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Sisi, Public Prosecution acknowledge protests after week of silence, 68 minors released
While protests continued to flare up on Friday, the media maintained that nothing was happening.


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Detox | Shades of meaning
Yasmine Zohdi | In another version of this story, I would remain waiting at the restaurant and you would be in jail.
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New IMF loan agreement — round 2, but without austerity measures
Beesan Kassab | The IMF wants "structural reforms and legislation that aim to reshape the economy on a deeper level"
Low pay, no social insurance, wage theft: The plight of private school teachers
The deterioration of private school teachers’ working conditions did not start with the pandemic.
Rural communities navigate a pandemic with water shortages
Mostafa Hosny | Egypt’s per capita share of water has steadily fallen for decades
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