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#Egypt

# egypt - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Egypt say Salah won't be sidelined for more than three weeks with shoulder injury
# Prognosis
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# Prognosis

Egypt say Salah won't be sidelined for more than three weeks with shoulder injury

May 30th 2018, 5:22 PM 3,843 Views 5 Comments

Egypt’s World Cup opener falls 20 days after Salah’s tussle with Sergio Ramos.

# egypt - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Mo Salah's boots to be displayed at a British Museum ahead of Champions League final
# Pride Of Place
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# Pride Of Place

Mo Salah's boots to be displayed at a British Museum ahead of Champions League final

May 17th 2018, 9:21 PM 5,897 Views 16 Comments

The Liverpool star’s footwear has been donated to the London institution after winning the Premier League Golden Boot.

# egypt - Monday 30 April, 2018

Salah 'insulted' by ongoing image rights dispute with Egyptian FA
# Major Insult
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# Major Insult

Salah 'insulted' by ongoing image rights dispute with Egyptian FA

Apr 30th 2018, 8:34 AM 10,210 Views 10 Comments

The Reds winger appears in a team photo on Egypt’s official plane, provided by official sponsor WE – direct competitors to his own sponsor.

# egypt - Saturday 24 March, 2018

'Salah should snub Real and Barca and become a legend at Liverpool'
# In Demand
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# In Demand

'Salah should snub Real and Barca and become a legend at Liverpool'

Mar 24th 2018, 12:37 PM 13,014 Views 34 Comments

Paul Ince believes the Egyptian is in the perfect place and should reject interest from the Spanish giants to forge a legacy at Anfield.

# egypt - Friday 5 January, 2018

Tourist killed in Egyptian hot air balloon crash
# Luxor
# Luxor

Tourist killed in Egyptian hot air balloon crash

Jan 5th 2018, 2:14 PM 10,008 Views 1 Comment

Twenty people had been on board.

# egypt - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Mohamed Salah wins African Footballer of the Year
# Mo Salah Mo Awards
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# Mo Salah Mo Awards

Mohamed Salah wins African Footballer of the Year

Jan 4th 2018, 10:08 PM 7,051 Views 21 Comments

Sadio Mané and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finished second and third respectively.

# egypt - Friday 29 December, 2017

Gunman kills nine in attack on Egyptian church
# Cairo
# Cairo

Gunman kills nine in attack on Egyptian church

Dec 29th 2017, 2:13 PM 9,026 Views 47 Comments

The jihadist had been armed with an assault rifle, 150 rounds of ammunition and a bomb.

# egypt - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

British woman sentenced to three years for smuggling 290 Tramadol tablets into Egypt
# Painkillers
# Painkillers

British woman sentenced to three years for smuggling 290 Tramadol tablets into Egypt

Dec 26th 2017, 1:50 PM 42,000 Views 53 Comments

Laura Plummer says she was bringing painkillers for her boyfriend.

# egypt - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Egyptian singer sentenced to two years in prison for 'inciting debauchery' in music video
# Shyma
# Shyma

Egyptian singer sentenced to two years in prison for 'inciting debauchery' in music video

Dec 13th 2017, 9:34 AM 47,592 Views 73 Comments

“Singer Shyma presents a lesson in depravity to youths,” a local newspaper said.

# egypt - Friday 1 December, 2017

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off
# Eastern Promise
From The42
# Eastern Promise

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off

Dec 1st 2017, 4:51 PM 8,789 Views 7 Comments

The Iberian derby between Spain and Portugal is the pick of the World Cup 2018 group stage draw, with Germany starting against Mexico.

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia
# Road To Russia
From The42
# Road To Russia

Here's the full draw for next summer's Fifa World Cup in Russia

Dec 1st 2017, 4:04 PM 28,259 Views 55 Comments

Vladimir Putin addressed the audience before Gary Lineker hosted the draw in Moscow.

# egypt - Monday 27 November, 2017

Frank Lampard gives credit to Liverpool’s Salah for leaving Chelsea
# Hard Work
From The42
# Hard Work

Frank Lampard gives credit to Liverpool’s Salah for leaving Chelsea

Nov 27th 2017, 10:36 PM 9,460 Views 18 Comments

The Egypt international has scored 15 goals for the Reds this campaign across all competitions after enduring a difficult spell with the Blues.

