Egypt press review Aug. 11: Missing Egyptians joined Libya’s ISIS; police after perpetrators of Ali Gomaa’s assassination attempt; 450 surveillance cameras to monitor Sharm el-Sheikh’s security

Youm7:

Youm7 front page 11 August, 2016

Youm7 front page 11 August, 2016

* Egyptians joined Libya’s ISIS, their families accused security agencies of enforced disappearance. Letters found in the Egyptians’ clothes after they were killed.

 

* Police pursue perpetrators of assassination attempt of Egypt’s ex-Mufti Ali Gomaa

 

* 420 surveillance cameras installed to follow up on security situation in Sharm el-Sheikh

 

* Government approves Tax dispute act

 

* Terrorists attacks targeting security armored vehicles in Sinai thwarted; 8 terrorists killed; conscript and civilians killed

 

* 11 newborn killed in fire broke out in a hospital in Iraq

 

 

Parlmany:

 

* Parliament speaker meets with youth members of House of Representatives and praises their role.

 

* The General Committee at the parliament decided to postpone sessions until Aug. 21.

 

* Parliament’s sub-committee of manpower announced a plan to solve Egyptian expatriates’ problems, especially workers either by sending delegations abroad or summoning representatives of expatriates’ communities to attend sessions.

 

* MP Gebaly el-Maraghy says new civil servant law is not “unfair” against employees. He addressed protesting tax employees: no need for vigils that would disrupt country’s progress.

 

 

Innfrad: 

 

* One of the accused in murdering the Shiite leader Hassan Shehata was captured in Giza

 

* Financial Ministry: subsidy cut off power has nothing to do with IMF loan

 

* Parliamentary committee: we demand closure of exchange companies to eliminate corruption

 

* Worker killed after he fell off a wooden scaffold in Gharbiya governorate

 

 

Video 7: 

 

Sherifa el-Ansary loved Um Kulthum, joined blind orchestra

 

Al-Ahram:

Al Ahram front page, 11 August, 2016

* Egyptian efforts to restore stability in South Sudan

* Cabinet decides to halt rice export

* Aswan’s High Dam is ready for “flooding” and storage sufficient for 3 years

* Germany issues “Berlin statement” to harshen terrorism law

* Egypt’s handball team meets Polish team in Rio Olympics Thursday

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