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Mohamed Hassan · February, 2016

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Latest posts by Mohamed Hassan from February, 2016

24 February 2016

Egyptian Writer Ahmed Naji Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for His ‘Sexually Explicit’ Novel

Advox

Egyptian novelist Ahmed Naji has been sentenced to two years in prison for publishing a chapter of his "sexually explicit" novel in a magazine.

12 February 2016

Satirists React to Arrest of Prominent Egyptian Cartoonist Islam Gawish

Advox

Egyptian cartoonist Islam Gawish was detained briefly for running a website without a license and drawing cartoons with "political connotations." He was released after a backlash on social media.