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Egypt Jailed 11 Men Accused Of Homosexuality

Egypt jails 11 accused of homosexuality

Cairo - An Egyptian court has sentenced 11 men accused of homosexuality to jail terms of between three and 12 years, legal sources said. The defendants were arrested in a flat in the leafy Cairo suburb of Agouza in September last year. The court ... IOL, 4 days ago
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Egypt jails 11 gay men, 4 days ago
Al Ahram

Court re-jails 25 people for protesting disputed islands

Apr. 18, 2016 22:00 CAIRO: A day after being released, a total of 25 people who protested against Egypt's handing over two disputed islands to Saudi Arabia were re-sentenced to 15 days in jail pending investigations. The protesters face ...
 Cairo Post1 week ago Egyptian prosecution frees 25 protesters arrested at rally over islands deal  Al Ahram2 weeks ago Egypt's prosecution frees 25 protesters arrested at rally over islands deal  Masress.com1 week ago

Egypt jails Facebook administrator for 3 years after unfaithful wives comments

An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced a prominent Facebook user to three years in prison with hard labour after he asserted on television that many married women in the conservative country were unfaithful. Taymour el-Sobky was arrested last month and ...
 Reuters1 month ago Egyptian Man Jailed For 3 Years Over 'Unfaithful Wives' Comments  Huffington Post1 month ago Egypt jails youth leader for three years  Business Standard1 month ago

Egypt court jails author for 2 years for 'violating morals'

today ordered the jailing of author Ahmed Naji for two years for publishing in a literary magazine a sexually explicit excerpt of his novel that prosecutors said violated public morals. Mahmoud Othman, a lawyer representing Naji, said the court also ordered ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Jailed Egyptian novelist Ahmed Naji to receive PEN award  Al-Araby Al-Jadeed4 weeks ago Egypt jails author for two years over sexually explicit novel  Reuters2 months ago

Egypt jails ex-minister 10 years for corruption

Egypt's former agriculture minister, Salah El Din Mahmoud Helal, and his office manager were sentenced to 10 years in prison each on corruption chargeson Monday. A Cairo Criminal Court also fined Helal one million Egyptian pounds ($112,613.88) and ...
 Newsroom.ng2 weeks ago Egypt Ex-Agriculture Minister Gets 10 Years for Graft  Naharnet2 weeks ago Egyptian former agriculture minister jailed for 10 years on graft charges  Masress.com2 weeks ago Egypt's ex-agriculture minister jailed 10 years for graft  Gulf News2 weeks ago

Egypt jails 70 anti-coup activists

An Egyptian court yesterday sentenced 70 anti-coup activists to prison terms ranging from five to 10 years, a legal source said. Charged with taking part in demonstrations and breaking into police headquarters in the north of the country in 2014, 11 ...
 Newsroom.ng1 week ago
Washington Post

Israel, Hamas and Egypt form unlikely alliance against Islamic State affiliate

By and William Booth , CAIRO — The Islamic State's affiliate in Egypt is staging increasingly sophisticated and daring attacks, officials and analysts say, prompting Israel, Egypt and the Palestinian militant group Hamas to form an unlikely ...
 Washington Post1 hour ago

20 Egyptians Get Life in Prison Over 2013 Storming of Jail

An Egyptian court has sentenced 20 people to life in prison for storming a prison in the Suez Canal city of Port Said in January 2013. In his Saturday ruling, Judge Mohammed Saeed Cherbany of Port Said Criminal Court said the defendants had been ...
 ABC News3 hours ago Egypt court hands harsh jail terms to dozens over Port Said prison break  Al Ahram4 hours ago

Egypt arrests dozens ahead of protests against president

Egyptian security forces have rounded up dozens of activists, journalists, and lawyers ahead of demonstrations called for April 25 against President Abdel Fattah El Sissi's policies, including the transfer of two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, ...
 Gulf Daily News22 hours ago Thousands of Egyptians Rally against Al-Sissi's Return of Islands to Saudi Arabia  Media Line4 days ago Dozens Of Arrests In Egypt Ahead Of Anti-Government Protest.  NewsofAfrica.org1 week ago Egyptian police arrest tens of people ahead of calls for April 25 protests  Al Ahram1 week ago
Capital Radio Malawi

Sisi in warning over anti-govt protests

CAIRO (BBC): Egypt\\'s president has warned against what he called attempts to destabilise the state, ahead of planned anti-government protests. In a televised address, Abdul Fattah al-Sisi said \\"evil\\" forces were conspiring against the country ...
 Frontier Post4 days ago Egypt leader warns over anti-government protests  Capital Radio Malawi5 days ago Egyptian president warns over protests  BBC5 days ago Egypt: President Sisi warns against anti-government protests  Daily Sun5 days ago
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