Tuesday , 9 March 2021

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Cairo Court sentences Sama al-Masry to one year in prison over violating morals

On Wednesday, Cairo’s Economic Court turned down an appeal filed by actress Samia Ahmed Attia Abdel Rahman, known better as for “Sama al-Masry”, against a previous court ruling sentencing her to one year in prison and a fine of LE100,000 over charges of “violating public modesty and immorality.”

Egypt welcomes US mediation to help break high-stakes deadlock over Nile dam

Motaz Zahran, Egypt’s ambassador to the United States, welcomed US and international mediation of a dangerous dispute over the Nile’s waters between Egypt and its upriver neighbor, Ethiopia. Zahran said Addis Ababa is showing “no political will whatsoever” in reaching agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), which is why …