Interest in its Natural Resources Is Tearing Libya Apart

Greg Shupak discusses the failed attempt to reach a ceasefire agreement for Libya in Moscow, and the new attempt to reach an agreement in Berlin. As Turkey, the UAE, Egypt and other regional players interfere in the civil war in order to promote their natural gas interests, Libya seems as far as it ever was […]

Egypt Bans Journalist Daoud Kuttab from a Transparency Conference

Journalist Daoud Kuttab was barred from entering Egypt without being given a reason. His banning indicates the growing paranoia of the Egyptian regime in the face of mounting international criticism. The post Egypt Bans Journalist Daoud Kuttab from a Transparency Conference appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/egypt-bans-journalist-daoud-kuttab-from-transparency-conference Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this […]

Egypt’s Media Crackdown Can be Stopped

Angela Joya discusses the raid on the last independent media center in Egypt: Mada Masr. Thanks to international protest, the authorities allowed Mada Masr to re-open and resume publications. As opposition to Egypt’s President Al-Sisi continues, the government intensifies the repression of free speech. The post Egypt’s Media Crackdown Can be Stopped appeared first on […]

Renewed warnings issued about flights over Egypt's Sinai peninsula

‘The risk of operation and overflight below 25,000 feet is high,’ says the European safety regulator Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/egypt-flights-warning-easa-sinai-sharm-el-sheikh-bomb-crash-isis-a9219411.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Simon Calder