# egypt - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Sufi muslims in Egypt to defiantly mark prophet's birthday despite mosque massacre
# WORSHIP
# WORSHIP

Sufi muslims in Egypt to defiantly mark prophet's birthday despite mosque massacre

Nov 26th 2017, 4:00 PM 10,278 Views 15 Comments

It’s widely belived the sect was targeted in the brutal attack that killed 305 peoplee.

# egypt - Saturday 25 November, 2017

'We will respond with brutal force': Death toll of horrific Egypt mosque attack rises to 305
# Egypt
# Egypt

'We will respond with brutal force': Death toll of horrific Egypt mosque attack rises to 305

Nov 25th 2017, 12:15 PM 15,880 Views 26 Comments

235 people were killed and 109 were wounded in the attack.

# egypt - Friday 24 November, 2017

At least 235 dead in horror mosque bombing as leaders condemn 'barbaric attack'
# Egypt
# Egypt

At least 235 dead in horror mosque bombing as leaders condemn 'barbaric attack'

Nov 24th 2017, 5:25 PM 119,009 Views 114 Comments

The attack took place during weekly prayers at a mosque in Egypt, police officials said.

# egypt - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Scientists discover secret chamber the size of a passenger plane inside Great Pyramid
# Egypt
# Egypt

Scientists discover secret chamber the size of a passenger plane inside Great Pyramid

Nov 2nd 2017, 12:58 PM 96,340 Views 84 Comments

The void is completely closed, which means anything inside would not have been touched for 4,500 years.

# egypt - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate has been advising him on his new life
# Peter Greste
# Peter Greste

Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate has been advising him on his new life

Oct 25th 2017, 6:10 AM 22,933 Views 89 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa arrived back in Dublin yesterday to a media-heavy welcome.

# egypt - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home
# Terminal One - Arrivals
# Terminal One - Arrivals

A media scrum and fish and chips: Ibrahim Halawa is finally home

Oct 24th 2017, 6:33 PM 37,294 Views 228 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa isn’t “going away quietly” – and his arrival at Dublin Airport today proves it.

'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin
# Back Home
# Back Home

'I'm very happy, it's great': Ibrahim Halawa has arrived home to Dublin

Oct 24th 2017, 11:59 AM 87,489 Views 522 Comments

The Dubliner has been speaking to the media at Terminal 1.

# egypt - Friday 20 October, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'
# Coming Home
# Coming Home

Ibrahim Halawa: 'Finally the day where I can see the sky without bars'

Oct 20th 2017, 4:43 PM 32,816 Views 203 Comments

The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.

'The nightmare is over': Ibrahim Halawa has been released from prison in Egypt
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

'The nightmare is over': Ibrahim Halawa has been released from prison in Egypt

Oct 20th 2017, 7:35 AM 58,269 Views 308 Comments

The 21-year-old spent more than four years in jail.

# egypt - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

Taoiseach says no date confirmed for Ibrahim Halawa's return to Ireland

Oct 4th 2017, 2:51 PM 18,235 Views 82 Comments

The family of Halawa said they want arrangements for his return to be kept Friday.

# egypt - Monday 25 September, 2017

Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Coveney 'very hopeful' Ibrahim Halawa could be home later this week

Sep 25th 2017, 9:25 AM 16,843 Views 210 Comments

Coveney hopes Halawa will be released from prison later today.

# egypt - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Government considering sending its private jet to bring Ibrahim Halawa home
# Homeward Bound
# Homeward Bound

Government considering sending its private jet to bring Ibrahim Halawa home

Sep 19th 2017, 6:12 PM 64,800 Views 264 Comments

Ibrahim Halawa was acquitted by a court in Egypt yesterday.

'You can disagree with those views but he wasn't guilty of terrorism': Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate
# Innocent
# Innocent

'You can disagree with those views but he wasn't guilty of terrorism': Ibrahim Halawa's former cellmate

Sep 19th 2017, 9:29 AM 49,843 Views 213 Comments

Peter Greste – who spent over a year in an Egyptian prison with Halawa – said that it was “wonderful” that he had been released.

'The family that never gave up': How Ibrahim Halawa's sisters kept his case alive
# Home At Last
# Home At Last

'The family that never gave up': How Ibrahim Halawa's sisters kept his case alive

Sep 19th 2017, 6:05 AM 17,209 Views 205 Comments

He spent 1,493 days in prison.

