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Sisi Is Already Trying to Crush Those Anti-Government Protests in Egypt

The latest wave of protests can be linked back to ex-army contractor Mohamed Ali, who has alleged corruption at the highest levels of the Egyptian government and military.
David Gilbert
14 hours ago
egypt

Egyptians Are Furious Over Corruption Videos — and Demanding Sisi 'Get Out'

“One cannot deny that there is lots of anger and the Egyptian authorities seem shaken by it.”
David Gilbert
4 days ago
egypt

Egyptians Keep Sharing These Videos About Government Corruption and There's Nothing Sisi Can Do About It

Millions of Egyptians are enthralled by daily videos uploaded by a former military contractor who accuses President Sisi of large-scale corruption.
David Gilbert
9.11.19
egypt

Mohamed Morsi, Egypt’s First Democratically Elected President, Just Collapsed and Died in Court

Morsi, a leading figure in the Islamist Muslim Brotherhood movement, had been serving lengthy jail sentences since his ouster from power.
Tim Hume
6.17.19
egypt

Egyptians are turning to a hashtag to protest Sisi’s violent crackdown on dissent

“It could be the beginning of a social media movement.”
Menatalla Ibrahim
3.26.19
Sex

Photo of Couple Boning on Top of Pyramids Prompts International Investigation

Egyptian authorities are investigating the photo posted by a Danish photographer, Andreas Hvid, that shows him and a model bumping uglies on the Great Pyramid of Giza.
Mack Lamoureux
12.10.18
Cheese

This 3,200 Year Old Egyptian Cheese Is Cursed With a Deadly Pathogen

The cheese, made from both cow and sheep/goat milk, is contaminated with infectious bacteria.
Becky Ferreira
8.16.18
history

All Hail Hatshepsut, the Cross-Dressing Queen Turned Powerful Pharaoh

The ancient Egyptian ruler depicted herself in kingly attire as the child of Amun-Ra himself—which almost got her erased from history.
Dee Cunning
7.30.18
WTF

British Man Petitions to Drink 2,000-Year-Old 'Red Liquid' from Opened Egyptian Sarcophagus

Obviously, we should be allowed to can, carbonate and ultimately chug Egypt’s oldest bone broth.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Now People Want to Drink the Sarcophagus Juice

In "some sort of carbonated energy drink."
Lauren Messman
7.20.18
Mummies

Authorities Opened That Black Sarcophagus and Found Three Mummies Stewing in Sewage

"The sarcophagus has been opened, but we have not been hit by a curse.”
Becky Ferreira
7.19.18
Hack Back

Vigilante Hacks Government-Linked Cyberespionage Group

Earlier this month, Kaspersky published research on the so-called ZooPark group, which ran a hacking campaign towards Android devices across the Middle East. Now, a hacker has allegedly stolen ZooPark's own data and provided it to Motherboard.
Joseph Cox
5.10.18
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