This Week in Egypt: Week 44- 2017 (Oct 23-29)

Beginning to wonder who is asking questions whether a new approach is needed to deal with internal terrorism… or is no one asking?

Nervana

Top headlines

  • Egypt’s Sisi orders security reshuffle after attacks
  • Egypt’s Sisi appoints new chief-of-staff of the Armed Forces
  • Pentagon officials announced a $64 million contract New mobile surveillance system for Egypt’s
  • France’s Macron stresses security, not rights, with Egyptian leader Sisi 
  • Copts call for action over church closures in southern Egypt
  • MP drafts homophobic law to jail LGBT people or ‘promoters’ in Egypt

Egypt's new chief of staff

Photo via Mada Maar

Monday 

Tuesday

  • Frane’s Macron stresses security, not rights, with Egyptian leader Sisi
  • Egypt’s Second Field Army killed six high-risk militants in a crackdown on their hideout in North Sinai
  • 12 Hassm members arrested possessing weapons in Fayoum

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