A television host in Egypt was sentenced to one year of “hard labor” behind bars after interviewing a gay man on a privately owned TV network. Mohammed el-Gheiti was fined 3,000 Egyptian pounds ($167) for “promoting debauchery and homosexuality” on his LTC TV show “Wake Up” in an August 2018 episode, according to Egypt’s state-run...
Egypt's blue-chip shares rose on Monday,
bolstered by financial stocks, while Saudi Arabia reversed early
losses as most of its banks gained.
Egypt's blue-chip index rose 0.9 percent with its
largest bank, Commercial International Bank
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s chief of staff took to Twitter Thursday to explain her top-secret trip to a war zone in Afghanistan after President Trump postponed the trip by refusing to let her use a military plane. “This weekend visit to Afghanistan did not include a stop in Egypt,” Drew Hammill wrote on Twitter, correcting...
U.S. President Donald Trump told House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday that her trip to Belgium, Egypt and Afghanistan had been postponed over the partial government shutdown that has run into its 27th day.
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