Egypt Press Review: Nov 9
By AMIRA EL-FEKKI

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Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras met with President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi in Cairo to express support and condemn Turkey’s regional policies.

Also:

  • Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab says the parliamentary constituencies law will be presented to the Cabinet Wednesday.
  • Cairo International Film Festival launches Sunday.
  • Private newspaper editors-in-chief meet to discuss establishment of “chamber of journalism industry.”

Al-Ahram

Al-Ahram

North Sinai governor: outline for major industrial projects to be announced soon.

Also:

  • Over 60 fishermen released by Yemeni authorities will return to Egypt Tuesday.
  • Luxor International Film Festival kicks off for the first time with the participation of 10 Arab states, and will last until Nov. 12.

Al-Masry Al-Youm

Al-Masry Al-Youm

Security checkpoints increased to guarantee traffic safety, yet driver violations continue.

Also:

  • Palestinian activists pierce Israeli West Bank barrier on the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
  • Egypt’s Economic Summit of 2015 postponed to March.
  • Egypt expresses to Israel concerns over the situation at Al-Aqsa Mosque.
  • Fiscal Year 2013/2014 report: total deficit represents 12.8 percent of GDP in comparison to 13.7 percent last year.

Al-Shorouq

Al-Shorouq

Nov. 10 marks the deadline given by the Ministry of Social Solidarity for unregistered NGOs to fix legal situation.

Also:

  • The newly appointed presidential advisor for security and terrorism affairs, Ahmed Gamal el-Din, said he has started looking for the Ministry of Interior’s “Muslim Brotherhood agents.”

Al-Akhbar

Al-Akhbar

Court sentences nephew of former president Mohamed Morsi to life in prison for the alleged attempted murder of a college student who refused to participate in protests.

Also:

  • A 17-year-old boy was sentenced to six months in prison for sexually harassing a member of El-Nadeem Center for the Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence.
  • Army: 11 days of security efforts in North Sinai result in the deaths of 19 “takfiri elements” and the arrest of 200 more.
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