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Awamiyah under siege: Residents of Luxor village detail events after murder of Ewais al-Rawy

The Luxor village of Awamiyah has been under an effective siege for several days in the wake of the tensions and protests that engulfed the area after a police officer killed 38-year-old Ewais Abdel Hamid al-Rawy, an employee at the Luxor International Hospital and father of two children, in front …

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27 people detained in Luxor following clashes with police

The Luxor prosecution remanded 27 people into custody for four days on Saturday pending investigations into their involvement in fierce clashes between police and residents of Ashey Village. The suspects face a number of charges, including deliberately setting two police vehicles in fire, assaulting public officials, illegal arms possession, throwing …

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