Once again, Sisi excludes political detainees from presidential pardon

Political and media security sources revealed that General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi excluded detainees and prisoners in cases of a political nature from the expected political amnesty on...

Exclusive: Egypt’s coronavirus quarantine ‘chaotic,’ says doctor

On January 30 Mahmoud Khedr, a doctor at one of north Cairo’s hospitals, was surprised when a panel from the Ministry of Health asked him to travel...

Egypt: 4 detainees die of coronavirus in 48 hours

Last week, the death toll of detainees in Egyptian prisons has risen to four due to coronavirus. The number of deaths due to medical neglect has risen to seven...

Who Paul Fahmy, the new Egyptian Constitutional Court patron?

Last Wednesday, Counselor Paul Fahmy Iskandar was sworn in before Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi as head of the Supreme Constitutional Court, the country's highest judicial body.

‘The poor of the train’ exposes stark disparity between military commanders and soldiers

A video clip which sparked outrage in Egypt was circulated last week on social media of an incident that took place inside a train. The clip shows...

Between passion and indifference: How do Egyptians see the US elections and al-Sisi?

The US elections seemed to be an Egyptian affair receiving much more attention that may have exceeded the interest in Egyptian parliamentary elections that took place simultaneously.

Mohamed Mounir: Another journalist arrested in Egypt

Egyptian security forces arrested at dawn on Monday the journalist and writer Mohamed Mounir from his home in Sheikh Zayed City, west of Cairo. The family of...

Herd immunity: Has the Egyptian regime chosen a nightmare strategy?

Egyptian sources have said that the Egyptian regime has chosen the herd immunity route in the face of the emerging coronavirus. Egyptian doctors affirmed that the last...