# egypt - Monday 18 September, 2017

Hopes for verdict as Halawa back in court again today
# END IN SIGHT
# END IN SIGHT

Hopes for verdict as Halawa back in court again today

Sep 18th 2017, 8:28 AM 10,653 Views 117 Comments

Halawa’s verdict was due on 28 August, however, it was adjourned until today.

# egypt - Friday 1 September, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again
# Legal Action
# Legal Action

Ibrahim Halawa's family wants the government to sue Egyptian authorities if trial is delayed again

Sep 1st 2017, 3:51 PM 24,497 Views 197 Comments

Ibrahim’s sister Somaia Halawa said she welcomed the steps taken by Leo Varadkar’s government to secure his release.

# egypt - Monday 28 August, 2017

Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa
# Egypt
# Egypt

Leo Varadkar speaks for 25 minutes with Egyptian president regarding Ibrahim Halawa

Aug 28th 2017, 7:35 PM 67,069 Views 127 Comments

The 21-year-old Irish citizen has been in jail in Egypt for over four years.

# egypt - Monday 21 August, 2017

Irish government offers support to family of Irish woman in Egypt suicide pact
# Egypt
# Egypt

Irish government offers support to family of Irish woman in Egypt suicide pact

Aug 21st 2017, 5:03 PM 21,520 Views 1 Comment

The couple died by drowning at a villa in the Hurghada area.

# egypt - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

'These are mere stories': Egyptian ambassador denies Ibrahim Halawa was tortured in prison

Aug 17th 2017, 8:17 PM 42,215 Views 135 Comments

Halawa (21) was arrested during a demonstration in 2014 in support of Mohamed Morsi who had been ousted from power in a military coup.

# egypt - Friday 11 August, 2017

At least 36 dead as two trains crash head-on in Egypt
# Alexandria
# Alexandria

At least 36 dead as two trains crash head-on in Egypt

Aug 11th 2017, 4:46 PM 7,363 Views 1 Comment

The country has a poor record of rail safety.

# egypt - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Almost four years after arrest, Halawa's lawyers have been able to defend him in court
# Egypt
# Egypt

Almost four years after arrest, Halawa's lawyers have been able to defend him in court

Aug 1st 2017, 9:24 PM 47,761 Views 222 Comments

The 21-year-old Irishman has been held in Cairo for almost four years.

# egypt - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Prosecution 'closes case' in trial of Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt
# Cairo
# Cairo

Prosecution 'closes case' in trial of Ibrahim Halawa in Egypt

Jul 25th 2017, 6:48 PM 38,169 Views 136 Comments

The 21-year-old Irishman has been held in Cairo for almost four years.

# egypt - Sunday 23 July, 2017

'A hero until the end' - Tributes paid to renowned Irish diver who died while helping another diver
# Stephen Keenan
# Stephen Keenan

'A hero until the end' - Tributes paid to renowned Irish diver who died while helping another diver

Jul 23rd 2017, 7:23 PM 73,615 Views 8 Comments

Stephen Keenan owned a freediving school in Egypt.

# egypt - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Irishman dies off the coast of Egypt
# Dahab
# Dahab

Irishman dies off the coast of Egypt

Jul 22nd 2017, 7:26 PM 25,706 Views 6 Comments

The man reportedly died in the tourist region of Dahab.

# egypt - Sunday 16 July, 2017

'Heading towards a conclusion': Trial of Ibrahim Halawa coming to a close
# Cairo
# Cairo

'Heading towards a conclusion': Trial of Ibrahim Halawa coming to a close

Jul 16th 2017, 5:57 PM 31,517 Views 156 Comments

The next hearing will be on 25 July.

# egypt - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Halawa trial adjourned for 26th time, but Coveney happy at 'progress'
# Adjourned
# Adjourned

Halawa trial adjourned for 26th time, but Coveney happy at 'progress'

Jul 9th 2017, 6:24 PM 15,063 Views 130 Comments

Defence lawyers asked for more time and an opportunity to challenge video evidence.

# egypt - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last?
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ibrahim Halawa's trial suspended for 25th time - but could the next hearing be the last?

Jul 4th 2017, 7:29 PM 26,666 Views 114 Comments

Halawa has been imprisoned in the Egyptian capital for 1,418 days – nearly four years.