Egypt Press Review: July 27

Youm7 press


In a new diplomatic crisis between Egypt and Turkey, Ministry of Foreign Affairs threatened to adopt escalatory measures against Ankara as a response to the comments of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The ministry also summoned the Turkish chargé d’affaires.


  • Muslim Brotherhood allocates $15 million for assassinating army and police leaders in Rabaa al-Adaweya sit-in dispersal memorial
  • 12 takfiris killed, 11 arrested and 36 houses destroyed in North Sinai: Military spokesperson
  • 7 Generals and 4,000 soldiers to fight crime and harassment in Eid al-Fitr

Al-Ahram press


Egypt is exerting intensified efforts to help Egyptians who are stuck in Libya due to fierce battles between militias.


  • From Egypt to Erdogan: do not interfere in our affairs because you are “ignorant” of them
  • Governor of Cairo: Torgoman parking is prepared for 1,800 street vendors

 Akhbar press


  •  20 suspects from Agnad Masr were referred to Criminal Court
  •  President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi congratulates Foad Maasoum for Iraq presidency
  • 98 students and senior citizens imprisoned pending investigations over assembly charges released

Al-Masry Al-Youm press

Al-Masry Al-Youm

Cairo Criminal Court started trying suspects in second Rafah massacre including Adel Habara and other 34 while the suspect were in a glass cage.


  • International financial foundations to participate in donors’ conference
  • Freedom and Justice Party spokesperson sentenced to two years and a 500 EGP ($70) fine

Al-Shorouq press


  • Two corpses of attackers in Wadi Gedid attackers identified
  • The government targets attracting $60 billion investments in donors’ conference
  • Six Muslim Brotherhood members arrested in Gharbia clashes
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