From Andrew Bostom: the Egyptian mob that raped and beat CBS reporter Lara Logan for thirty minutes were heard shouting Jew! Jew! image courtesy of CBS News Lara Logan, chief foreign correspondent for CBS News, was beaten and raped in Cairo during a thirty minute assault by a frenzied throng of over 200 Egyptians. According [...]
Tag Archive for Egypt
February 17, 2011
February 11, 2011
Hosni Mubarak is gone and the Egyptian military is in charge. Reuters reports that Mubarak slammed the United States in a call to former Israeli cabinet minister Binyamin Ben-Eliezer. Ben-Eliezer told INN a few days ago that “…Americans still don’t realize the extent of the catastrophe into which they have pushed the Middle East. …” [...]
February 4, 2011
This is an astounding photograph taken by @NevineZaki. In it, we see Egyptian Christians protecting Muslims during prayer: Awesome.
November 27, 2007
YouTube has suspended the account of an Egyptian anti-torture activist. Now folks, that doesn’t sound right, what with other YouTubers showing blown-up Americans. Wael Abbas account has a message saying that it is suspended. Read The Full Story At Reuters. Wael Abbas’ account at YouTube has been restored. No details about that though.
January 14, 2007
Egypt has detained an al-Jazeera reporter: BBC—A journalist working for Arabic TV news channel al-Jazeera has been arrested in Egypt for allegedly fabricating videos of police torturing suspects. …
February 4, 2006
(left) A U.S. Navy P-3C Orion takes an infrared photo of a rescue ship and a liferaft. The U.S. and Britain aided Egypt during the Al-Salaam Boccaccio 98 disaster. The U.S. sent a Navy P-3C Orion aircraft to assist in search and rescue operations. Britain sent HMS Bulwark. Strangely, Egypt initially rejected offers of assistance: [...]
July 15, 2005
Magdy El-Nashar has been arrested in Egypt: Guardian Unlimited—Magdy el-Nashar, 33, was arrested early Friday, the Egyptian official said, speaking on condition of anonymity because an official announcement of the information had not yet been made. El-Nashar, who studied at North Carolina State and Leeds University, was being interrogated by Egyptian authorities, the official said. [...]