This Week in Egypt- Week 5 -2018 ( January 29-Feb 4)

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Top Headlines

  • Egypt’s elections find last-minute challenger to Sisi
  • A coalition of eight Egyptian opposition parties called for a boycott of Egypt’s presidential election
  • Egypt’s leader issues tough warning after election criticism
  • The US Department of State designates Egypt-based Hasm and Liwa Al-Thawra as terrorist groups
  • Military spokesperson denies reports that Israel carries out airstrikes in Egypt
  • Egypt unveils 4,400-year-old tomb of ancient priestess

 Main Headlines

 Monday

Tuesday

  • A coalition of eight Egyptian opposition parties and some 150 pro-democracy public figures called for a boycott of Egypt’s presidential elections
  • Upcoming election will be “Egypt’s fairest”: Sisi campaign
  • Court releases 3 defendants over charges of assaulting Hesham Genena
  • Negotiations between Egypt, Sudan and…

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