staged’

Egypt's interior ministry has organised a tour of its most infamous prison, just days after a panel of United Nations experts warned that thousands of prisoners were...