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Gulfood 2021: Egyptian snack brands keep thriving on sweet nostalgia

Gulf News 26 Feb 2021
“One of my favourite things to do when I go back is to go to a koshk (a street vendor) to buy some candy,” Samia Khalifa, an Egyptian living in Dubai, said. These household names are produced in Egypt and principally targeted at the domestic market.

Parashat Mishpatim: Optimism and pessimism square off

The Jerusalem Post 26 Feb 2021
In short. A senior minister in the empire quarreled with another minister ... This is a battle that began at the Exodus from Egypt, when the miracles and wonders provoked reactions in the ancient world. The nations that lived in the area between Egypt and Canaan became alarmed and were afraid of the newly liberated nation of slaves ... It is cultural ... 6) ... .

'The homeland does not leave the body until the moment of death': Remembering Mourid Barghouti

The New Arab 26 Feb 2021
While living in Egypt, where he was studying English Literature at Cairo University, the 1967 Arab-Israeli War broke out, resulting in Barghouti spending the majority of the rest of his life in exile ... Here he made plans to return to Egypt and marry Ashour, which he did in 1970.

CPJ condemns Egyptian authorities’ judicial harassment of Sherif Mansour, family

CPJ 25 Feb 2021
New York, February 25, 2021—The Committee to Protect Journalists today issued the following statement in solidarity with Sherif Mansour, the Washington-based head of CPJ’s Middle East and North Africa program, his family, and all those defending human rights and press freedom in Egypt..

Hend Sabri’s ‘Ayza Atgawez’ to return on Netflix after 10 years

Arab News 25 Feb 2021
DUBAI. Egyptian-Tunisian actress Hend Sabri is set to release a new season of her 2010 comedy series “Ayza Atgawez” (“I Want to Get Married”) on the streaming service Netflix, she announced on Thursday ... View this post on Instagram ... You ask me a lot about her ... She then moved to Egypt, where she got married and currently lives, to expand her outreach.

Why Egypt Needs a Monkey Sanctuary

Egyptian Streets 23 Feb 2021
In Egypt, there are entire markets with hundreds of these monkeys living in dire conditions. We hope that this sanctuary will bring awareness to the plight of monkeys that are living in unfit conditions across Egypt, inspiring more organizations to learn how to rescue these intelligent, loving creatures.

Tamer Amin is not the only racist in Egypt

Middle East Monitor 23 Feb 2021
I am also an Egyptian citizen, born in the 1980s, and am convinced that to be an Egyptian and live in Egypt under this military rule is an affliction that I ask God to relieve us from ... What Tamer Amin said was a crime against people who represent a majority of the population of Egypt, including those in Upper Egypt and the farmers in the villages.

Sisi's 'less than one' child per family to tackle population growth is a surprise

Middle East Monitor 23 Feb 2021
"Less than one" was the phrase used by Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in a live speech last week, which prompted a wave of criticism within Egypt and beyond ... the lack of economic growth to keep pace with the population increase; the decline of human resources; and the imbalance in the geographical distribution of the population across Egypt.

Germany begins trial of alleged Egyptian spy

The New Arab 23 Feb 2021
"There are indications that Egyptian services are trying to recruit Egyptians living in Germany for intelligence purposes through their visits to Egyptian diplomatic missions in Germany and their trips to Egypt," German daily Bild reported at the time ... Last year, Germany approved $330 million in arms sales to Egypt.

Clark Moreno Sr.

El Campo Leader-News 23 Feb 2021
12, 2021. He was born on Sept ... He later worked with fishing tools as a petroleum expert for Napesco which led him overseas to Cairo, Egypt ... While living overseas in Egypt some of his favorite places to visit were The Red Sea, The Nile River and Matrouh located along the Mediterranean Sea ... as a living tribute, please visit Tribute Store ....

In Rare Visit to Jerusalem, Senior Egyptian Minister Meets With Israeli Premier to Discuss Regional Energy

The Algemeiner 22 Feb 2021
There is a new era of peace and prosperity for the region with the Abraham Accords,” he continued, adding, “This began of course with the historic peace treaty between Egypt and Israel, but now it is becoming something that can better the lives of all the people in economic ...

New book traces the history of graphic design in the Arab world: 'It's important to document our own history'

The National 22 Feb 2021
They relied on interviews with many of the artists featured in the book, and took research trips to Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan, Syria and Morocco. The authors were also stunned to find that many Arab graphic designers live and work in the diaspora, and travelled to meet these artists in the UK and France.

Handicraft exhibition shows diverse Egyptian heritage 22 Feb 2021
Under the title "Egypt speaks via crafts" and inaugurated by the Egyptian Minister of Social Solidarity Nivine El-Kabbag, the exhibition gathers handicrafts, Nubian and Sinai sculptures, Siwa Oasis dates, and embedded leather from Shalateen ... in Egypt as a guest of honor.