UN Body examines Egypt’s Record on Civil and Political Rights

By POMED – Today marked the second and final day of the UN Human Rights Committee’s examination of the Egyptian government’s implementation of the International Covenant on [...]


Egypt: President Should Act to Unshackle Freedoms

June 1, 2021 Urgent Action Needed to Address Serious Concerns Raised by UN Rights Bodies We the undersigned 64 organizations from around the world call on the Egyptian authorities, including [...]


Less press freedom than ever in Egypt, 10 years after revolution

By Reporters Without Borders On 25 January, Egypt will mark the 10th anniversary of the revolution that toppled President Hosni Mubarak in 2011 and led to Mohamed Morsi’s election as president [...]


Ibrahim Issa calls for Christian history to be taught in schools, dreams of bright 2021

By Egypt Independent Egyptian journalist and media personality Ibrahim Issa has called for Christian history and culture to be included as part of the nation’s educational curricula, both in [...]

Egypt picks up former Dem senator to Lobby

By Julian Pecquet – ForeignLobby.com – Editors Note: Below is a brief excerpt from the article related to Egypt. Egypt: Brownstein Hyatt has added former US [...]


Christians, Others in Egypt Arrested for ‘Insulting Islam’

By Morning Star News A young Christian teacher in northeastern Egypt is facing charges of insulting Islam after he posted comments on Facebook, according to local reports. Youssef Hany of [...]


Egypt cracks down on blasphemy in wave of arrests

By Al-Monitor In the past few days, several arrest warrants have been issued for Egyptian Christians accused of insulting Islam. A young Muslim man was also detained for mocking the hosts of [...]


Why the Muslim Brotherhood Came Out of Its Hole

By Khaled Abu Toameh – Gatestone Institute – The labeled terrorist organization [Muslim Brotherhood] said, with a straight face, that it “wishes Mr. Biden, the American people, [...]


Egypt assembles bipartisan powerhouse lobbying team for post-Trump era

By Julian Pecquet – ForeignLobby.com – The Egyptian government has wasted no time preparing for the post-Donald Trump era, assembling a bipartisan powerhouse lobbying team that [...]


Egypt Security forces crack down on refugees protesting violence, harassment

By Hadeer El-Mahdawy – Mada Masr Security forces used batons and water cannons to disperse a protest by refugees in front of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in 6th of [...]