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· July, 2007

Stories about Egypt from July, 2007

Arabeyes: Muslim Brotherhood Egyptian Blogger Vanishes

Egyptian blogger Ahmed Saad Domah has vanished, according to the Blogger's Observatory, which has been set up to monitor the arrests and harassments bloggers and online writers in the Arab...

Arabeyes: Singers Banned in Syria and Terrorist Arabs at All Airports

A number of female Arab singers have been banned from singing in Syria - to put a limit to moral corruption. In another development, Arabs seem to be targeted at...

Egypt: Water Problems

Egyptian Baheyya writes about water shortages and the problems they cause in Giza, Egypt.

Palestine: The Plight of Women

Instead of the usual political banter, this week's view into the Palestinian blogosphere will focus on women - join Jillian York for a glimpse into what female bloggers (or those...

Egypt: Present for Tunisians

Egyptian Zeinobia has a present for her Tunisian readers here.

Egypt: Soccer Counters Terrorism, Blogger Helps Drug Addict, Blogging Egypt's History and More

In this week's round-up from Egypt there are so many intertwined stories. One blogger is asking: what is the relation between soccer and terrorism? We also have an interesting story...

Lebanon: One in Three Want to Leave

Issandr El Amrani, who blogs from Egypt, tells us why one in three Lebanese wants to leave his county.

Arabeyes: Internet War Continues in Egypt

After harassing, questioning and detaining bloggers, the war on the Internet continues in Egypt, this time attacking where it hurts most - the pocket! This is how Egyptian bloggers react...

“Following the release of the ‘Benghazi Six,’ Bulgarian president Georgi Parvanov has pardoned and released them. He’s also granted citizenship to the Palestinian among them,” reports Elijah Zarwan from Egypt.

Egypt: The July 23 Revolution

Zeinobia from Egypt talks about the July 23 Revolution, from her perspective here.

Arabeyes: Online Democracy, Water Conservation and Crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood Activists

This week's Arabic translation has good and bad news. On the good side is a pioneering scheme by Jordan to publish draft laws online and give people the chance to...

Egypt's Torture Kit

D.B. Shobrawy, from Egypt, introduces us to Egypt's torture kit.

Israel: Gazans Protest Border Closure

Desert Peace from Israel says the people of Gaza are rising against the closure of borders with Egypt.

Egypt: Traffic, Religion and 9/11

Traffic, religion and 9/11 rumours are the topics of Elijah Zarwan‘s latest post.

Egypt: New Heir

A new possible heir to the Egyptian throne is due in seven months, writes Zeinobia.

Egypt: Another Letter from Imprisoned Blogger, Two bloggers Released, Co-blogging gets Popular and More

In this week's round-up from Egypt imprisoned blogger Karim Amer sends another letter from prison expressing his loneliness and feelings of injustice, the bloggers who were arrested this week were...

Egypt: Metro Bombing

Zeinobia from Egypt brings us the latest on a scheme to bomb her country's metro system.

Egypt: Sex Ads on the Increase

Egyptian Zeinobia expresses her annoyance with sex pests and advertisements here.

Egypt: Violence Against Women

Egyptian Ha Ana Za writes about the status of women in Egypt.

Egypt: An Insight Into Protests

Egyptian Baheyya gives us an insight into protests in Egypt.

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